Earlier this week I was writing about the Rams’ shocking upset of the Colts, which turned on three huge plays from rookie Tavon Austin, one of which was a 98-yard punt return touchdown. And I asked myself, “what the hell is more exciting in a football game than a punt return touchdown?”
Well, I thought about it, and I didn’t come up with very much. A last second Hail Mary when you’re down by six? A 1oo+ yard pick six when you’re down six? That’s about it.
In any case, I don’t know if punt return TDs are the most exciting plays, but they’re certainly not easy to top. So for today I thought, why not a list of punt return GIFs?
And so here we are. Ready to take a look? Then let’s go…