Saints' Jimmy Graham Bends Goal Post After Dunking Ball in TD Celebration

Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistNovember 21, 2013

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New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham is known for dunking the football over the goal post after a touchdown, but his celebration after a 44-yard score against the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday Night Football took an odd turn when he bent the post.

Check out how it happened:

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Graham tweeted about the incident after the game:


— Jimmy Graham (@TheJimmyGraham) November 22, 2013

Here's the touchdown:

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It was Graham's 11th touchdown of the season, which ties him with Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson for the most in the NFL.

The celebration resulted in a worker having to use a level on the uprights:

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Graham finished with five receptions for 100 yards and the aforementioned touchdown in the Saints' 17-13 win.