10/31/2011 12:37 am ET Updated Dec 30, 2011

Halloween Costumes: Cam Newton, Robinson Cano, Jeff Gordon In Funniest Athlete Costumes

As the leaves start to change color and hockey teams begin to find their rhythm, eccentric athletes worldwide are preparing for their juvenile Halloween routine.

Many of these sports figures may run their mouths and talk a big game, but only those with the colorful personality to stretch the limits will impress fans with their baffling costumes.

If fans need any inspiration for this year's outfits, all it takes is a bit of detective work and some creativity.

Only the most bewildering personalities can be revered for their jaw-dropping creations.

With that said, here are the funniest athlete costumes for Halloween.


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