Which is your favorite in-game sports tradition.  

My favorite is for the Kinnick Wave.  I had a chance to see it in person a couple of weeks ago and it was awesome.  A simple gesture that means so much to so many kids battling for their lives at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics

LOOK: 50 images of winning moments from sports history

Sometimes images are the best way to honor the figures we've lost. When tragedy swiftly reminds us that sports are far from the most consequential thing in life, we can still look back on an athlete's winning moment that felt larger than life, remaining grateful for their sacrifice on the court and bringing joy to millions.

Read on to explore the full collection of 50 images Stacker compiled showcasing various iconic winning moments in sports history. Covering achievements from a multitude of sports, these images represent stunning personal achievements, team championships, and athletic perseverance.