Stats, highlight reels and championship victories may garner respect, but we all know that an athletic resume is only complete with the addition of a supermodel girlfriend.
As WAGs around the world continue to steal the spotlight, many athletic talents are beginning to feel as if a glamorous model is the only way to improve reputations and cement legacies.
And perhaps they're right.
Let's take a look at 15 athletes who are currently dating supermodels. Behind every perfectly curved beauty is an athlete rolling his eyes.