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NFL's Greatest Plays: Immaculate Reception vs. The Catch

ESPN's "most memorable plays" contest is down to arguably the two receptions that have been talked about the most in the history of the NFL.

If you haven't been following the "most memorable plays" contest on, each NFL franchise was given three plays of their own for fans to choose which was most memorable to the league.  Those 96 original plays dwindled down into each franchise having one play to represent it in a bracket of the 32 teams.

After four rounds, voters have picked their favorite plays in NFL history over which ever plays they were matched up against in the ESPN bracket.  The "Immaculate Reception" received a 1 seed in the bracket and has survived every round so far.

The first round saw Franco Harris' most famous play receive an overwhelming majority of votes over the Houston Texans' play of J.J. Watt's interception returned for a touchdown against the Cincinnati Bengals in 2012.  A similar margin of victory for was seen when the voters chose Harris' play over the Baltimore Ravens' selected moment, "the Miracle at Mile-High" where Jacoby Jones caught a bomb from Joe Flacco en route to their playoff victory over the Denver Broncos in 2012.

After the voters chose the play again in the third round, this time over the "Music City Miracle," it received the smallest margin of victory against the David Tyree helmet catch in Super Bowl 42 against the New England Patriots.

For the next three days, is taking votes on the final round between the last two standing plays in the bracket: the "Immaculate Reception" and Dwight Clark's "the Catch" that led to the San Francisco 49ers victory over the Dallas Cowboys in the 1981 NFC Championship game.

Votes are taken until after July 20th.  If you haven't done so yet, you can put in your vote, here.