Tag Archives: fail

  • U of Minnesota’s Midfield Logo Is A Little Off-Center (Pic)

    U of Minnesota’s Midfield Logo Is A Little Off-Center (Pic)

    In all Canadian Football League stadiums, the midfield logo will appear on the 55-yard line (yes, the fields North of the Boarder are 110 yards long, not including their 20-yard end zones).  In the National Football League, the midfield logo appears on the 50-yard line.  And that is also the case in most NCAA football […]

  • 30 Classic Misspelled Sports Jerseys

    30 Classic Misspelled Sports Jerseys

    When it comes to branding and marketing a sports franchise, it all starts with the jerseys. When people watch a team play, that’s the primary way in which they will become familiar with the teams logos and colors, which are the building blocks of advertising and paraphernalia revenue. That’s why it’s important to have a […]

  • Dancing Fan At US Open Falls Down The Stairs (Video)

    Dancing Fan At US Open Falls Down The Stairs (Video)

      Falling appears to be a common theme at the 2012 US Open. Earlier in the day we provided you with footage of a ball boy taking a spill during last night’s second-round match between Roger Federer and Bjorn Phau at Arthur Ashe Stadium. And now we bring you this; an old man showing off […]

  • US Open Ball Boy Takes A Spill (Video)

    US Open Ball Boy Takes A Spill (Video)

      Being a ball boy seems like such an easy job. Run across the court.  Pick up the ball.  Run to the other side.  Repeat another 200 times. How hard could it be, right? Well that seemingly simple sequence of tasks hasn’t stopped it from being one of the most eventful occupations in sports.  After […]

  • Is This The Worst Penalty Kick In The History Of Soccer?

    Is This The Worst Penalty Kick In The History Of Soccer?

    There are a lot of ways to botch a penalty kick. You can hit the post or the crossbar. You can shoot wide or high. You can put it where the keeper can actually get to it.  Or you can whiff altogether and fall on your butt. Any one of these scenarios would be embarrassing, […]

  • 20 Gymnastics Fail GIFs

    20 Gymnastics Fail GIFs

    Yesterday we told about American gymnast McKayla Maroney and her jaw-dropping vault during the team all-around competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. It was so good that it literally left the judges flabbergasted, and yet they didn’t award it a perfect score. Of course, losing a few tenths of a point didn’t hurt the USA […]