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DeMaurice Smith On WFAN: NFL Offer ‘Worst Deal In The History Of Sports’

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DeMaurice Smith (credit: AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

DeMaurice Smith (credit: AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

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NEW YORK (WFAN) – DeMaurice Smith joined Mike Francesa on WFAN Thursday for a long interview that focused on the negotiations between the NFLPA and the NFL owners.

“The NFL publicly projected by 2027, they want to have revenue numbers of approximately $25 billion,” Smith said. “If we would have taken the worst deal in the history of sports, by the time they are making $25 billion off the backs, fingers, and legs of our players, our share of all revenue would be somewhere around 25%.

“My simple question to you as a fan of this sport for a long time: Does that sound fair?”

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