Sports Photobombs: Top 30 in Recent History

Top 30 Sports Photobombs in Recent Memory

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Sports are a way of life for some people and a way to get on camera for others. Photobombing has become a major fad in America, maybe even the entire world, recently and athletes, coaches and fans have gotten involved -- big-time.

Let's take a look at the top 30 sports photobombs in recent memory. The No. 1 photobomb on the list may shock you.

Honorable Mention: Ronald McDonald Shouldn't be There

Ronald McDonald
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Honorable Mention: Ronald McDonald Shouldn't be There

Ronald McDonald
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Not sure why Ronald McDonald is in the same room as the White Sox and Blackhawks mascot, but I am very confused. This seems like an awkward costume party of some sort, capped off by a Ronnie photobomb.

Honorable Mention: What'd You Say About Me?

Todd Lodwick
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Honorable Mention: What'd You Say About Me?

Todd Lodwick
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Todd Lodwick is and American nordic combined skier and he was being talked about on live TV by a reporter. Well, he just wanted to hear in case the reporter said something nice.

30. Charles Woodson's Interception

Charles Woodson
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30. Charles Woodson's Interception

Charles Woodson
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A Michigan great wanted in on Michigan's Big Ten title. Count this as yet another interception by the great Charles Woodson.

29. Jumping for Joy

Auburn Fan
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29. Jumping for Joy

Auburn Fan
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Auburn fans do the darndest things. This young fan learned photobombing at a young age.

28. Excuse the Shirtless Men

Freddie Freeman
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28. Excuse the Shirtless Men

Freddie Freeman
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Not sure why there are two shirtless ball players standing here comparing abs, but Freddie Freeman takes your mind off the scarring picture really quickly.

27. Wrong Colored Jersey

Marcin Gortat
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27. Wrong Colored Jersey

Marcin Gortat
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The Boston Celtics were nice enough to let Marcin Gortat know their game plan. Oh, they had no idea he was there? That makes this photobomb that much more impressive.

26. A.J. Burnett, Meet Wookiee

AJ Burnett
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26. A.J. Burnett, Meet Wookiee

AJ Burnett
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A.J. Burnett might not like Star Wars, but Star Wars likes messing with him. Wookiees are not utilized enough when it comes to photobombing.

25. Sergio Romo: Photobombing Hall of Famer

Sergio Romo
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25. Sergio Romo: Photobombing Hall of Famer

Sergio Romo
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Sergio Romo is one of the best photobombers of all time. This picture perfectly illustrates that as the camera panned to Pablo Sandoval and Romo was ready.

24. Creepin' Chris Bosh

Chris Bosh
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24. Creepin' Chris Bosh

Chris Bosh
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Chris Bosh doing what he does best: creeping. He's known as one of the most notorious photobombers out there and this won't be the last time you see him on this list.

23. Confused Tennis Fan

Tennis Fan
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23. Confused Tennis Fan

Tennis Fan
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On-air broadcasts are usually a breeding ground for photobombers. Unsuspecting broadcasters have to fight the urge to tell these people to get lost while trying to put together a respectable show. This tennis fan is a perfect example.

22. Cincinnati Bearcats Perfect the Photobomb Game

Cincinnati Bearcats
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22. Cincinnati Bearcats Perfect the Photobomb Game

Cincinnati Bearcats
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The Cincinnati Bearcats baseball team has been known for their epic photobombs throughout the past couple of seasons. This reporter has been there for most, if not all, of them.

21. Chris Bosh Just Doesn't Stop

Chris Bosh
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21. Chris Bosh Just Doesn't Stop

Chris Bosh
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Chris Bosh wants you to know that Chris Bosh is still good at photobombing.

20. Taste of His Own Medicine

Ricky Rubio
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20. Taste of His Own Medicine

Ricky Rubio
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Ricky Rubio's poster gives Bosh a tremendous taste of his own medicine. Sweet revenge.

19. Michelle Obama Brings the Heat

Michelle Obama
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19. Michelle Obama Brings the Heat

Michelle Obama
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The Miami Heat are taking over this list and it needs to stop. Michelle Obama, however, is allowed to produce one of the best photobombs in White House history, dunking on a mini basketball hoop help by LeBron James behind an interview between Erik Spoelstra, Dwyane Wade and Ray Allen.

18. Bill Self Wants in on This Pic

Bill Self
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18. Bill Self Wants in on This Pic

Bill Self
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Bill Self pulls the ultimate creep job right here. He really, really wanted to meet Aaron Rodgers, apparently.

17. Tim Duncan's Neck Nuzzle

Tim Duncan
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17. Tim Duncan's Neck Nuzzle

Tim Duncan
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Tim Duncan couldn't have been in a better position on the TV, nuzzling this Spurs fan's neck from a distance.

16. Cam Newton's Classy Photobomb

Cam Newton
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16. Cam Newton's Classy Photobomb

Cam Newton
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Why is it classy? Well, because he's dressed nice, of course. Newton pulled this gem on Tiger Woods' girlfriend, Lindsey Vonn, at the New York Stock Exchange back in January.

15. Poor Reporter

Cincinnati Bearcats
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15. Poor Reporter

Cincinnati Bearcats
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The Bearcats are at it again. This poor reporter just cannot catch a break.

14. Meet the Uptons

David Wright
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14. Meet the Uptons

David Wright
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Kate Upton, B.J. Upton and Justin Upton taking a family-esque picture. David Wright stumbles upon the perfect opportunity to ruin their snapshot.

13. Ray Being Ray

Ray Whitney
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13. Ray Being Ray

Ray Whitney
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Dallas Stars' Ray Whitney is known for his photobombing skills. This one is no exception.

12. Intense Meets Out of Place

Tiger Woods
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12. Intense Meets Out of Place

Tiger Woods
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The look on Tigers Woods' face is intense and the fan in the green suit went to the wrong sporting event -- or did he?

11. Graduation Day Made

Nick Saban
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11. Graduation Day Made

Nick Saban
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This kid was pretty happy to see Nick Saban in attendance so he tried to creep a picture of the ball coach. Saban noticed, then proceeded to photobomb.

10. Aaron Rodg-arrrrrs

Aaron Rodgers
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10. Aaron Rodg-arrrrrs

Aaron Rodgers
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Okay, ignore the corny title. Aaron Rodgers apparently wanted to shake things up with his photobombing game, strapping up with an eye patch and ruining -- or making -- yet another captain photo.

9. Banana, Anyone?

Mets & Jets Fans
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9. Banana, Anyone?

Mets & Jets Fans
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I didn't know those actually existed. I was talking about the Mets and Jets fans, not the banana phones. Those actually get great service.

8. Dazed and Confused

Erin Andrews
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8. Dazed and Confused

Erin Andrews
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These two guys made Erin Andrews' broadcast a heck of a lot creepier and more awkward. Actually, they made it more amazing.

7. Colts Fan Ruins Day

Colts Fan
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7. Colts Fan Ruins Day

Colts Fan
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Ruining a picture of an entire group of Chiefs fans in front of your own stadium must feel pretty nice. Just ask this possibly intoxicated individual in a Colts jersey.

6. Chris Bosh, Just Stop it

Chris Bosh
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6. Chris Bosh, Just Stop it

Chris Bosh
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Oh you know, just Chris Bosh holding his daughter while photobombing. Normal, everyday stuff.

5. Full Moon

Shaquille O'Neal
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5. Full Moon

Shaquille O'Neal
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One photobomb that doesn't get enough credit. Shaq went full moon on Rick Fox and made a reporter feel extremely awkward.

4. Patrick Sharp Says 'Happy Wedding Day'

Patrick Sharp
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4. Patrick Sharp Says 'Happy Wedding Day'

Patrick Sharp
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This was supposed to be a nice wedding photo at a hockey game until Patrick Sharp realized it and interjected with a "this is a freakin' hockey game" look.

3. Photobombed by Baseball

Reporter Baseball
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3. Photobombed by Baseball

Reporter Baseball
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This might be the most interesting photobomb of all time. A reporter was trying to take an infamous selfie at the ballpark, but a baseball had other plans. This could be the first-ever baseball photobomb.

2. Nice Day for a Cigar

Tiger Woods
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2. Nice Day for a Cigar

Tiger Woods
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Look closely at the far right side of the picture.

1. Early Celebration

Young Thunder Fan
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1. Early Celebration

Young Thunder Fan
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This kid was partying like the Oklahoma City Thunder had already won the NBA title.

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