Hot off the Wire news, rumors and tips

Cowboys | Rivera Discusses Refund Comment

Dallas Cowboys OG Marco Rivera (back) said his initial reaction was to return his $9 million signing bonus when he found out that he'd need microdiscectomy surgery on his back following a workout injury suffered shortly after he signed a five-year, $20 million deal with the Cowboys, reports Mickey Spagnola of DallasCowboys.com. "That was my first thought," said Rivera. "I don't want to be a guy who signs with a team, collects a check and sits on the sideline. If I'm going to be there, I want to help win championships, or I'm out." Rivera eventually changed his mind after talking with team personnel.

2005-03-29 19:52:19 | Source:

Access more Marco Rivera news and rumors by clicking here....

What do you think? Sound off!


For additional NFL information, please view KFFL's NFL Hot off the Wire.


Fantasy Sports News

NFL Hot off the Wire News | MLB Hot off the Wire News | NASCAR Hot off the Wire News