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Can you name the NFL's top five sack leaders? Hint: It's not easy

Sacks are a pretty overrated statistic in football, but that doesn’t mean they’re not meaningful. Taking down a quarterback is always a good thing, of course, and there are only certain types of players who are asked to rush the passer who can do it effectively. NFL teams are always on the lookout for guys who can do it. Arizona Cardinals pass rusher Markus Golden is one of the NFL’s five leading sackers.
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