If you follow Cam Newton on Instagram, then there may be a time or two where there’s some confusion around what his Instagram caption actually says. But one thing that is not up for debate is the NFL player’s bag. In a recent Instagram post from Boardroom, the quarterback discussed his rookie deal as the most money he had ever seen at that time. Over the course of his career, Newton has made over $133 million.
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This NFL player just made the ultimate game-winning touchdown! According to Blavity , Russell Okung just became one of the NFL’s highest-paid players after requesting that his salary be paid in Bitcoin. The Carolina Panthers offensive tackle’s initial cryptocurrency investment has now skyrocketed to $21 million thanks to his request. He is the first player in the NFL to receive his payout via Bitcoin — the growing popular cryptocurrency that allows users around the world to buy, sell and exchange money in the form of digital coins, per Forbes. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Russell Okung (@russellokung) Currently, Bitcoin is not regulated by banks or the federal government since it’s decentralized and void of third-party oversight. It was May 2019 when Okung made his request simple and straightforward. Pay me in Bitcoin. — OKUNG (@RussellOkung) May 14, 2019 “Pay me in Bitcoin,” wrote the Carolina Panther via Twitter. Looks like that was the best decision he...
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