* Bengals defeat Steelers. T.J. Houshmandzadeh wipes his feet on a Terrible Towel.
* Week following: Bengals lose to Steelers, and are eliminated from the playoffs. Steelers then go on to win the Super Bowl.
* Ever since: Bengals have failed to make the playoffs or even finish a season with anything resembling dignity.
* Titans defeat Steelers. LenDale White stomps on a Terrible Towel.
* Week following: Titans lose to Colts, 23-0.
* Two weeks after that: Titans lose to Ravens, 13-10, and are eliminated from the playoffs.
Defile at your own risk.