Aldon Smith Is Paying $661K To Play Football This Season

According to everyone’s favorite NFL insider Adam Schefter, 49ers DE Aldon Smith won’t make a single dollar this season. In fact, due to a large number of fines, he owes the team because of his off-the-field troubles, Smith will actually be paying San Francisco $661,000.

49ers LB Aldon Smith might be first player to not only not be paid during season but to pay to play – $661,000. pic.twitter.com/tFMg1LWOBH

— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 9, 2014

What if I told you that an NFL player had to pay over half a million dollars to play football, due to a long list of transgressions:

  • DUI (Alcohol)
  • 3 Felony Counts of Illegal Possession of An Assault Weapon
  • DUI (Weed)
  • 1 Count of Claiming To Have A Bomb At An Airport

Would that shock you? Nope, not shocking at all.

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