The Greatest Sports Photos of All Time


Now on SI.com, the publication’s editors have compiled the magazine’s 100 Greatest Photos of All-Time. While you might not agree with some of the rankings, the pictures are stunning, inspiring and many capture iconic, historical moments in one shutter.

See all 100 of the greatest sports photos of all time at sportsillustrated.cnn.com.  Here are a few.

33 comments
edrooney
edrooney

Bobby Orr all day everyday!

HummusMagnate
HummusMagnate

Me winning the all state championship by throwing AND receiving the game winning touchdown. Sup ladies.

madtowntom
madtowntom

the foam/spit alongside secretariat is an amazing piece of that photo. Namath on the phone, covered in mud,Ali, etc.. Amazing !

bmqq316
bmqq316

Kerri Strug sticking her vault landing on one foot has got to be up there too.

Docintoxicated
Docintoxicated

What about all those icon photos Sandusky took? Or the photo of a coked out Michael Irvin trying to get through a revolving door?

John in va
John in va

Again no john riggens running 43 yards and that famous stiff arm against the dolphins in the superbowl. Cmon mann

harlequincy
harlequincy

Mickelson's jumping win '04 Masters (chills)

galactictraveler
galactictraveler

They should have a picture of the Special Olympics diving champion. He fell into the pool .Thank you, good night.

Vickroy
Vickroy

The Ali photo has to be the most iconic. Should be World Star Hip Hop's FaceBook cover photo.

Gunner
Gunner

Where is Peppy Centaur winning the Preakness?

cray
cray

Very NY centric... Jordan hitting the shot over Russell didn't even make it.

SerotoninsGone
SerotoninsGone

Please print out 1-2 and leave it on Zito's desk.

Binary Daoist
Binary Daoist

While not a Bruins fan; I've always loved that famous pic of Bobby Orr.

madtowntom
madtowntom

 @bmqq316 it is on the S.I. site, it would have been nice if it was a head-on full body/frame shot.Gotta agree