POSTED: Tuesday, December 25, 2012 - 12:00am
UPDATED: Tuesday, December 25, 2012 - 1:26pm
NewsChannel 9's Aaron Rich plays Santa on Christmas Eve to deliver to sports fans the top 5 plays from the holiday weekend.
5) Red Bryant blocks the David Akers kick and Richard Sherman returns it for the 90 yard touchdown.
4) Lionel Messi with the beautiful move in between the defender's legs and scores on the low shot. Messi scored a record 91 goals this season.
3) Eric Bledsoe was given the key to Lob City. Chris Paul serves up the one-handed alley oop jam that brought fans and teammates to their feet.
2) Arizona's Nick Johnson showtime 360-slam in transition.
1) Matt Stafford finds Calvin Johnson who makes the catch, and in doing so, breaks Jerry Rice's record of 1,848 for the most receiving yards in a single season!