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DeMar DeRozan Can Potentially Save $20 Million In Taxes Over The Next Three Years

DeMar DeRozan Can Potentially Save $20 Million In Taxes Over The Next Three Years

14 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

DeMar DeRozan typically spends his offseason time in California. But now that he's a member of the San Antonio Spurs, he stands to save a ton of money by moving to Texas.

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Christian Pulisic Just Became The Most Expensive American Soccer Player Ever

Christian Pulisic Just Became The Most Expensive American Soccer Player Ever

13 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

Chelsea spent more money than any club ever has on an American player. How much did the pay for their new striker?

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The Six Highest Paid Quarterbacks In The NFL All Missed The Playoffs This Season

The Six Highest Paid Quarterbacks In The NFL All Missed The Playoffs This Season

09 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

You may have noticed something unique about this year's NFL season: not a single one of the six highest-paid quarterbacks made the playoffs.

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Jim Harbaugh Has Made Nearly $790,000 Per Win At Michigan

Jim Harbaugh Has Made Nearly $790,000 Per Win At Michigan

08 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

Jim Harbaugh has completed four seasons in college football. Despite gaudy overall numbers, he hasn't had a great record in major games.

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From Huddle To Hollywood: Ryan Kalil's Second Career

From Huddle To Hollywood: Ryan Kalil's Second Career

06 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

Ryan Kalil has played nearly 150 games in the NFL. And now he's ready to move onto his next career: developing movies.

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This NFL Punter Turned Training Camp Boredom Into A Board Game

This NFL Punter Turned Training Camp Boredom Into A Board Game

02 Jan 2019 @ 4AM PST

What started as a way for Washington punter Tress Way to pass the time turned into a brand new company developing a board game for everyone to enjoy.

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Seven NFL Incentives That Players Earned – And Missed – In The Final Week Of The Season

Seven NFL Incentives That Players Earned – And Missed – In The Final Week Of The Season

31 Dec 2018 @ 9AM PST

As another NFL season comes to a close, let's take a look at some of the incentive bonuses players captured – and a few that slipped right through their fingers.

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Mike Piazza And His Wife Helped Bankrupt An Italian Soccer Club

Mike Piazza And His Wife Helped Bankrupt An Italian Soccer Club

29 Dec 2018 @ 4AM PST

Mike Piazza and his wife Alicia invested in an Italian soccer club. Under their guidance, it lasted just two seasons before folding.

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Joe Flacco Is Sitting On The Bench, But The Ravens Still Owe Him $63 Million

Joe Flacco Is Sitting On The Bench, But The Ravens Still Owe Him $63 Million

28 Dec 2018 @ 4AM PST

Joe Flacco has signed two massive contract extensions to stay in Baltimore. But the Ravens have turned to backup Lamar Jackson – leaving Flacco as a very expensive bench warmer.

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Troy Tulowitzki Is Just The Latest Player Getting Money Not To Play For His Team

Troy Tulowitzki Is Just The Latest Player Getting Money Not To Play For His Team

24 Dec 2018 @ 4AM PST

The Toronto Blue Jays are paying Troy Tulowitzki not to play for them. But he's hardly the first athlete to receive millions of dollars to go away.

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Nick Foles Could Make A Ton Of Money Over The Next Few Weeks

Nick Foles Could Make A Ton Of Money Over The Next Few Weeks

22 Dec 2018 @ 4AM PST

Nick Foles is earning a healthy salary this year, but he can make more than two million dollars by playing well over the next month.

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This College Football Coach Was Fired And Is Now Making More Money Than He Ever Has As An Assistant Coach At Another School

This College Football Coach Was Fired And Is Now Making More Money Than He Ever Has As An Assistant Coach At Another School

19 Dec 2018 @ 4AM PST

Colorado University fired Mike MacIntyre after six seasons. But for the next three years, he'll make more money than he ever has before. Here's how.

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Urban Meyer Is Retiring And Taking $39 Million With Him – But It Could Have Been Even More

Urban Meyer Is Retiring And Taking $39 Million With Him – But It Could Have Been Even More

12 Dec 2018 @ 4AM PST

Urban Meyer has made a lot of money in seven years at Ohio State. But had the university fired him, he could have earned nearly double his total amount.

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NO. Lance Armstrong Is NOT A Billionaire From Uber

NO. Lance Armstrong Is NOT A Billionaire From Uber

10 Dec 2018 @ 11AM PST

Recently, several outlets have been reporting that Lance Armstrong's early investment in Uber changed the fortunes of his family and made him a billionaire. Well, maybe someday that will happen, but it simply is not the case right now.

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Kawhi Leonard Turned Down An Extension With Jordan Brand To Sign With New Balance

Kawhi Leonard Turned Down An Extension With Jordan Brand To Sign With New Balance

07 Dec 2018 @ 4AM PST

Kawhi Leonard will be the face of New Balance as it hopes to jump back into the basketball world.

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