The weekend’s almost here, people. Things aren’t that bad. If you need some help getting through the day, check out the SportsNation FAILy Awards on ESPN2 at 4PM EST. The FAILy Awards celebrate the most epic sports fails of the year.If you think you’re having a tough day/week/month, just remember, it could be a lot worse. Take a look at all these FAILy nominees:

Celebration FAIL

  • Nate Robinson jumps on Paul Pierce and falls to the ground
  • Rollerblade racer celebrates too early and loses at the finish line
  • MMA fighter dives off top of cage and nearly knocks himself out

Teamwork FAIL

  • Virginia Cavalier falls off horse
  • Phil Jackson awkwardly misses fist-pound with Kobe
  • Scott Tolzien gets ignored by Wisconsin teammates

Goalie FAIL

  • David James misses bouncing ball, allows goal
  • Sander Boschker swings leg and misses, allows goal
  • Goalie does cartwheels on free kick, gets scored on anyway, taunted by opponent


  • Suns spirit squad guy dunks himself by accident from trampoline
  • Streetball dunker gets leg stuck in rim, needs ladder to get down
  • Javale McGee takes off from free throw line, comes up short

Footwork FAIL

  • British cheese rolling down a hill
  • Asian hurdler wipes out, then cheats his way to finish
  • Minor league mascot falls off dugout while dancing

Helmet FAIL (Marcellus Wiley presents)

  • Owen Schmitt bangs helmet on head til he bleeds
  • Mike Orakpo crushes helmet off other dude
  • Two NFL guys get helmets stuck together

Equipment FAIL

  • Boxer’s fall thru ropes of ring
  • Ohio State tuba player drills camera
  • Chelsea player’s shorts fall off


  • Dan Henderson gets kicked in the face by Anthony Pettis off the cage
  • Belfort gets kicked in the face by Silva
  • Amazing Race contestant gets hit in the face with a watermelon

Nothing brings people together like celebrating the failure of others with Colin Cowherd and Michelle Beadle! So tune in today, enjoy a chuckle or 10 and remember that no matter how bad you think you have it, someone else has failed even worse.

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