BUCCANEERS AT FALCONS
Devin Hester broke the record for kick return touchdowns, Matt Ryan was near perfect and Julio Jones made a ton of crazy catches. The result? A 56-14 trouncing of the Buccaneers which was 56-0 at one point. ” It was a fun night,” Ryan said. Hester ran back his 20th career kick return breaking Deion Sanders’ record, Hester high stepped the last 10 yards as a tribute to his mentor. “It’s tough to break the record of the guy who is my No. 1 mentor,” Hester said. “I’m kind of emotional right now.”
COWBOYS AT RAMS
The Cowboys came back from down 21-0 to stun the St. Louis Rams 34-31 after Dez Bryant caught a wide open 64 yard pass to secure the victory for Dallas”No one ever comes that wide open,” quarterback Tony Romo said “You want to make sure you don’t do anything stupid.” Bruce Carter was a beast on the defensive end as he picked off a pass and returned it all the way. DeMarco Murray had over 100 yards in the comeback as well but the real star was Tony Romo. “Tony went out there and did what Tony do,” Dez Bryant said. “He was poised and he knew what he wanted to do.”
BRONCOS AT SEAHAWKS
Peyton Manning lead an incredible last minute drive and got the two-point conversion to send it to overtime only for Russell Wilson to engineer a drive of his own in the extra time period. “I can’t wait for those moments, those big-time moments and have guys to continue to believe in what we do,” Wilson said. “That was a great experience tonight.” The game was what the Super Bowl should have been.