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Burress' grievance nets $1M from Giants

Updated: April 6, 2009, 10:20 PM ET
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

Plaxico Burress lost his job Friday with the New York Giants, but on Monday he won his grievance against the team for bonuses withheld because of last year's suspension.

According to his agent, Drew Rosenhaus, arbitrator Stephen Burbank ruled the Giants must pay Burress a $1 million bonus plus an undisclosed amount for a 2008 roster bonus.

In contrast, Burbank ruled the Kansas City Chiefs won't be forced to pay guaranteed salary and bonuses to running back Larry ...

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