Al “Bubba” Baker says he cried after getting recognition for unofficial sack crown

The expansion of sack statistics from before the stat became official in 1982 has allowed the stellar 1978 season of former Detroit Lions star Al “Bubba” Baker to get the credit it deserves.While pre-1982 sack numbers remain unofficial for league history purposes, the 23.0 sacks by Baker during his rookie season in Detroit would be … Continue reading Al “Bubba” Baker says he cried after getting recognition for unofficial sack crown