RUSSELL WILSON IS THE REAL MVP! GIFTS SEAHAWKS LINEMEN WITH $12K OF AMAZON STOCKApril 23, 2019
After signing a $140 million dollar 4-year deal with the Seahawks, donning him the highest paid NFL player, Wilson gifted 13 of his linemen with $156,000 worth of Amazon stock–equaling about $12k per person. Additionally, he penned a heartfelt letter to his teammates thanking them for their support.
“You sacrifice your physical and mental well-being to protect me, which in turn allows me to provide care for my family,” Wilson said—adding that “ it is my turn to return the favor,” CNBC reports.
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