Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/4/14

12 Dec 1999: Jason Hanson #4 of the Detroit Lions kicks a field goal as John Jett #19 holds during the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa Bay, Florida. The Buccaneers defeated the Lions 23-16. Mandatory Credit: Andy Lyons /Allsport
PHILADELPHIA -- The Detroit Lions trailed by 10 points in the fourth quarter and all the momentum was in the other huddle. In other words, the Lions had the Philadelphia Eagles right where they wanted them. "We always feel that we're at our best when things look the worst," Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson said. "And things looked pretty bad.” That's because the Eagles had a 10-point lead in the fourth quarter and it seemed as if nothing was going the Lions' way. Then, suddenly, everything was going their way as they pulled out a 26-23 victory in overtime on Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field. The Lions tied the game with just three seconds left to play when Jason Hanson kicked a 19-yard field goal and after the Lions' defense stopped the Eagles to start overtime -- sacking quarterback Michael Vick twice -- Hanson won it with a 45-yarder. "I'm numb," Hanson said just minutes after his game-winner sailed over the crossbar. "I know I've been at this for 20-plus years, but I wa...
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