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Do stunt doubles top pro athletes?

Many former college and pro athletes now work as stunt men in the movies -- with amazing results. Story

Updated: May 23, 2007, 3:03 PM ET
By LZ Granderson | Page 2

Chris Daniels was a three-sport athlete at Estero High School near Fort Myers, Fla. He was an all-state strong safety and wide receiver, and also lettered in track and wrestling.

Daniels was hoping to become a professional athlete.

He ended up being Spider-Man instead.

"Growing up I was a huge fan of the comics," says Daniels, who has been Tobey Maguire's stunt double for all three Spidey flicks. "So when they told me they were looking for a stunt man to play Spider-Man ...

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