12 Sports Performances Gutsier Than Tim Tebow's

Bryan KellySenior Analyst IOctober 12, 2009

12 Sports Performances Gutsier Than Tim Tebow's

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#12: Nancy Kerrigan Wins The Silver After Her Assault

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    17 FEB 1994:  TONYA HARDING WALKS BY AS NANCY KERRIGAN OF THE USA TAKES A BREAK DURING PRACTICE IN LILLEHAMMER, NORWAY. Mandatory Credit: Pascal Rondeau/ALLSPORT

#11: Curt Schilling's Bloody Sock

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#10: Tiger Woods Wins The 2008 US Open On A Bum Knee

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#9: The Flu Can't Keep Jordan Out Of Game Five

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#8: Jack Youngblood Stays In With A Broken Fibula

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    1984:  Portrait of Jack Youngblood #85 of the Los Angeles Rams as he sits on the sideline during a 1984 NFL game.  (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

#7: Kerri Strug Holds Off The Russians To Win Gold

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    23 Jul 1996:  Bela Karolyi carries Kerri Strug off the floor during the Olympic Games at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Georgia. Mandatory Credit: Mike Powell  /Allsport

#6: Ronnie Lott Just Puts Some Tape On It

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    24 Dec 1989: Free safety Ronnie Lott of the San Francisco 49ers stands on the field during a game against the Chicago Bears at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. The 49ers won the game 26-0.

#5: Joe Montana Eats His Chunky Soup

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#4: Pete Sampras Excuses Himself From The US Open To Projectile Vomit

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#3: Steve Yzerman Wins The Cup On One Leg

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#2: Willis Reed Leads The Knicks Pasts The Lakers In Game Seven

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#1: Muhammad Ali Goes Twelve Rounds With A Busted Jaw

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