The 10 Most Dominant Performances in Sports History

Tim Bielik@bielik_timSenior Analyst IJuly 27, 2009

The 10 Most Dominant Performances in Sports History

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    GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 03:  Corey Webster #23 of the New York Giants breaks up a pass intended for Randy Moss #81 of the New England Patriots on the Patriots final drive of the game with less then a minute to go in the game during Super Bowl XLII on Febr

10. 2005 Orange Bowl: USC 55, Oklahoma 19

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    MIAMI - JANUARY 4:  The Oklahoma Sooners face the USC Trojans in the 2005 FedEx Orange Bowl National Championship on January 4, 2005 at Pro Player Stadium in Miami, Florida.  USC defeated Oklahoma 55-19. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

9. P Josh Beckett, 2007 MLB Playoffs

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    BOSTON - OCTOBER 24:  Starting pitcher Josh Beckett #19 of the Boston Red Sox winds up against the Colorado Rockies during Game One of the 2007 Major League Baseball World Series at Fenway Park on October 24, 2007 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Nick

8. LeBron James Scores the Last 25 for Cleveland: Game Five, 2007 Eastern Conference Finals

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    AUBURN HILLS, MI - MAY 31:  LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers shoots and makes the game-winning shot with :02 seconds left in the 2nd overtime against Richard Hamilton #32 of the Detroit Pistons in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals duri

7. Johnny Vander Meer Throws Back-to-Back No-Hitters, 1938

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6. 1995 Nebraska Cornhuskers: The Weekly Rout

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    2 Jan 1996:  Quarterback Tommie Frazier #15 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers is blocked by linebacker Ben Hanks #11 of the Florida Gators in the Fiesta Bowl at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Arizona.  Nebraska defeated Florida 62-24.     Mandatory Credit:  Mike P

5. Monsters of the Midway Own Patriots, Super Bowl XX

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    26 Jan 1986: The Chicago Bears celebrate after defensive lineman William Perry scores a touchdown during Super Bowl XX against the New England Patriots at the Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Bears won the game, 46-10.

4. Don Larsen Throws Perfect Game in World Series

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3. Giants Stop Perfection, Record-Breaking Pats Offense in Super Bowl XLII

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    GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 03:  David Tyree #85 of the New York Giants catches a 32-yard pass from Eli Manning #10 as Rodney Harrison #37 of the New England Patriots comes down on him in the fourth quarter of Super Bowl XLII on February 3, 2008 at the Univer

2. 2001 Lakers Go 15-1 in NBA Postseason

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    05 Dec 2001:  Guard Kobe Bryant #8 of the Los Angeles Lakers drives to the basket against the Dallas Mavericks during the NBA game at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  The Lakers defeated the Mavericks 98-94.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly ac

1. 1972 Dolphins Get NFL Perfection: A Group by Itself

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Honorable Mentions

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