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Adrian's win a true feel-good finish

Updated: August 1, 2012, 9:54 PM ET
By Wayne Drehs | ESPN.com

LONDON -- Nathan Adrian didn't want to be that guy. Not the guy who lost, mind you, but the guy who thought he had won, started to celebrate and then realized ...

Oops! That's actually a "2" next to my name on the scoreboard, not a "1." I'm an idiot.

So before he slapped his hands in the water, unleashed that Abercrombie smile or allowed a few tears to fall, he had to be absolutely certain he was in fact the winner of the marquee swimming event of the Olympic Games, ...

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