A lot of financial innovation walks a fine line between "great idea" and "sneaky scam" but pro-athlete-trading-market-thing Fantex has added a third dimension of creepiness that makes them especially interesting.
Fantex, Inc. postponed plans to offer public shares on Arian Foster with the Houston Texans running back set to undergo season-ending back surgery.
The New York Giants lead the San Francisco 49ers 10-7 at halftime of the National Football Conference championship game.
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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson overtook Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos as the highest-selling National Football League player last season.
Anquan Boldin agreed to a two-year contract extension with the San Francisco 49ers.
A Royal Bank of Canada account manager and an investment-house lawyer, leaders of the country’s curling teams, are among Canada’s best Olympic gold medal hopes in Sochi.
The Super Bowl will be a family reunion for the Harbaughs.
The Baltimore Ravens scored 21 unanswered points to defeat the New England Patriots and advance to the Super Bowl, where they’ll play the San Francisco 49ers.
"I had to take it upon myself to step up and make plays."
- Vernon Davis on Jan 14, 2012