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The Clutch
Peter King
January 31, 2000
With their offense stymied and time running out, the Rams kept their miracle season alive on a dramatic catch by an unlikely receiver
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January 31, 2000

The Clutch

With their offense stymied and time running out, the Rams kept their miracle season alive on a dramatic catch by an unlikely receiver

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"That play is our offense," says Williams. "That's Kurt Warner and Mike Martz. Don't get chicken. Stay aggressive. That's about as aggressive a throw as you'll ever see."

The Rams will need a few more of them to beat Tennessee. When Martz and Vermeil finally found each other on Sunday night in a corridor near their locker room, they hugged for a full 10 seconds. "Hardest game I've ever been in," Martz said in Vermeil's ear.

Where the Rams are going, they don't get easier.

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