Vikings QB Brett Favre’s Salary Breakdown
James “Bus” Cook must be the best agent, next to Scott Borus, in sports history. When I saw the money that Favre is getting, I almost flipped out. The skill and injury part is the killer. Here goes:
Some details of Brett Favre’s two-year, $25 million contract with the Vikings have started to emerge, thanks to Adam Schefter of ESPN.
The $12 million Favre will get for 2009 will be paid in three $4 million installments. One will be paid this season, another in March and the third not until 2011.
The contract also contains $6 million guaranteed for skill and injury, meaning if he plays poorly and the team releases him, Favre will get $6 million.