Rod is passionate about football, having played tight end at both the collegiate and professional levels. His pro career spanned five years in the NFL with New England, Buffalo, and Philadelphia, as well as with NFL Europe’s Scottish Claymores. He played college ball at South Carolina under legendary coach Lou Holtz. Rod came to VICIS having already helped launch multiple products specifically designed to reduce the risk of head injuries in sports.

 “I’m excited to be part of a talented team whose sole focus is providing an advanced solution for head protection and player safety. It’s great to be involved with a company that really cares about player safety and wants to make the great game of football even better!”