Professional Athlete Size Comparison

How do pro athletes stack up in terms of height and weight, and how do they compare to an average American?

Player Sizes

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11 thoughts on “Professional Athlete Size Comparison

  1. Pingback: Infographic: Height and Weight Distribution of Professional Athletes | Extra Mustard - SI.com
  2. This is fantastic! Thanks for putting this together. I’d love to see something similar for professional cycling, and found some of the data on sports-reference, which you cited as your source. How did you get the height/weight info from the site?

      1. Unfortunately, I don’t see a ‘rosters’ page on the cycling info, as it is organized a bit differently. Thoughts on how to get this data?

      2. Short of clicking on individual athletes’ pages for that information, I’m not really sure what you can do. I usually try to look for 1 page with player stats that also includes dimensions but as there are no “teams” you might be out of luck in this case.

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