10 Most Controversial Athletes of All Time


The Top Ten

1 Luis Suarez Luis Suarez Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz is a Uruguayan professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Barcelona and the Uruguay national team as a striker.
2 Lance Armstrong Lance Armstrong
3 Tiger Woods Tiger Woods Eldrick Tont "Tiger" Woods is an American professional golfer who is among the most successful golfers of all time.
4 Mike Tyson Mike Tyson

Guy bit someone ear off! Luis suarez only touched the skin

5 LeBron James LeBron James LeBron Raymone James is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association. LeBron has played for the Heat and the Cavaliers.
6 Tonya Harding
7 Hansie Cronje
8 Michael Vick Michael Vick Michael Dwayne Vick is an American football quarterback who is a free agent. He has previously played for the Atlanta Falcons, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Jets and Pittsburgh Steelers.
9 Dale Earnhardt Dale Earnhardt Ralph Dale Earnhardt Sr., known professionally as Dale Earnhardt, was an American professional stock car racing driver and team owner, best known for his involvement in stock car racing for NASCAR.
10 O.J. Simpson O.J. Simpson

In his prime, was possibly the greatest running back of all time.
He now goes far beyond merely "controversial", and stands alone among all athletes as "infamous".

The Contenders

11 Barry Bonds Barry Bonds
12 Muhammad Ali Muhammad Ali Muhammad Ali (January 17th 1942 - June 3rd 2016) was an American former professional boxer . He was generally considered among the greatest heavyweights in the history of the sport.
13 Jim Thorpe Jim Thorpe
14 Jim Brown Jim Brown
15 Bill Russell Bill Russell
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