Below, we offer a list of tough guys, in alphabetical order, in the four major pro sports:

Josh Beckett, Red Sox pitcher Eric Byrnes, Diamondbacks leftfielder Carl Everett, Mariners DH Vladimir Guerrero, Angels rightfielder Derek Jeter, Yankees shortstop Russell Martin, Dodger catcher Mariano Rivera, Yankees closer Aaron Rowand, Giants centerfielder Curt Schilling, Red Sox pitcher Gary Sheffield, Tigers DH Ty Wigginton, Astros third baseman

Ron Artest, Kings forward Shane Battier, Rockets guard Bruce Bowen, Spurs guard Kobe Bryant, Lakers guard Kevin Garnett, Celtics forward Allen Iverson, Nuggets guard LeBron James, Cavaliers guard Shaquillle O'Neal, Suns center Jerry Stackhouse, Mavericks gurd Ben Wallace, Cavaliers forward

Marion Barber Cowboys running back Tom Brady, Patriots quarterback Kelly Gregg, Ravens nose tackle Steve Hutchinson, Vikings guard Olin Kruetz, Bears center Ray Lewis, Ravens linebacker Peyton Manning, Colts quarterback Steve McNair, Ravens quarterback Bob Sanders, Colts safety Steve Smith, Panthers wide receiver Mike Vrabel, Patriots linebacker

Derek Boogaard, Wild left wing Rod Brind'Amour, Hurricanes center Zdeno Chara, Bruins defenseman Chris Chelios, Red Wings defenseman Jarome Iginla, Flames right wing Mike Komisarek, Canadiens defenseman Georges Laraque, Penguins forward Travis Moen, Ducks left wing Alex Ovechkin, Capitals left wing Sami Pahlsson, Ducks center Dion Phaneuf, Flames defenseman Sheldon Souray, Oilers defenseman Anton Volchenkov, Senators defenseman

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