NFL players have a habit of setting goals and achieving them. After all, they are the best at what they do. 🤷

This, however, is a first for any NFL player — Russel Okung, a Pro Bowl tackle for the Carolina Panthers, is going to be paid in Bitcoin… a little over a year and a half after he tweeted: 

Okung, a long-time Bitcoin bull (his bio reads “life, liberty, and #bitcoin”), has always been known for his attempts at converting his teammates to cryptocurrency-believers. 

Maybe after they see his portfolio in 5 years, they’ll feel the FOMO? 🤷‍♂️