1. Greatest Work-Hard, Play-Hard Athletes in History

    Most athletes are finely tuned machines, spending their lives trying to perfect their craft and looking to gain every physical advantage possible over their opponents...

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  2. Athletes You'd Want as Your Bodyguard

    A bodyguard's job description is pretty straightforward—protect your client from outside threats like assault, kidnapping or assassination at all costs...

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  3. Most Unlikely Chokes in Sports History

    Athletes falter under the pressure of important games and moments every day, everywhere from Little League fields and high school gyms to Yankee Stadium and the Staples Center...

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  4. Biggest Heroes to Zeros in Sports History

    Success on the field can propel athletes into impossible realms of fame. How they handle that celebrity lifestyle and all of its trappings can tell us a lot about athletes' character...

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  5. The Most Frequently Arrested Athletes in Sports History

    Athletes' run-ins with the cops are always great fodder for TMZ, SportsCenter, or sports talk radio, and some of the most elite seem unable to avoid repeatedly finding themselves at odds with Johnny Law...

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  6. 10 Sports Arenas That Should Be Torn to the Ground

    In an age where our government is screaming poverty (all the while spending trillions of dollars on god-knows-what), it's hard to imagine pushing for the construction of a posh new ...

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  7. The Biggest Trick-Play Fails in Football

    Up 3-0 early in the second quarter of the BCS National Championship Game, Alabama faced a 4th-and-4 from LSU 's 32 yard line...

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  8. The Least Desirable Jobs in Sports

    To most outsiders, working in the sports world has an aura of glamour. With league revenues through the roof in recent decades, players' salaries climbing with seemingly no ceiling ...

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  9. The Most Overrated Sports Movies Ever

    A movie can be overrated for any number of reasons. It may be a very good film, but simply not merit the accolades it receives. It may ride the coattails of current events to garner more attention that it deserves...

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  10. The Worst Siblings in Sports

    Sibling rivalries can be heated, with one brother or sister constantly trying to outdo the other in a search for both personal satisfaction and parental approval...

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  11. Kobe Bryant and Vanessa Bryant Divorce: The Most Costly Athlete Breakups Ever

    When Kanye West sang "if you ain't no punk, holla we want pre-nup!" on his hit song " Gold Digger ," there can be no doubt he was speaking to, among others, athletes: fabulously rich ...

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  12. Flirtin' with Disaster: One Theme Song for Each of the NFL's 32 Starting QBs

    No matter how many people extol the virtues of offensive linemen and running backs and remind us that "defense wins championships," there can be no denying that the true rockstars of the NFL are the league's quarterbacks...

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  13. Boston Red Sox Offseason: 5 Moves the Sox Should Make Heading into 2012

    For the first time since the Boston Red Sox won the team’s first two World Series since Woodrow Wilson inhabited the White House, the club is in a state of flux going into the Hot Stove League...

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