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Floyd Mayweather Jr. may be taking a sabbatical from raking in the dough while in jail, but he'll have plenty of cash waiting for him when he gets out. Mayweather has passed Tiger Woods as the highest-paid athlete of the year, the first time since 2001 that Woods hasn't had the Forbes.com distinction. Woods made $59.4 million this year, but that only puts him in third place, after Mayweather's $85 million, gathered from wins over Victor Ortiz and Miguel Cotto this year. Boxing's other big name, Manny Pacquiao, took the No. 2 spot on the list, with $62 million. LeBron...
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