We all love seeing the finished product of the ESPN Body Issue, but a lot more goes into it than we think.
The athletes, who are not used to posing nude, are first of all, pretty nervous.
They come in, strip down, get made up, and flex for the camera.
ESPN.com put up a series of videos of Chris Blake, Apolo Ohno, Gretchen Bleiler, and Steven Jackson baring it all for the issue.
Those sunglasses would soon come off. He says it's the first time he's taken pictures with his clothes off
Steven Jackson is posing too. He said he hopes his mum doesn't fall out of her chair when she sees it
Jackson is a little worried, he just got back from a 2 week vacation in Italy when he did the shoot, so he's not in his best shape
He says they all worked hard to show the body respectfully, and at the same time show the physique of a beast.
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