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NFL Hall of Famer Joe Theismann joins CNBC's Maria Bartiromo at the Century Celebrity Championship Golf Tournament. He weighs in on player safety and the markets. "I"m a lousy trader, but I have some really good investors to protect me," he said, adding that "78 percent of NFL players that leave the game within two years are usually financially destitute or bankrupt."
Live attendance in pro U.S. sports, basketball, football, and even motor car racing and college football, has declined or leveled off.
Most of the contenders that could afford to compete are funded by a single source—a billionaire. Staging the event itself is estimated to cost as much as $100 million.
Want to know what $100 million will buy you? A sail boat so fast and sleek that its technology is more like an aircraft than a watercraft.
Former New England Patriots star tight end Aaron Hernandez is charged with murder, more than a week after a body was found near his Massachusetts home.
Russia's President Putin is being called out by New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft for allegedly stealing his Super Bowl Championship ring, with the "Street Signs" panel.
Robert Kraft, New England Patriots owner, discusses his team's signing of former Bronco and Jets quarterback, Tim Tebow. We want high quality people who work hard, says Kraft.
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was the special guest at Under Armour's shareholder meeting and he spoke to CNBC alongside the company's CEO.
Kevin Plank, Under Armour chairman, president and CEO, and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady discuss the company's newest endorsement deal and its strategy to expand its brand.
The founder of a Miami anti-aging clinic has agreed to talk to Major League Baseball about players linked to performance-enhancing drugs, The Associated Press reported.
Charlotte Motor Speedway will be roaring this Sunday as Nascar driver Danica Patrick takes the wheel for one of the biggest races of the year for her and her team.
Green Bay Packers' quarterback Aaron Rodgers and linebacker Clay Matthews may have to soon share the television spotlight with its fans.
Manchester United, the world's second most valuable soccer club, has appointed David Moyes as the club's manager, following the retirement of Alex Ferguson.
The San Francisco 49ers and Levi Strauss have reached an agreement for a $220 million, 20-year naming rights deal for the team's future stadium in Santa Clara, Calif.
Long running manager of U.K. soccer club Manchester United, Alex Ferguson, is retiring, the club announced on Wednesday.
Washington Redskin's running back Alfred Morris went from a 6th round draft pick to one of the leading rushers in the NFL.
From college football superstar to hoax-embroiled NFL prospect, the cost to Manti Te'o came home Thursday night when he was passed over in the first-round of the NFL draft.
CNBC's Brian Shactman reveals Thursday night's winners and loser at the National Football League's draft, as teams select their top picks.
"Every year we have new hope," said Stephen Ross, Miami Dolphins owner, sharing his take on the upcoming NFL season; free agent signings; and his team's game plan this season.
Chinese amateur teenage golfer Guan Tinglang's background is far from the typical rags-to-riches, product of a state sporting system story usually preferred by the Communist party. The FT reports.