Readers' Poll: The 10 Best TV Series Finales

See what show managed to top the last episodes of 'The Sopranos,' 'Newhart' and 'Sons of Anarchy'

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8. Sons of Anarchy, 'Papa's Goods' (2014)

For seven seasons, this high-octane FX drama, about the tight-knit, outlaw motorcycle gang lead by Jax Teller (Charlie Hunnam), kept fans' adrenaline pumping with never-ending WTF moments. So it was no surprise that the series, which ran from 2008-2014, went out with a bang (or, in this case, a crash). Leaving a trail of blood in his path, Jax – who had managed to elude death over and over again – made the ultimate sacrifice to save his sons from a life of crime by committing suicide during a cathartic car-chase scene. Arms extended, hair blowing in the wind, while his swan song, "Come Join the Murder" (performed by SOA house band the Forest Rangers), plays as he embraces his fate.

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