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15 of the best performances by athletes in movies

Some of the athletes in the world have also taken turns in movies and television. These athletes-turned-actors often play an amplified version of themselves, but will also occasionally take on an entirely new role. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Superstar athletes are used to putting on a show. […]
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Brett Favre believes he had ‘probably thousands’ of concussions, and now calls the uncertainty of his future mental health ‘very scary’

Legendary quarterback Brett Favre believes he may have had “thousands” of concussions during his football career. Favre suffers from short-term memory issues, among other things, and is worried those might be early signs of CTE. Favre has become outspoken about concussion issues in contact sports, even saying that he hopes […]
Brett Favre believes he had ‘probably thousands’ of concussions, and now calls the uncertainty of his future mental health ‘very scary’
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The Saints Turned To Brett Favre To Try To Beat Seattle’s Crowd Noise

The Saints got a helping hand from Brett Favre before their game against the Seattle Seahawks on Monday night. Saints head coach Sean Payton texted Favre last week to see what he could do to handle Seattle’s crowd noise, according to MNF sideline reporter Lisa Salters. Salters reported that Favre […]
The Saints Turned To Brett Favre To Try To Beat Seattle’s Crowd Noise
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Brett Favre Believes The Player’s Bounty Suspensions Should Have Been Overturned

[credit provider=”Getty Images” url=”http://www.gettyimages.com”] Former NFL quarterback Brett Favre may have been the target of the New Orleans Saints’ alleged bounty program, but he’s pleased that the four players had their suspensions lifted based on the current evidence.On Mike Tirico’s weekly Monday Night Football podcast, Favre said that at this […]
Brett Favre Believes The Player’s Bounty Suspensions Should Have Been Overturned
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Recent History Shows Calvin Johnson Won’t Even Get Close To That $132 Million

[credit provider=”YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=amhcOu7VVtE”] The Detroit Lions stole headlines Wednesday morning when they announced they had signed superstar wide receiver Calvin Johnson to a seven-year, $132 million extension.Johnson’s new deal is $12 million more than the previous richest NFL contract: fellow wideout Larry Fitzgerald’s with the Arizona Cardinals.
Recent History Shows Calvin Johnson Won’t Even Get Close To That $132 Million