If Marshawn Lynch Suspended for DUI Could Lose $17 Million | Robert Littal Presents BlackSportsOnline

If Marshawn Lynch is Suspended for DUI Could Lose $17 Million

by Robert Littal | Posted on Friday, July 20th, 2012
Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookEmail this to someoneShare on RedditShare on Google+

Losing $17 million or calling a cab?

It seems like a no brainer, but it wasn’t for Marshawn Lynch and that decision might cost him big time.

An NFL executive tells ESPN’s Ross Tucker a suspension for conduct detrimental or substance abuse defaults Marshawn Lynch’s four-year, $31 million contract and voids guaranteed money. If true, it was a prudent move by Seattle, realizing the suspension risk inherent in locking up a player who had already run afoul of the league’s personal conduct policy. The contract Lynch signed in March contains $17 million in guarantees.

About the Author

Founder of BlackSportsOnline and BonaFide Media. @BSO. Email Robert

Leave a comment

XHTML: You can use these html tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Current ye@r *


BlackSportsOnline
BSO Privacy Policy