The 100 Best Nicknames in Sports History

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The 100 Best Nicknames in Sports History

How do you rank the best nicknames of all time? There are so many famous AKAs in the world of sports, and many deserve their place at the top of the heap. 

There are those names that just seem...so...right. Whether they describe physical appearance, a catch phrase, or an extreme and unique ability, these nicknames follow their host, even beyond the grave. Applicants are ranked on creativity, unique jargon and consideration of prominence.

These individuals are synonymous with these names and will always remember their playing days and the monikers we used to make them legends of the lingo.

Here's the list. Let the debating begin!

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