What Happened on January 8, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Music City Miracle", with 16 seconds left in the AFC Wild Card Playoff Game, the Tennessee Titans' Lorenzo Neal handed the ball to Frank Wycheck, who then lateraled the ball across the width of the field to his teammate, Kevin Dyson, who in turn ran the length of the field down the sideline for the game-winning touchdown to defeat the Buffalo Bills 22-16

Famous Deaths

  • Fritz Thiedemann, German equestrianist (b. 1918)