When is the last time you sent a fax? My office doesn’t even have a fax machine anymore – just an e-mail based fax service. A whole generation of current college students may have never seen a fax. And yet…multi-million dollar deals are still brokered via facsimile.
Grantland tells the story here. Elvis Dumervil and his agent either paying the price for a risky negotiating strategy, or they are the victim of bad fax luck.
It’s 2013. Google Glass exists. And yet agents can still miss deadlines when players aren’t near a fax machine.