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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 12:27 am    Post subject: Best Almost Comebacks? Reply with quote

One of the was in 1992, when the Cowvoys built a 34-0 lead on the Giants. The Giants would come back and Phil Simms would throw 3 TDs passes to make it 34-28. There wasn't much time left though, and the Cowboys picked up a 1st down to run out the clock


Another one was in 1997. The Bills fell behind on the Broncos 20-0 but somehow came back in the 4th quarter behind Todd Collins to tie it at 20 and force overtime. It was all for naught, however, as the Broncos kicked a field goal in overtime to win
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 12:31 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Packers/Cardinals 2010 Playoffs (2009 season). GB was down 31-10 in the 3rd quarter but managed to tie the game 45-45 by the end of regulation only to lose in overtime.
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 12:34 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Jets/Steelers in the 2011 AFC Championship Game. The Jets were down 24-0 with 10 seconds left in the second quarter. The final score was 24-19. Mark Sanchez was awesome that game.
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 12:35 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Falcons. Seahawks. Last week.
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 12:37 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

ConvenientTruth wrote:
Falcons. Seahawks. Last week.


My thinking as well.

How many of these performances were road playoff games?
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 12:38 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Pats vs. Niners this year.
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 12:40 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Just about every Cowboys last year. More's the pity.
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 12:42 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

o_0 wrote:
Pats vs. Niners this year.
Yep. Pats were down 31-3 in the third quarter before scoring 28 unanswered, only to finally give up the game-winning TD to the 49ers.
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 12:45 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yeah, I forgot a lot of these happened this year as well. 49ers / Patriots was a good one, idk how I forgot about that game
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 1:24 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

o_0 wrote:
Pats vs. Niners this year.


That's the one that immediately came to my mind.
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 1:36 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

ConvenientTruth wrote:
Falcons. Seahawks. Last week.
yep... Down 20 going into the 4th. Scored 21 straight, the last one with 0:34? Left.

Ugh Laughing
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 10:16 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Earlier this season, Denver had one against Atlanta, and one against Houston, but each made a first down late to put the game away.

Also, in the 1976 NFC Title, the Vikes jumped out to a 17-0 lead early in the third quarter. The Rams managed to get it to 17-13, but Dempsey missed a critical extra point that would haunt LA later. With about 2 minutes to go, Pat Haden fired a long pass to Ron Jessie, who looked wide open, but Bobby Bryant came out of nowhere to intercept it. The Vikes went down and put it away after that on a 12-yard Sammy Johnson TD rush.
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 11:10 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

packerjmf wrote:
Packers/Cardinals 2010 Playoffs (2009 season). GB was down 31-10 in the 3rd quarter but managed to tie the game 45-45 by the end of regulation only to lose in overtime.


Came here to say this. Of course, I may be slightly biased though.
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Rtnldave wrote:
Just about every Cowboys loss last year. More's the pity.
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2013 1:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Washington-San Francisco in the 1983 NFC Championship Game
San Francisco-New England as mentioned above
Denver-Cleveland in the 1987 AFC Championship Game
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