In our American society, there is perhaps no more revered and coveted profession than professional athlete. And it is a strange paradox that there are some athletes who get to play professional sports for a living and somehow manage to emerge bitter from the experience.
Somehow, sports history is replete with the names and faces of those men who graced the television sets of our nation and came away from the experience miserable. Some of these guys are amongst the greatest players to ever play their respective games.
Here is a look at 25 of the best.