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.

GMC Never Say Never Moment: EJ Manuel

The NFL announced Friday that the fans selected Buffalo Bills rookie quarterback EJ Manuel for the GMC Never Say Never Moment of the Week.

NEVER SAY NEVER MOMENT NOMINEES

Jay Cutler, Chicago Bears

Cutler overcomes turnovers to lead comeback: For the second consecutive week, the Chicago Bears refused to let a late-game deficit deny their desire for victory. Down 30-24 with three minutes remaining, quarterback Jay Cutler led the Bears on a 66-yard drive that was capped by a touchdown pass to Martellus Bennett for the decisive score in a 31-30 triumph over the visiting Minnesota Vikings. Cutler managed to collect himself late and direct that winning drive despite turning the ball over three times, twice on interceptions and once on a fumble.

EJ Manuel, Buffalo Bills

Rookie rallies Bills to last-second win: In just his second NFL start, Buffalo Bills quarterback EJ Manuel directed an 80-yard drive in the game's final 1:38 to give his team a stunning 24-23 win over the Carolina Panthers. The winning drive culminated with a touchdown pass from Manuel to receiver Steve Johnson with six seconds remaining. With that effort, Manuel became just the fifth NFL rookie since 1960 to engineer a fourth-quarter comeback in his first or second game. It also eased the pain of squandering a late-game lead in a season-opening loss to the New England Patriots.

Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints

Brees shrugs off weather delay and pick six: After experiencing a 69-minute weather delay because of lightning, New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees was hampered by two interceptions, including one returned by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for a go-ahead score. After the Buccaneers missed a field goal, the Saints took advantage of a final opportunity to snatch victory on the road. Brees completed three consecutive passes to direct the New Orleans Saints 54 yards in the game's final minute to put kicker Garrett Hartley in position for the game-winning 27-yard field-goal as time expired in a 16-14 win.

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