Marshawn Lynch offers monetary recommendation to younger NFL gamers
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The Seattle Seahawks operating again desires his youthful mates within the NFL to deal with their funds so that they’ll have the ability to take pleasure in retirement when the time comes.
Lynch, who is legendary for saying, “I am simply right here so I will not get fined,” at information conferences, was extra talkative following the Seahawks’ 28-33 playoff loss to the Inexperienced Bay Packers.
“This can be a weak time for lots of those younger dudes, you are feeling me? They do not be taking good care of their rooster proper … So whereas y’all in it proper now, deal with y’all’s our bodies, deal with y’all’s rooster, deal with y’all’s psychological. As a result of, look, we ain’t lasting that lengthy,” he mentioned.
Sports activities Illustrated reported that 78% of NFL gamers additionally go bankrupt or are underneath monetary stress inside two years of retirement and 60% of Nationwide Basketball Affiliation gamers are broke inside 5 years of leaving the game.