Dent in 1986

Richard Dent lets out a war cry after sacking Patroits quarterback Tony Eason in the first quarter of the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="EVSPR000004" title="Super Bowl" href="/topic/sports/football/super-bowl-EVSPR000004.topic">Super Bowl</a>. Dent is <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000036" title="Chicago Bears" href="/topic/sports/football/chicago-bears-ORSPT000036.topic">the Bears</a>' all-time leader in sacks with 124.5 and had a celebrated post-season performance in 1985, when the Bears were 15-1 and Super Bowl XX champions. In the wild card game against the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORSPT000197" title="New York Giants" href="/topic/sports/football/new-york-giants-ORSPT000197.topic">Giants</a>, Dent made seven tackles, 3.5 sacks and forced two fumbles. He was Super Bowl MVP for sharing two sacks, forcing two fumbles and blocking a pass. Dent was on four Pro Bowl teams.
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( Chicago Tribune archive / January 26, 1986 )

Richard Dent lets out a war cry after sacking Patroits quarterback Tony Eason in the first quarter of the Super Bowl. Dent is the Bears' all-time leader in sacks with 124.5 and had a celebrated post-season performance in 1985, when the Bears were 15-1 and Super Bowl XX champions. In the wild card game against the Giants, Dent made seven tackles, 3.5 sacks and forced two fumbles. He was Super Bowl MVP for sharing two sacks, forcing two fumbles and blocking a pass. Dent was on four Pro Bowl teams.

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