10 mysteries of the Olympics

POSTED: 11:53 AM Aug 09 2012   UPDATED: 1:42 PM Aug 09 2012

Ever wonder why Olympians bite their medals? Find the answer to this and other mysteries of the Olympic games.

Olympic Mysteries - Flowers
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Why do all medalists get flowers? This has been a tradition since the original Olympics between the Greek city-states, when the winners received olive wreathes.

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