"It's not about the money," nearly every professional athlete has listlessly muttered at one point in his or her career.
It always is.
To a degree, lucrative contracts and financial incentives dictate the fates of players everywhere. And in today's evolving media market, can you blame them?
Playing for the New York Giants certainly has its perks, but for many of the team's current stars, their future in the Big Apple will be contingent on big-time contract extensions.
Giants fans saw what happened when Osi Umenyiora's contract talks were dragged out, and it was far from pretty. Here's a handful of G-Men who should get contract extensions sooner rather than later.