Top Ten Most Overrated Athletes

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41Sidney Crosby

So hurt that he couldn't skate in last ten minutes of stanley cup final but celebrated and skated just fine after the game was over... No heart and bad leader

he's a crybaby if he can't take a hit the what is he doing in the game

If you can't score in the 2013 round 3 against the Boston Bruins it is Sidney Crosby the bruins are ok compared to Pittsburg and they got swept. I'm a bruins fan and in game 1 after the end of the 2nd period picking on Tuckkaa Rask You did not let me score or do anything. Rask backtalks and Crosby 2 seconds later picks a fight with the 6'11 255 pound Zedeno Chara and Crosby is 5'11 200 pounds.

He's a cherry picking crybaby

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42Manny Ramirez
43LaMarcus Aldridge
44Antoine Walker

Walker's entire career is based on the "even a blind squirrel find an acorn once in a while" premise. The dude has a lifetime, standing still with no one in his face, foul shot percentage of less than 65% but still felt compelled to heave up over 580 3-pointer per season during a three year stretch before Boston showed him the door.

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45Tim DuncanTimothy Theodore "Tim" Duncan is an American professional basketball player who has played his entire career for the San Antonio Spurs of the National Basketball Association.
46Lionel MessiLionel Andrés "Leo" Messi is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club Barcelona. He is also known as one of the greatest football players of all time. He was born in Rosario, Argentina on June 24th, 1987.

He can't do anything with Argentina what about where he got to the final and golden ball in the 2014 we as well as numerous other huge accolades

So right now he has been the best player in the world for 2015 easily probably the best ever and xavis gone and iniesta snot as good as he used to be

Can't do anything for Argentina and they call him the best player in the world.

He is nothing without Xavi and Iniesta

He isn't that good a player, never forget in the national squad he didn't came anywhere.

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47Ricky Hatton

How on earth is Ricky hatton overrated? nobody liked him and he almost beat Floyd weather the only reason why he lost is because he kept leading with his head lost his balance and tripped. The pictures you see of him today is because he had problems and after losing which he was 36-0 at the time he started to eat and was thinking about killing himself he lost to pac man beat him because he was depressed. And he knocked out almost ever opponents he faced.

very overrated, manny pacquiao is not overrated, those jealous, ignorant, elitists don't give a chance for pacman - ronluna

48Wilt ChamberlainWilton Norman "Wilt" Chamberlain was an American basketball player . He was born on August 21, 1936 in Philadelphia and died on October 12, 1999 in Los Angeles due to heart failure . more.

played in a much easier era.. he would have neva scored 50 points a game or a 100 in one game against the 90's knicks defense or the bulls.. even michael couldn't do it - beexDaRrYl97

Defense was actually ever good back then offense was bad get your facts straight

49Brett FavreBrett Lorenzo Favre is a former American football quarterback who spent the majority of his career with the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League.

Brett is good but please look at the picks and he gets his yards from lobbing it anywhere so his receivers get it plus the NFL network overate him on top 10 like top 10 Favre moments and back ups please he shouldn't have won SB MVP he didn't even win they won only because o a pick

Overrated, had marino spent the time in the league favre did, he would have had better stats and favre wouldn't have broken his records. Accuracy makes a qb not gunslinging

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50Lynn Swann

Averaged less than 40 catches a year, not in the top 50 in any major category and yet he is in the Hall of Fame.

And a lousy game show host as well. - Darrell

51Frank LampardFrank James Lampard is an English professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for New York City FC in Major League Soccer.

If he's crap then why is he one of the most highly decorated England and premier league players then

Lazy! Can strike a ball and occasionally finds a good pass apart from that he's crap - sss866

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52Brady Quinn

Jesus Christ don't get me started. This guy is a maniac. Every1 likes him because they think he's "hot". Can't stand him.

53Pete Rose

Actually, I liked Pete rose as a hitter. Perhaps his fielding was not so spectacular that people would put him on this list.

How can the all-time hits leader be overrated?

54Michael Sam
55Deion SandersDeion Luywnn Sanders, Sr. is a former American football and former American baseball player, who works as an analyst for CBS Sports and the NFL Network.

He was overrated specifically for baseball. He could steal bases, but didn't even excel in that that well. His hitting was below average as well as his fielding. All he had was speed.

Great athlete but not as good as the hype. Mediocre baseball player and a notoriously poor tackler on the football field, a less than desirable trait in a defensive player.

Couldn't tackle in the NFL. Sucked at baseball. Was a good returner though.

56Ryan LeafRyan David Leaf is a former American football player who was a quarterback in the National Football League for four seasons.

How did this guy not crack this list let alone no 1

How can you leave this bust off of this list

57Sammy Sosa

A short story of Sammy Sosa... Sammy comes into the league with little fanfare. A few years later, Sammy starts to swell up and hit baseballs into orbit at an incredible rate completely masking the fact that he is something of a liability in the field. Then the league institutes a new steroid testing policy and Sammy dissappears never to be heard from again.

yah the whole steroids thing with sosa never happened, he plugged his bat that way when he hit the ball it just shot out

58Michael PhelpsMichael Fred Phelps II is an American competition swimmer and the most decorated Olympian of all time, with a total of 22 medals in three Olympiads.

This list is stupid Michael phelps arguably the best swimmer with hard evidence saint bolt no one has come close to his world record Lionel Messi where do I start roger federer don't know much about him but still best in the world and Mike Tyson and Thierry Henry beast player

There's a lot more to being a "world's greatest athlete" than breaking world records. His bong smoking and drunk driving established him as a "world's greatest screw-up. " He's an excellent athlete, but cares so little about other people that he gets behind the wheel of a huge Ford Asscalade drunk? Loser. No greatness there.

59Usain BoltUsain St. Leo Bolt is a Jamaican sprinter. Regarded as the fastest person ever timed, he is the first man to hold both the 100 metres and 200 metres world records since fully automatic time measurements became mandatory in 1977. Along with his teammates, he also set the world record in the 4×100 metres more.


Really. Really. Usain bolt is not fit for this list is your brain made of cheese?

Obviously you know nothing about short distance running. 8,9 in a hundred meters with a flying start is equal to 9,8-9,9 in a regular race. Carl Lewis har 8,94 in a relay-race. Bolt is probably down to 8,7 or even lower.

His arrogance is the reason I think he's the most overrated athlete. He should take a leaf out of Michael Phelps' book, who is the most down to earth athlete ever

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60Roger Federer

How can you say bad stuff about this man you go and try playing tennis week in week out and still win grand slams. I mean now he playing for fun and provide his family doesn't really if he wins or loses now greatest tennis player to live right now we will have to see down the track were Rafa and Novac end up.

He's way to underrated in fact but he shouldn't BE ON THIS LIST

Leave the Fedexpress alone, he is so good, how can he be overrated?

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