Tom Brady and the Top 17 Irish-American Athletes in Sports History

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Tom Brady and the Top 17 Irish-American Athletes in Sports History
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Top of the mornin’ to everybody. It’s that time of year again. No, not March Madness. Green madness.

Aye, St. Patrick’s Day, ‘tis upon us. And it’s more than one of the country’s biggest drinking days. It’s also a time to honor and reflect upon those people of Irish decent who have made an impact in the United States.

Or something.

At least for the sake of this slideshow we will.

So in honor of a McAwesome holiday—St. Patty’s Day—we will put our pints of Guinness down and pick up those shamrocks, and take a look at 17 of the greatest American professional athletes who also happen to sport Irish backgrounds.

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