“I kept going through the stages of grief and trying to accept the reality. So it really honestly didn’t hit me until I was driving home after playing four seasons in the Arena League and I drove from St. Louis all the way to Los Angeles and my car by myself without the radio on just me and my thoughts and that’s when it was like wow, this is really over but it was over four years prior to that in reality.” – Jabari Smith
In episode 64, of The 9INE POINT Started With A Dream Podcast, Jacolby Gilliam talks with former Texas Tech Defensive Back and founder of the professional athlete Jabari Smith. In this episode, Jabari shares a lot about his time as an athlete and when he realized his dream of making the NFL was not going to become a reality. Jabari Smith explains the processes he went through healing and reshaping his identity to become the athlete his is today helping other athletes find their path.
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