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Hard-hitting ex-Raider Jack Tatum dead at 61

...Jack Tatum was one of the hardest hitters in the NFL, a Pro Bowl safety who intimidated opposing players with bone-jarring tackles that helped make his Oakland Raiders one of toughest teams of its era.He's also a player who will always be tied...
Jackets ride Rhino

...desperate attempt to stay alive in the Atlantic Coast Conference race. His four punt returns totaling 111 yards and his jarring tackles on kick coverage had most of the 41,893 paying customers cheering wildly in the aisles of Bobby Dodd Stadium. Punt...
Georgia Tech
Former Silver Bluff star has impressed Citadel coaches

...Me and him are the future one-two punch at the Citadel," Mahoney said. While he misses delivering bone-jarring tackles, Mahoney is content with his role in the backfield. "Running back is where I always preferred to play," Mahoney...
College notes: Buckeyes will key on Jones

...Andy Katzenmoyer leveled a scrambling Jones. The momentum seemed to shift then, even though Jones denies it was the jarring tackle that did it. But Ohio State thinks Jones became gun-shy after the hit -- and thinks it can get the same result...
Wide gap between Falcons, 49ers

...revenge by running for two touchdowns and throwing for another. In the third quarter, Falcons safety Devin Bush made a jarring tackle on Brent Jones after the tight end caught a 28-yard pass. Jones rose from the turf, spiked the ball and signaled...
Well-rounded Rebels move on

...combining for five TDs and a fumble recovery, but Gallman had an outstanding night on defense with several bone-jarring tackles and two interceptions. His first was returned for a 50-yard score that was negated by a roughing the passer penalty...
High school
Lynch's physical play energizes Bucs

TAMPA, Fla. -- Whether he's making a momentum-shifting, bone-jarring tackle or knocking down a potential game-winning pass in the end zone, John Lynch always seems to wind up in the right spot for the...
Carter confident team will rebound

...he helped Chicago to a 9-7 record. He was a popular player in both Tampa and Chicago because of his passion for jarring tackles. In his first eight years, he's forced 11 fumbles and broken up 57 pass attempts by contact. "Right now, things...
Miami holds on for wild-card victory

...slammed a box of Flutie Flakes in celebration. And his Miami players danced on them. Armstrong sacked Flutie with a jarring tackle that shook the ball loose, defensive lineman Shane Burton recovered and the Dolphins nearly trampled Flutie as they...