back to top

A Late Fax Cost This Denver Bronco $8 Million And His Job

The agent for Denver's star defensive end missed a key deadline and now Elvis has left the building.

Posted on

He is also a bad, bad man. Just ask Tom Brady.

View this video on YouTube

The only problem? Dumervil was slated to make $12 million this season and management wanted him to take a pay cut. Dumervil agreed to take $8 million, rather than risk being released.


Problem is, the Broncos never got the fax in time to forward it on to the league office by 4 p.m. So at 3:59 p.m., they were forced to cut Dumervil, or else his $12 million contract would've been guaranteed.

Here's ESPN's explanation of the whole sordid tale.

via Denver Post

Every. Tasty. Video. EVER. The new Tasty app is here!