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The greatest chokes in sports history

aAuburn head coach Gene Chizik, left, and Alabama head coach Nick Saban shake hands following the Auburn's 28-21 win in the Iron Bowl at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, on Friday, November 26, 2010. Auburn rallied from a 24-0 deficit to remain unbeaten on the season. (Photo by Robin Trimarchi/Columbus Ledger-Enquirer/MCT via Getty Images)

The greatest chokes in sports history

Sometimes when the spotlight's brightest, sports stars don't shine, they trip and fall off the stage. On Tuesday night, the San Antonio Spurs held an NBA title in their hands, and then fumbled it away. History suggests they'll have trouble recovering from their Game 6 implosion, but if nothing else, they'll have company. Get ready to cringe as you read of the greatest chokes in sports history. – Jay Busbee