November 06, 2012

Eagles Riley Nelson lies down in end zone on trick play (Video)

If you happen to be a fan of special teams, last night's Philadelphia Eagles/New Orleans Saints game had a memorable special teams moment.

After the Saints had just scored a touchdown, the Eagles decided to use some trickery by having wide receiver Riley Cooper lie down in the end zone and eventually receive a pass from Brandon Boykin.

The trick worked and Cooper scored a touchdown but the play was called back due to an illegal forward pass which nullified this classic moment:

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