A pro athlete has likely been coddled since their talent at whatever sport they excel at was spotted as a kid. Nevertheless, it doesn't excuse the fact that way too many grown men getting paid to plays a kid's game have been in the news for putting their hands on women.
Maybe it's a false sense of entitlement, but there is never a feasible excuse for hitting someone else when you could probably just walk away. Especially if you're a hulking athlete and you outweigh the women in question by like a hundred pounds. Adam "Pacman" Jones' latest blunder--he is accused of of hitting a woman outside of a Cincinnati bar--reminded us that such incidents are all too familiar in the world of pro sports.
Check out 13 Pro Athletes Who Were Accused Of Hitting Women in the following pages.