Kansas Metropolis Chiefs TE Travis Kelce, San Francisco 49ers TE George Kittle and former NFL TE Greg Olsen are set to host over 40 NFL tight ends for the inaugural Tight Finish College summit in Nashville, Tennessee this week.
The summit will run Wednesday by way of Friday at Lipscomb Academy in Nashville. The mission of the summit is to assist unite the tight ends, one of the vital various positions within the league, below a standard purpose of bettering and advancing the place. It’s related in idea to Von Miller’s Move Rush Summit or Lane Johnson’s OL Masterminds Summit. They’re getting among the finest and the brightest gamers within the league collectively to collaborate and be taught from one another.
The gamers in attendance may have various actions going down over the three-day interval. These actions will vary from movie examine to on-field work. They’ll get an opportunity to change concepts and theories in regards to the place group, masking tasks like receiving, route-running, pass-blocking, and run-blocking. They’ll even host a camp for the Boys & Women Membership, giving various kids a once-in-a-lifetime alternative to get lively with a gaggle of NFL stars.
Various sponsors are serving to the gamers placed on the occasion — together with Bud Mild, Charmin, Bose, Physique Armor and Nike. They’ll additionally assist these gamers elevate cash for charity in the course of the three-day occasion.
If the summit goes properly and proves to be productive, it might grow to be one thing that’s placed on yearly by the trio of Kelce, Kittle and Olsen. Initially, they solely anticipated 20 or so gamers to attend, however it’s already grown bigger than they might have imagined. There may be even potential for progress in future years to incorporate extra NFL gamers on the tight finish place.