Why Are You Still Here? Athletes We Can't Believe Are Still Playing

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Why Are You Still Here? Athletes We Can't Believe Are Still Playing
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Future Hall of Famer Alex Rodriguez is all over the news for various reasons this week, but it's clear that his benching in the ALCS is a direct result of his declining numbers.

While it could just be a postseason slump, people everywhere think a major factor is his age and deteriorating body.

But because A-Rod can't be A-Goner until at least the end of the season, it got us thinking about some of the other athletes that can't swallow their pride and just retire already.

Some of these dudes can't be blamed for sticking around the game too long—no one would turn down millions if a team were willing to throw it their way—but regardless of how or why they're still in their leagues, they have to know all they're doing is taking up a roster spot. We're just glad Evander Holyfield finally decided to hang it up.

Can't the rest of these guys just follow his lead?

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