Amazing Nicknames Of The Most Famous Sportspeople

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3. Darren McFadden – Run DMC

Darren McFadden
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Run DMC? Isn’t that the name of a famous American hip hop group from the 80’s. A lot of fans really dislike this nickname yet it stuck. Also, they agree that it’s better than D-Dawg and the rest of his failed nicknames. Not only has the nickname stuck, but it is really fitting. This is because Darren RUNS in football to make his living, coupled with his full names Darren McFadden. Obviously, Run DMC.

4. Frank Thomas – The Big Hurt

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Among hitters in the history of Baseball, Frank is one of the most dreaded. He was nicknamed thus because of his famous swings. Frank has so many awards, trophies and championships that it is so hard to keep track. The big hurt can be a deadly monster in the batter’s box so steer clear.

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