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The Top Ten Highest-Paid Football Players

The Top Ten Highest-Paid Football Players

16 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

It can be tough to earn a ton of money in the NFL. However, these 10 players have managed to figure it out.

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In 2014 Kobe Bryant Invested $6M In Sports Drink BodyArmor. Today His Stake Is Worth $200 Million

In 2014 Kobe Bryant Invested $6M In Sports Drink BodyArmor. Today His Stake Is Worth $200 Million

15 Aug 2018 @ 5PM PDT

Back in 2014, Kobe Bryant invested $6 million to buy a 10% cut of the sports drink company BodyArmor. Today that stake is worth $200 MILLION.

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Could Aaron Donald's Holdout Last All Season?

Could Aaron Donald's Holdout Last All Season?

13 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Aaron Donald's holdout could last all season – but will it ultimately earn him a big pay day?

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Golfer Ian Poulter Owns 14 Ferraris Worth More Than $25 Million

Golfer Ian Poulter Owns 14 Ferraris Worth More Than $25 Million

10 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Ian Poulter is doing quite well for himself, both on the golf course and in the garage. His Ferrari collection alone is worth more than $25 million.

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Could Conor McGregor's Return Lead To UFC's Biggest Fight Ever?

Could Conor McGregor's Return Lead To UFC's Biggest Fight Ever?

09 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Conor McGregor is returning to the Octagon for UFC 229. It's shaping up to be one of the biggest fights the organization has ever seen.

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Gambling On The NBA Could Lead To A Huge Pay Raise For Its Players

Gambling On The NBA Could Lead To A Huge Pay Raise For Its Players

08 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

The NBA just signed its first sports betting partnership, ever. And it could mean a huge pay day for free agents in a couple of years.

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Carmelo Anthony Made More Than $5 Million Per Day While He Was With The Atlanta Hawks

Carmelo Anthony Made More Than $5 Million Per Day While He Was With The Atlanta Hawks

07 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Carmelo Anthony didn't even spend a week as a member of the Atlanta Hawks, but he's walking away from the team with a ton of money.

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Floyd Mayweather's Next Business Venture Will Look At Franchising Gyms Around The World

Floyd Mayweather's Next Business Venture Will Look At Franchising Gyms Around The World

04 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Floyd Mayweather is moving on to his next business venture, but he won't be straying too far from the ring.

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Philadelphia Eagles Lineman Chance Warmack Is The First NFL Player To Collect On A Loss-Of-Value Policy

Philadelphia Eagles Lineman Chance Warmack Is The First NFL Player To Collect On A Loss-Of-Value Policy

02 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Chance Warmack played in 11 games last season, and even got a few snaps during the Super Bowl. Now, he's become the first NFL player to collect on a loss-of-value insurance policy.

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Nick Saban Just Accomplished Something No College Coach Has Ever Done Before

Nick Saban Just Accomplished Something No College Coach Has Ever Done Before

01 Aug 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Nick Saban has accomplished a ton on the football field. But he just did something this summer that no coach has ever achieved.

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What Exactly Are The Rams Doing With Aaron Donald?

What Exactly Are The Rams Doing With Aaron Donald?

31 Jul 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Aaron Donald is the reigning Defensive Player of the Year – yet his current contract makes him just the 38th-highest-paid defensive lineman in the NFL.

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Kevin Love Is Sacrificing A Potential $101 Million To Stay In Cleveland

Kevin Love Is Sacrificing A Potential $101 Million To Stay In Cleveland

27 Jul 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Kevin Love will be making hundreds of millions of dollars with the Cavs – but he's also potentially leaving hundreds of millions on the table.

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Tom Brady Has Given Up Anywhere Between $60 And $100 Million To Keep The Patriots Successful

Tom Brady Has Given Up Anywhere Between $60 And $100 Million To Keep The Patriots Successful

26 Jul 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Tom Brady has led the Patriots to a ton of success on the football field. However, he's given up tens (and maybe even hundreds) of millions of dollars in the process.

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The Oklahoma City Thunder Have Changed How Teams Handle Upcoming Free Agents

The Oklahoma City Thunder Have Changed How Teams Handle Upcoming Free Agents

25 Jul 2018 @ 4AM PDT

Thanks to their gamble on Paul George, the Oklahoma City Thunder may have just re-imagined a strategy for the entire NBA.

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The NFL Has A List Of Billionaire "Tiger Cubs" That Could Buy Teams In The Future – And It Just May Change How The League Operates

The NFL Has A List Of Billionaire "Tiger Cubs" That Could Buy Teams In The Future – And It Just May Change How The League Operates

25 Jul 2018 @ 4AM PDT

At the moment, every team in the NFL has an owner. But when those owners are ready to sell, the league already has a list of potential future buyers.

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Tiger Woods Signs Endorsement Deal With Bridgestone Golf

Tiger Woods Signs Endorsement Deal With Bridgestone Golf

20 Dec 2016 @ 12PM UTC
Tiger Woods signs his first equipment endorsement deal since Nike announced earlier this year that they would be ceasing production of golf equipment.
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What Has Kobe Bryant Been Up To Lately? Investing In A Ton Of Businesses

What Has Kobe Bryant Been Up To Lately? Investing In A Ton Of Businesses

24 Jan 2018 @ 12PM UTC
Kobe Bryant has kept himself busy since retiring from the NBA. Here's a look at some of his latest business ventures.
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It Pays Really Well To Be A Career Back Up QB... Just Ask Clipboard Jesus, AKA Charlie Whitehurst

It Pays Really Well To Be A Career Back Up QB... Just Ask Clipboard Jesus, AKA Charlie Whitehurst

03 Jan 2016 @ 12PM UTC
Charlie Whitehurst has not played much over the course of his ten year career, but he has been able to do something most guys would love to do: get paid $17.4 million just to be on an NFL roster.
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Here's How Much The Best Disc Golfers In The World Make

Here's How Much The Best Disc Golfers In The World Make

20 Aug 2016 @ 11AM UTC
There are a handful of professional disc golfers who stand out from the rest of the players of the sport, and the PDGA recently crowned new World Champions. What might surprise you is how much (or little) money the elite players make.
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Despite Being Worth $130 Million, Tim Duncan Still Shops At Old Navy

Despite Being Worth $130 Million, Tim Duncan Still Shops At Old Navy

29 Jul 2016 @ 11AM UTC
Tim Duncan, arguably the best power forward in the history of NBA basketball, made almost $240 million in his 19 seasons with the Spurs. But where does a guy like that shop for clothes? The answer will surprise you.
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Cristiano Ronaldo Is Leaving Real Madrid For Juventus, In What Might Be A $450 Million+ Deal

Cristiano Ronaldo Is Leaving Real Madrid For Juventus, In What Might Be A $450 Million+ Deal

11 Jul 2018 @ 11AM UTC
It's hard to imagine Real Madrid without Cristiano Ronaldo. But the Portuguese star is moving on to a new club... if they can afford him.
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Jay Cutler Has Earned An Absurd Amount Of Money Per Game With The Chicago Bears

Jay Cutler Has Earned An Absurd Amount Of Money Per Game With The Chicago Bears

26 Nov 2016 @ 12PM UTC
Jay Cutler has been one of the most polarizing players in Chicago Bears history. But there's one thing fans and haters alike can agree on: he's made a ton of money during his career.
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The 25 Highest-Earning NBA Players Of All Time

The 25 Highest-Earning NBA Players Of All Time

08 May 2017 @ 11AM UTC
These are the guys who have raked in the most dough, playing in the National Basketball Association.
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After Signing With The Lakers, LeBron James Will Soon Surpass $1 Billion In Career Earnings

After Signing With The Lakers, LeBron James Will Soon Surpass $1 Billion In Career Earnings

07 Jul 2018 @ 11AM UTC
LeBron James has made a ton of money on the court... and nearly double that amount off of it. Add it all together and he'll have made a billion dollars throughout his career by the time his next contract ends.
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How Arizona Cardinals Owner Bill Bidwill Earned His $1 Billion Fortune

How Arizona Cardinals Owner Bill Bidwill Earned His $1 Billion Fortune

26 Oct 2015 @ 11AM UTC
Arizona Cardinals owner Bill Bidwill has to be quite happy these days. Of course, when you own a professional football team worth $1.5 billion and have a personal net worth close to $1 billion, it is hard to be anything but happy.
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