Turnovers can change a game's momentum in a flash and are often a contest's deciding factor. These 10 takeaways were some of the more exciting plays from 2008.
A [Matt Hasselbeck](/player/matthasselbeck/2501078/profile) interception bounces into the hands of [49ers](/teams/sanfrancisco49ers/profile?team=SF) LB [Patrick Willis](/player/patrickwillis/2495781/profile), who shows off his speed with an 86-yard return for a touchdown.
Troy Polamalu makes a diving interception in Week 2, then tops that catch with a remarkable one-handed interception in Week 11.
Week 2: [ Watch clip](http://www.nfl.com/videos?videoId=09000d5d80afdad2&filter=cant-miss-plays&categoryId=featured) | [ Game Center](http://www.nfl.com/gamecenter?game_id=29558&displayPage=tab_gamecenter&season=2008&week=REG2) | Week 11: [Watch clip](http://www.nfl.com/videos?videoId=09000d5d80c86aaf) | [ Game Center](http://www.nfl.com/gamecenter?game_id=29685&displayPage=tab_gamecenter&season=2008&week=REG11)
Ray Lewis' devastating hit on [Browns](/teams/clevelandbrowns/profile?team=CLE) TE Kellen Winslow leads to a Chris McAlister interception in Week 3.
In Week 3, [Vikings](/teams/minnesotavikings/profile?team=MIN) CB [Antoine Winfield](/player/antoinewinfield/2503765/profile) sacks [Panthers](/teams/carolinapanthers/profile?team=CAR) QB Jake Delhomme, forces a fumble and scoops up the loose ball for a touchdown.
In Week 5, Gary Brackett's fumble recovery for a TD off Sage Rosenfels' helicopter hit is followed by a [Robert Mathis](/player/robertmathis/2505566/profile) strip on the following drive.
Watch: [ Sage gets spun](http://www.nfl.com/videos?videoId=09000d5d80b5dc04&filter=cant-miss-plays&categoryId=featured) | [ Mathis' flying strip](http://www.nfl.com/videos?videoId=09000d5d80b62b72&filter=cant-miss-plays&categoryId=featured) | [ Game Center](/gamecenter?game_id=29593&displayPage=tab_gamecenter&season=2008&week=REG5) | [Photos](/photo/photos?seasonid=2008&weekid=5-REG&gameid=2008100504)
Just listen to the sound of Chad Nkang's hit on [Bengals](/teams/cincinnatibengals/profile?team=CIN) KR Glenn Holt...then watch as his forced fumble turns into a [Jaguars](/teams/jacksonvillejaguars/profile?team=JAC) touchdown.
In Week 12, [Ravens](/teams/baltimoreravens/profile?team=BAL) LB [Jarret Johnson](/player/jarretjohnson/2505641/profile) strips the ball from Donovan McNabb, then plucks it out of midair for the interception.
Classic [Ed Reed](/player/edreed/2505221/profile) as the [Ravens](/teams/baltimoreravens/profile?team=BAL) safety strips Clinton Portis, recovers the football, then backpedals into the end zone for his 11th career score.
Jets 285-pound DE Shaun Ellis shrugs off a couple of hits and rumbles into the end zone with a J.P. Losman fumble in Week 15.