Greatest US Athletes Who Never Won A Championship?

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  1. CaughtInTheMid
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    I say it's either Ted Williams or Dan Marino.

    What say you?
     
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    Fran Tarkenton

    Jim Thome
     
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    Baseball.......Ted Williams, Tony Gwynn
    Football......Dan Marino, Dan Fouts
    Basketball......Karl Malone, Patrick Ewing

    Overall....Bo Jackson
     
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    not counting Olympic gold

    Jim Thorpe

    //thread
     
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    How does Bo Jackson get overall? He played pro sports for like 3 or 4 years and was only an average baseball player. In the NFL he averaged well under 1000/yds per his 4 seasons.

    I'd put Barry Sanders near the top of the list for NFL players.
     
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    Best athlete I ever saw
     
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    Barry Sanders for sure
     
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    I guess. He did some cool things but at the end of the day his numbers are pretty average in both sports.
     
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    Great choices. I agree with all of them. I'll add a few more:

    Warren Moon
    Steve Nash
    Steve McNair
    Earl Campbell
    Curtis Martin
    Jim Kelly
    Thurman Thomas
     
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    John Stockton
    Karl Malone
    Reggie Miller
    Patrick Ewing

    Michael Jordan stopped a whole bunch of people from winning championships.
     

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