Found May 19, 2013 on It's Always Sunny in Detroit:
PLAYERS: Joe Flacco
TEAMS: Baltimore Ravens
Newsflash: Professional athletes are handsomely compensated.  Many men (and some women) are making many many dollars playing games meant for kids, old people (golf and tennis) and big lugs (boxing).  Some deserve it, others don’t.  Some are paid more for what they have done (ARod, Jeter) than what they’re going to do (Durant, King Felix). Either way, it’s interesting to check out how much cash owners are willing to throw at these people. Here’s the list of the most handsomely compensated athletes in American sports for 2013*. Note: This was compiled by Sports Illustrated as their "Fortunate 50" list.  * = Candidates for the Fortunate 50 must be U.S. citizens or play in a U.S.—based league. Endorsements reflect current deals, and salaries are based on current or most recently completed seasons; for instance, for NFL players the season that ended in February was used. (Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco’s new deal, which will pay him $20.1 million next season, isn’t reflected.) For auto racing and tennis, prize money came from the 2012 calendar year. Golf earnings are from July 1, 2012 through April 21, 2013. Boxing purses are from August 2012 through May 2013 (but projected money from bouts through September was included since fight deals are done on a yearly basis).

Joe Flacco signs pledge not to use "R" word

 Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco has signed an agreement not to use the "R" word. More specifically, Flacco has pledged not to use the word "retarded." This comes after he was grilled in February for using the term when sharing what he thought of the idea of playing a Super Bowl in New Jersey. To his credit, he quickly apologized the next day.Now, the...

Joe Flacco Signs Pledge To Eliminate Use Of The Word ‘Retarded’

During one of the many media sessions for Super Bowl 47, Ravens star quarterback Joe Flacco caught some flak after saying that the idea of playing a Super Bowl in cold weather New York was “retarded.” Flacco would later apologize for those remarks, and then he went on to win himself and the Ravens a Super Bowl. Flacco and two of his Ravens teammates have now signed pledges to...

Joe Flacco Won’t Use ‘R-Word’ Anymore, Signs Pledge to Refrain From Using Derogatory Term (Photo)

Back in January, Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco used the word “retarded” to describe the idea of playing the Super Bowl in cold weather, and quickly caught flak for his slip. However, ever the progressive thinker, Flacco is making amends and striking the derogatory term from his vocabulary. Flacco had actually apologized the day after using the word, but, according to the Special...

It's Joe Flacco's team now...

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Joe Flacco Joined by Ed Dickson and Gino Gradkowski in Pledge to End Use of 'R' Word

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is still trying to make amends for one heck of a PR flap that he made prior to the Super Bowl. During one of the media sessions he referred to the idea of playing the Super Bowl in a cold-weather climate as 'retarded.' Flacco got ripped for using the word like he did, and righteously so. It's one of those words that many...

The Broncos failed to win a playoff game last season because of one bad play. What will they do in 2013? NFL Predictions 1.0.

If the Broncos play that pass from Joe Flacco last season, Peyton Manning may have his second Super Bowl.  What will the addition of Wes Welker do for Manning this season?  Does Denver have enough defense to win in the AFC?   Here's a look at every teams win totals and playoff predictions. AFC East Patriots 12 Dolphins 7 Jets 3 Bills 1 AFC North...
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