The 2005 NFL Defensive Player of the Year, Urlacher recorded over 1,000 tackles and played 182 games for the Bears in his 13 years in the Windy City.
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The Bad Boys were the most violent team, in the history of basketball.
A first-round pick out of New Mexico, he made it to eight Pro Bowls.
Intimidation is defined as intentional behavior that "would cause a person of ordinary sensibilities" fear of injury or harm.
A two-time consensus All-American, he led the Illini to a Rose Bowl victory in 1963 and was deemed the most valuable player in the Big Ten Conference, and in 1964 he was named college football's Lineman of the Year by United Press International (UPI) and Player of the Year by The Sporting News.
He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1983.
His dominance and relentlessness in the playoffs included some jaw-dropping plays. Marshawn Lynch: As much as he may look like one, he isn’t an escaped convict to my knowledge.
His running style is bruising to say the least, but he made a name for himself as a balanced running back this past season in Seattle. Jared Allen: The guy hunts with a crossbow, and did so with a mullet until he shaved it for his wedding. He came a half sack short of Michael Strahan’s individual sack record 4.
Through nine NFL seasons, he was invited to eight Pro Bowls, named a first-team All-Pro six times, and was twice recognized by his peers as the NFL's Defensive Player of the Year.
Renown as a fierce, violent tackler and for the relentless effort with which he played, Butkus is widely regarded as one of the greatest and most feared linebackers in pro football history.
These teams took it a step further, displaying behavior that even their peers would deem troubling.
Whether it’s fighting, drug-use, appearance, unpredictability, dominance, aggression or a potential injury, these teams caused their opponents a healthy level of fear.
All of these teams pushed the envelope, having an effect on the rules in their respective sports.