Cody Parkey’s worst moment came during the Bears-Eagles game. His best moment came after it.

In the biggest moment of his career, with the hopes of teammates, coaches and Chicago Bears fans riding on his foot, Cody Parkey instead became an all-time playoff goat Sunday evening in Soldier Field.

And he did it in the most agonizing way possible: His first attempt at what would have been a game-winning, 43-yard field goal with 10 seconds left sailed between the uprights.

Hopes in Chicago were lifted for a nanosecond before the ball then clanged off the crossbar, lifting hopes again ever so slightly before falling back into the end zone.

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