The first drop from our LIVE SFMA Groundskeeper Chat and Tiger Turf Talk collaboration features an All-Star cast of NFL head groundskeepers. Drew Miller hosts and moderates an insightful conversation that highlights where our playing surfaces are headed in the NFL and the experience of bringing our talents all around the world.

Here's what you'll hear in this week's Groundskeeper Chat:

  • The science behind the scenes of an NFL groundskeeper gig 
  • The NFL International Series Games  
  • The camaraderie and special nature of the NFL side of the sports turf industry 
  • Highlights from the 2022 season
  • Lastly, preparing the next generation of NFL groundskeepers 

A little bit more about our guest:

Our four panelists are all at the top of their game in the NFL. Their innovations on the field is changing the landscape of our industry and the conversations surrounding the position of a groundskeeper. Danny Losito is the Manager of Sports Fields and Conversions for The Carolina Panthers. Nick Pappas is Head Groundskeeper for the NFL  International Series. Ryan Bjorn is the Field Superintendent at Gillette Stadium and training facilities for the New England Patriots/Revolution. Lastly, Travis Hogan is the Head Groundskeeper for the Kansas City Chiefs. 

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