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    Amazing Athletes Not Talked About

    Watching Pro's vs. Joe's Season 3 on Spike the other day I was pleased to see Jimmy Smith. Of all athletes in any sports, to me, he is the most dominant to receive little acclamation. The guy did make the Pro Bowl a lot, but was never really talked about despite having I believe 6 or 7 straight 1,000 yd receiving seasons in the NFL. My question for you all is.... can you name some more people not talked about that should be?


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    Re: Amazing Athletes Not Talked About

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    Re: Amazing Athletes Not Talked About

    I think Curtis Martin was a very under the radar guy through his career.



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    Re: Amazing Athletes Not Talked About

    I definitely agree with Martin and Jimmy Smith. Based on numbers those guys are hall-of-fame locks...but they went kind of under the radar in their career. I think Martin is way up on the all-time rushing list.



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    Re: Amazing Athletes Not Talked About

    i dont think thats a question, but tom brady is going unnoticed right now



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    Re: Amazing Athletes Not Talked About

    Well hes talked about quite a bit... but IMO Tim Duncan is still underrated.



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    Re: Amazing Athletes Not Talked About

    Quote Originally Posted by bigredqb7 View Post
    i dont think thats a question, but tom brady is going unnoticed right now
    better......?


    Now that MBB is back, do we still have to pretend that WBB matters?

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    Re: Amazing Athletes Not Talked About

    Quote Originally Posted by ianoconnor View Post
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    That is awsome! I'm a huge Reds fan, would also like to add Eric Davis - my all time favorite athlete.



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    Re: Amazing Athletes Not Talked About

    Before he grew his hair out like a fruit and had a mystery procedure done in Austria, Magglio Ordonez.

    Some other names that come to mind are Todd Helton, Fred Taylor, Elton Brand, Brian Westbrook, Shaun Rogers, Algae Crumpler, Mike Sweeney, Michael Cuddyer, and Garrett Anderson.



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    Re: Amazing Athletes Not Talked About

    steve nash is very underrated



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    Re: Amazing Athletes Not Talked About

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedefender View Post
    steve nash is very underrated
    You mean he deserves more MVP awards?



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    Re: Amazing Athletes Not Talked About

    Quote Originally Posted by mwitt View Post
    You mean he deserves more MVP awards?
    its just that he doesnt get as much hype as lebron or kobe, even though they havent won 2 mvps in a row, so im just sayin steve nash doesnt get as much attention even though he is one of the best guys in the nba



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    Re: Amazing Athletes Not Talked About

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    bo williams hasnt played yet, how is he underrated



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