The Greatest Athlete Of All-Time From Each Of The 50 States

South Dakota – Brock Lesnar – MMA/WWE



Lesnar is a wrestler, mixed martial artist, former amateur wrestler and professional American football player. Lesnar’s UFC legacy has been tarnished by various doping allegations, but he will continue to represent WWE in the meantime. At 6-foot-3 and 286 pounds, Lesnar is a guy no one wants to mess with.
 
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Delaware – Elena Delle Donne – WNBA



Born in Wilmington, DE, Delle Donne has established herself as one of the premier players in the WNBA. She was the MVP of the 2015 season and is certainly making the Diamond state proud.
 
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Montana – Phil Jackson – NBA



Jackson is an NBA legend due to his incredible coaching career, which includes 11 championships in 21 years. Born in Deer Lodge (yes, really), Montana, Jackson played for the Knicks prior to his coaching career, winning the Larry O’Brien Trophy in 1970 and 1973.
 
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