Michael Strahan set the single season sack record at 22.5 sacks in the 2001 season.
Mark Gastineau of the New York Jets with 22 sacks in 1984. Strahan beat the record with 22.5 sacks in 2001.
MICHAEL STRAHAN 2001 Season with 22.5 Sacks
Michael Strahan, who sacked the QB 22.5 times in 2001.
Michael Strahan, N.Y. Giants, 2001: 22.5 sacks
Brett favre he gave it to him he laid down at the last play of the game
On January 6, 2002, Michael Strahan sacked Brett Favre to become the single season record holder, with 22 1/2 sacks.It was said that Favre fell to the ground on purpose, allowing Strahan to fall on top of him.
The main head line in 2001 was Michael Strahan braking the sack record with 22.5 sacks that year. This record is still active and has not been broken since.
Micheal strahan 22.5 saks
Officially Michael Strahan, with 22.5 for the New York Giants in 2001. Unofficially Deacon Jones with 26.5.