7 NFL players that chose crypto over cash salaries By Cointelegraph

For NFL fans, 2021 was a great year. Stadiums returned to capacity crowds after the 2020 season was shortened with limited attendance. Stadium parking lots were again filled with the enthusiastic anticipation of tailgaters and their barbequed camaraderie.

It was also a great year for (BTC) investors as the largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization reached all-time high prices multiple times throughout 2021, eventually topping out at $69,000 in early November. This led to a dramatic increase in media coverage of Bitcoin.

Aaron Rodgers

Tom Brady

Odell Beckham Jr.

Trevor Lawrence

Saquon Barkley

Sean Culkin

Aaron Jones