Prince Fielder's ESPN the Magazine cover showed us a different—and more revealing—side of men who have a little extra to love when he posed nude for the Body Issue of the magazine. Whether it's his style, smile or sense of humor, there's something special about an extra-large man whom many admire. Fans using the #HuskyTwitter hashtag made sure we understood that. The Texas Ranger infielder, along with these 13 other husky heroes, reminds us that bigger is sometimes better.
We love all 323 pounds on the tackle for the Pittsburgh Steelers.
This rapping-acting-producing-screenwriting hip-hop legend proves that big men can do it all without breaking a sweat.
Known for his roles in HBO dramas The Wire and Treme, the New Orleans native has had a long career in television and in movies.
We know you're losing weight, Rick, but don't lose too much. Remember, there's nothing wrong with being rotund.
The chubby kid from TV's All That has come up in the ranks to hold his own on Saturday Night Live.
The former right tackle for Baltimore Ravens just cashed in on a hefty $20 million contract with the Tennessee Titans for the upcoming season.
For years Cedric has proved that husky guys have more jokes than most of us. Bow down to one of the original kings of comedy.
It's no secret that this bulky rapper is Mississippi-bred.
Anthony has had numerous comedic roles that prove big guys have more fun. We're excited to see what he has in store for his upcoming ABC show Black-ish.
Nicknamed "Big Baby," the power forward for the Los Angeles Clippers is an unstoppable force.
Everything this Grammy Award-winning superproducer touches turns into gold. Everything Timbaland does is, well, big.
Craig brings the funny every time. The chunky comedian's list of productions he's starred in is almost as long as his list of punch lines.
We're sprung, too, T-Pain. Well, on your music. But it doesn't hurt that we assume your heart is as big as your belly and chain combined.
After spending time in jail, Chris has been criticized for his weight gain. He's not worried, however. We like this almost-husky, healthy and happy version of Chris. He deserves an honorable mention and another plate.
Editor's note: The original version of this article stated that Glen Davis plays for the Orlando Magic; in fact, he plays for the Los Angeles Clippers.
Taryn Finley is a summer intern at The Root. Follow her on Twitter.