What a shot! 24 amazing sports photos

Updated 12:58 AM ET, Tue January 9, 2018
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Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith celebrates after catching a 41-yard touchdown pass in overtime to beat Georgia 26-23 and win the national title on Monday, January 8. It is Alabama's fifth championship in the last nine years. See more photos from the game Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Mirai Nagasu performs at the US Figure Skating Championships on Wednesday, January 3. She was one of three women to qualify for the US Olympic team. Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP
After catching his own deflected pass, Tennessee quarterback Marcus Mariota scores a touchdown in Kansas City, Missouri, on Sunday, January 6. Mariota and the Titans rallied from a 21-3 halftime deficit to defeat the Kansas City Chiefs 22-21 in the wild-card round of the NFL playoffs. Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images
West Ham goalkeeper Adrian gets tangled up with teammate Cheikhou Kouyate during a Premier League match in London on Thursday, January 4. Mike Hewitt/Getty Images
Ryan Harrison serves in front of an advertisement during a second-round match at the Brisbane International on Thursday, January 4. Harrison eventually advanced to the final of the tournament, which was played in Brisbane, Australia. SAEED KHAN/AFP/Getty Images
German ski jumper Richard Freitag falls Thursday, January 4, during the Four Hills Tournament in Innsbruck, Austria. He injured his hip and couldn't continue. Kerstin Joensson/AP
The car of Cristina Gutierrez Herrero and Gabriel Moiset Ferrer crashes during the first stage of the Dakar Rally on Saturday, January 6. The Spaniards were still able to finish the stage, which took place between Lima and Pisco, Peru. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Roger Federer and Belinda Bencic hold the winners trophy after their mixed-doubles victory won the Hopman Cup for Switzerland on Saturday, January 6. The team competition took place in Perth, Australia. Will Russell/Getty Images
A ball hits LeBron James in the face during an NBA game in Orlando on Saturday, January 6. Kim Klement/USA TODAY Sports
Maddie Inglis plays a shot during a Hopman Cup match in Perth, Australia, on Tuesday, January 2. Will Russell/Getty Images
Cross-country skiers collapse in exhaustion after a World Cup race in Cavalese, Italy, on Sunday, January 7. ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/AFP/Getty Images
A man reacts after catching a trout with his bare hands during the annual ice-fishing festival in Hwacheon, South Korea, on Saturday, January 6. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
San Antonio guard Manu Ginobili looks to pass the ball as he falls over Phoenix's Troy Daniels during an NBA game on Friday, January 5. Soobum Im/USA TODAY Sports/Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports
Swiss ski jumper Gregor Deschwanden competes in the Four Hills Tournament in Innsbruck, Austria, on Wednesday, January 3. Matthias Schrader/AP
New Orleans cornerback Ken Crawley breaks up a pass intended for Carolina tight end Greg Olsen during an NFL playoff game on Sunday, January 7. New Orleans won 31-26 to advance to the next round. Butch Dill/AP
Orlando guard Elfrid Payton rises for a layup during an NBA game against Cleveland on Saturday, January 6. Willie J. Allen Jr./AP
Bradie Tennell performs her free skate during the US Figure Skating Championships on Friday, January 5. She went on to win the women's competition and qualify for the Olympics. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Texas guard Kerwin Roach II throws down a dunk during a college basketball game against Baylor on Saturday, January 6. Andrew Dieb/USA TODAY Sports
Toronto's Nazem Kadri gets a fistful of Joe Thornton's beard during an NHL hockey game on Thursday, January 4. Kadri ripped out some of Thornton's hair during the fight. Frank Gunn/AP
Xavier's Sean O'Mara ducks under Butler's Kelan Martin during a college basketball game in Cincinnati on Tuesday, January 2. John Minchillo/AP
In this photo, taken with a slow shutter speed, athletes compete in the European Speed Skating Championships on Sunday, January 7. Joosep Martinson/ISU/Getty Images
Benjamin Melot rides his motorbike during stage two of the Dakar Rally on Sunday, January 7. Dan Istitene/Getty Images
Emilio Resende rides Smooth Highway during a Professional Bull Riders event in New York on Saturday, January 6. Cindy Ord/Getty Images
Alabama players celebrate on the confetti-filled field of Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz Stadium after winning the final game of the College Football Playoff on Monday, January 8. See 23 amazing sports photos from last week John Bazemore/AP