Typical pro athlete. When quarterback Ryan Lindley signed a practice-squad deal with the San Diego Chargers a few months ago, he had his wife stay home in Arizona, and he took off to the West Coast to live with another woman.
"By NFL standards, being on the practice squad is a little bit less of a paycheck," said Lindley, 25, who was signed by the Arizona Cardinals off the Chargers' practice squad on Nov. 11.
"We just figured I could stay with family, and it all kind of worked out. My grandmother is in the twilight of her life, and it ended up kind of being a nostalgic thing for me. When I look back on it, I got to come home and hang out...