Umenyiora deserves a better deal

Giants should find a way to keep valuable defensive end happy

Originally Published: June 1, 2012
By Ashley Fox | ESPN.com

Sometimes, you just have to pay a man. Take a flyer. Stray from the course. Make a man whole.

It doesn't have to happen often, but it does have to happen, especially when money in the NFL equals respect -- and a lack of money equals a perceived lack of respect. Playing under market value for approximately $600,000 so ate away at Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson last season that it rendered the speedy wide receiver a nonfactor. It consumed him and doomed him. Money. Respect. They go hand ...

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