Coronavirus and Sports: The Economic Effects

coronavirus and sports

Sports has served as a pleasant and warm distraction in times of great uncertainty. From world wars to economic downturns, both sports fans and casual watchers of sports around the world have looked to athletes and their teams for the injection of hope. Unfortunately, the world finds itself faced with the coronavirus crisis which has put a pause on most people’s plans. This presents a turning point for the global economy. In the sporting world, where many major leagues have been shut down, this has implications. The events affect not only the net worth of athletes and their team owners but also the communities which depend on them, economically and emotionally.  Continue reading

Frank Gore’s Net Worth

Frank Gore's Net Worth

Great football players don’t come around every year, or even every few years for that matter. While achieving entrance into the NFL Hall of Fame, might be the goal for many, few actually achieve it. Continue reading

Best Paying Sports Of 2019

The sporting world has created an immense amount of value not only for fans but also for athletes. The revenues generated in the industry are a result of a value chain which involves rights management, events, content, and properties. The four pillars of the sports value chain contributes significantly to the amount of money athletes make from the industry. Continue reading

Mohamed Sanu’s Net Worth

Mohamed Sanu's Net Worth

NFL teams are making the final push to solidify their rosters before the upcoming trade deadline. The Patriots filled a void recently that was left by the dismissal of Antonio Brown. New England dealt a second round pick to the Atlanta Falcons in exchange for Mohamed Sanu. Continue reading

Matt Judon’s Net Worth

Matt Judon's Net Worth

With the recent NFL news of Vontaze Burfict getting suspended for the remainder of the season, players might tread a little lighter on the field. The NFL suspended Burfict for a string of hard, illegal hitting plays.

While linebacker Matt Judon has found himself with a few fines of his own, none have warranted a multi-game suspension. Judon is a linebacker for the Ravens and at the age of 27 has a net worth of $1.2 million. Continue reading

Larry Warford’s Net Worth

Larry Warford's Net Worth

While we tend to focus on net worth’s of skilled position players in the NFL, we thought it was time to give the men in the trenches some love too. In steps Larry Warford. Warford is an NFL veteran offensive lineman for the New Orleans Saints. A consistent starter throughout his career, Larry Warford has a net worth of $11 million. Continue reading

AJ Bouye Net Worth

AJ Bouye Net Worth

Through the first three weeks of the NFL season there has already been quite a bit of drama. Antonio Brown landed on a new team before being released again. Players such as Jalen Ramsey are asking to be traded. Continue reading

Von Miller’s Net Worth

Peyton Manning praised Von Miller as the best athlete he has ever played with.He is a feared defensive NFL player who made a name for himself in the NFL and he has also built a significant net  worth int he process. Continue reading

Tyler Higbee Net Worth

Tyler Higbee Net Worth

The 2019 NFL season officially kicked off, and the first week of action is in the books. The St. Louis Rams held on to get a win for the first game of the year, and that is good news to Tyler Higbee. Continue reading

Stephen Hauschka Net Worth

Steven Hauschka Net Worth

This week marks the official beginning to college football, where next week marks the beginning of the NFL season. NFL rosters are being finalized and cut down to the 53 men teams think are best. Continue reading