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Alex Smith Will Make $71 Million If He Can't Play Football Next Year

Alex Smith Will Make $71 Million If He Can't Play Football Next Year

20 Nov 2018 @ 4AM PST

Alex Smith suffered a terrible injury against the Houston Texans. If he doesn't recover fully, he's set to earn a huge amount of money.

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The Car LeBron James Drove In High School Is Being Auctioned For More Than $100,000

The Car LeBron James Drove In High School Is Being Auctioned For More Than $100,000

16 Nov 2018 @ 4PM PST

LeBron James's high school car is up for auction. How much is it expected to sell for?

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An NBA Hall-of-Famer Could Have Owned $12 Billion Worth Of Nike… Instead He Chose $100K :(

An NBA Hall-of-Famer Could Have Owned $12 Billion Worth Of Nike… Instead He Chose $100K :(

16 Nov 2018 @ 4AM PST

Spencer Haywood once had the opportunity to get in on the ground floor of Nike. Instead, he chose a smaller cash advance – a move that ended up being not so smart in retrospect.

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A Former Defensive Lineman For The Minnesota Vikings Is Suing His Doctors For $180 Million

A Former Defensive Lineman For The Minnesota Vikings Is Suing His Doctors For $180 Million

15 Nov 2018 @ 4AM PST

Sharrif Floyd hasn't played in the NFL in more than two years. Now, he's trying to recoup the potential career earnings he's lost.

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Le'Veon Bell Missed His Deadline To Report To The Steelers, Officially Forfeiting $14.5 Million

Le'Veon Bell Missed His Deadline To Report To The Steelers, Officially Forfeiting $14.5 Million

13 Nov 2018 @ 4PM PST

Le'Veon Bell has missed the deadline to report to the Steelers, meaning that he won't make a single cent playing football this season. What's next?

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Le'Veon Bell Has Now Forfeited More Than $8.5 Million

Le'Veon Bell Has Now Forfeited More Than $8.5 Million

10 Nov 2018 @ 4AM PST

Le'Veon Bell has now missed ten weeks of the NFL season – and he's given up a ton of money. Will he end up missing this whole year?

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Sam Bradford Is No Longer On An NFL Team, But He's Still Made A Ton Of Money

Sam Bradford Is No Longer On An NFL Team, But He's Still Made A Ton Of Money

10 Nov 2018 @ 4AM PST

Sam Bradford has played in the NFL for nine seasons but has never had sustained success. That hasn't stopped him from earning huge contracts, though.

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Is Bryce Harper Announcing Where He'll Sign Via A Video Game?

Is Bryce Harper Announcing Where He'll Sign Via A Video Game?

09 Nov 2018 @ 4AM PST

Bryce Harper is set to sign a massive contract this offseason. And he's planning to promote the move via a video game.

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Kobe Bryant And James Harden, Among Others, Have Created The "Art Of Sport" Body Care Product Line

Kobe Bryant And James Harden, Among Others, Have Created The "Art Of Sport" Body Care Product Line

09 Nov 2018 @ 4AM PST

Kobe Bryan's new brand is his latest business venture – and he's brought an entire roster of athletes with him.

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Steve Ballmer Believes The Los Angeles Clippers Are Now Worth More Than $3 Billion

Steve Ballmer Believes The Los Angeles Clippers Are Now Worth More Than $3 Billion

08 Nov 2018 @ 4AM PST

Steve Ballmer spent $2 billion to buy the Los Angeles Clippers in 2014. At the time, it seemed like a lot of money. Now? It's basically chump change – at least according to Ballmer.

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Ten Years And $300 Million? Not Good Enough, Says Bryce Harper

Ten Years And $300 Million? Not Good Enough, Says Bryce Harper

07 Nov 2018 @ 4PM PST

The Washington Nationals offered Bryce Harper a $300 million for the next decade. But he wants even more money than that.

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The Top Quarterback In The NFL This Season Has The 42nd Highest Salary

The Top Quarterback In The NFL This Season Has The 42nd Highest Salary

03 Nov 2018 @ 4AM PST

The best quarterback in the NFL this year is making less money than several backups and guys who have already been benched this season. Who is he?

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Michael Jordan Is Part Of A $26 Million Investment In Esports Team Liquid Blue

Michael Jordan Is Part Of A $26 Million Investment In Esports Team Liquid Blue

02 Nov 2018 @ 4AM PST

After a successful NBA career, Michael Jordan has continued to grow his business empire. His latest venture? Esports.

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Grant Hill Just Signed A Lifetime Deal With Fila

Grant Hill Just Signed A Lifetime Deal With Fila

01 Nov 2018 @ 4AM PST

Grant Hill brought in millions of dollars for Fila during his playing days. Now, the shoe brand is looking to make a comeback with the Hall of Famer on its side.

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Le'Veon Bell Has Now Given Up More Money Than Any Other Running Back Will Make This Season

Le'Veon Bell Has Now Given Up More Money Than Any Other Running Back Will Make This Season

30 Oct 2018 @ 4AM PST

Le'Veon Bell hasn't played a single down of football this season while he holds out. How much money has he given up?

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