Professional sports has had a place in history that goes as back well over a 100 years. Some teams within the professional ranks have established themselves as winners, while others have started out as cellar dwellers and eventually turned around their fortunes.
Of course, there are those who have had the opposite happen and experience a fall from grace. Some teams have just been awful from the start with no signs of getting better.
Every year, fans across the sports world hope for a great season and expect to see something positive from their favorite team. There are quite a few of those fans who were optimistic at the start of the season see the year-end on a disappointing note.
The reasoning behind such a poor on-field product can be chalked up to poor ownership, wrong personnel and even making questionable decisions over the course of several years. Regardless of how you look at it, these teams have been ran into the ground time and again.
Each league has its perennial losers and those who aren't suppose to be anything more than a footnote throughout the duration of a season. Here is a look at several of those teams whose fans have suffered enough and deserve better.