Darrelle Revis Is Just as Greedy as He Should Be

March 11, 2015   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Darrelle Revis is a mercenary. That's what people say.
All he cares about is the cash. Captain Money Grab.
Knock, knock.
Who's there?
Da Hell?
Da Hell who?
Da Hell, Darrelle, leave some money for the rest of us.
You've heard it. You'll hear it. Darrelle Revis is greedy, selfish, only cares about winning if he can also get paid, and did I mention greedy?
Well, good. Good for him. What Revis did was work the system with ruthless efficiency, the way owners do when they make money. The way coaches do when they get paid. The way networks do when they charge $8 million for a 60-second Super Bowl ad. The way teams do when they charge $6 for a damn hot dog.
Everyone gets paid. Many people are selfish. Capitalism is extremely American and no football player, maybe in history, has both understood and capitalized on his value more than Revis. Good for him. Good. For. Him.
I wish all NFL players were as financially ruthless as Revis. If they were, ...

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