1. Jeremy Lin and the 50 Most Polarizing Figures in American Sports History

    In a world where sports are covered on live television 24 hours a day, seven days a week, it's impossible for any athlete to survive with a reputation unscathed. Every sports figure has their haters, whether it's deserved or not...

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  2. The 101 Most Iconic Photographs in Sports History

    They say photographs are for people with bad memory. That couldn't be further from the truth. What they're really for is to help people with good memory remember. Whoever said a picture is worth a thousand words wasn't lying...

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  3. Pedro Martinez Is the Most Dominant Pitcher in Baseball History

    Pedro Martinez is the most dominant pitcher in the history of Major League Baseball. It sounds silly when you say it out loud...

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  4. The 20 Worst Athlete Post-Retirement Career Moves

    Athletes are the envy of us all because they get the two things that the average human desires most: money and fame. And they get it by doing something that most of us do for free...

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  5. The 50 Coolest Athletes of All Time

    Back in February, GQ released its list of the 25 coolest athletes of all time . It came together pretty nicely, but we here at Bleacher Report simply weren't satisfied. We wanted our own definitive list...

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  6. Who Should Host the ESPYs Next Year? Here's 10 Hosts We'd Like To See

    The ESPYs are one of the most fun events of the sporting year. But the show can only be as good as its host...

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  7. The 30 Craziest Athlete Outbursts of All Time

    We all know about coaches behaving badly. Dennis Green, Jim Mora, Lou Piniella—crazy moments from the man at the helm happen all the time. That's not what this list is about...

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  8. Top 100 Celebrity Sports Fans

    Finding out a celebrity roots for the same sports team as you just makes you feel good. It makes you feel like they're just another person, that they're not too stuck up to go out to the game and sit with the other fans...

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  9. Moneyball: Could It Become the Greatest Sports Movie of All Time?

    Ask 100 men what the greatest sports movie of all time is, and chances are you'll hear an even split between Rocky, Hoop Dreams, Hoosiers, Bull Durham, Field of Dreams, Raging Bull, and even The Blind Side ...

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  10. New Tell-All ESPN Book Could Be the Most Important Sports Book Ever Published

    Those Guys Have All the Fun: Inside the World of ESPN Earlier this week writers James Andrew Miller and Tom Shales published an ESPN tell-all book titled Those Guys Have All ...

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  11. The 20 Most Random Sports Heroes

    We don't realize why we love sports when Alex Rodriguez, who makes $30 million a year, hits a game-winning home run. We don't realize why we love sports when Kobe Bryant drops 40 in the NBA Finals because that's what he's supposed to do...

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  12. 2011 NFL Draft Results: Christian Ponder and the 5 Biggest Reaches of the Draft

    The 2011 NFL Draft was one filled with surprise, big board free-falls and extremely head-scratching reaches. Reaches normally occur most frequently during Round 1, and this was no exception...

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  13. NFL Draft Results: The 25 Wackiest Moments of the 2011 NFL Draft

    NFL Draft Results : 25 Wackiest Moments I've said it many times before and I'll say it again, the 2011 NFL Draft will go down in history as one of the wackiest drafts of all time...

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  14. 2011 NFL Power Rankings: Post-NFL Draft Edition

    Post-Draft NFL Power Rankings Now that the NFL draft has concluded, it's time to start looking ahead to next season (assuming there is one...

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  15. The Top 10 Super Bowl Contenders Following the 2011 NFL Draft

    Updated 2011 Super Bowl XLVI Odds Now that one of the craziest drafts in NFL history is finally in the books, it's time to look ahead to next season (if there is one)...

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  16. 2011 NFL Draft Grades: Biggest Winners and Losers for the 2011 NFL Draft

    The 2011 NFL Draft is one of the toughest in recent memory to asses. That is why I'm here, to guide you through one of the craziest drafts ever. As in any draft, this one had winners and losers, so I won't beat around the bush here...

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  17. 2011 NFL Draft: San Francisco 49ers Still Want To Re-Sign Alex Smith

    Despite the fact they traded up in Round 2 to select Colin Kaepernick, the San Francisco 49ers still want to re-sign Alex Smith when his contract expires...

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  18. 2011 NFL Draft Grades: Final Report Cards and Results for All 32 Teams

    The 2011 NFL Draft will one day go down in history as one of the most unpredictable drafts of all-time. From the fifth overall pick on, it seemed every expert grew increasingly shocked with every pick...

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  19. NFL Draft 2011 Grades: Green Bay Packers Final Report Card

    NFL Draft Grades 2011: Green Bay Packers Final Report Card It's been an interesting draft for the Green Bay Packers, who came into this draft with no glaring holes on their roster...

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  20. NFL Draft 2011 Grades: Green Bay Packers Day 3 Analysis

    It's been an interesting draft for the Green Bay Packers, who came into this draft with no glaring holes on their roster. It was really up to Ted Thompson to pick whoever he liked most of the players on the board with no huge needs to address...

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  21. Reggie Bush Tweet: Will He Be Back with the Saints Next Season?

    When the New Orleans Saints traded up in the first round to select Alabama running back Mark Ingram, Reggie Bush wasn't happy. He tweeted "It's been fun, New Orleans" right after the pick was made...

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  22. 2011 NFL Draft Grades: Grading and Analyzing the Green Bay Packers on Day 2

    After the Green Bay Packers went with an offensive lineman in round one, Packer fans were hoping to use their Day 2 picks to get players with a little more spunk. They did just that...

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  23. 2011 NFL Draft Grades: 5 Biggest Winners and Losers from Day 2

    2011 NFL Draft Grades : Houston Texans, Detroit Lions among winners; New England Patriots, Da'Quan Bowers among losers. After an immensely entertaining first round concluded Thursday night, we wondered if Day 2 would keep us interested...

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  24. 2011 NFL Draft Grades: 5 Winners and 5 Losers from Round 1 of the Draft

    2011 NFL Draft Grades : New Orleans Saints, Detroit Lions among Winners; Seattle Seahawks, Atlanta Falcons among losers One of the craziest first rounds in NFL Draft history is officially in the books and it's definitely a tough one to evaluate...

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  25. NFL Draft Rumors: Will the Green Bay Packers Trade Up for Brooks Reed?

    When the Green Bay Packers were finally put on the clock on Thursday night, they had a flurry of options to choose from...

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