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It was arguably the most dramatic single play in turning Mississippi State's 2010 season towards success. Too bad Nickoe Whitley doesn't recall details directly. "I can't really think back to it," he said. "I knocked myself out that play! I just remember what I saw on film!"

Whitley has had the blanks filled in often because his goal-line lick laid on Georgia back Washaun Ealey has been replayed plenty times since. Ealey had just hauled in a 3rd-and-9 throw from Aaron Murray and was about to break the plane when then-freshmen safety Whitley arrived at the same piece of real estate. The resulting collision rattled both the ball and some of Whitley's own circuits loose...

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