Highest paid athletes: Tiger Woods, Roger Federer, Kobe Bryant, LeBron James & Drew Brees

Golf legend Tiger Woods has returned to the top of Forbes' list of the world's highest-paid athletes.

Woods earned more than $78 million in the last 12 months ending June 1st.

Tennis star Roger Federer came in second, after topping the list last year.

He isn't too far behind Woods, earning $71 and-a-half million.

NBA icons Kobe Bryant and LeBron James are third and fourth on the list, respectively.

And quarterback Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints rounds out the top five.

To see the complete list, click here: http://www.forbes.com/athletes/list/