Sunday in Gillette Stadium, Billy Cundiff missed a 32-yard game-tying field goal that would have sent the Baltimore Ravens and New England Patriots to overtime, where the winner earned a spot in the Super Bowl.
Although making that field goal wouldn't have guaranteed the Ravens a berth in Super Bowl XLVI, it will no doubt be considered the greatest miss in team history and another scarlet letter for the kickers.
But at least Cundiff's miss didn't come on the truly biggest stage imaginable: the Super Bowl.
Throughout its 45 years there have been some epic and infamous shanks, pushes and short kicks that were memorable for one reason or another. Here is a top 10.
NOTE: "Missed kicks" include blocks and isn't necessarily limited to field goal or extra point attempts.