Sept. 9, 2012; E. Rutherford, NJ, USA; New York Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes (10) fails to score a touchdown against Buffalo Bills free safety Jairus Byrd (31) at MetLife Stadium. Mandatory Credit: William Perlman/The Star-Ledger via USA TODAY Sports

When Football Goes Wrong - TD Celebration Fails [Video]

Okay, well for one of the teams playing in this year’s Super Bowl, everything will go right. Either the 49ers or the Ravens will be crowned the world champions and all the year’s hard work will have paid off. But what happens when things go wrong on the football field? Let’s take a light hearted look at some of the best of the worst touchdown celebrations.

We begin with former Chief’s QB, Matt Cassell getting a little too over excited, and totally screwing up his celebration leap:

Here’s one from the college football world. Remember, folks – the ball has to cross the plane of the goal line for it to be a touchdown. This guy obviously forgot about that part:

Poor old Vernon Davis. Rejected by an inanimate big yellow goal post:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5d_YttpZHvM

Note to Marion Barber – I am pretty sure you are supposed to land on your feet:

I can’t believe this actually happened. Love the commentary on this one: “he thinks he’s scored a touchdown…he’s scored a safety”:

So there you have it. Enjoy watching the big game tonight, but always remember – football is sometimes even better when it goes wrong.

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