A trio of Philadelphia's most well-known professional athletes are on a list, a very exclusive list. Roy Halladay, Ryan Howard and Michael Vick all made the Forbes list of the 100 highest-paid athletes in the world.â†µ
Vick came in at No. 50 on the list. His estimated earnings over the last 12 months were $22 million. He picked up $2 million in endorsement deals with Nike, MusclePharm and Unequal Technologies.â†µ
Howard, who is currently on the disabled list for the Phillies, is No. 53, having earned $21.5 million. He drew around $1.5 million in endorsements for Adidas, Powerade, Subway and Topps.â†µ
Roy Halladay is at No. 61 with $20.6 million in earnings. He made half a million in endorsements for 2K Sports and others.â†µ
Tiger Woods was on top of last year's list, but slipped to third this year. On top this time around is Floyd Mayweather, Jr., who made $85 million from boxing alone. Right behind is another pugilist, Manny Pacquiano, who made $62 million.