We criticize because we love.
Athletes get emotional because they can't take it.
You would think that most of the athletes out there are used to getting made fun of and dissected on a daily basis. Most of them shake it off and give us the company lines: "We'll keep moving forward;" "There is always tomorrow." Yada yada yada...
Other times, the emotion of the game and moment just take over a player, and in that instant, they are human beings (what a shock). They are allowed to cry, and this list won't make fun of those who do—in appropriate situations.
Here are the 20 most sensitive athletes in sports.
Try not to cry.