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Welcome to the Levels of Losing 2.0

Congratulations to Michigan and the Mets -- you've added new categories to the Levels of Losing. Story

Updated: October 5, 2007, 4:12 PM ET
By Bill Simmons | Page 2

September's mortifying Mets collapse prompted me to finally update my "Levels of Losing" column from 2002, which was culled from years and years of unfortunate experiences as a sports fan. Please note that we're ignoring run-of-the-mill losses and concentrating on memorable defeats (buzzer-beaters, blowouts, choke jobs, etc.) in big moments (pivotal games in a playoff series, Game 7s, NFL playoff games, losses that submarine regular seasons, etc.).

Back in 2002, we only had 13 levels. Now? ...

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