Poll: Best of the wildcards

Photo courtesy of the San Francisco 49ers


The Buffalo Bills’ comeback from a 35-3 second-half deficit was the most memorable wildcard game in recent NFL history. But what qualifies for the silver medal?


The Catch II Terrell Owens makes a leaping catch of a 25-yard Steve Young pass with three seconds left to lift San Francisco to a come-from-behind victory over Green Bay in the 1998 playoffs.

The Music City Miracle Kevin Dyson takes a cross-the-field pass from Frank Wycheck and runs 75 yards on a kickoff return to score the winning TD in a 1999 playoff defeat of Buffalo.

The Comeback II Indianapolis rallies from a 28-point first-half deficit to score an improbable 45-44 come-from-behind defeat of Kansas City in the 2013 playoffs.

Tebowmania Tim Tebow takes the first snap of overtime in the 2011 playoffs and launches an 80-yard touchdown pass to defeat the defending conference champion Pittsburgh Steelers.

Favre to Sharpe Brett Favre throws a 40-yard TD pass to Sterling Sharpe with 55 seconds left to rally Green Bay to a come-from-behind defeat of Detroit in a game where Barry Sanders ran for 167 yards.

Earthquake in Seattle Marshawn Lynch keyed a Seattle comeback with a 67-yard fourth-quarter run through six tacklers that provoked such a crowd response that it caused earthquake-like tremors in the Seahawks’ 41-36 defeat of defending Super Bowl champion New Orleans.

(Photo courtesy of the San Francisco 49ers)

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