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Canon 1Dx, 16-35mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1250th, Manual
Confetti falls as New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady walks off the field after losing Super Bowl LII to the Philadelphia Eagles at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Only a few more categories remain in my Best of 2018 posts. Here are my favorite football images from 2018!

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 2500iso, f2.8, 1/1250th, Manual
Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback Tua Tagovailoa (13) gets away from Georgia Bulldogs linebacker Davin Bellamy (17) and linebacker D’Andre Walker (15) in the third quarter in the 2018 CFP national championship college football game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 2500iso, f2.8, 1/1250th, Manual
Alabama Crimson Tide wide receiver DeVonta Smith (6) celebrates after catching the game-winning touchdown in overtime against the Georgia Bulldogs in the 2018 CFP national championship college football game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs celebrates as he scores the game winning touchdown against the New Orleans Saints at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 320iso, f2.8, 1/1250th, Aperture Priority
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady reacts with a yell prior to the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars during the AFC Championship at Gillette Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 5000iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick reacts as confetti flies after the AFC Championship Game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Gillette Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 70-200mm, 4000iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery (17) catches a touchdown pass over New England Patriots cornerback Eric Rowe (25) in the first quarter in Super Bowl LII at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 2500iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Marcus Johnson (14) is knocked unconscious as he is hit by Philadelphia Eagles strong safety Malcolm Jenkins (27) in the second quarter in Super Bowl LII at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 70-200mm, 4000iso, f2.8, 1/1250th, Manual
New England Patriots strong safety Duron Harmon (30) intercepts a pass intended for Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery (17) in the second quarter in Super Bowl LII at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 70-200mm, 4000iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles (9) catches a touchdown pass against the New England Patriots in the second quarter in Super Bowl LII at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 70-200mm, 4000iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz (86) leaps into the end zone to score a touchdown against the New England Patriots in the fourth quarter in Super Bowl LII at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 16-35mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1250th, Manual
Confetti falls as New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady walks off the field after losing Super Bowl LII to the Philadelphia Eagles at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles celebrates with his daughter after defeating the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl LII at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 600mm, 1250iso, f4, 1/8000th, Aperture Priority
Arizona Cardinals offensive lineman Andre Smith (71) and teammates do sled hitting drills during minicamp at the teams Tempe Training Facility.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 4000iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Los Angeles Chargers running back Austin Ekeler (left) is pushed out of bounds by Arizona Cardinals safety Rudy Ford during a preseason game at University of Phoenix Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 10,000iso, f2.8, 1/40th, Aperture Priority
A stadium security guard stands with her hand over her heart as Denver Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall (54) and wide receiver Demaryius Thomas (88) sit in silent protest during the national anthem prior to the game against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 6400iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Arizona State Sun Devils wide receiver N’Keal Harry (1) dives as he attempts to make a one handed catch against the Michigan State Spartans in the fourth quarter at Sun Devil Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 6400iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Arizona State Sun Devils wide receiver N’Keal Harry (1) dives into the end zone for a touchdown against Michigan State Spartans cornerback Justin Layne (2) in the fourth quarter at Sun Devil Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed (86) catches a pass and dives across the goal line for a touchdown against the Arizona Cardinals in the second quarter at University of Phoenix Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 2500iso, f2.8, 1/1250th, Manual
Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman celebrates as he leaves the field after defeating the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 70-200mm, 5000iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Southern California Trojans tight end Josh Falo (83) is upended by Arizona Wildcats safety Demetrius Flannigan-Fowles (6) in the first half at Arizona Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 4000iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (11) makes a diving catch against Seattle Seahawks cornerback Shaquill Griffin (26) in the second quarter at State Farm Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 400mm, 5000iso, f3.2, 1/2000th, Manual
Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas (29) flips off his teams bench as he leaves the field on a cart after suffering an injury in the fourth quarter against the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 5000iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) celebrates a fourth quarter touchdown against the Denver Broncos at Broncos Stadium at Mile High.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Denver Broncos linebacker Todd Davis (51) celebrates with safety Justin Simmons (31) and cornerback Chris Harris Jr. (25) after returning an interception for a first quarter touchdown against the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 4000iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders (10) does a front flip across the goal line to celebrate a second quarter touchdown against Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson (21) at State Farm Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 4000iso, f3.2, 1/1600th, Manual
Denver Broncos quarterback Case Keenum (4) throws a pass against Arizona Cardinals linebacker Haason Reddick (43) in the first half at State Farm Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 2000iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Arizona Wildcats running back J.J. Taylor (21) leaps over Arizona State Sun Devils defensive back Demonte King (28) in the third quarter during the Territorial Cup at Arizona Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/800th, Manual
Arizona State Sun Devils wide receiver N’Keal Harry celebrates with the fans after defeating the Arizona Wildcats during the Territorial Cup at Arizona Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson (31) is upended as he runs the ball in the fourth quarter against the Detroit Lions at State Farm Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 2500iso, f2.8, 1/1250th, Manual
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen reacts as he leaves the field following the game against the Detroit Lions at State Farm Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 2500iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald (99) celebrates a second half sack against the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 2500iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Manual
Los Angeles Rams running back John Kelly (42) is tackled by Arizona Cardinals safety Tre Boston (33) at State Farm Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 3200iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald leaves the field following the game against the Los Angeles Rams at State Farm Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 5000iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Texas Christian Horned Frogs cornerback Julius Lewis (24) celebrates after an interception against the California Golden Bears in the first half of the 2018 Cheez-It Bowl at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 5000iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
California Golden Bears linebacker Jordan Kunaszyk (59) celebrates after making an interception against the Texas Christian Horned Frogs in the first half of the 2018 Cheez-It Bowl at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 600mm, 8000iso, f4, 1/1000th, Manual
Texas Christian Horned Frogs safety Vernon Scott (26) breaks up a pass intended for California Golden Bears wide receiver Nikko Remigio (25) in the fourth quarter of the 2018 Cheez-It Bowl at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 5000iso, f2.8, 1/1600th, Manual
Texas Christian Horned Frogs players celebrate after defeating the California Golden Bears in overtime of the 2018 Cheez-It Bowl at Chase Field.

Canon 1Dx, 600mm, 800iso, f4.5, 1/2000th, Manual
Arkansas State Red Wolves quarterback Justice Hansen (15) is upended as he runs the ball against the Nevada Wolf Pack in the first half of the 2018 Arizona Bowl at Arizona Stadium.

Canon 1Dx, 600mm, 800iso, f4, 1/2500th, Manual
Arkansas State Red Wolves wide receiver Kirk Merritt (13) makes a diving catch against Nevada Wolf Pack defensive back Jomon Dotson (23) in the first half of the 2018 Arizona Bowl at Arizona Stadium.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 400iso, f2.8, 1/2000th, Aperture Priority
Arkansas State Red Wolves quarterback Justice Hansen (15) against the Nevada Wolf Pack in the 2018 Arizona Bowl at Arizona Stadium.

Only two more Best of 2018 categories to go. Up next are my best scenery/nature images of the year followed by my Best of Crash & Burn.


 
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