â†µAnyway, no story from the signing was better than the one of the 78,000,001st dollar bill in the deal: â†µâ†µ
â†µâ‡¥JERRY'S DOLLAR: The Cowboys owner approached Ware on Monday after the new contract extension was finalized. It's a six-year, $78 million deal that guarantees him at least $40 million, running through the 2015 season, and making him the highest-paid Cowboy ever. â†µâ‡¥â†µ
â†µâ‡¥"He gave me this,'' Ware told me as he pulled from his pocket a crinkled $1 bill. "Read it.'' â†µâ‡¥â†µ
â†µâ‡¥ On the dollar, Jones had written: â†µâ‡¥â†µ
â†µâ‡¥"THIS IS MY LAST OFFER. YOUR [sic] GREAT. JERRY JONES'' â†µâ‡¥â†µ
â†µSpelling error aside, is this not exactly how you'd expect a Jerry Jones negotiation to go? Also: Is it entirely out of the question that a man who built a stadium like the new one for the Cowboys is routinely using money as scrap paper? â†µâ†µ
â†µ(H/T to SB Nation) â†µâ†µ
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