3. 2007 New York Giants
The Giants won 3 straight road playoff games for the chance to face the 18 to 0 Patriots in the Super Bowl XLII. Afterwards, New York managed to topple one of the greatest teams in NFL history with a little help from Eli Manning and David Tyree.
2. 1985 Villanova
No. 8 seed Villanova met No. 1 seed Georgetown and Patrick Ewing in the ’85 NCAA title game. Few gave the Wildcats a chance. But ‘Nova who managed to shoot 22 of 28 from the field, included 9 of 10 in the second half. This remains the greatest upset in college basketball history.
1. 1980 Olympic Men’s Hockey
In 1980, the US Olympic hockey team won the gold medal in Lake Placid after beating Finland. But, the team’s greatest accomplishment clearly was defeating the Soviet Union, a juggernaut stocked with world class players from the NHL. This Miracle on ice never gets old. Sports Illustrated anmed it the top sports moment in th
And these are your all time sports champions.