3. Malcolm Jenkins runs down Tampa Bay’s Vincent Jackson, defense has epic goal-line stand (Oct. 21)
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"New Orleans was holding onto a 28-21 lead with 7:09 to go in the third quarter. Punter Thomas Morstead had pinned Tampa Bay at its own 4 and Tampa is likely thinking of just playing to change field position.
"Instead, on second-and-10, quarterback Josh Freeman hit Jackson down the left sideline, Saints defensive backs Patrick Robinson and Roman Harper failing to make the proper play on the ball in the air and leaving the receiver open.
"Those in Raymond James Stadium thought Jackson had an easy touchdown. Instead, Jenkins, from across the field, ran down the Bucs’ receiver for a 95-yard gain instead of a 96-yard touchdown."
Read Bradley's full thoughts in his article