Between the economy, various wars and dealing with the GOP primary, 2011 hasn't been a great year for most of us. Every day it seems there's another unpleasant story grabbing headlines to the point where we're just trying to ignore it all and hope it goes away.
Unfortunately, sports hasn't been much of a respite from the misery either. Unless you're living in Green Bay, Wisconsin, your favorite teams, athletes and even sports leagues have probably endured their share of ups and downs this year.
A sad, select few have only endured downs...and further downs.
Here are the 50 most disappointing performances in sports from 2011.