Leigh Steinberg
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"Leigh William Steinberg" is an United States/American sports agent. During his 30-year career, Steinberg has represented over 150 professional athletes in American football/football, baseball, basketball, boxing, and Olympic sports. He has represented the No. 1 overall pick in the National Football League/NFL draft a record eight times, a milestone unmatched within the sports industry.

His client list has included Steve Bartkowski, Steve Young (American football)/Steve Young, Troy Aikman, Warren Moon, Bruce Smith (defensive end)/Bruce Smith, Thurman Thomas, Kordell Stewart, Jeff George, Ben Roethlisberger, Myron Rolle, Matt Leinart, Mark Brunell, Ricky Williams, Howie Long, Eric Karros, Dusty Baker, Lennox Lewis, Oscar de la Hoya, and John Starks (basketball player)/John Starks.

Steinberg is often credited as the real life inspiration of the sports agent from the film Jerry Maguire.

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