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NFL Star Odell Cornelious Beckham Jr Commonly Known As OBJ, Of Los Angeles Rams Will Receive 100% Of His Salary In Bitcoin

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The NFL wide receiver has chosen to receive 100% of this pay in Bitcoin

Odell Cornelious Beckham Jr., generally known as OBJ, is an NFL wide receiver for the Los Angeles Rams.


Odell Beckham is the newest National Football League (NFL) star to hop on the Bitcoin fast-rising trend.

The popular wide receiver has teamed up with the Cash app, Square to make this possible.

Beckham is also giving up $1 million worth of Bitcoin on Twitter.

He said:

“It’s a NEW ERA & to kick that off I’m hyped to announce that I’m taking my new salary in bitcoin thanks to CashApp. To ALL MY FANS out there, no matter where u r: THANK YOU! I’m giving back a total of $1M in BTC rn too.”


Last December, Russell Okung became the first NFL player to receive 50% of his salary in the Bitcoin, inspiring other players to follow suit.

NFL Star Tom Brady and Super Model Gisele Bundchen Teased NFL Rivalries in Cryptocurrency Ad in June.

In NBA, Crypto.com has reached an agreement to rename the Staples Center to Crypto.com Arena for the next 20 years.  Staples Center is the Los Angeles home to the NBA’s Lakers and Clippers, WNBA’s Sparks, and NHL’s Kings.


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Mark Brennanhttps://thecryptobasic.com/
Mark is 27, holds a Master degree in Business Administration, and works as a content Creator at TheCryptoBasic mostly on Crypto Market Updates. Since 2014 he has been active in the crypto sector. Thanks to the Business College in which other than Business subjects, he was taught about the disruptive potential of Blockchain. His interests include Blockchain technology and Crypto Market innovations. He also founded a small startup in which he gives lectures on cryptocurrencies.


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