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With eight seconds remaining in Super Bowl XXV and his Bills trailing the Giants by only one point, Scott Norwood took the field to attempt a 47-yard field goal that would have made his team champions. He missed wide-right and his name became synonymous with choking in the big moment. (As a long-time Bills fan, this moment REALLY hurt Still does.)


Scott Norwood's heartwrenching miss in the closing moments of Super Bowl XXV. In forty-eight Super Bowl contests thus far, this 47-yard FG attempt was the only one that carried with it the implications that it did: hit it, and your team wins; miss it, you lose. Norwood missed. Buffalo lost 20-19.

Super Bowl XX, Jan. 26, 1986 Jim McMahon Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon is upended on a scramble by the New England Patriots defense. McMahon became the first quarterback to rush for two touchdowns in a Super Bowl; he threw for 256 yards in the 46-10 rout.


Scott Norwood misses the fieldgoal of his career - YouTube

Scott Norwood, Buffalo Bills


50 Most Memorable Super Bowl Moments, No. 7: Scott Norwood goes 'wide right'

50 Most Memorable Super Bowl Moments, No. 7: Buffalo Bills kicker Scott Norwood goes 'wide right.'


an errant field goal attempt by kicker Scott Norwood


Super Bowl XXV is remembered for Scott Norwood's wide right field goal to end the game and Whitney H... - George Rose / Getty Images