Weekly Winners

Week 1: Cushing leads comeback

Cushing helped the Texans overcome a 21-point deficit in his return from a knee injury.

Week 2: Rookie rallies Bills

EJ Manuel threw the winning TD pass with just six seconds left in game.

Week 3: Tannehill, Fins go to 3-0

Ryan Tannehill's last-minute touchdown pass kept the Dolphins unbeaten.

Week 4: Sherman's clutch pick six

Richard Sherman's late pick six assured that the Seahawks would remain undefeated.

Week 5: Broncos win shootout

Peyton Manning helped the Broncos overcome a 14-0 first-quarter deficit to earn a thrilling 51-48 win.

Week 6: Brady's stunning rally

Tom Brady threw the winning TD with just five seconds left in the game.

Week 7: Mario is super

Mario Williams' sack and forced fumble set up the Bills' winning field goal.

Week 8: Sneak caps epic win

Matthew Stafford's QB sneak in the final seconds gave the Lions a dramatic win.

Week 9: Wilson directs comeback

Russell Wilson guided a comeback from a 21-point deficit to lift the Seahawks to an 8-1 start.

Week 10: Panthers D holds firm

Luke Kuechly helped the Panthers defense preserve a one-point win over the 49ers.

Week 11: Newton directs winning drive

Cam Newton led a 13-play, 83-yard drive late in the fourth quarter to secure a 24-20 win.

Week 12: Brady leads comeback

Tom Brady and the Patriots overcame a 24-point deficit, then pulled out the win in overtime.

Week 13: Peterson powers OT win

Adrian Peterson helped the Vikings avoid another tie, delivering the team into position for the winning score.

Week 14: Ravens survive vs. Vikings

Joe Flacco's touchdown pass helped the Ravens prevail in the frantic final minutes vs. the Vikings.

Week 15: Tucker boots Ravens past Lions

Justin Tucker's 61-yard field goal in the waning moments helped the Ravens topple the Lions on "Monday Night Football."

Week 16: Romo rallies Cowboys

An ailing Tony Romo helped the Cowboys remain in the playoff race with a late touchdown.

Week 17: Rodgers puts Pack in playoffs

Aaron Rodgers hit Randall Cobb on a fourth-and-8 play for a 48-yard game-winning touchdown that won the NFC North for the Packers.

Adrian Peterson earns GMC Never Say Never Moment of the Week

Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson surpassed the 2,000 yard mark and came within nine yards of breaking the single-season rushing record as the Vikings clinched a playoff berth in a win over the Green Bay Packers. His effort earned him the GMC Never Say Never Moment of the Week for games played on Dec. 30, the NFL announced. The GMC Never Say Never Moment of the Week is the best moment or play of the week that represents determination and perseverance.

Pro Bowl RB Adrian Peterson came within nine yards of breaking Hall of Fame RB Eric Dickerson's single-season rushing yardage record, but in the process propelled the Minnesota Vikings to their first playoff berth in three years. Peterson rushed for 199 yards as the Vikings defeated the Green Bay Packers, 37-34, on rookie kicker Blair Walsh's winning field goal attempt to earn a wild-card playoff rematch at Lambeau Field.

Vikings ride Peterson to playoff berth was selected from among three moments by voters on NFL.com/gmc. The other two moments were Indianapolis Colts prevail in coach's return and Denver Broncos earn AFC's top seed.

After the regular season, fans will have a chance to determine the GMC Never Say Never Moment of the Year, from among the 17 weekly winners. Fans can vote for the winner and enter for a chance to win a trip to Super Bowl XLVII on NFL.com/gmc throughout the month of January.

NEVER SAY NEVER MOMENT NOMINEES

Andrew Luck, Indianapolis Colts

Colts prevail in Pagano's return: Coach Chuck Pagano returned to the Indianapolis Colts' sidelines following the indefinite leave he took on Sept. 26 to be treated for leukemia. Pagano's inspired playoff-bound team capped an amazing turnaround campaign, improving from 2-14 a season ago to 11-5 this year following a 28-16 win over the AFC South division champion Houston Texans. Andrew Luck threw two touchdown passes in the win, including a 70-yard scoring strike to T.Y. Hilton to clinch the victory.

Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings

Vikings ride Peterson to playoff berth: Adrian Peterson came within nine yards of breaking Hall of Fame RB Eric Dickerson's single-season rushing yardage record, but in the process propelled the Minnesota Vikings to their first playoff berth in three years. Peterson rushed for 199 yards as the Vikings defeated the Green Bay Packers, 37-34, on rookie kicker Blair Walsh's winning field goal attempt to earn a wild-card playoff rematch at Lambeau Field.

Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos

Broncos overcome 2-3 start to earn AFC's top seed: The Denver Broncos claimed the AFC's No. 1 playoff seed with a 38-3 win over the visiting Kansas City Chiefs. QB Peyton Manning threw three touchdowns as the Broncos earned an 11th consecutive triumph. The Broncos managed to rally for home-field advantage despite opening the season 2-3.

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