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    David Cleveland - AP
    J.B. Mauney celebrates after riding Ford Hammer Down during the final round of the PBR World Finals, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, David Cleveland)
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    David Cleveland - AP
    J.B. Mauney rides Wipeout during the final round of the PBR World Finals, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, David Cleveland)
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    David Cleveland - AP
    J.B. Mauney rides Ford Hammer Down during the final round of the PBR World Finals, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, David Cleveland)
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    David Cleveland - AP
    J.B. Mauney celebrates after winning the PBR Rodeo season title, at the World Finals on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, David Cleveland)
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    David Cleveland - AP
    J.B. Mauney celebrates after riding Wipeout during the final round of the PBR World Finals, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, David Cleveland)
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    David Cleveland - AP
    J.B. Mauney rides Wipeout during the final round of the PBR World Finals, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, David Cleveland)
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    Al Bello - Getty Images
    NEW YORK - JANUARY 06: J.B. Mauney rests in the dressing room after his bull ride during the Versus Invitational Professional Bull Riding (PBR) Tournament on January 6, 2007 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Approximately forty five bull riders from around the world will compete in the two-day event in New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
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    Al Bello - Getty Images
    NEW YORK - JANUARY 07: J.B. Mauney is throw from his bull during the Versus Invitational Professional Bull Riding (PBR) Tournament on January 7, 2007 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
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    Al Bello - Getty Images
    NEW YORK - JANUARY 07: J.B. Mauney rides a bull in the final round and goes on to win the event during the Versus Invitational Professional Bull Riding (PBR) Tournament on January 7, 2007 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
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    Al Bello - Getty Images
    NEW YORK - JANUARY 07: J.B. Mauney rides a bull in the final round and goes on to win the event during the Versus Invitational Professional Bull Riding (PBR) Tournament on January 7, 2007 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
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    Andrew H. Walker - Getty Images
    NEW YORK - OCTOBER 15: Bull rider J.B. Mauney attends the PBR's Built Ford Tough Road To Las Vegas in Times Square on October 15, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)
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    Harry How - Getty Images
    ANAHEIM, CA - FEBRUARY 10: J. B. Mauney attempts a ride during Round 2 of the PBR Amp'd Mobile Invitational at the Honda Center on February 10, 2007 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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    TIMOTHY A. CLARY - AFP/Getty Images
    Bull rider J. B. Mauney in Times Square in New York on October 15, 2010 as the Professional Bull Riders (PBR) top 10 bull riders compete to promote the 2010 PBR Built Ford Tough World Finals that will take place October 20-24 in Las Vegas. AFP PHOTO TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
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    Richard Drew - AP
    FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2013 file photo, professional bull rider J.B. Mauney attends an event outside New York's Madison Square Garden promoting the PBR 2013 Monster Energy Invitational. Mauney is one of the top professional bull riders in the country but goes largely unnoticed in the heart of NASCAR country.Winning a world championship might get him a little more attention in his hometown of Mooresville. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
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    Kathy Willens - AP
    FILE - In this Jan. 6, 2013, file photo, J.B. Mauney rides Multi Min 90 Dark Shadow during the seventh annual Professional Bull Riders Invitational at Madison Square Garden in New York. Mauney is one of the top professional bull riders in the country but goes largely unnoticed in the heart of NASCAR country.Winning a world championship might get him a little more attention in his hometown of Mooresville. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)
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