When you've had a week from hell, you might need someone or something in your life that can motivate you to keep going. Luckily, there are a slew of sports movies on Netflix that will inspire you to get moving, and pick you up while you're just trying to get past the obstacles of each day. You'll take some joy in watching characters get sweet revenge on their biggest fears and underdogs find unlikely victories. In other words, these movies are just what you need during a week that's been kicking your butt.
Whether you're an athlete or not, these sports movies will inspire you to not give up and give everything you're all. I'll be honest, I sucked at sports growing up. I couldn't really get down with any of it, but looking back, there were plenty of lessons to be had about giving it my best shot no matter what talent I did or did not have. I started comparing sports to life's games, plays, and practices, and it really helped me overall. Maybe sports themselves weren't for me but I can definitely appreciate the fundamental lessons in patience, endurance and teamwork that these 13 athletics-centered movies teach us: