The 100 Funniest Fan Pics Ever
Laces are tied, foam fingers in hand, clean-pressed jerseys feeling snug. All that's left for these diehards is an empty poster board and an array of brightly-colored permanent markers.
Whoever told you sporting events involved athletic masterpieces and crowd eruptions hasn't seen what we've seen, hasn't teared from laughter the way we have after truly studying the art of fandship.
There are those who reek of violence, others who always seem depressed and, finally, those who veer towards comedy as they watch their team battle for victory.
Get ready for 100 hilarious pics of fans improvising and entertaining, giving their teams more than just a loud roar and respectful clap.
It's recommended that you avoid beverages during the viewing of this production. Enjoy.
100. Searching for Waldo
Teamwork makes the dream work.
99. Preparing for Fatherhood
A dedicated husband indeed.
98. Digging for Gold
And as we search for the man in doubt, we find out that Chase Daniels does in fact "eat boogers."
97. Solving the Puzzle
Asking you why seems better, but the answer is quite obvious.
96. So Easy a Caveman Could Do It
Eerily reminiscent of Ben Stiller's "kung-foo grip" in Meet the Parents.
95. Cape Fear
Loyal, enthusiastic, creative...extremely disturbing.
94. Becoming Tradition
A vicious never-ending circle for the former(?) gunslinger.
He may still be lingering around the gridiron.
93. This Little Piggy Went to the Ball Game
Beware of the big bad wolf.
92. Fantasy Land
We're truly envious. What an experience that must have been.
Vicious tailgating all season.
91. Festive Creations
Looks like you missed a spot, but solid effort overall.
90. A Quarterback's Conundrum
This diverse collection never gets old, but the "Clay's Sack" poster is by far the most mature.
89. An Excruciating Reminder
The truth hoits.
88. Burned Like a Cheesesteak
The glorious return of Pat Burrell to Philly.
87. Doubling Up
Two is always better than one, well done sir.
86. Another One Bites the Dust
He's probably enjoying a better view, considering you're covering half the stadium with that poster.
85. Baby Boom
Don't worry guys, I got this. (voice of All-Star mom putting the team on her back)
84. Neighborly Misconduct
We always despise that one obnoxious "I got this on my own" fan who never sits down.
83. Happy Days
The humorous ellipsis truly completes this masterpiece.
82. Welcome to My House Party
Just take a tad off the back, please and thank you.
Hopefully he tipped.
81. Respecting the Game
Hopefully he didn't waste one making this outfit.
80. Dazed and Confused
The Posey one is expected, but the Tim Lincecum reference...well, that's just stellar wordplay.
79. Aping for Victory
The Black Hole is a melting pot of creativity.
Raiders Nation never fails to baffle, scare and inspire.
78. Furious Statistics
Purple is clearly the new 20.
77. Extraterrestrial Dedication
Just back from a dental checkup and a necessary cleaning it seems.
76. Photobomb Extraordinaires
It's nice to see they care.
75. Memorable Kodak Moments
Wait! We're not snapping the silly pic just yet.
74. Mars Attacks
It clearly takes a unique head shape to complete this outfit.
73. Blast from the Past
Using Cecil Newton's real name might have improved the authenticity a bit, but kudos for creativity.
72. Holy Saint!
A defense seems unnecessary with intimidation like this oozing from the stands.
71. Be Sure to Wear Flowers in Your Hair
On this tranquil, almost melancholy day there was one healing soul ready to enlighten the crowd.
Several plucks on the old banjo always pleases listeners.
70. The Mecca of Patriotism
Easily the sexiest part of any Olympic Games.
69. Revenge of the Nerds
Absolutely burned, enough said.
Pure dedication, honorable indeed.
67. Building a Winner
Air is overrated, this ball's got grit and history behind it.
66. One in a Million
Apparently Wookies aren't extinct, and they love football.
65. Yearning for a Headdress
If the goal of the game is to pile on as many arbitrary collectibles as possible, this fan has already secured the trophy.
His shadowing neighbor seems naturally in awe.
64. Winning in Style
Hopefully they're referring to ferocious defense, aggressive drives to the hoop and pure focus...yeah BYU got pretty nasty on this glorious February night.
63. Christmas Come Early
On the rare chance he gets hungry during the game, this fan's got all the accoutrement necessary for nourishment.
62. Steaming Pile of Disapproval
Perhaps the kindest response LeBron James has received while on the Heat.
61. Who Wears Jort Jorts?
And by Tebow you mean John Cena, right?
You've colorfully, yet sufficiently gotten your point across, thank you.
59. King of Soccer
The face paint may be a bit off, but the enlarged plastic masterpiece more than certainly makes up for it.
58. The Tale of Mark Mangino
If they didn't say "world's largest underpants," this wouldn't make sense. (stinking of sarcasm over here)
57. Animal Instincts Taking over
While it's been established that Pau Gasol does indeed look like a Llama, let's appreciate the fan underneath the sign trying to emulate the regal creature.
His expression can't go unappreciated.
56. Breaking the Mold
Classy, it's obvious this sign was thoroughly thought out.
Just a routine Roman general protecting his flock from invading Germanic tribes, nothing out of whack here.
54. Judging the Line Judge
It's only expected that he took you all out to a nice seafood dinner first.
53. Flirting with Disaster
A bit more baffled by the fan to the right checking his questionable neighbor out from behind.
52. Clenching for Dear Life
He just couldn't hold it any longer, defeat at last.
51. Heating Up in Miami
Time for a coffee refill, what a buzzkill.
50. Pregnancy Test
He's not showing at all for two months, wow.
49. A New Breed of Fan
Leaning towards Zebrasaurus as the name, extraterrestrial as the species.
48. Squatting on the Competition
Can't wait to attend Mardi Gras.
47. Called for a Hand Ball
That is one strange emoticon, a new kind of wink it seems.
46. Punctuating the Process
Understandable of course, but what's with the mysterious stain on the left?
45. It's Always Weird in Philadelphia
Please let that be Charlie Kelly.
44. Always Amazin'
As if going bananas for Kevin Burkhardt were a natural thing.
43. Truth Be Told
She doesn't seem to be even close to kidding around.
42. Frostbitten Loyalty
It's clearly colder than a mother-in-law's love over there.
41. The Maturation Process
40. Thoroughbred Mess
The Belmont Stakes seems to have that effect on people.
39. Chi-Town Hangover
It's tough being a Cubs fan.
38. True Love
Her boyfriend is likely salivating in the next seat.
37. YES Network Reporter Kim Jones Gets Robbed
Most of us will continue wondering why she had a chunky pork chop while on live television in the first place.
36. Unique New York
Nothing wrong here, it's just the Jets' form of the word zest.
Spicing things up a bit.
35. Sibling Rivalry
Clueless, smile-filled parents...so typical.
34. The Mind of a Referee
Greasy egg rolls keep many of us sane.
33. Tarnished Reputations
Let's be serious, it's the background sign that's got us spraying milk everywhere.
32. Cali Is Active
For the record...Snoop Dogg for President, end of story.
31. The Moment of Truth
Dirtied khaki shorts and several electric shocks later, this 17-year-old fan was still winnnnnnning.
30. An Actual Fan
Don't shake your head, it was only a matter of time before this happened.
29. Father of the Year
A truly inspirational rivalry, father and son bonding over mutual disdain.
28. How Now Brown Cow
Anchorman quotes continue to reign supreme.
27. Spreading Like Wildfire
The green-man fad continues to fill every crevice of sports fandom.
26. The Common Fan
The view is phenomenal, often breathtaking.
25. Young Money
Weezy F. Baby looks ready to l-l-lick the court like a lollipop.
24. Birdman Soars Within
But are they ready to save the world when the time comes?
23. The Majestic
Stunning, regal, glorious...the perfect NFL fan.
22. Taking the Cake
"Go hard or go home" is this guy's motto...well done.
21. The Antoine Dodson Effect
Precise punctuation and stellar grammar, the Intruder Song lives on.
20. Ramming Ahead
We haven't seen jaw enthusiasm like this since Dick Tracy's '30s comic strip.
19. This Sir Is Mixing a Lot
Oh my god. Becky, look at...yeah this guy is quite enamored.
Concentrate on your own drum bro.
18. The Chosen One
Buddhist monks should probably avoid procreation with the Blue Man Group, just a suggestion.
17. The Godfather of Facial Hair
Without a doubt the greatest goatee on Earth.
16. The Blind Side
If that is truly your only purpose then, well...we respect that.
15. White Sox It to 'em
Natural reaction, we get it.
Iron Mike would be proud.
14. Damsel in Distress
He must be the type who uses "like" after every syllable.
13. Parade of Goodies
Is any of this for sale?
12. Ladies Day at Aintree Racecourse
This must be how racing fans pass the time in Merseyside, England.
11. Nintendo's Main Man
It's a me, a Mario!
10. And the Academy Award Goes To...
Flirting with a Napoleon Dynamite demeanor, but naturally achieving Lloyd Christmas' "most-annoying-sound-in-the-world" look.
9. Taylor Pyatt's No. 1 Fan
He seems to be dreaming about a Caribbean vacation with his favorite hockey player, as he watches Pyatt gracefully glide across the rough ice.
8. When Nature Calls
That could turn out to be a messy tackle.
7. When Keeping It Real Goes Wrong
It doesn't get any realer than this.
6. Precious Rivalries
Ah, they start so young.
5. Stinky Cheese Fan
Homemade macaroni and cheese at its best.
4. Bill Murray's Quest
Easily the greatest sight known to man, words can't possibly suffice.
3. Watch the Gap
Team-colored bra: $10
Colorful wig: $25
Team shirt: $40
Leaving teeth at home: Priceless
2. Caught in the Act
If only this were a stacked foot-long sandwich, we could say he was an Aggie eating a Hoagie.
Oh what could have been.
1. The Walk of Shame
The combination of violent athleticism, lack of daily excitement away from the rink and five two many spiked lemonades can certainly make a fan lose his cool.