The 15 best bromances in sports

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Athletes are known to be the fiercest competitors on the planet. But every so often, their softer sides come out -- in the form of a bromance.

It's always fun to see the lighter sides to some players and peek into their personalities a bit. And sometimes, one particular teammate is all it takes for somebody to open right up.

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Below, we put together 15 of the best active bromances in all of sports. Because there's something enjoyable about taking a step back and enjoying these competitors at their mellowest.

Click through the gallery below to see our choices, and tweet us your favorite sports bromance at @AOLSports.

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