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The 50 Most Compelling Comebacks In Sports History

Alan RubensteinAnalyst IIIApril 5, 2010

The 50 Most Compelling Comebacks In Sports History

1 of 51

50) Roy Hobbs and Eddie Waitkus, 1950

2 of 51

49) Marv Albert, 2000

3 of 51

48) Steve Kerr, 1987

4 of 51

47) Lisa Leslie, 2008

5 of 51

46) Doug Williams, 1987

6 of 51

45) Justine Henin, 2010

7 of 51

44) Mike Ditka, 1997

8 of 51

43) Kurt Warner, 2005

9 of 51

42) Todd Bozeman, 2006

10 of 51

41) Matt Hartl, 1997

11 of 51

40) Lindsay Davenport, 1997

12 of 51

39) Martina Hingis, 2006

13 of 51

38) Pele, 1975

14 of 51

37) DIck Vermeil, 1997

15 of 51

36) Joe Gibbs, 2004

16 of 51

35) Magic Johnson, 1996

17 of 51

34) Serena Williams, 2007

18 of 51

33) David Robinson, 1989

19 of 51

32) Mike Tyson, 1995

20 of 51

31) Jon Lester, 2007

21 of 51

30) Kim Clijsters, 2009

22 of 51

29) Baylor Basketball, 2004

23 of 51

28) Brett Favre, 2008

24 of 51

27) George Foreman, 1995

25 of 51

26) Jim Plunkett, 1980

26 of 51

25) Muhammad Ali, 1980

27 of 51

24) Dara Torres, 2000

28 of 51

23) Gordie Howe, 1973

29 of 51

22) Roger Staubach, 1970

30 of 51

21) Mike Krzyzewski, 1996

31 of 51

20) Jennifer Capriati, 1996

32 of 51

19) Joe Montana, 1992

33 of 51

18) Mario Lemieux, 1993

34 of 51

17) Greg Lemond, 1987

35 of 51

16) Magic Johnson, 1992

36 of 51

15) Andre Agassi, 1998

37 of 51

14) Monica Seles, 1995

38 of 51

13) Phil Jackson, 2005

39 of 51

12) Michael Jordan, 2002

40 of 51

11) Tiger Woods, 2009

41 of 51

10) Josh Hamilton, 2007

42 of 51

9) Brett Favre, 2009

43 of 51

8) Mario Lemieux, 2000

44 of 51

7) Phil Jackson, 1999

45 of 51

6) Lance Armstrong, 1999

46 of 51

5) Ted Williams

47 of 51

4) Tiger Woods, 2006

48 of 51

3) Muhammad Ali, 1970

49 of 51

2) Michael Jordan, 1995

50 of 51

1) Tommy John, 1976

51 of 51

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