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15 Athletes Who Would Make Awesome Uber Drivers

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15. Tim Duncan, San Antonio Spurs

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15. Tim Duncan, San Antonio Spurs

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If you don't get the chance to see him step out of his vehicle and reveal his height, you might actually Duncan is a regular Uber driver. If you are a sports fan, you'll know who this guy is right away and will have the opportunity to see if Duncan is as stoic of a driver as he is a basketball player. You could also expect to get picked up in a vehicle with a five-star crash test rating, you know the Big Fundamental is putting safety first.

14. Rickie Fowler, PGA Golfer

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14. Rickie Fowler, PGA Golfer

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Fowler is the most exciting, young golfer playing on tour right now. He's known for his flamboyant attire and his former career in professional motocross. If you get picked up by Fowler, you can expect a high-octane, crash- course style ride to your destination. If you're lucky, you could even score a selfie with golf's rising star.

13. Andrew Luck, Indianapolis Colts

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13. Andrew Luck, Indianapolis Colts

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This current NFL quarterback and former Stanford Cardinal is not just a guy with a neck beard that can lead game-winning drives with the precision of a veteran surgeon, but also the recipient of an engineering degree from one the country's most prestigious universities. Not only would you get to be driven around by the NFL's most promising stars, but you could have an intelligent conversation, maybe learning a thing or two.

12. Chris Paul, Los Angeles Clippers

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12. Chris Paul, Los Angeles Clippers

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Even though you may feel a little bit safer with Paul's fictional brother, Cliff, the NBA assist artist wouldn't be a bad driver in his own right. An obviously charismatic guy, Paul is becoming better known as a State Farm actor than as a point guard. Regardless, a ride with Chris Paul with be a good time, and the guy is obviously well-insured.

11. J.J. Watt, Houston Texans

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11. J.J. Watt, Houston Texans

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Watt has evolved from a seldom-known first-round draft pick out of Wisconsin into a household name, league-wide fan favorite. Watt's undeniably fun-loving personality would make for a great Uber experience. With the $100 million contract Watt earned in 2014, you would likely get to ride in an eye-popping 2015 lifted truck.

10. Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos

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10. Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos

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Who wouldn't want a few minutes in the car with the NFL's record holder for passing touchdowns in a season? The image of Peyton created by media leads to him being the safest driver on the list. Manning would probably turn around and ask you to put your seatbelt on. He would drive the car with the caution of your father going on a casual Sunday drive through the suburbs, but the experience would be fantastic.

9. Blake Griffin, Los Angeles Clippers

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9. Blake Griffin, Los Angeles Clippers

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This high-flying NBA athlete is not only a Slam Dunk Contest Champion, but also a hilarious Twitter personality, so you know his humor is real. The question remains whether he would pick you up in a GameFly gifted jetpack or a KIA Optima. His recognizable face and notable sense of humor are sure to make a great story.

8. Rob Gronkowski, Patriots

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8. Rob Gronkowski, New England Patriots

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There might not be a more well-known party animal than this New Patriots tight end. He would probably pick you up in his newly renovated party bus. He might not be the safest driver, but any time spent with Gronk is sure to be good.

7. Richard Sherman, Seattle Seahawks

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7. Richard Sherman, Seattle Seahawks

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Sherman might be the most outspoken athlete in the world today. His famous interview explosion with Erin Andrews is enough to make an Uber ride with him entertaining. Sherman, like Luck, is also a Stanford alumnus, and a ride with him would be filled with you learning about his not-so-popular opinions on anything controversial happening at the current time.

6. Shaq

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6. Shaq

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Although no longer an active athlete, Shaq is still one of the most entertaining personalities in today's sports world. His freakishly large body structure and endorsement deal with Buick would certainly lead to you riding in luxury while having the joy of being in the presence of a legend.

5. Tim Tebow

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5. Tim Tebow

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Possibly the greatest college football player of all-time, this now NFL free agent would pick you up with a smile and a shiny cross dangling from his rearview mirror. For anyone who read Tebow's biography, you know of the numerous amounts of stories the guy could tell you. Tebow remains one of the most likable guys in sports and would be a joy to any sports fan he picked up.

4. Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers

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4. Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers

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Rodgers! The discount double check guy would make an excellent Uber driver, whether you know him from the perspective of a cheesehead or just someone who enjoys his State Farm commercials, Rodgers and his famous November mustache provide a promising Uber experience.

3. Brian Wilson, Los Angeles Dodgers

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3. Brian Wilson, Los Angeles Dodgers

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Wilson and his popular facial hair make for a unique trip. Just hope that he doesn't decide to make it grow arms and scream at you like he did in the ESPN offices for his, "This is SportsCenter" commercial.

2. Chris Andersen, Miami Heat

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2. Chris Andersen, Miami Heat

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The Heat's tattooed-covered, mohawk-sporting forward is one of the most recognizable players in the NBA. When riding with him, you never have to worry about anyone complaining about his driving. One step out of the car and the legend known as "Birdman" will assure your safety for the trip's entirety.

1. Marshawn Lynch, Seattle Seahawks

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1. Marshawn Lynch, Seattle Seahawks

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This ride will be a silent one. You would likely get picked up in a blacked out sports car with a front license plate that reads "BeastMode." The only thing you can expect to hear from the driver's seat is, "You know why I'm here." This guy is all about the action and you can expect a once in a lifetime Uber experience with this running back at the helm.

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