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Mayweather, Pacquiao, boxing's 1 percent?

Floyd Mayweather stretches during a press conference with

Floyd Mayweather stretches during a press conference with Miguel Cotto at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. (May 2, 2012) (Credit: Getty)

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is in jail and Manny Pacquiao just lost his title. But hey, it's not all bad news.

Forbes released it's list of the world's highest paid athletes and Floyd and Pac Man rank numbers one and two.

According to Forbes, Mayweather made $85 million for two fights last year and Pacquiao made $62 million from fight purses and endorsements.

Tiger Woods, tops on the list since 2001, made $59.4 million to place third.

Yankees' third baseman Alex Rodriguez was 18th on the list and the highest paid baseball player at $33 million.

Tags: Floyd Mayweather Jr. , Manny Pacquiao , Tiger Woods , Alex Rodriguez

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