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Updated: May 15, 2007, 6:13 PM ET
By Kris Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

Signature Game November 23, 1984 - On a wing and prayer, Boston College showed it wasn't a fluke, but Flutie. That's Doug Flutie, who clinched the Heisman Trophy with one magnificent "Hail Mary" throw.

Trailing 45-41 with six seconds left and the ball on Miami's 48-yard line, Flutie called for "Flood Tip," Boston College's version of everybody go deep. The 5-foot-9 quarterback scrambled back and to his right, giving four receivers time to reach the end zone. From his own ...

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