Style / Bowling / Super Bowl / NFC / Sports

Rams kick 57-yard field goal in overtime to beat Saints for trip to Super Bowl

Posted On: Jan 21, 2019   |   Posted By: WGN TV

Rams kick 57-yard field goal in overtime to beat Saints for trip to Super Bowl

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA - JANUARY 20: Johnny Hekker 6 and Greg Zuerlein 4 of the Los Angeles Rams celebrate after kicking the game winning field goal in overtime against the New Orleans Saints in the NFC Championship game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 20, 2019 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Los Angeles Rams defeated the New Orleans Saints with a score of 26 to 23.
NEW ORLEANS - Greg Zuerlein kicked a 57-yard field goal in overtime and the Los Angeles Rams, helped by a huge missed call by the officials, advanced to the Super Bowl with a 26-23 victory over the New Orleans Saints in the NFC championship game Sunday.
The stunning finish came after New Orleans got the ball first in the extra period. Under pressure, Drew Brees fluttered up a pass that was picked off by John Johnson III, who was able to hang on to the interception while falling onto his back.
Johnson hopped up and celebrated by doing with the “Choppa Style” dance popularized by New Orleans rapper...

Continue reading ...

 








Pope denounces 'cruel violence' of Sri Lanka Easter attack

Pope denounces 'cruel violence' of Sri Lanka Easter attack

Pope Francis denounced the "cruel violence" of the Easter Sunday slaughter of Christians and foreigners in Sri Lanka as he celebrated the most joyful moment on the Christian... Read more ...

7 arrested in Sri Lanka Easter bombings as death toll rises

7 arrested in Sri Lanka Easter bombings as death toll rises

Sri Lankan authorities have arrested seven people over a series of devastating attacks that left at least 207 dead and 450 injured on Easter Sunday. Near-simultaneous blasts... Read more ...

‘Hour of grief': Pakistan's PM Khan condemns ‘horrific terrorist attack' in...

‘Hour of grief': Pakistan's PM Khan condemns ‘horrific terrorist attack' in Sri Lanka

The leader of Pakistan joined international condemnation of the series of bombing attacks, which targeted Sri Lanka's churches and luxury hotels on Easter Sunday. Read more ...

Sri Lanka Explosions Target Churches and Hotels, Killing At Least 138

Sri Lanka Explosions Target Churches and Hotels, Killing At Least 138

Blasts were reported at three churches and three hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday. Read more ...

Sri Lanka imposes island-wide curfew after deadly blasts on Easter Sunday

Sri Lanka imposes island-wide curfew after deadly blasts on Easter Sunday

The Sri Lankan Defense Ministry has imposed a nightly curfew following the eight explosions that killed around 160 people and injured as many as 400 on Easter Sunday. Read more ...

At least 138 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

At least 138 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

The blasts, reported to have occurred at churches in Kochchikade, Negombo and Batticaloa, targeted worshippers as they attended Easter services. Read more ...

'I would never quit': Amir Khan criticized after being pulled out of Terence...

'I would never quit': Amir Khan criticized after being pulled out of Terence Crawford bout in NYC

Amir Khan's tilt at Terence Crawford's WBO welterweight world title ended in controversial circumstances when the British boxer was pulled out of the fight after a low blow... Read more ...

Suicide bombing in Sri Lanka leaves at least 30 dead, 283 wounded

Suicide bombing in Sri Lanka leaves at least 30 dead, 283 wounded

At least 30 people were killed and 283 wounded in Sri Lanka when bombs went off at three churches and three hotels frequented by foreign tourists on Easter Sunday. One official... Read more ...

Washington state senator slammed for saying nurses 'play cards' for...

Washington state senator slammed for saying nurses 'play cards' for 'considerable amount of the day'

A Washington state senator has drawn the ire of nurses after remarks she made suggesting that nurses in smaller hospitals "probably play cards for a considerable amount of the... Read more ...

Easter Forecast

Easter Forecast

Read more ...