Panthers LB Kuechly ties NFL mark with 24 tackles
Carolina Panthers middle linebacker Luke Kuechly tied an NFL
record with 24 tackles in a 17-13 win Sunday over the New Orleans
STATS has been tracking tackles – as listed by press box stats –
since 1994. That’s the season tackles became a recognized statistic
in the NFL.
Kuechly matched the single-game high held by David Harris of the
New York Jets. Harris had 24 tackles on Nov. 4, 2007, against
Kuechly has more tackles than any player in the NFL since coming
into the league in 2012. The former first-round draft pick from
Boston College also intercepted a pass by Drew Brees as the
Panthers clinched a playoff spot.