Stevie Baggs Jr. is a three-time All-American and a graduate of Bethune Cookman University. Many know him for his athletic career in the NFL and CFL. Recognized as the only athlete to play for 11 professional football teams, Baggs accounts how his experience prepared him for a purpose beyond the stadium with his newly released book, titled Greater Than the Game.
Since his 10 years in football, Baggs has empowered the youth and adults nationwide with motivational speaking, was honored as the City of Atlanta’s Health & Wellness Ambassador by Mayor Kasim Reed, and has celebrated the CETA Foundation’s 11th year of service to risk communities. He is also Young Living Essential Oils Ambassador.
If you have never witnessed him on the field or in your community, you may have spotted him on television shows like Tyler Perry’s, For Better or Worse (Season 3), or the USA network’s, Necessary Roughness. Next, be on the look out for Baggs on the big screen in Focus with Will Smith, coming spring 2015
Mr. Determined, you have always stayed focused on reaching your goals no matter what the obstacle was in your career. Never quitting until you reached the mountain top of that goal.Barrin Simpson
When I first started training with Stevie, I was blown away by his strength and athleticism. I couldn’t understand why he hadn’t achieved success on the field on the highest level. My only conclusion was this: He is greater than the game.Marco Borges
Stevie Baggs Jr. is one of the classiest young men that I’ve ever met. He is wise beyond his years and one tremendously gifted football player…Larry Little