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10 Biggest Sports Busts of 2016

Filled with epic losses, fumbles and disappointments, past year kept fans and players in suspense

10 Biggest Sports Busts of 201610 Biggest Sports Busts of 2016

Michael Martinez #1 of the Cleveland Indians reacts as the Chicago Cubs celebrate after defeating the Indians 8-7 in Game Seven of the 2016 World Series at Progressive Field on November 2nd, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio.

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Let’s face it: 2016 was a doozy of a year politically, socially, environmentally and, well, in just about every other facet. That also includes the past 12 months in the world of sports, all of which have been jam-packed with a grab bag of shocking moments, heartfelt losses, and downright disappointments. As the clock runs out on a year that will forever be known as being not great, here are ten of the most notable sports busts of 2016, from teams that collapsed under pressure to lessons in unbridled stupidity.


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