10 diehards that every sports fan will recognize

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10 diehards that every sports fan will recognize

Indians Drum Man

Through the highs and lows, John Adams has been there to beat his drum atop the bleachers in Cleveland.

(Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bengals Stormtrooper Man

Okay, orange Stormtrooper man. You win. You are awesome.

(Photo by Tom Pidgeon/Getty Images)

Screaming Spurs Lady

There’s really nothing pleasant about the Spurs’ screaming lady. Placed strategically near a microphone, most positive San Antonio accomplishments are accompanied by a piercing shriek. Not easy to listen to.

Washington "Pigskins"

The Washington ‘Pigskins’ costume involves three things: a pig snout, a dress, and a dedicated fan.

(Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Fireman Ed

Fireman Ed might have retired (and then unretired) but his legacy will always live on, starting the Jets chant in the crowd. J-E-T-S JETS JETS JETS.

(Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Lakers Bros

These two bros travel everywhere to give Kobe a great farewell sendoff. God speed, Kobe.

Raiders Fans

Raider fans are legendary for their commitment to excellence ... and to the most insane, heavy metal, Halloween, and gothic outfits fans can wear to games.

(Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Spike Lee

Spike Lee is by far the most famous fan in all of sports, and he represents an era of the Knicks unto himself.

(Photo by James Devaney/GC Images)



Sports is a strange animal. It's one that can pull people together, or, perhaps more frequently, set them apart. Clear divisions are created between fanbases, making for a unique dynamic found nowhere else throughout the entertainment industry.

Within each fanbase, there are a handful of fans that have made their name by -- well, by being fans. Whether it be by wearing a crazy outfit, by leading chants, by a distinct characteristic or anything else, these select few go above and beyond.

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Simply put: They're crazy, and they're awesome. We salute them here.

Click through the gallery above to find the most recognizable fans in all of sports.

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