Video: Shaun Hill Flips Into End Zone For Touchdown

DETROIT - AUGUST 12: Quarterback Shaun Hill #14 of the Detroit Lions ran seven yards for a second quarter touchdown and celebrates with teammate Derrick Williams #15 during the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Ford Field on August 12, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

All of the Detroit Lions touchdowns last night against the Cincinnati Bengals were pretty exciting. Early in the game Matthew Stafford had a 26-yard TD pass to Calvin Johnson, and he also had a seven-yard TD pass on fourth down to Nate Burleson, who somehow managed to keep possession and get two feet down inbounds. Later in the game the Lions got a 28-yard TD from Zac Robinson to Nate Hughes on a great pass and catch.

Perhaps the most exciting TD of all from last night was when Shaun Hill scrambled and flipped into the end zone for a seven-yard score. Despite having back surgery in the offseason, Hill moved pretty well and risked his body for the touchdown. After he scored, he celebrated by pointing to the sky to honor his late father in what was a really great moment. Here's the video:

I'm sure the coaches weren't thrilled to see their backup quarterback flying into the end zone like that in a preseason game, but Hill scored and didn't get hurt, so that's all that matters at the end of the day.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Pride Of Detroit

You must be a member of Pride Of Detroit to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Pride Of Detroit. You should read them.

Join Pride Of Detroit

You must be a member of Pride Of Detroit to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Pride Of Detroit. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker