Do NFL Players Care More About Their Paychecks Than Other Athletes?

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About 70 per cent of the players in the NFL are “paycheck guys.”That’s the discouraging word from an anonymous NFL player who wrote a guest column for ESPN The Magazine.

“The majority of the guys — I’d say probably close to 70 per cent — are in the game only for the money. They don’t care about winning,” writes the player, who’s identified only as an NFL star.

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