Wooten said he also shied away from players considered unmotivated because they weren’t yet on an NFL team’s payroll.
“You inevitably hear a coach say to you, ‘When he starts getting paid, it’s going to be different,’ ” Wooten said. “That should send a red flag. I have been around long enough to know that money doesn’t make players better. If anything, it makes them worse.”
Wednesday, December 21, 2011
On the Absolute Importance of Financial Incentives
From a Post article on the difficulties of drafting quarterbacks, the Dallas Cowboys personnel man opines: