Odell Beckham Jr. announced this week that he will be taking his new salary with the Los Angeles Rams in Bitcoin.

The NFL star made the announcement in a video shared to Twitter on Monday.

"It's a NEW ERA & to kick that off I'm hyped to announce that I'm taking my new salary in bitcoin," Beckham wrote in the caption. 

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The move, which will be carried out in partnership with Square Inc.'s Cash App, will also allow Beckham to give away $1 million in Bitcoin to his fans, he noted in the tweet.

Earlier this month, the wide receiver signed a one-year contract with the Los Angeles Rams after playing 29 games with the Cleveland Browns. His new contract is reportedly worth up to $4.25 million, USA Today reported.

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers announced in October that he would be receiving part of his salary in Bitcoin in a similar Cash App partnership.

"I believe in Bitcoin & the future is bright," Rodgers said of the partnership at the time.