Injury: Why Athletes Get Paid

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I agree with the writer Mark Singletary. I believe athletes get paid what they deserve. They need the money just in case they get a severe injury. When the fans come to see the athletes play the franchise increases paying the athletes more money. The owners don’t have to worry about the pay because they are payed by the sponsors and the ticket buyers. The athletes injuries are often expensive and can end their season or career. Treating an injury can often be expensive. Treating severe injuries can cost thousands of dollars and they are quite common in sports. Some injuries can end an athlete's season causing them less pay. Severe injuries can end an athlete's career such as a severe concussion or a ruptured achilles. That is one reason athletes
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