As is their tradition, the Sporting News yet again released the answers they've compiled from this year's midseason NFL players poll, with 111 players from 31 teams weighing in on all manners of subjects affecting their sport.
In one question, the magazine asked responders to name the dirtiest player in the league—and no, Todd Haley doesn't count, though he certainly looks dirty. Eleven players made the list, with the overall No. 1 choice winning in a landslide.
Who are these men and why do their peers hate, and perhaps fear, them so? Let's take a look at the players' choices and see whether they are justified.