Science Explains Our Love of Sports Underdogs

Courtesy: http://brainonsports.com/
Courtesy: http://brainonsports.com/
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When it comes to Cleveland sports there's a collective "us against the world" vibe.   We're perenially the underdog.   There's actually some solid psychology behind that mentality, and why we love to root for underdogs.
 

Guests: 

Sam Sommers, Associate Professor of Psychology, Tufts University, co-author, “This Is Your Brain on Sports” 

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