Purchase Mistakes Made By Athletes

Have you ever experienced an impulse buy? It’s when you’re out shopping and you see something you really don’t need but you feel compelled to buy it, so you do. Well, these next few athletes definitely knows how it feels, except their impulse buys cost them a lot more.. and in some cases, everything they have..

It’s no wonder that 78% of NFL players and 60% of NBA players file for bankruptcy within the first five years of retirement.

These are the biggest purchase mistakes ever made by an athlete:

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  • Packers Defeat Lions On Last-Second Field Goal

    Despite getting out to a 13-0 lead less than two minutes into the second quarter on Monday night, the Detroit Lions still managed to find a way to lose their Monday Night Football match up with the Green Bay Packers. Two Matt Prater field goals sandwiched a Kerryon Johnson rushing TD, but the Packers would...

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  • Nationals One Game From World Series After Taking Game 3

    The Washington Nationals are absolutely cruising right now. After shaking off the Los Angeles Dodgers in a tough five-game NLDS series, they are crushing the St. Louis Cardinals in the NLCS. They came into Game 3 in Washington on Monday night with a 2-0 lead in the series, and they ended up leaving with a...

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  • Blaney Wins Rain-Delayed Talladega Playoff Race

    It took a couple of days to finally complete it, but when it was all said and done, it was well worth the wait at Talladega Superspeedway. Picking up at Stage 2, the race certainly did not disappoint, as drivers jockeyed for position all over the 2.66 mile track. There...

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  • Chiefs, Browns, and Cowboys Plummet In NFL Week Six Action

    The Kansas City Chiefs came into the NFL season as one of the favorites to go, and possibly win, the Super Bowl. And they started out very well, going 4-0 in their opening four outings. However, the wheels have come off of late, and they lost for the second consecutive week on Sunday when they...

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  • Correa Hits Decisive Homer In Extras To Down Yankees

    The Houston Astros came into Game 2 of their ALCS with the New York Yankees knowing they could not afford to lose and go down 2-0 in the series. With Justin Verlander dealing on the mound, they would have been confident in evening up the series. It was not...

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