After the Minnesota Vikings beat the New Orleans Saints in a last second play, Twitter immediately went nuclear in the 29-24 win that ended in a last second touchdown pass by Case Keenum.
The Vikings led the game 17-0 going into the half, but Drew Brees and the Saints were able to claw their way back to the lead in the final minute of the game with a field goal, but the game shockingly ended in a Vikings 61-yard touchdown right as the last seconds ticked off the clock. The crazy finish pits the Vikings against the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC Championship Game.
Below are a few of Twitter’s best reactions to the thrilling touchdown:
I love Football forever and always. Unbelievable. Nothing like it
— Big Cat (@BarstoolBigCat) January 15, 2018
DIGGS THREW HIS HELMET LIKE HOW BASEBALL DO WITH THEIR BATS AFTER THEY HIT HOMERUNS AND I AM HERE TO SAY I OFFICIALLY ENDORSE THE HELMET TOSS
— Shea Serrano (@SheaSerrano) January 15, 2018
Football you are the greatest thing ever
— Jon Machota (@jonmachota) January 15, 2018
Everyone in the restaurant is looking at me right now after yelling. Thank you @NFL Mobile App?
— Matt Rhule (@CoachMattRhule) January 15, 2018
Why am I rooting for a Jaguar/Vikings Super Bowl, you ask? pic.twitter.com/9ac6jJhoce
— Josh Billinson (@jbillinson) January 15, 2018
This mistake by Marcus WILLIAMS — missing that play on Stefon Diggs — May be the absolute WORST MISTAKE I’ve ever seen in NFL Post-Season History. If it’s not THE worst it’s certainly up there. All the man had to do is make a tackle and the game is over. Horrible, Horrible Error.
— Stephen A Smith (@stephenasmith) January 15, 2018
That’s the worst play I’ve ever seen a safety make. At any level of football.
— Mike Rutherford (@CardChronicle) January 15, 2018
Looks like the Vikings have a…… Case.
— Kofie (@KofieYeboah) January 15, 2018
Sports delivers again
— Bill Plaschke (@BillPlaschke) January 15, 2018
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) January 15, 2018
SKOLY MOLY (@martello16)
SKOLD BLOODED (@motazmusic)
CASE AND POINTS (@edardsATL)
BLEW DAT (@P4TL0G4N)
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) January 15, 2018
NBC execs if they get a Jags-Vikings Super Bowl. pic.twitter.com/LMKnvpi5Rx
— Clay Travis (@ClayTravis) January 15, 2018
“Case threw a great ball. The rest is history.” -Stefon Diggs#BringItHome
— Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) January 15, 2018
Vikings fans with 10 seconds left:
“Our kicker is our last hope.”
Case Keenum: pic.twitter.com/nqUegF0tuR
— Alex Gunderson (@AlexGundy) January 15, 2018
Damn, that shit DOES feel good, Stefon. #Vikings
— God (@TheTweetOfGod) January 15, 2018
— Ben Leber (@nacholeber) January 15, 2018
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