Most intimidating birds in sports
Their tailgating parties are also the stuff of legends, notorious for starting days before the game. They booed a 12 year old girl singing the National Anthem.Philadelphia fans may be the most unrelenting, unforgiving, and unsympathetic fans in all of sports. They cheered as Michael Irvin was carted off the field on a stretcher with a broken spine.
Hockey is not just a sport in Montreal, it's a way of life! Boos are showered upon their own players if they don't perform up to snuff.
The Mecca for the ravenous fans was the "700 Level" of the old Veterans Stadium.
Upon entering the 700 level, one was greeted with the aroma of beer, pot, vomit and urine. there was a good chance you wouldn't make it out alive.
Once, a referee actually ordered the teams to switch the direction of play in mid-quarter to avoid the storm of debris from the Dawg Pound.
The Dawg Pound of the new Cleveland Browns Stadium is a bit more reserved than it's predecessor, but they can still get rowdy with the best of them. Thompson wrote of Raider fans: "The massive Raider Nation is beyond doubt the sleaziest and rudest and most sinister mob of thugs and wackos ever assembled." (source: Wikipedia)It looks like a small portion of hell appeared in the endzone of the Oakland Coliseum.