It's become a tradition unlike any other as of late. No, I'm not talking about the Masters or the Stanley Cup Playoffs, or even any Hall of Fame ceremony.
I'm talking about destroying championship trophies.
You can add Alabama to the list of teams whose championship trophy has recently been damaged, thanks to a scenario that only we could find hilarious at the current time. If you haven't read the earth-"shattering" story, you can read it here.
For some reason, whenever there's a trophy around nowadays, players—or fans, as was the case with Alabama's unfortunate mishap—seem to have a personal vendetta against the trophies that teams worked so hard for. Ranging from Stanley Cups to World Cups and now to college football national championship trophies, this epidemic has gotten out of control.
Let's take a look at some of the greatest trophy-mishandling moments of all time.