The most intimidating football players ever
No one wanted to face these guys, and for good reason. Also Ranked #9 on The Best Boxers of the 21st Century #13 on Celebrities You Would Not Want as a Stepdad #54 on The Best Athletes of All Time #8 on The Funniest Professional Athletes When you're considered the greatest of all time, it usually means you had a certain way of carrying yourself and intimidating other players, and that's exactly what Michael Jordan did.While he wasn't a big man who banged bodies down low, Jordan was arguably the most competitive athlete ever, pushing both himself and others to get the best out of their abilities - and he nearly always came out on top because of it. Showing a rare ability to jump and swat passes, bulldoze through blocks to get to the passer, or get to the outside with tremendous speed, Watt is a throwback to when players were all about one thing, playing football with no excuses.
For the former, it wasn’t just about competing with the latter guys; it was the actual fear of god that the latter created.
These are the guys who fight with angry passion and an intimidation factor that just won't quit. With one of the hardest punches on the planet, Tyson feared no one and refused to filter himself at any time, figuring he would use his craziness as an advantage against everyone who dared test him.
So, whether it was physical features, mad skills, or a combination of both, here are the toughest athletes in recent sports memory. Afterall, who would want to challenge a dude who once bit an opponent's ear and told another one he would eat his children?
For all the talk about how Dallas' secondary patrolman is overrated, you don't hear any wideouts or tight ends joining the chorus.
When the ball comes over the middle and this heavy hitter is nearby, the best move is to duck."I'm a grown-ass man," the 6-1 220-pounder is fond of telling defenders after bludgeoning them on the backside of running plays.