The New York Yankees. The Dallas Cowboys. The Los Angeles Lakers.
Each of those teams inspires visions of grandeur and represents the pinnacle of sporting achievement. They are teams who have established themselves as a relevant force in their sport for the distant future.
Then there's the bottom feeders.
For every Yankee, there is a Kansas City Royal. For every Cowboy, there is a Jacksonville Jaguar. For every Laker, there is a Los Angeles Clipper waiting to take the Staples Center court, as well as a host of other teams that aren't just bad, but reach new levels of futility.
Here are ten of these teams.