The world of sports wasn't always flooded with overpaid divas and emotional brats. There was a time when grit, fiery intimidation and consistent determination ruled the playing field.
Those were the days.
As we retrace a rich history now clouded by flashy highlight reels and eccentric personalities, dedication and a pure love for the game reigns supreme.
Let's take a look at the athletes who reeked of toughness. Whether they put their limbs, teeth and lives on the line for their team or savagely created havoc on the field, these dudes clawed at greatness.
Here are the 100 toughest athletes of all time.
Start wrapping those wrists.
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