Athletes Who Made Their Fortune After Their Playing Days Ended

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Once they’ve called it a career, most sports stars either disappear back into obscurity, land a regular job, or spend time enjoying their well-earned riches. However, some end up pursuing second careers that ultimately prove to be more rewarding than any time in competitive sport. Here’s a look at some of the most successful former athletes who made it even bigger after quitting their respective sports.