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What Ben's contract extension could look like

Discussion in 'Steelers Talk' started by steelersrule6, Jan 10, 2019.

  1. steelersrule6

    steelersrule6 Well-Known Member

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  2. SteelerGlenn

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  3. Clive From PIT

    Clive From PIT

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    Interesting read on how the money is manipulated. And geez, do these guys make scads of money!
     
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  4. GB_Steel

    GB_Steel Well-Known Member

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    Yeah man, $190mil!!! Daaaaaang...
     
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  5. steel machine

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    No wonder a certain running back could walk away from 16 million without batting an eyelash.
     
  6. sjromano

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    Let's get real - *any* of these players, stars or not, (with the right money manager) could walk away from any deal and live well for the remainder of their lives. It's only the fools that go bankrupt after earning $$millions$$.
     
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  7. Blast Furnace

    Blast Furnace Staff Member Mod Team

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    Most be a lot of fools in the NFL :lolol:

    Don't remember the % but the number of players that go broke a few years after retiring is shocking.
     
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  8. sjromano

    sjromano Well-Known Member

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    And has nothing to do with "not having enough money". As I said, fools. They are foolish with their money because they've never been taught how to deal with fame/fortune.

    Yes, there are a lot of fools in the NFL, MLB, NBA, you name it.
     
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