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Ray Perez, 25

Photograph By Matthias Clamer for ESPN The Magazine

AKA: Dr. Death
West Sacramento, Calif.
College student and server at Joe's Crab Shack
Character est.: 2009
Prep time: 30 minutes

"We're losing, and we're still here. We could've drafted Calvin Johnson or AP, but we get JaMarcus Russell, and we're still here. Because we're not fans, we're family. We do weddings, birthdays and funerals together. And Oakland is our family's home. That's why Dr. Death attends City Council meetings and created the petition for the team to stay put."