Hate Sports Movies? Check Out #MakeASportsMovieWorse

They're already bad enough, but social media took them down a peg anyway

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Dec 03, 2015 at 6:41 PM ET

Sports movies are terrible. Can you name a good one? Yeah, didn’t think so. Whether it’s a ham-fisted, overbaked melodrama, or a stale slapstick comedy targeted at tween boys, everyone loses when you watch a sports movie.

Still, Twitter thought it could help sports movies sink even lower with the #MakeASportsMovieWorse hashtag, which had almost 3,000 tweets by Thursday afternoon. The NFL Network’s Rich Eisen prompted the trending topic by asking for entries for his show.

Here are some of the most LOLZ-able responses: