In case you have not heard, Saturday Night Live is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. This got me to thinking, what are the top performances by athletes in the history of the show? These rankings are not based on acting ability, because let’s be honest, there isn’t much of that. They are ranked on how hard I laughed when I watched them. So here you go, the top 5 performances by athletes in the first 40 years of SNL.