One For The Ages
Vernon Davis :: AP
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Yes, the Giants continued their hot streak by eliminating the defending Super Bowl champion Packers. Yes, Tom Brady put on a clinic as Tebowmania came to a crashing halt. Yes, the Ravens ... well, actually, there's nothing interesting to say about the Baltimore-Houston game. But the highlight of the NFL playoff weekend was the thrilling finish to the Saints-Niners game that saw San Francisco quarterback Alex Smith hit tight end Vernon Davis with a touchdown pass (which brought Davis to tears) with nine seconds remaining to give San Francisco a 36-32 win. This clip has the local radio calls of each team. To say the emotion from each play-by-play man was slightly different would be the biggest understatement ever.
Other Playoff LinksGenerating a fumble caused Patriots defensive lineman Vince Wolfork to bust out a very subtle dance. ... In case you missed it during garbage time, Tom Brady punted on third down for the Patriots, which led to a fight. ... The Hail Mary touchdown catch by Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks is worth watching again (unless you're a Packers fan).
The Weekend Wasn't A Total Bust For Aaron RodgersIn case you missed it amid all of the NFL playoff action over the weekend, a new Miss America was crowned. Laura Kaeppeler from Wisconsin took the honors on Saturday night, and she had a message for Aaron Rodgers.
Trust Me...You'll want to see Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin dancing and singing in a Russian rap video.
When You Gotta Fight, You Gotta FightAnd in the case of this Saturday's North Dakota-Minnesota hockey game, the time for a fight was when the players were in the postgame handshake line.
Sports Video Of The DayHere are all six of Tom Brady's touchdown passes from Saturday night.
Fast Beer Drinker Video Of The DayIt's always nice to see someone proudly display their talent. This guy drinks three beers in 37 seconds. Warning: There is an f-bomb in the clip. (Thanks to Rob, of Chicago, for the video.)