Derrick Tatum is the founder of Elite Talent Football Academy, a company that helps mold athletes and make them become better men in the community. Derrick Tatum was All-State in 2 positions, Safety and Running Back and High School All-American. He went on to play at the University of Kentucky. He also played in the NFL for Tennessee Titans, and Seattle Seahawks, and Arena ball For New York Dragons and the Georgia Force. He has been coaching for the last 10 years. He has helped develop athletes into Elite players, while mentoring these young men to become successful in life. His Motto is, “In order to be the best you have to train to be the best”. He focuses on the fundamentals and techniques of playing football, and acting with respect and integrity outside of football.