December 27th, 2011
Week 15: Chiefs Pull Huge Upset Over Packers, 19-14
The Green Bay Packers perfect season came to a crashing halt against the struggling Kansas City Chiefs. Kicker Ryan Succop kicked 4 field goals and RB Jackie Battle scored the lone TD for the Chiefs in their unlikely upset.
Week 7: Broncos QB Emerges with Comeback Against Dolphins, 18-15
QB Tim Tebow rallied the Broncos with two touchdown passes in the final 2:44 of the fourth quarter to force overtime, and Matt Prater's 52-yard field goal gave them an improbable 18-15 victory over the stunned Miami Dolphins. It was the beginning of Tebow-mania.
Week 13: Packers Win in Dramatic Fashion Over Giants, 38-35
After Eli Manning drove the Giants to take the lead in the 4th quarter, QB Aaron Rodgers engineered a last-minute drive to set up a 31-yard field goal on the final play of regulation, and the Green Bay Packers remained undefeated with a 38-35 victory over the New York Giants. Rodgers silenced critics that questioned his crunch-time ability.
Week 4: Lions Stun with Comeback Cowboys, 34-30
The Lions defense started wiping out a 24-point deficit with interceptions returned for touchdowns on consecutive drives midway through the third quarter, then QB Matthew Stafford and Calvin Johnson took over from there with a TD connection with less than 2 minutes left. The Lions stunned the Cowboys 34-30 for a franchise record 5th road win.
Week 12: Cowboys Have a Comeback of Their Own Against Dolphins, 20-19
On Thanksgiving Day, QB Tony Romo threw for 2 TDs and then engineered a last minute drive full of big-time throws to set up kicker Dan Bailey for a 28-yard field goal as time expired, giving the Cowboys a 20-19 victory over the Dolphins.
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