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It is not often you will see a defensive player on a "winners" list that didn't register a single tackle in the game.
Brockers' inclusion here shows that there are other, sometimes more important, things a player can do to help his team win.
The Buccaneers had just trimmed their deficit from 28-6 to 28-13. After holding the Rams to a three-and-out on their ensuing possession, the Buccaneers drove the ball the length of the field again only to have the drive stall inside of the Rams' 5-yard line.
4th-and-1. The Buccaneers offense comes back onto the field. Everyone in the building knows that Josh Freeman is going to try and use his 6'6", 248-pound frame to push his center forward and pick up that all-important yard.
They already have momentum on their side. If they score here, the Rams are in serious trouble.
Michael Brockers used his incredible strength to wedge himself between the center and guard and thereby stack up the Buccaneers offensive line, allowing the linebackers, cornerbacks and safeties behind him to come up and push Freeman backward.
Plays like this go unnoticed by a lot of people, but are integral to winning football games.
He also tipped a pass that was then intercepted by Eugene Sims late in the fourth quarter.