The Los Angeles Rams are going to Super Bowl LIII thanks to the rocket right leg of Greg Zuerlein.
Zuerlein's 57-yard field goal in overtime lifted the Rams to a 26-23 comeback win over the New Orleans Saints in the NFC Championship Game. Zuerlein previously sent the game to OT with a 48-yard boot with less than 20 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter.
The Saints got the ball first in the extra session, but Dante Fowler got in Drew Brees' face and tipped his throw up in the air, where it landed in the hands of Rams safety John Johnson.
After a first down and a few more yards of field position, Zuerlein came on to win the game.
His kick from 57 yards out might have been good from 70.
Of course, this game will be remembered for far more than just Zuerlein's heroics. New Orleans probably wins in regulation if the referees don't miss a blatant pass interference call on a third-down play with less than two minutes remaining.
This might be as bad a missed call as you'll ever see in any sport.
With the win, the Rams are in the Super Bowl for the first time in 17 years. They will play the winner of New England and Kansas City in Atlanta in two weeks.