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Twitter turns 'Air Allen' hurdle photo into meme, Jim Kelly responds

Twitter turns 'Air Allen' hurdle photo into meme, Jim Kelly responds

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Bills quarterback Josh Allen hurdles Minnesota Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr. (James P. McCoy/News file photo)

Among the most memorable moments of the Buffalo Bills' 27-6 win over the Minnesota Vikings Sunday: Bills quarterback Josh Allen's hurdle over Minnesota Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr for a first down in the first quarter.

Here's a video replay of the moment:

And here's how former Bills quarterback Jim Kelly responded:

Buffalo News photographer James P. McCoy captured this stunning viral photo of the hurdle: 

[See more of McCoy's photos from the Bills vs. Vikings game]

Savvy photoshoppers took it a step further and turned McCoy's image into a meme about Allen and the Bills jumping over everyone's expectations, Nike ads and more:

Here's what others came up with:

What's the best meme you can come up with for this Air Allen photo?

What's the best meme you could come up with for the photo? Send your caption or meme ideas to Qina Liu at

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Qina Liu is a Western New York native who joined The Buffalo News as the digital engagement editor in 2015. She graduated from Ithaca College with a bachelor's degree in journalism.

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