First and Gold: 50 Years in The Business of Football [infographic]

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It’s the business of football. 50 years of it. What are the best and worst contract negotiations ever? Check out this First and Gold infographic. Enjoy.

aNewDomain — As soon as the Super Bowl is over we’re all going to be weighing in on free agents, top earners and athlete contract negotiations. Every year, new contract records are broken, and this year probably won’t break that trend. To get a leg up on the anticipation, check out the infographic below. It outlines fully 50 years of highs and lows in the business of football.


Infographic courtesy: Icertis

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