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Jameis Winston hoisted the Heisman Trophy on Saturday, joining the ranks of college football's greatest players. The award isn't always a ticket to NFL stardom, however; for every Barry Sanders, there's an Eric Crouch. The 10 winners prior to Winston have experienced varying degrees of NFL success. Can you name them all?
The fantasy football playoff semifinals began Thursday in many of ESPN's leagues. Needless to say, the Denver Broncos' offensive prowess has helped numerous teams reach this level. But which Denver players are among the 10 individuals found on the most semifinal-qualifying rosters? Which other players round out the list? See if you can guess -- and remember, this list features the 10 most popular individuals -- no defenses -- on top-four teams.
Roy Halladay is set to announce his retirement after an incredibly successful 16-year career. Halladay's résumé is the envy of nearly every other pitcher in the game -- 203 wins, a 3.38 career ERA, eight All-Star Game appearances, and two Cy Young awards. He's one of only 17 pitchers in baseball history to win multiple Cy Youngs. Can you name the rest? Take our quiz!
Jacoby Ellsbury has gone to the Yankees, undoubtedly causing Red Sox fans some degree of consternation. That World Series championship should help, but Ellsbury is a unique talent; his speed is a huge weapon, and he has enough power to really threaten pitchers when he's hot. He's one of the few players in the 30-30 club since the turn of the century. Can you name the rest?
According to a report by ESPN The Magazine's Buster Olney, Texas Rangers closer Joe Nathan is headed to the Detroit Tigers, taking his 341 career saves to the Motor City. That number ties him for 10th on Major League Baseball's all-time list, behind some iconic closers -- and a few sneaky savers who finished off games for several teams during long careers.
Can you name the top 10 and ties? We've already given you one name ...
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