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DeMarcus Ware gets paid during lockout

Updated: May 16, 2011, 12:35 PM ET
By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

The NFL lockout hasn't kept all players from getting paid by their teams.

Outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware is the only player to receive a paycheck from the Dallas Cowboys during the lockout.

Ware received $6.8 million from the Cowboys on March 15, three days after the owners locked out the players, as part of deferred payments owed to him.

When Ware renegotiated his contract in October 2009, he received a $20 million signing bonus, but $1 million of that was deferred ...

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