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Green's 90-Yard TD Run vs. Dallas Nominated For Play Of The Year


Fan Voting Continues Through Noon ET Monday, January 17, on

Green Bay PAckers running back Ahman Green's 90-yard touchdown run in Week 7 against the Dallas Cowboys is among the five finalists for "LEVITRA (vardenafil HCI) PLAY OF THE YEAR."

The award was created by the NFL to recognize the single most exciting play of the year as determined by the fans. The five finalists for the award were chosen by the NFL from the pool of 17 "LEVITRA PLAY OF THE WEEK" weekly winners as voted on by the fans, exclusively on

Voting is open to the fans starting today and running through Noon ET on Monday, January 17, 2005. Fans can visit to view and vote for the play they deem worthy to be named "LEVITRA PLAY OF THE YEAR."

The "LEVITRA PLAY OF THE YEAR" winner will be announced and honored at a press conference on Wednesday, February 2 in Jacksonville, Fla., the site of Super Bowl XXXIX. For details and video of this year's nominees, winners and finalists visit


Ahman Green, RB- Green Bay Packers 90-yard touchdown run in Week 7 against the Dallas Cowboys

With his team leading by the score of 34-10, Green Bay running back Ahman Green took a Brett Favre handoff, sliced through a hole and outran the Dallas Cowboys defense for a 90-yard score, the third-longest run in team history. Green recorded 163 yards on 15 carries and scored twice in Green Bay's 41-20 win.

Donovan McNabb, QB- Philadelphia Eagles: 60-yard scrambling pass in Week 10 against the Dallas Cowboys

With just over two minutes to play in the first half of their NFC East Division match-up with the Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb spun away from a Dallas defender and sprinted to his right, only to find another defender in his path. He switched directions back to his left, chased by two more defenders, before finally heaving a pass 60 yards down the field to wide receiver Freddie Mitchell. The play set up a one-yard Brian Westbrook touchdown run to give the Eagles a 35-14 lead. McNabb finished with 345 yards and four touchdown passes as the Eagles went on to defeat the Cowboys, 49-21.

Ed Reed, S- Baltimore Ravens: 106-yard interception return for a touchdown in Week 9 against the Cleveland Browns

With the Baltimore Ravens holding a 20-13 lead with under a minute to play and the Cleveland Browns threatening to score, Ravens safety Ed Reed picked off a pass in his own end zone and ran the length of the field for an NFL-record, 106-yard interception return for a touchdown. Reed intercepted the pass after it deflected off the hands of a Browns receiver. Reed's touchdown secured the Ravens' 27-13 victory over their AFC North divisional rivals.

Julius Jones, RB - Dallas Cowboys: Game-winning, 17-yard touchdown run in Week 13 against the Seattle Seahawks

With 32 seconds remaining in the game and his team trailing the Seattle Seahawks by three, Dallas Cowboys rookie running back Julius Jones burst through the line, faked a defender and sprinted to the endzone for the game-winning 17-yard touchdown. Jones helped the Cowboys to a 43-39 victory, finishing the game with 198 rushing yards and three touchdowns.

Jerome Bettis, RB- Pittsburgh Steelers: 10-yard touchdown pass in Week 14 against the New York Jets

With the Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Jets deadlocked at 3-3 early in the fourth quarter, Steelers running back Jerome Bettis took a handoff and ran right before stopping and lofting a pass to tight end Jerame Tuman in the endzone. Bettis, who has three career touchdown passes, also ran for a touchdown on the next drive as the Steelers locked up the AFC North title with a 17-6 victory over the Jets. Bettis, who ran for 57 yards on the day, surpassed the 13,000-yard mark for his career.


Week 1

Donovan McNabb, Philadelphia

Three-yard TD pass to Terrell Owens against the Giants

Week 2

Roy Williams, Detroit

14-yard TD reception from Joey Harrington against the Texans

Week 3

Joe Horn, New Orleans

Nine-yard TD reception from Aaron Brooks against the Rams

Week 4

Troy Polamalu, Pittsburgh

26-yard interception return for a touchdown against the Bengals

Week 5

Brandon Lloyd, San Francisco

23-yard TD reception from Tim Rattay against the Cardinals

Week 6

Kimo von Oelhoffen, Pittsburgh

21-yard fumble recovery against the Cowboys

Week 7

Ahman Green, Green Bay

90-yard touchdown run against the Cowboys

Week 8

Plaxico Burress, Pittsburgh

Four-yard touchdown reception from Ben Roethlisberger against the Patriots

Week 9

Ed Reed, Baltimore

106-yard interception return for a touchdown against the Browns

Week 10

Donovan McNabb, Philadelphia

60-yard scrambling pass against the Cowboys

Week 11

Chad Johnson, Cincinnati

36-yard touchdown reception from Carson Palmer against the Steelers

Week 12

Ronald Curry, Oakland

One-handed, six-yard touchdown reception from Kerry Collins against the Broncos

Week 13

Julius Jones, Dallas

Game-winning, 17-yard touchdown run against the Seahawks

Week 14

Jerome Bettis, Pittsburgh

10-yard touchdown pass to Jerame Tuman against the Jets

Week 15

Darren Sharper, Green Bay

15-yard fumble return for a touchdown against the Jaguars

Week 16

Chad Johnson, Bengals

Game-winning, four-yard touchdown reception from Jon Kitna against the Giants

Week 17

James Harrison, Pittsburgh

18-yard fumble recovery and return for a touchdown against the Bills

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