Tag Archives: celebration fail

  • 23 Athletes Who Injured Themselves While Celebrating

    23 Athletes Who Injured Themselves While Celebrating

    There are so many stories of athletes who injured themselves while celebrating. You would think guys might start reining in their exuberance. After all, injuries threaten their livelihood, and celebration injuries are very unnecessary.  But no. Excessive celebrations live on. And almost every year we see somebody in some sport go down because he just couldn’t control himself. […]

  • Sammy Watkins Premature Celebration Costs Rookie 89-Yard Touchdown (Video)

    Sammy Watkins Premature Celebration Costs Rookie 89-Yard Touchdown (Video)

    The Buffalo Bills pounded the New York Jets yesterday, 43-23, moving the Bills back into the AFC’s sixth playoff spot. But who cares about that, right? Let’s talk about the Sammy Watkins premature celebration! That’s right. The biggest star of the 2014 NFL preseason had the best game of his career yesterday, catching three passes […]

  • Cyclist Wins Race, Celebrates, Faceplants Into Pavement (Video)

    Cyclist Wins Race, Celebrates, Faceplants Into Pavement (Video)

    On Monday, 18-year-old cyclist Noah Granigan learned a very important lesson: always keep victory celebrations to a minimum. Granigan won the 2014 Tour of Somerville junior division on Memorial Day, and since he had a pretty decent-sized gap between himself and the second place cyclist, he raised his hands emphatically as he crossed the finish […]

  • Here’s a Celebration Fail From Marlins Pitcher Chad Qualls (Video)

    Here’s a Celebration Fail From Marlins Pitcher Chad Qualls (Video)

    Sports celebrations are a bit like high school Spanish. You can be pretty okay at it for a while, but when you don’t use it, you lose it. This is bad news for anyone on the Miami Marlins, an organization that doesn’t offer many opportunities for fist pumps and happy dances. But it’s especially bad […]