I Am a Guy Who Doesn't Follow Sports

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    I Enjoy Watching Sports

    but I don't have a favorite team anymore because I used to when I was younger however, it was because of certain players or a certain coaches personality or something like that. Now, I'm not too interested in 'following' sports because everyone's getting traded and I don't want...
    yourefunny yourefunny
    18-21, M
    Nov 6, 2011

    It's Not My Thing.

    I have little to no interest in sports. It's more fun to play than to watch. Watching people run about and do things is boring for me.
    benmac1089 benmac1089
    13-15, M
    2 Responses Nov 9, 2012

    My Take On This Whole Situation

    playing sports is fun watching other people play sports is boring
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Jan 22, 2008

    No Idea Who's Winning

    Alot of guys assume that because I'm one of them I follow the winning team and the latest score of who's playing.  But I haven't a clue since I don't follow sports and couldn't care less about what team is in the lead or who just got traded.  The girls I dated (before I...
    think2much think2much
    46-50, M
    3 Responses Jan 21, 2008

    I have always had zero interest in sports

    both playing and spectator sports. Personally I think Kent Hovind said it best as not being able to understand why people get so worked up over watching a bunch of overpaid grown men fighting over a single ball when they all make enough money to go and buy their own. I can...
    GreenTeaCup GreenTeaCup
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Dec 16, 2013

    Kind Of Leaves

    a vacuum when chumming with other guys, I have no idea what to talk about, they talk sports, I could care less.
    coloco coloco
    66-70, M
    1 Response Aug 1, 2011

    I Like Sports But Not To Watch

    I've played basketball for years and I used to play soccer, I play tennis, I golf-I pretty much will play any sport. But I hate watching them, I'd much rather be up on my feet than sitting on a couch watching other people play sports.
    oddandunusualguy oddandunusualguy
    22-25, M
    Aug 28, 2013

    I'm A Guy Who Doesn't Follow Sports

    I don't follow sports because watching sports doesn't interest me.
    aquarius3 aquarius3
    1 Response Apr 12, 2012

    Dont Follow Team Sports

    I prefer individual sports, martial arts/combatives like Ultimate Fighting, Extreme Cage Fighting, etc. I will watch an occasional team sport, but outside of pro beach volleyball, have no idea who is who on the field.
    stingrey stingrey
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Feb 20, 2008

    Wow...what A Group!

    How do I find a guy like that?!!! Can you say...HEAVEN!?
    imathinkin imathinkin
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Apr 26, 2011

    Watch a Little

    I really only watch baseball but that only once every summer at my grammas place. I tried doing baseball when i was younger but it wasnt for me. Not to sportsy but ill run if i have to lol. But I would rather watch some sports more than others. Like boxing or baseball rather than...
    tomtombear tomtombear
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Dec 23, 2008

    I Tried Drag Racing Once..

    I tried drag racing once, but it's too hard to run in heels..  I have tried to get into sports and I like some of the olympic ones, but only those that are kind of odd.. like Luge, that is fun looking stuff!  Goinh "Balls first" (as Robin Williams described...
    BlasphemousAngel BlasphemousAngel
    31-35, M
    6 Responses May 24, 2009

    i don't follow sports either.

    i don't like watching it on TV, I find that incredibly boring. Now, a live hockey game I would go to if someone bought me a ticket and if it was NHL or something, but other than that I could care less about sports. my wife is happy about this as i don't hog the TV watching it. I...
    deleted deleted
    Jul 3, 2015

    Like I Care

    I hate sports period I do not play, them I do not watch them on the tube. Sports are boring period, life is to short to spend watching someone chase a ball around.I know to many guys who ignore their wife and kids over sports. Now let's talk about sports in schools first up they...
    slappedtomuch slappedtomuch
    46-50, M
    Aug 30, 2011

    The Office Pool Is All Female

    It is hilarious in my office the majority of our project managers are female. Whenever one of the various sports brackets or championship games comes up it is only the females who participate. It is hilarious, you have the new females come over excited "Who are your picks for...
    ForgottenMale ForgottenMale
    26-30, M
    Apr 26, 2011

    Rock Not Jock

    When I was a kid I wasn't very good at sports and participated by necessity and not out of desire. I was the kid in high school with long hair, a stack of LP's under my arm, a Rolling Stones lips logo sewn on my @ss pocket, and the aroma of cannabis about me. I ...
    zillaron zillaron
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Aug 8, 2009

    I Couldn't Care Less About Sports

        I really don't care. I'm not totally un-athletic, but I'm also not that good at most sports. I think it's really boring to watch other people throw balls around.     People put so much value into sports too. I mean, I can see how they'd be fun...
    PorcupineMan PorcupineMan
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Oct 19, 2008

    I Witnessed This

    Cashiering at a major department store, you see alot of things. living in MI, ALOT of sports fans college and pro teams, in the store over a weekend. A conversation started in my lane and...a young man admitted he wasn't into sports. BOY, did HE ever get some funny looks!
    parakeet8157 parakeet8157
    51-55, F
    1 Response Sep 29, 2012


    I like sport, I love gym forever, I play football, I love swimming, and other sport activities but I dont want to spend my 45 minutes, or hours, waiting for games or just to sit infrontof tv watching...sooo boring
    staticonveyor staticonveyor
    22-25, M
    1 Response May 1, 2011

    Not Very Sports Minded

    Its amazing how different I am from my other two younger brothers. Growing up I played games and tried some sports. I tried finding my niche, something I could be good at, but never could find it. I tried wrestling early around 3 and 4th grade. Basketball when I hit 6 foot in 8th...
    lostandscared lostandscared
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Apr 7, 2009

    I Don't Watch Sports On Tv

    I don't care about football, never played it enough to learn. I liked playing soccer, I like playing sports games but I just don't care about which team did what to who or where, it's never held my interest. Long story short I prefer to do rather than watch. I get very bored very...
    zunderwo zunderwo
    36-40, M
    Aug 17, 2013

    It's a Touch Backwards, If You Ask Me.

    Like the first few words of another poster's story, I think that taking part in sports can be quite fun (OUTSIDE of school -- PE = Doom) but watching sports is a whole different/boring thing.  Furthermore, I CANNOT, just simply CANNOT understand why a person...
    Mitosis Mitosis
    18-21, M
    1 Response Oct 19, 2008

    Don't See The Point.

    When I try to follow sports - like hockey for example - I find myself getting bored.  I mean, it's a bunch of guys on the ice wacking some circular thing around until it gets in to the net on the other side.  I mean ... does anyone else see the problem...
    deleted deleted
    Nov 15, 2009

    Short And Sweet,...

    ..., the day I get offerred a positin on a football team for $20 million a year/10 year contract will be the day I put on the tight pants, slap the other guys on the *** and get beat-up. Till then, I'll play sports, tennis, gold(9hcp), and lift. Tired of seeing all these over...
    deleted deleted
    Feb 6, 2012

    Just Cant Get Into It

    I love to go see game's live but cannot sit and watch it on tv. I try to explain this to other's that are into it and they tell me to pick a team and keep up with them and I tried, didnot get through the first game before I was looking for a western to watch. Who want's to watch...
    Robert1256 Robert1256
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Oct 19, 2010
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