Articles Written by Joey Held

Articles Written by Joey Held

If there's a story anywhere in the world of music, sports, or entertainment, Joey wants to tell it. He's been freelancing since 2010, and prior to that, he attended the University of Miami, where he double majored in broadcast journalism and sport administration. A Chicago native, Joey currently resides in Austin, TX. Follow him on Twitter and Google+ and always feel free to suggest a song for his next karaoke performance.


DeMarcus Ware Turned Down $9 Million To Retire

DeMarcus Ware Turned Down $9 Million To Retire

29 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

DeMarcus Ware claims his body and mind feel great, and he received a big offer to continue playing. Why did he decide to hang up his cleats instead?

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Trumaine Johnson Is Going To Make A Lot Of Money This Year, And He Can Thank Josh Norman For That

Trumaine Johnson Is Going To Make A Lot Of Money This Year, And He Can Thank Josh Norman For That

28 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Trumaine Johnson is one of the top cornerbacks in the NFL. And after signing a franchise tender with the Los Angeles Rams, he's going to get paid like one.

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Here's Why No One Wants To Sign Colin Kaepernick

Here's Why No One Wants To Sign Colin Kaepernick

27 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

After opting out of the final year of his contract with the San Francisco 49ers, Colin Kaepernick has yet to find a new home. Here's why teams are hesitant to offer him a deal.

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A Factory Worker Was One Pick Away From Winning $1 Million During March Madness

A Factory Worker Was One Pick Away From Winning $1 Million During March Madness

24 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Maybe your NCAA Tournament bracket is busted. But hey, it could be worse – just one first round game cost a factory worker a huge amount of money.

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A Las Vegas Casino Owner Will Make A LOT Of Money If Michigan Wins The National Title

A Las Vegas Casino Owner Will Make A LOT Of Money If Michigan Wins The National Title

22 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Derek Stevens owns a Las Vegas casino. For the tournament, he placed a bet on the Michigan Wolverines. How much will he take home if they continue their storybook run?

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Eddie Lacy Will Earn $55,000 Every Time He's Not Overweight At His Weigh-In

Eddie Lacy Will Earn $55,000 Every Time He's Not Overweight At His Weigh-In

21 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Eddie Lacy is reportedly a little overweight. Luckily for him, the Seahawks are providing a very good reason for him to get back into playing shape.

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LaVar Ball Thinks He Can Get A $1 BILLION Shoe Deal For His Sons

LaVar Ball Thinks He Can Get A $1 BILLION Shoe Deal For His Sons

21 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

LaVar Ball has never shied away from wanting the best for his sons. And now, he's asking for more money than any player has ever gotten from an endorsement deal.

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More Than $10 Billion In Bets Will Be Made On The NCAA Tournament

More Than $10 Billion In Bets Will Be Made On The NCAA Tournament

19 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

It's that time of year again – March Madness is here. How many brackets will be filled out? And how much money will be bet on the games?

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Cristiano Ronaldo's Various Social Media Accounts Are Worth $500 Million To Nike

Cristiano Ronaldo's Various Social Media Accounts Are Worth $500 Million To Nike

17 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Ronaldo is already one of the most popular athletes in the world. Here's how Nike is partnering with him to try and turn that popularity into more sales for the company.

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Tony Romo Has Made More Money Than Any Other Undrafted Player In NFL History

Tony Romo Has Made More Money Than Any Other Undrafted Player In NFL History

16 Mar 2017 @ 4AM PDT

Tony Romo has had a very strong 14-year career in the NFL – in fact, he's made more money than any other undrafted player to ever play professionally.

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