Found September 16, 2012 on Checkdown Chatter:

I don’t follow ‘lists’ all too well. I’d struggle to name 10 plays that I thought were truly the best in NFL history; 10 all time games, etc. nor could I tell you the 10 worst penalties in the history of the league, but, in no uncertain terms I could tell you that I witnessed [...]

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