1. Tackle with the shoulder not the arm.
2. Do not close your eyes in the tackle.
3. Put your head to one side of the victim to insure no neck injury.
Hope this has helped! =)
Tackle with the intention of gaining ball possession
Tackling in a manner that does not inflict injury on a player or self
Tacking to stop opponents reaching the gain line.
Yes, very important, as they do the most tackles and linebreaks (after winger)
Probably has to be rugby because of slide tackles and other bad tackles that can cause the field damaged.
Nathan Hindmarsh 75 tackles Parramatta Eels vs Melbourne Storm 2003 Semi-Final
Tackles made Turnovers for and against Line-out won on own ball and opposition penalties conceded advantage lines achieved points for points against possession kicked-away
Who has the most tackles in NFL history?
Rugby by far
In the 2008 season, D'Qwell Jackson of Cleveland had the most tackles with 154.
Micheal Luck of the New Zealand Warriors made 74 tackles on the 25th of April 2009 against the Melbourne Storm in a 14-14 draw after extra time. Nathan Hindmarsh, He currently holds the world record for the most tackles made in a single game in the 2007 NRL season amassing 75 tackles against the Melbourne Storm in round 23.
Patrick Willis had 147 tackles in 2009-2010
Dallas Cowboy Free Safety Barry Church has the most tackles in the league for a defensive back thru week 16 in the 2013 season. He has 127 combines tackles, with 100 solo tackles and 27 assists.
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