Athletes Are Overpaid

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Athletes Are Overpaid By:Sami Adams-Brown Imagine walking out of your boss’s office just signed a contract for 25 million dollars for playing 5 years of baseball. There is one problem though, you don’t know how to manage finances. Many athletes are in this position. Professional athletes are overpaid. Athletes are to financial irresponsible to get paid that much money. One example is 78% NFL players go bankrupt after only two years of retirement. Also they have no financial experience because they are in their early 20’s and this is their first real job besides maybe stocking shelves at a grocery at store. Besides 60% NBA players go bankrupt too. Athletes are just to financially irresponsible. Sports are just form of entertainment and
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