Transition Sports, Rodney McLeod & Jen Abrams Style Host NFL Draft Party At In Riva In Philadelphia

Philadelphia Eagles safety Rodney McLeod hosted NFL Draft gifting suite in Philadelphia. Photo Credit: Transition Sports

While the NFL Draft was the key focus in Philadelphia last week, there were ample opportunities for folks to unwind through networking and more.

On Wednesday April 26, Kelly Drive’s In Riva Restaurant was the place to be as Transition Sports’ Don Povia, fashion stylist Jen Abrams and Philadelphia Eagles safety Rodney McLeod hosted a VIP NFL Draft Happy Hour and Deck Party.

The private, outdoor happy hour and meet-up featured a VIP players lounge with fashion brands curated by athlete and celebrity stylist Jen Abrams, audio gear provided by Altec Lansing and more.

2017 NFL Draft Party Hosted by Rodney McLeod from Transition Sports & Entertainmen on Vimeo.


Philadephia Eagles safety Rodney McLeod and RESPECT Magazine’s Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson chatting at In Riva’s gifting suite. Photo Credit: Eric Salvary Boomtown FM

Everybody and their momma and their momma’s momma were in attendance at the gifting suite including Philadelphia Eagles legend Donovan McNabb.

Other notables included:

Keith Bullock, DJ Yoda Nate Washington, Rodney McLeod, C.J. Smith, Aaron Grymes, Marcus Smith, Phaidra Knight, Chordale Booker, TV personality and chef Brian Duffy, Good Day Philadelphia’s Mike Jerrick and Alex Holley, Tanoh Kpassagnon and Anthony Cioffi.


Gifted clothing included streetwear from:  

Schuyler 4 showroom, Haupt, Alberto, Carl Gross, Icer brands, Brooklyn cloth, Mitchell and Ness, Stance socks, Taylord Blue, Frigo, Lids, Mental Ambition,, Orange cryotherapy, Umbel , Altec.




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About Brandon Robinson

Brandon 'Scoop B' Robinson is a managing editor and columnist at RESPECT Magazine. Follow him on Twitter: @ScoopB and Instagram: @Scoop_B. As a 12 year old, he was a Nets reporter from 1997-1999, co-hosting a show called Nets Slammin' Planet with former New Jersey Net Albert King and Nets play-by-play man Chris Carrino. He's also been a writer and radio host at CBS and a staff writer at The Source Magazine. He's a graduate of both Eastern University and Hofstra University. You can catch him daily on the Scoop B Radio Podcast. Visit to listen. For inquiries and to contact Brandon 'Scoop B' Robinson visit