Danny Granger proved to be more than able of getting in LeBron James' face during the testy second-round series between the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers, but he wasn't able to do much more than that.
His Pacers ultimately fell to the Heat in six games, with Granger having an underwhelming series by just about any measure.
Of course, it wasn't all Granger's fault.
But, he did shoot just 40 percent for the series, and let's face it—anytime your team loses the series after a lot of big talk, it stings that much more. Granger really doesn't have any history of being a tough guy, and that's what makes his recent foray into the genre so unsettling.
It just isn't his thing, and it never will be.
Here are five more would-be tough guys who should stop pretending.