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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...

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