Sportsmen or we can say them athletes which used to take part in different types of sports in the World. The top-rated athletes are very popular and demanded worldwide and they are also liked by fans as well. If we consider Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Floyd Mayweather, Roger Federer, and some others, they are top-rated and mostly followed athletes in the current World but today we would like to talk about top 10 most disliked American athletes in recent time.
However, every sports fan has their own list of favorite sportsmen and they are completely crushing on them. But, you see below athletes name which is not just disliked by few based on the fans but also they are disliked by most of the fans as well. It seems that they are not just disliked in America but also universally. They have done something wrong which makes them as the most disliked American athletes in recent time being.
Top 10 Most Disliked American Athletes
Now, we are going to make a short detail of each disliked American athletes and in the list, Kevin Durant is standing on number 10. We have also presented nine more disliked athletes details as well. So, let’s take a look below where we present top 10 most disliked American athletes list with details.
10 – Kevin Durant (NBA)
Kevin Durant who is officially known as Kevin Wayne Durant and he is an American professional basketball player and playing for Golden State Warriors of National Basketball Association (NBA).
He is the 10th most disliked American athletes in recent time. This 30 years old small forward is 6 ft 9 in and his weight is 109 kg reportedly. Once he was very well liked player in NBA but since then a lot has changed.
He is well-liked in his former franchise team Oklahoma City where he started his professional career in 2006. There he was starring with Russell Westbrook. His fans did not want him to leave his club but the player did it and so, most popular American athlete has now become as one of the most disliked athletes so far.
9 – Ndamukong Suh (NFL)
Ndamukong Suh is officially known as Ndamukong Ngwa Suh and he is an American professional player and playing for Los Angeles Rams of National Football League (NFL).
He is a professional football nose tackle. He started his professional career in 2010 and then Detroit Lions took him as 2010 NFL draft. Suh was one of the most decorated players in college football and won plenty of awards along with Associated Press College Football Player of the Year Award, Chuck Bednarik Award, Bronko Nagurski Trophy, Lombardi Award, and Outland Trophy.
Besides, he is also called as the All-American. However, Ndamukong Suh is one of the most disliked American athletes in recent time due to his so-called incidents. He is quite aggressive in his nature.
He was fined for the number of times due to the incidents like kicking opponents, facemask penalties, low blocks and so on. Stomping was his most infamous incident. Detroit Lions was his first professional club where he played till 2014. In 2015, he joined Miami Dolphins and now, he is playing for Los Angeles Rams.
8 – Patrick Reed (Golf)
Patrick Reed or Patrick Nathaniel Reed who is an American professional golfer and playing for PGA tour and |European tour. His nickname is Captain America.
If we consider his success, he is the winner of the 2018 Masters tournament and also he won the 2014 WGC Cadillac Championship. He is quite young and currently 28 years old. He represents the United States in Presidents Cup and Ryder Cup and due to his success, he has earned the nickname.
Since 2011, he started his professional career and already won six PGA tour and 2 European tours so far. Patrick Reed is one of the most disliked American athletes and his negative stories started to come out after the winning of Masters trophy.
There are reports that he was cheating in college golf course before turned into pro, he had a number of incidents with alcohol. Besides, he has not good relationship with his parents. His parents did not want him to marry so early and so, their contact is now cut off.
7 – Baker Mayfield (NFL)
Baker Mayfield or Baker Reagan Mayfield is an American professional National Football League (NFL) player who is currently playing for Cleveland Browns as the quarterback.
He is currently 23 years old and too young at age. Baker started his college football career with Texas Tech Red Raiders. He moved to Oklahoma from Texas Tech considering scholarship issues. He is one of the top-rated quarterbacks and won several awards in 2017.
His first NFL appearance with the team Cleveland Browns where he joined there in 2018. Baker Mayfield is a hot-tempered athlete which makes him as one of the most disliked American athletes so far. Earlier, he had huge fans and if you are a fan of Cleveland Browns or Oklahoma Sooners, you definitely loved him.
But, he has a couple of incidents as well. In last year just ahead of his senior career, he got arrested while trying to escape from the cops. Besides, he was involved with a number of field incidents on the way to win a Heisman Trophy.
6 – Grayson Allen (NBA)
Grayson James Allen who is simply called as Grayson Allen and he is an American professional basketball player and currently playing for Utah Jazz of National Basketball Association (NBA).
He is often called as Duke and the reason behind is that he started to play at college basketball at Duke University. Allen is playing as the Shooting guard in his team. He is quite young considering the age and he is currently 23 years old and 6.5 ft tall.
Allen was pretty famous and popular basketball player earlier but he used to lose his temper and so, now has become as one of the most disliked American athletes. In his freshman season, he was quite popular but later, he started tripping to the opponent players on the court.
Besides, he failed to control himself sometimes and used to throw his anger on the bench. If we consider the hated athletes in Dule University, earlier of him, they have seen more hated players in history but 23 years old Grayson Allen would be on the top of the list.
5 – Odell Beckham Jr. (NFL)
Odell Cornelious Beckham Jr. is an American professional National Football League player who is commonly known as Odell Beckham Jr. He is playing as the wide receiver for the team New York Giants.
He is currently 26 years old and started his NFL career with his current team New York Giants in 2014. However, in his first season of the New York Giants, he broke the record of NFL rookie receiving though he missed first four games due to injury. He also received a number of awards in his career.
Since the beginning of his NFL career, he has become as one of the most popular and productive players but he failed to keep it.This 26 years old wide receiver has some negative sides which makes them as one of the most disliked American athletes so far.
The most recent example was that in last year a video clip became viral in last March and according to the clip, Beckham was sitting with a model on a bed and there were a pepperoni pizza, brown cigarette and some kind of white powder. It was enough to make him among the top list of most disliked American athletes in recent time.
4 – Vontaze Burfict (NFL)
Vontaze Burfict is a professional linebacker who is also known as Vontaze DeLeon Burfict Jr. He is a professional American football player and currently playing for Cincinnati Bengals of National Football League (NFL).
Burfict is currently 26 years old but joined at the club Cincinnati Bengals in 2012 as the free agent. He played for the Arizona State in his college football. However, he is one of the talkative players considering his dirty incidents in his professional career. He is fined totally $4,150,000 in his career.
The 28 years old linebacker is one of the most disliked American athletes in recent time due to his aggressive nature. He cannot keep himself on the ground for so long. The question is why. For the failed drug tests and dirty plays, he is suspended continuously. In 2016, he was suspended for three games and earlier he hit on Antonio Brown in 2015 playoffs.
Later, he had been suspended again in 2017 when he hit on Anthony Sherman just earlier the regular season started. Now, ahead of the 2018 season, Burfict has been suspended again because he received drugs which will help him to increase his performance.
3 – Brad Marchand (NHL)
Brad Marchand or officially Bradley Kevin Marchand is a professional ice hockey player in Canada and he is currently playing for Boston Bruins of National Hockey League (NHL).
He is currently 30 years old and quite popular player so far. He started his professional career in 2008 with the team Boston and he was selected by the team in the 71st overall draft. His playing position is left wing.
Brad Marchand is a toughest and dirtiest NHL players for some time which makes him one of the most disliked American athletes nowadays. From a past couple of weeks, he has come to the spotlight more than ever.
The reason behind it is he is licking the opponents. The 30 years old player Brad Marchand made a tussle with Ryan Callahan of Tampa Bay Lighting and during this time, he licked his opponent. So, now he is on the notice from NHL.
2 – Draymond Green (NBA)
Draymond Jamal Green Sr., commonly known as Draymond Green is a professional basketball player in America who is playing for the franchise team Golden State Warriors of National Basketball Association (NBA).
You seem surprised to see two players from the same team Golden State Warriors. yes, Draymond Green is above the ranking than Kevin Durant on most disliked American athletes list in recent time. Draymond Green is playing like the power forward who is currently 28 years old and 6 ft 7 in tall.
He started his professional career in 2012 with the Warriors. Green grew up in Michigan and played for Michigan State in college basketball. He helped them to win two final four appearances so far.28 years old Draymond Green used to speak his mind all the time and sometimes people got it the wrong way.
However, he has his own incidents couple of times. He was kicking players sometimes. Besides, he slapped LeBron in the junk which was a move that might cost Warriors another NBA title so far. Earlier, he got a fight on Michigan State’s campus. So, he is on the list of most disliked American athletes so far.
1 – Tom Brady (NFL)
Thomas Edward Patrick Brady Jr. who is commonly called Tom Brady and he is an American professional football player. He is currently 41 years old and pretty aged athlete who is playing as a quarterback for New England Patriots of National Football League (NFL).
Tom is one of the two players in NFL history to have won five Super Bowls. He started his professional career in 2000 with the club New England Patriots. Now, he is one of the most talkative athletes in recent time. The fans of New England Patriots love this 41 years old player Tom no doubt and they will never be convinced otherwise.
Now, if we consider the rest fans of NFL, they do not love this talented quarterback that makes him as the disliked American athlete now. This so much hatred comes from his continuous success. A small part of it also comes from his marriage. He did marry to a supermodel by breaking so many hearts.
So, many have considered him a cheater. Others just annoyed his long successful career. In each way, he is now the most disliked American athlete in recent time.
According to the above-listed statistics, we can see the full details of the top 10 most disliked American athletes. Athletes used to be loved by the fans throughout the World. But here, we can see that some athletes are still disliked by many and it has become a special accomplishment nowadays.