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Aaron Rodgers Just Turned Down A Contract That Would Have Made Him The Highest-Paid Player In NFL History
The Green Bay Packers are opening up their wallets to keep Aaron Rodgers around — but it still might not be enough.
Going Forward Saquon Barkley Will Only Accept Bitcoin For His Endorsement Money
Saquon Barkley makes over $10 million per year in endorsement money — and he's making a major shift in that part of his career.
Novak Djokovic Has Now Officially Won More Prize Money Than Any Other Tennis Player In History
Novak Djokovic won another Wimbledon title. That achievement puts him on a pedestal no tennis player has ever reached before.
Collin Morikawa Just Accomplished Something No Other Golfer Ever Has
Collin Morikawa isn't even 25 years old yet, but he's already making history across golf. Here's his latest accomplishment.
Conor McGregor May Have Lost A Foot At UFC 264, But Thanks To His PPV Bonus… He Gained A Fortune
UFC 264 was a good news/bad news event for Conor McGregor. The bad news? He lost a foot. The good news? He can definitely afford the hospital bill.
How Pete Alonso Has Doubled His Career Earnings In About 20 Minutes Of Work
Pete Alonso had himself another monster Home Run Derby to win a second straight title — and he earned a massive bonus in the process.
How Floyd Mayweather Turned A $750,000 Bet On Himself Into More Than $1 Billion
Back in 2006, Floyd Mayweather made a very risky $750,000 bet on himself. That wager would eventually earn him over a billion dollars…
How Khris Middleton Went From Second-Round Pick To A Star In The NBA Finals
Nine years ago, Khris Middleton was an afterthought on the Detroit Pistons. Today, he's a star in the NBA Finals. How did he get here?
The Weird And Clever Way Clint Capela Made An Extra $1 Million After Being Traded To The Hawks
This was the first year Clint Capela didn't play for the Houston Rockets. And it just made him an extra $1 million.
Happy Bobby Bonilla Day! The NY Mets Just Paid 57-Year-Old Bobby Bonilla $1.4 Million
Happy Bobby Bonilla Day! AKA the day when a 58-year-old retired baseball player randomly earns $1.4 million from The Mets.
Long Before Bobby Bonilla's 25 Year Gravy Train, This Random NFL Player Negotiated An Equally Creative And Lucrative Deal…
Long before there was a "Bobby Bonilla Day" there was a random NFL player who scored an equally interesting sports contract that can only end upon his death.
7 Of The Craziest Deferred-Money Contracts In Sports History
Deferred-money contracts can save teams money now – but they often pay a lot more later. Here's a look at seven of the craziest such deals.
Was Bobby Bonilla's Contract Financially Brilliant Or Horrendously Stupid?
It's easy to call Bobby Bonilla's famous contract "brilliant" – but was it actually a smart financial move?
When Bobby Bonilla Wakes Up Tomorrow, He'll Be $1.4 Million Richer
Tomorrow is Bobby Bonilla day! The magical day when the Mets transfer $1.4 million to an aging slugger who hasn't played professional baseball in decades.
Six Months Ago Russell Okung Converted Half His NFL Salary To Bitcoin. With Bitcoin Crashing, How's That Working Out For Him?
Remember that NFL player who said he was converting half his salary to Bitcoin? How's that working out for Russell Okung has Bitcoin plunges in value?