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The 5 Biggest Athletic Endorsement Deals In The Last 10 Years

Athletes not only sign big contracts on the field but off the field as well. Most athletes make more money off of their endorsement deals than their actual contract salary.

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Kenneth Faried #35 of the Denver Nuggets stands on the court during a game against the Orlando Magic on March 12, 2014 at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets’ Kenneth Faried Makes Cut For Team USA

Denver Nuggets power forward Kenneth Faried has made the latest cut to play for the U.S. national team.

08/05/2014

Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats talks with Aaron Harrison #2, Alex Poythress #22 and Andrew Harrison #5. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Kentucky Coach John Calipari Comes Of Age

Calipari embraces the sordid system, uses it, and dominates. He doesn’t pretend he’s taking kids for the leafy campus life, for the diploma that will never arrive, or even for a few classes. He wants talent. And talent he gets. And talented he is.

04/04/2014

Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls guards Nate Robinson of the Denver Nuggets at Pepsi Center on Nov. 21, 2013. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Nuggets Pull Away In 4th Quarter, Beat Bulls

Nate Robinson and Jordan Hamilton each hit back-to-back 3-pointers to start the fourth quarter, helping the Nuggets pull away for a 97-87 victory against the Bulls on Thursday night.

11/22/2013

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TTYM: Derrick Rose Does Duck Dynasty,Who Owns The A’s? And Best Strikeout Call Ever?

  by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here. In this week’s That Thing You Missed another one bites the dust at a sporting event, the best strikeout call ever, and what does Derrick Rose have in common with Willie Robertson from […]

10/11/2013

Derrick Rose. (credit: Dan Lippitt/NBAE via Getty Images)

Why No Rose Could Be A Blessing For The Bulls

But I also happen to think this: Playing without Derrick Rose in the playoffs could actually be a very good thing for the Bulls in the long run.

05/10/2013

Kenneth Faried of the Denver Nuggets goes up for a rebound against Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls on Feb. 7, 2013 at the Pepsi Center. (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Faried’s Slams Lead Nuggets Past Bulls 128-96

The Nuggets won for the 15th time in 18 games since Jan. 1 with Kenneth Faried and Wilson Chandler leading the way this time.

02/08/2013

Von Miller #58 of the Denver Broncos watches the instant replay after sacking quarterback Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers during play at Bank of America Stadium on November 11, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Broncos won 36-14. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Von Miller Sports New Nickname, New Shoes

Von Miller has a new nickname and a new shoe just in time for the playoffs.

01/09/2013

Elton Brand #42 of the Philadelphia 76ers controls the ball against the Chicago Bulls in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 10, 2012 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

76ers Knock Bulls Out Of Playoffs In 79-78 Nail-Biter

Andre Iguodala made the go-ahead free throws with 2.2 seconds left and the Philadelphia 76ers rallied for a 79-78 victory over the top-seeded Chicago Bulls in Game 6 on Thursday night, advancing to the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs for the first time since 2003.

05/11/2012

Luol Deng #9 of the Chicago Bulls shoots the ball over Thaddeus Young #21 of the Philadelphia 76ers in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 8, 2012 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Deng, Boozer Lead Bulls Past 76ers 77-69

Luol Deng scored 24 points, Carlos Boozer added 19 points and 13 rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Philadelphia 76ers 77-69 on Tuesday night to avoid a first-round playoff exit.

05/09/2012

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