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Years later, Pollard still connected to Brady injury
Years later, Pollard still connected to Brady injury

Bernard Pollard insists his NFL legacy will be more than being the man who toppled Tom Brady. In the first week of the 2008 season, Pollard, who was then a safety with the Kansas City Chiefs, took down Brady with an awkward tackle. After he was blocked to the ground by former New England running back Sammy Morris, Pollard lunged at the left knee of the Patriots quarterback. Brady screamed as he crumpled to the grass, his anterior cruciate ligament torn and his season over. Nearly three and a half years later, Pollard, the starting strong safety for the Ravens, still has to tackle questions about the incident, though they are relevant this week as Pollard and the 13-4 Ravens will play the...

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