Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/19/14

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 10: Billy Cundiff #7 of the Baltimore Ravens attempts a kick from the hold of Sam Koch #4 against the New England Patriots during the 2010 AFC wild-card playoff game at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2010 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
TAMPA, Fla. -- Billy Cundiff turned from goat to hero with one swift kick. Cundiff atoned for three earlier misses by booting a 41-yard field goal with three seconds left Sunday to lift the Washington Redskins to a 24-22 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III drove the Redskins to the winning score after the Buccaneers had overcome an 18-point deficit to go ahead 22-21 with 1:42 left on Connor Barth's 47-yard field goal. Griffin completed three straight passes on the final drive and had a 15- yard run to shatter Tampa Bay's hopes for a come-from-behind win. Cundiff had missed from 31 yards earlier in the fourth quarter and from 41 and 57 yards in the first half. "That happens in the National Football League,” Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said. “But for him to miss those three field goals and still keep his focus and come back and make that game- winner says a lot about him.” What made the winning drive more impressive was that Gri...
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