No. 9 Tiki Barber (Football Player): New York Giants
New York sports fans and the football world dropped their balls when Giants Pro Bowl star Running Back Tiki Barber announced his resignation, at age 31, in order to pursue a career in television. In his 10 year career, he earned 10 Giants team records and was an integral part of the Giants offense. Barbers departure leaves a void in the Giants backfield and locker room as his Hall of Fame contending statistics and personal qualities provided the team with leadership and touchdowns. Having already worked in broadcasting, Barber has signed a broadcasting deal with Disney to expand his role on ABC and ESPN.