Marion Jones is Broke

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  • Mike Young
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    Mike Young on #13178

    If you haven't heard, Marion Jones is broke. She apparently has only $2,000 to her name. See HERE for details and HERE for commentary on the issue. Do you feel sorry for her? Will she return? Post thoughts to the forum.

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    coachformerlyknownas on #67982

    Broke? doubtful.  Morally ethically bankrupt, certainty

    Mike Young
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    Mike Young on #65396

    [b]Broke? doubtful.   Morally ethically bankrupt, certainty[/b]

    The fact that she sold her mother's house makes me think that maybe she is financially strapped.

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    cdub on #65397

    How could this happen to an athlete who is/was on a contract with Nike?

    Mike Young
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    Mike Young on #65398

    How could this happen to an athlete who is/was on a contract with Nike?

    The same could be said for the NFL, NBA, and MLB guys who end up broke.

    Financial mismanagement and living above your means is possible at any income level….especially if you have tons of legal costs.

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