Saquon Barkley signs with Jay Z's sports-management group

Saquon Barkley signs with Jay Z's sports-management group

The agency, which has been in business for almost five years, has worked with some of the top running backs out of college including the Rams' Todd Gurley, who went 10th overall in 2015, and Jaguars' Leonard Fournette, who was selected fourth overall out of LSU just last year.

Writer Steve Silverman has the Dolphins drafting running back Saquon Barkley out of Penn State.

This marks three out of the past four years that Jay Z's sport agency has signed one of the top running back prospects.

"After lots of thought, prayer and conversation with those closest to me, I have made a decision to forgo my senior season and enter the NFL Draft", Barkley said in a statement.

"Excited to share that I've signed with Kim Miale of Roc Nation Sports". The Browns own the first and fourth overall selections in this year's NFL Draft. Prosise, who was picked 90th by the Seattle Seahawks.

Barkley has a good chance to be the highest draft pick Roc Nation has ever represented.

Barkley rushed for over 1,000 yards in each of his three seasons at Penn State.

According to Darren Rovell, Barkley and his family were invited to Jay Z's home in Los Angeles this week, where the two talked about his business future.

Roc Nation has only been around for five years and has signed some of the biggest names in sports, including Rams RB Todd Gurley, Jags RB Leonard Fournette, Cowboys WR Dez Bryant, Steelers WR JuJu Smith-Schuster, Chargers LB Melvin Ingram, and Dolphins DT Ndamukong Suh.

"I still think it's in our best interest to have more than one guy", Gase said to reporters last week.

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