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Vince Young broke

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by RS12, Sep 18, 2012.

  1. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl U.N.I.T.Y Staff Member

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    Vince Young ‏@VinceYoung
    It’s a shame to see people revel in and rally around negativity in the media but I guess it’s to be expected. Yes, I need a job, who doesn’t

    Yes, I want to be out there playing the game I love and earning a paycheck, who wouldn't?

    We are working to rectify some unfortunate finical losses, which stemmed from betrayal by those I trusted most.

    But these rumors are disheartening & just untrue . I’ll keep pushing through regardless. God Bless. Trill
     
  2. CanadianCowboysFan

    CanadianCowboysFan Lightning Rod

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    That is kind of a paternalistic. If they want to blow all their money, isn't that their right?
     
  3. CanadianCowboysFan

    CanadianCowboysFan Lightning Rod

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    I would hope that if you invested 26 million, you would get better than a less than 1% return on your money. If that is all you are getting, might as well just put it under your mattress.
     
  4. joseephuss

    joseephuss Well-Known Member

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    Yes, but it can also benefit the NFL itself to be a bit paternalistic. Image can mean a lot for the NFL. Being seen as an organization that looks out for its own only helps their image. It certainly won't hurt it.
     
  5. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    And there were folks on this board that thought Vince Young was a superior choice to Tony Romo.


    Amazing.
     
  6. Supercowboy1986

    Supercowboy1986 Well-Known Member

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    :lmao2: like who!??!?!?!
     
  7. Cowboys&LakersFan

    Cowboys&LakersFan Benched

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    Really? :laugh2:
     
  8. burmafrd

    burmafrd Benched

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    there are things called taxes you know.

    or maybe you don't
     
  9. CanadianCowboysFan

    CanadianCowboysFan Lightning Rod

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    since your tax is probably not more than 33% in the US, at most he would make $300,000.00 which is still barely over 1%. He would still just as well by sticking it in his mattress.
     
  10. ninja

    ninja Numbnuts

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    And Jamarcus Russell if memory serves me correct.:)
     
  11. WPBCowboysFan

    WPBCowboysFan Well-Known Member

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    Lets hope he wasnt hustled out of 26 million over a few steaks :lmao2: :lmao2: :lmao2:
     
  12. TheCoolFan

    TheCoolFan Well-Known Member

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    Vince Young loves to drink Melon Balls :laugh2::laugh2:
     
  13. WPBCowboysFan

    WPBCowboysFan Well-Known Member

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    26 million guaranteed - did he get any unguaranteed money in addition?

    Thats a lot of melon balls.
     
  14. burmafrd

    burmafrd Benched

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    well I guess you forgot that he would not have gotten the whole $26 million anyway; even with tax shelters he probably only got about $15 million between federal and state taxes.
     
  15. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    Someone who once got $26 mil guaranteed?
     
  16. dogberry

    dogberry Well-Known Member

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    Maybe he should have asked Carson Palmer for advice.
     
  17. Rack Bauer

    Rack Bauer Federal Agent

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    What was so "Infamous" about that TD? (Unless you're a USC fan).



    Join the club, Vinny.

    There are options out there. Join the army or something Vinny, and quit crying.
     
  18. newlander

    newlander Well-Known Member

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    scoring in the single digits on your Wunderlic does matter? Maybe not on the field but certainly OFF the field: poor judgement and generally stupid equal bankruptcy. I don't revel in it the way some do on here but in the end: let him get a real job. He had his chance and blew it.
     
  19. Blackspider214

    Blackspider214 Well-Known Member

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    Yep you are definitely right. It was only infamous to the USC fans. Did not mean a thing to UT at all. Sure no one even remembers that play or who Vince even is.
     

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