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Player Single-Game Sack Record Statistics

The single-game sack record in football is typically around 7 or 8 sacks by a single player.

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"The single-game record for the most sacks is 7, held by Derrick Thomas of the Kansas City Chiefs."

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"Derrick Thomas set this record on November 11, 1990, against the Seattle Seahawks."

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"The previous record before Derrick Thomas's 7 sacks was set by Fred Dean with 6 sacks in 1983."

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"The player with the second most single-game sacks (6) in the current era is Osi Umenyiora."

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"Umenyiora achieved the 6 single-game sacks while playing for the New York Giants against the Philadelphia Eagles in 2007."

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"The Dallas Cowboys had no player with more than 5 sacks in a game. Harvey Martin holds their record."

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"In 1984, Mark Gastineau of the New York Jets recorded 4 single-game sacks, which was then a record."

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"Gastineau's 4 single-game sacks record was broken by Joe Klecko, also of the New York Jets."

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"Aaron Donald holds the Rams' team record with 4 single-game sacks in 2018."

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"Aldon Smith holds the San Francisco 49ers' team record with 5 1/2 sacks in a single game."

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"Adrian Clayborn set the Atlanta Falcons' single-game record with 6 sacks in 2017."

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"The Green Bay Packers' team record is held by Vonnie Holliday with 5 sacks in a game in 2002."

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"For the Baltimore Ravens, Peter Boulware holds the team record with 4 sacks in one game."

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"Bruce Smith of the Buffalo Bills holds the team record with 4 sacks in one game."

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"The record for the Indianapolis Colts was set by Dwight Freeney with 4 sacks in one game."

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"The New England Patriots’ Andre Tippett holds the team record with 4.5 sacks in a single game."

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"A record for the Arizona Cardinals is 4.5 sacks in a game, held by Curtis Greer."

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"Khalil Mack holds the Chicago Bears' team record with 5 sacks in a game."

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"Seahawks player Jacob Green holds the team record with 4.5 sacks in a game."

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"The Miami Dolphins' team record is held by Bill Stanfill with 5 sacks in a game."

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