6 athletes who made a fortune outside of the world of sports

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Business Insider—Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images It's no secret that pro athletes can make millions on the playing field or in the arena, but some sports stars keep hustling long after their playing days are over. With a combination of money from their sports careers, the fame that comes with being an elite athlete, and the hard work and smarts that go into any successful business venture, athletes sometimes go on to make fortunes in industries outside of sports. Here are a few former sports stars who have...

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