reality TV Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show  

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List Rules Vote up the athletes who seem to be the most interesting, most entertaining, and funniest

Athletes who should get a reality show are the popular athletes in the NFL, NHL, NBA, MLB and other sports whose off-field lives are just as captivating as their athletic careers. When that perfect combination comes along, it's only right that these famous athletes give up what little privacy they have and allow fans to see inside their personal lives by starring on a reality television show.

It's easy to pick the most successful and popular professional athletes to star on reality television shows as everyone wants to know how these Super Bowl, NBA Championship, World Series, Stanley Cup and Olympic gold medal winners live behind the scenes. Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers, LeBron James of the Miami Heat, baseball star Derek Jeter, professional swimmer Michael Phelps and even all-time great boxer Mike Tyson are just a handful of names that fall into that category with each finding success in their own respective sport either recently or throughout a long career.

For other athletes, they've been nominated to star on a reality show for their high-profile personal life or famous spouse. This is also sometimes prohibitive with athletes and their celebrity wives or girlfriends too famous to ever consider reality TV. A show chronicling the lives of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and his supermodel wife Gisele Bundchen or a series following David and Victoria Beckham would certainly draw a crowd but would the couples ever agree to such a thing? Doubtful at best.

For other couples, reality television is not considered that unreasonable. Many have done it before like Khloe Kardashian and NBA player Lamar Odom and NFL wideout Chad Ochocinco and Evelyn Lozada. That's where these mid-level athletes with famous wives could shine. How about a show following retired NHL player Mike Comrie and wife Hilary Duff? Or maybe a return to reality television for "Hills" star Kristin Cavallari now that she's with quarterback Jay Cutler?

Any of these athletes and many more would make great stars of reality television should they agree to allow themselves to be followed around by cameras nonstop. Which athletes would you like to see get their own reality show? Add your pick and vote for the pro athletes you think would be best for reality TV below!
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Shaquille O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Shaquille O'Neal age 43 - with girlfriend Nicole Alexander

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Charles Barkley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show

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Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Mike Tyson age 51

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Michael Jordan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show

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Peyton Manning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show

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Rob Gronkowski is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show

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Dennis Rodman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Dennis Rodman age 56

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Tim Tebow is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Tim Tebow age 30

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Terry Bradshaw is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show

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Kobe Bryant is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Kobe Bryant age 39

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Odell Beckham Jr. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Pissonyourgrave added Odell Beckham Jr. age 23

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Usain Bolt is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Usain Bolt age 31

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Danica Patrick is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show

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Deion Sanders is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Deion Sanders age 50

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Wayne Gretzky is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Wayne Gretzky age 56

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LeBron James is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
LeBron James age 31

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Stephen Curry is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Pissonyourgrave added Stephen Curry age 29

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Metta World Peace is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show

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Brett Favre is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Brett Favre age 48

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McKayla Maroney is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show

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David Beckham is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
David Beckham age 40 - with wife Victoria Beckham

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Tiger Woods is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Tiger Woods age 42

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Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
ThomasPointerJr added Floyd Mayweather Jr. age 40

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Nolan Ryan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Nolan Ryan age 70

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Joe Montana is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Joe Montana age 61

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Karl Malone is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Tom Derr added Karl Malone age 54

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Lance Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show

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Scottie Pippen is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show

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Manny Pacquiáo is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
RaymondBermea added Manny Pacquiáo age 39 - Pound for Pound. Hopefully he can beat Floyd Gayweather's ass because Gayweather is scared of him!

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Aaron Rodgers is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Aaron Rodgers age 32

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Derek Jeter is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
-1456082551498 added Derek Jeter age 43

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Patrick Kane is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Joey Kones added Patrick Kane age 29 - Dude is a bro.

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Emmitt Smith is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Emmitt Smith age 48

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Terrell Owens is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Terrell Owens age 44

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Jeff Gordon is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
1484671695080 added Jeff Gordon age 46

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Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Ray Lewis age 42

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Summer Sanders is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show

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Manny Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Tom Derr added Manny Ramírez age 45

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David Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Tom Derr added David Ortiz age 42 - it should be called "the life of a superstar".

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Robert Griffin III is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
FélixBédard added Robert Griffin III age 27

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Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Pissonyourgrave added Kirk Cousins age 27

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Ronda Rousey is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
JordanJacobs added Ronda Rousey age 28 - Who wouldn't want to follow her around

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Tara Lipinski is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
LanaYoshii added Tara Lipinski age 35

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Albert Pujols is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Albert Pujols age 37

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Joakim Noah is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Natedawggg91 added Joakim Noah age 32

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Caroline Wozniacki is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show

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Brian Wilson is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
RyanOropeza added Brian Wilson age 35 - 2012

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Alex Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show

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Matt Bonner is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Matt Bonner age 35

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Cristiano Ronaldo is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Athletes Who Should Get a Reality Show
Guest_34f94f30-4f5e-4419-81df-0d6813b92b48 added Cristiano Ronaldo age 32