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Jackie Robinson tops ESPN survey

Updated: January 11, 2011, 3:52 PM ET
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According to some of Martin Luther King Jr.'s closest advisers, he was an enormous sports fan. According to 100 professional athletes we spoke with, they're enormous fans of his, too.

"Wow, it's an honor to take this survey," said one NFL Pro Bowler. "MLK had a huge impact on me as a kid -- even though I was born a few years after he died. That's legacy, man."

We wanted to measure that legacy by asking 10 tough questions about the black athlete in America, circa 2010. As always, ...

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