GQ NAMES “WORST SPORTS FANS IN AMERICA” IN APRIL ISSUE
PHILLY FAITHFUL TOP THE LIST
NEW YORK – GQ magazine revealed this morning its list of “The Worst Sports Fans in America,” featuring the bottle-throwers, couch-torchers, and projectile vomiters marring our national landscape. Dubbed “The Meanest Fans in America,” Philadelphia leads the list, claiming the top two spots.
From rioting (Montreal Canadiens) and vicious taunting (Penn State University Football) to insufferable arrogance (Boston Red Sox) and physical assaults (Oakland Raiders), GQ explains why, if visiting any of these cities, you’re better off watching the game from your hotel room.
1: Philadelphia Phillies
2: Philadelphia Eagles
3: West Virginia University Mountaineers
4: Oakland Raiders
5: University of Maryland Basketball
6: Boston Red Sox
7: Penn State University Football
8: Duke University Basketball
9: New York Yankees
10: Louisiana State University Football
11: Montreal Canadians
12: Dallas Cowboys
13: University of Wisconsin Football
14: University of Oregon Basketball
15: Los Angeles Lakers
To read more on why these bleacher creatures made the cut, go to
http://www.gq.com/sports/lists/201104/worst-sports-fans-in-america or pick up a copy of the April GQ on newsstands everywhere March 22.