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Steven Holcomb

Photograph By Patrick Hoelck for ESPN The Magazine

UNCOMMON SENSE: "The faster a bobsled goes, the less a pilot can see. Steve learned to drive by the feel of the track because his eyes were so bad. A surgery restored his vision and prevented him from going blind, so now he has the best of both worlds -- as well as a gold medal." -- Brian Shimer, coach