They are the ones we are always talking about. The athletes or figures in sports that seem to always be associated with drama or poor play or the media.
Whether its poor play or their extracurricular life outside the barriers of the stadiums or playing fields that make them stars, we are constantly talking about them at the water cooler or in social settings.
And the conversations are not limited to athletes alone.
Just as we talk about Terrell Owens, we talk about his agent Drew Rosenhaus. Just as much as we talk about the poor play of Alex Rodriguez, we are also just as quick to criticize the announcers who call his play in the World Series.
When it comes to putting a bull's eye on someone's back, we are willing to target that sports figure, no matter who it may be.
Here is a look at 20 of the most hated people in sports.