The GIF Bracket, Round 2: Can 'Mortified Michigan Punter' Spazz His Way To A Title?

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This week, our quest to determine the greatest animated sports GIF of all time continues. Vote, and help us determine the winner.

Welcome to Round 2 of the Animated GIF Bracket. The original field of 64 entrants has been whittled down to 32, and by the end of this week, we'll have 16.

Competition has been stiff. Here, for example, are a couple of GIFs that were eliminated in Round 1:

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Sigh. Tell me about it, guys. Tell me about it. I thought you were both contenders. And as for you, the voters: I know you voted against Tracy McGrady in order to make some sort of high-concept joke about how he can never get past the first round. I SEE YOU. I KNOW WHAT YOU DID. Voting shenanigans are encouraged in this tournament, however, so ultimately, I must applaud your effort. You monsters.

Let's move on to Round 2, beginning with the West Region. We'll be voting on these throughout the day. When each poll is live, I'll add links below. Or, if you prefer, you can check me on @jon_bois, where I'll be tweeting out links.

WEST REGION -- SECOND ROUND

(1) Mortified Michigan Punter (last win: 2,504 votes to 930)
vs.
(9) The Falsest Start Ever (last win: 1,813 to 1,134)
VOTING IS LIVE

(5) Marshawn Lynch Beastmode (last win: 2,008 to 666)
vs.
(4) Aaron Dobson's Insane Catch (last win: 2,032 to 469)
VOTING IS LIVE

(6) Shane Victorino Is Bad (last win: 1,761 to 634)
vs.
(14) Bored Extra-Innings Fan (last win: 1,471 to 827)
VOTING IS LIVE

(10) Dancing Referee (last win: 1,287 to 895)
vs.
(2) Hockey Massacre (last win: 1,941 to 260)
VOTING IS LIVE

And if you'd like to browse through all the GIFs from Round 1:
West Region bracket
South Region bracket
East Region bracket
North Region bracket

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