You don't normally think of jocks as being awkward. Usually being socially inept, painfully poor with words or just supremely dopey is considered the work of the Dungeons and Dragons sect. In reality, though, most people have their awkward moments—some more than others.
And athletes are certainly no exception. Sure, there are plenty of professional athletes who are impossibly cool and never had an awkward day in their lives—Dwyane Wade, Derek Jeter and Tom Brady come to mind. Talk about ridiculously unfair, right?
However, for every Derek Jeter there's an Alex Rodriguez. Someone who never says the right thing and always manages to embarrass himself—despite all the advantages his wealth and success afford him.
Let's take a look at 20 of the most awkward athletes in sports.