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Top 100 plays of 2012: Plays 71-80

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From now until Aug. 2, "NFL AM" is counting down the top 100 plays from the 2012 season. Tune into "NFL AM" on NFL Network each weekday at 6 a.m. ET to see which play is revealed in the countdown.

80. Carr pick leads to winning field goal

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr intercepts Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and returns it all the way to the 1-yard line to set up the game-winning field goal by Dan Bailey as the Cowboys rally to beat the Steelers, 27-24, in Week 15. Watch

79. Porter does it again

Denver Broncos cornerback Tracy Porter picks off Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and returns it 43 yards for a game-clinching touchdown during the Broncos' Week 1 win. Watch

78. Bennett totally flips out

Chicago Bears receiver Earl Bennett earns style points on his touchdown catch from Jay Cutler, flipping into the end zone for a 12-yard score in a Week 13 game against the Seattle Seahawks. Watch

77. Wilson gives Patriots the run around

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson runs all over the field -- running around the entire New England Patriots team -- and ends up with a 9-yard gain and first down for his efforts in the Week 6 game. Watch

76. Manning throws to sitting Moreno

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning rolls out and throws to running back Knowshon Moreno, who makes a one handed catch while sitting on the ground during a Week 13 game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Watch

75. Late-game heroics for Jags

Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blaine Gabbert finds wide receiver Cecil Shorts III for an 80-yard touchdown pass that proves to be the difference against in a Week 3 win over the Indianapolis Colts. Watch

74. The Moore the merrier

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Lance Moore comes down with an incredible 51-yard catch from quarterback Drew Brees during a Week 17 game against the Carolina Panthers. Watch

73. Taking it to the House

Davon House blocks a punt, and the Green Bay Packers recover it in the end zone for a touchdown during the second quarter of a Week 8 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Watch

72. Foles to Maclin for the win

With two seconds on the clock, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles ends the team's eight-game losing streak with a 1-yard touchdown pass to Jeremy Maclin in Week 14 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Watch

71. Richardson won't be denied

Cleveland Browns running back Trent Richardson breaks four tackles on a short pass from Brandon Weeden for his second TD of a Week 2 showdown against the division-rival Cincinnati Bengals. Watch

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