What are sports? Sports are physical activities that people do for fun and competition. There are many different types of sports, like swimming, running, soccer, and basketball. People play sports to stay active and have fun. Sports can also be a way to compete against others and make new friends. Some people play sports professionally, while others just play for fun. No matter why someone plays sports, it is a great way to get exercise and have fun.

There are moments in sports that defy logic and make typical underdog victories all the more special. Whether it's a tiny school with a fraction of the resources prevailing over a powerhouse, or an unexpected player leading his team to victory, these moments keep us coming back for more. In this article, we'll take a look at some of the most unforgettable underdog stories in sporting history. So sit back, relax, and enjoy remembering some of the sport's greatest Davidstrying to take down Goliath.

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THE PATRIOTS CRACKED.COM It's hard to imagine Tom Brady & The Patriots as underdogs, but Brady was the 199th pick in 2000 (with 6 QBs picked before him), and the Rams' Kurt Warner and Marshall Faulk had both recently been named NFL MVPs. Brady delivered an MVP performance in Super Bowl XXXVI, and beat the Rams 20-17 for his first of 7 championships.

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BUSTER BE DOUGLAS CRACKED.COM What many call the biggest upset in all of sports, Mike Tyson entered the ring having won all 37 of his fights, and was without a loss for almost 5 years. At the Tokyo Dome, Tyson was clearly a heavy favorite, but James Buster Douglas (with a 29-4-1 record) shocked the world by knocking him out in the 10th round.

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VILLANOVA VS GEORGETOWN VILLANOVA 32 CRACKED.COM In 1985, the #1 seed Georgetown Hoyas had a 35-2 record, and were 9-point favorites over the Villanova Wildcats, who stumbled into the final with a meek 19-10 record. With a 66-64 win, Villanova had The Perfect Game in one of the greatest upsets in NCAA history, and remain the lowest seed (8) to ever win a national championship.

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