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Willie McGinest

"If you stay ready,
you don’t have to get ready."

Fight On!

About Me


  • All American
  • All Pac-10 honors three years in a row
  • Lombardi award finalist
  • B.A. Degree in Public Administration


  • Selected in the first round (fourth overall) by The New England Patriots
  • Super Bowl Champion 2002, 2004, 2005
  • NFL record-Most playoff sacks in a game (4.5)
  • NFL record-Most career sacks in the post season (16)
  • Inducted to New England Patriots Hall of Fame (2015)


  • Studio Commentator
  • Behind the scenes player interviews
  • Field side play by play analyst

My Blog

Students and Athletes: The Social Media Dilemma

Students and Athletes: The Social Media Dilemma by Willie McGinest Social media accounts are one of the best ways for students and athletes to network, market themselves and kick-start careers. Visibility on platforms like Twitter, LinkedIn, … Read More

The battle for Los Angeles is upon us

The battle for Los Angeles is upon us. By Willie McGinest And no, I’m not talking about the 2011 sci-fi movie of the same name. I’m talking about a fight for the hearts of L.A. residents between the Los Angeles Rams – the city’s prodigal-son … Read More

Me In The Community

  • Building Hope
  • Building Opportunity
  • Building Infrastructure
  • Creating Community
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  • Instilling Trust
  • Instilling Respect
  • Instilling Pride
  • Creating Leaders
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