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What’s the greatest professional sports record of all time?

Hank Aaron's 715th home runPhoto from Denver Broncos quarterback and future first-ballot hall of famer Peyton Manning has 506 touchdown passes, three away from passing Brett Favre for the most in NFL history. It’s one of the most beloved records in the NFL because of what the quarterback means to the game of football. But is it the best individual achievement in all of professional sports? I would have to say no. It’s so tough to pick one. Some records that come to mind right away are Cal Ripken...