'Sport Science' Breaks Down the Butt Fumble in Honor of its Retirement

Tristan ThornburghSocial Media StaffSeptember 5, 2013

Mark Sanchez's infamous "Butt Fumble" has dominated ESPN SportsCenter's "Worst of the Worst" videos ever since the day it happened last November.

But all good things must come to an end, and SportsCenter has decided to retire the clip from its competition, in hopes that something even more embarrassing will happen this season.

In honor of the fantastic clip's retirement, the show used a "Sport Science" segment to break down the physics behind the play.


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