A Partner at Athletes First, one of the preeminent sports agencies in the country, Ryan oversees all creative operations of the firm while representing several top NFL athletes. Ryan created and developed the Athletes First Marketing department which has secured over $100m worth of Marketing & Endorsement deals for clients and is one of the key liaisons between Athletes First and their minority partner, Dentsu.

In 2018, Ryan co-founded GOAT Farm Media to assist athletes with the development and production of athlete-owned content. He recently served as an Executive Producer on Destination Dallas and Tua.


A record-setting receiver at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Scotty was drafted in the 7th round by the New York Jets. After suffering multiple knee injuries in his 2 seasons with the team, McKnight quickly transitioned into entertainment, selling an original series concept to CBS Studios as well as writing episodes for CSI: Cyber.

In 2018, Scotty co-founded GOAT Farm Media in order to provide a platform for athletes to create, control, and monetize their content. Scotty is responsible for managing all facets of the business, including the sale and production of projects such as Destination Dallas, Next Level, 4th and Forever, and Tua.