Monday, May 20, 2013

Floyd Mayweather tops list of 50 richest athletes in US

Floyd Mayweather is ranked #1 at the Sports Illustrated 50 richest athletes in the US.

The No. 1 pound-for-pound boxer has projected earnings for this year of $90 million.

Next is Miami Heat star LeBron James with $56.5 million; New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees with $47.8 million; LA Lakers star Kobe Bryant at just under $47 million; and superstar golfer Tiger Woods at $40.8 million.

The earnings projected by Sports Illustrated are based from salary, winnings and endorsements. For the full list of the Fortunate 50 check it out here.

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