There is no shortage of coolness in professional sports, although some athletes seem to take fuller advantage of the life of splendor their career affords them than others.
Much like the career of a rock star or movie star, the money, the fame and the dames are all perks that come along with a successful career as a professional athlete.
Most of the coolest athletes in history have been able to achieve professional greatness while balancing a social life that would make Mick Jagger envious.
Considering how many have failed at achieving that balance, it's obviously no small feat.
Here are the 50 coolest athletes from (almost) every sport.