10/01/2012 05:56 pm ET

Monday Night Football: The 25 Most Memorable Moments In 'MNF' History

By Ralph Warner, Angel Diaz and David Whitely, Complex Sports

For over 40 years now NFL fans have been tuning into Monday Night Football to ease the hardship of yet another work week.

What started out as an experiment for the NFL in 1970 has quickly become one the league's most anticipated games on schedule.

Over the years fans have been treated to record-setting performances, unbelievable comebacks, and epic post-game meltdowns. From Howard Cosell being wasted on air to Jerry Rice breaking the all-time TD record, check out the 25 Most-Memorable Moments in Monday Night Football History...

Monday Night Football Moments