Found June 22, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:

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According to Len Pasquarelli of The Sports Xchange, the Indianapolis Colts and rookie quarterback Andrew Luck have hit a snag in their contract negotiations because of the proposed inclusion of marketing language that Luck and his reps look at as being “strident.”

One of Pasquarelli’s sources told him that Luck would ”have to clear” all marketing proposals with the Colts, which would obviously limit how much money he’d be able to make off the field.

It looks the reason the Colts want to limit how much Luck is able to market himself because they didn’t like how often former quarterback Peyton Manning’s face was all over televisions and billboards.


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