On one end of the sports spectrum are breathtaking highlights and goosebump-inducing speeches that keep us glued to the screen. On the other is a collection of awkward interviews and horrific accidents that have us eagerly attempting to, just as quickly, glue our eyes shut.
In a world flooded with extreme competition, the heat of the moment can present both entertainment and inelegance. The same sportsmen who are revered for their nimble feet and swift reactions can just as easily blow an easy opportunity to shine. For fans and reporters, it's even easier to act a fool.
During these strange moments, broadcasters become speechless, fans bewildered—even non-sports news anchors often feel inclined to deliver animated reactions to such weirdness.
Prepare yourself for 20 sports videos that will have you violently gripping a meat cleaver and a bottle of Elmer's glue as you near the finish line. Here's when keeping it real goes wrong.