Just when you think you've seen it all, the Detroit Lions (or their opponent) find a way to blow your mind, again.
This time, the culprit was Baltimore Ravens kicker, Justin Tucker who nails a NFL record 66-yard field goal as time expires to defeat the Lions 19-17. Just like Tom Dempsey of the New Orleans Saints in 1970, a NFL record game-winning kick beats the Lions.
BLUEPRINT FOR VICTORY: Detroit Lions' defense did enough to beat the Ravens. The offense did not
— NFL (@NFL) September 26, 2021
As expected, the reactions came in fast and furious.
Here's audio from the Lions radio broadcast on the longest field goal in NFL history.
Justin Tucker you are an ASSASSIN! pic.twitter.com/OPDD0f91uD
— trey wingo (@wingoz) September 26, 2021
Omg Justin Tucker.
Oh dear Lions fans.
— Andrew Brandt (@AndrewBrandt) September 26, 2021
Former Lions tweeted through the pain, almost like seeing scars be reopened once again.
Justin Tucker are you serious… game winner record setting kick??
— Golden Tate (@ShowtimeTate) September 26, 2021
— Dan Orlovsky (@danorlovsky7) September 26, 2021
Oh my god. You can’t make this stuff up.
— John Schreiber (@johnnyschreiber) September 26, 2021
History Repeats Itself!
— Justin Forsett (@JForsett) September 26, 2021
— Bill Bentley (@BB5LIVE) September 26, 2021
From the scene of the crime
Justin Tucker took the soul out of every Lion fan at Ford Field. Lmaooo pic.twitter.com/OVpFstyeSD
— Kip Smithers (@Chughes612) September 26, 2021
Man hit a 66 yard field goal even GOD hate my lions 🥺😂😂😂 https://t.co/lrEHGZnZH1
— HaHa Davis (@HaHaDavis) September 26, 2021
This article originally appeared on Detroit Free Press: Detroit Lions epic loss to Ravens ignites fierce reactions