No doubt that one of the cool perks of the social media age is the ability to connect with and follow your favorite celebrities and professional athletes. But as some professional sports players have discovered (the hard way), the ability to voice your opinions to thousands or even millions of fans can go incredibly wrong, incredibly quickly. The following trashy athlete posts are exactly that. These posts went way wrong, way quickly.
Back in 2013, the Tampa Bay Rays minor league player inspired more than a handful of cringes when sharing his thoughts on gratitude-worthy behavior.
University of Oklahoma player Jaz Reynolds earned a permanent suspension for these remarks on his Twitter account the day after a gunman shot himself at the University of Texas library.
Ohio State QB Cardale Jones must've been having a hard day of hitting the books when he vented his frustration via this gem.