Nicknames are a fun and easy way to call someone with a long names, it is also something that is given to friends in with that word has a meaning to. I have a lot of nicknames Brother Booth was given to me by Travis and is use by him and any of his friends. One that is used the most and has followed me most of my life is Booth or Boothie. Then there is Joe which came my full name of Joseph. There are nicknames all around the world and of course this includes sports. Broadway Joe Namath, The Bus" - Jerome Bettis "The Edge" — Edgerrin James and many more. Well all love nick names.