Originally posted on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 12/26/13
A New York Giants player found a way to cash in on the Super Bowl even though he won't be playing in it.Rookie Cooper Taylor is renting out his New Jersey condo with roof-deck views of MetLife Stadium — because it will be too depressing to stick around for the madness, he told the N.Y. Post.The defensive back and his girlfriend, real-estate broker Susan Carlson, are offering up their 2-bedroom, 2-bath Rutherford apartment for $9,000 during Super Bowl week.“We thought it would be the best time to get out of the city and go on vacation because that week will be a madhouse,” said the 23-year-old Taylor. “I am definitely disappointed that we are not playing in it. It would make it a lot more fun.”The couple opted not to mention Taylor’s NFL career in their Craigslist and AirBnB ads — but did drop some subtle hints.“We are big fans of a local team here and unfortunately will not be attending this year,” they wrote in a Craigslist pitch for the space.The 1,000-square-foot apartment is out...
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