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    Tackling by Tulsa

    It appeared that most of the tackling done by Tulsa ended with them rolling on the ground while hanging on to a cyclone players foot. Towards the end of the game I started wondering if they were trying to twist an ankle. Did anybody else pick up on this? I am going to start watching for this during the rest of our games. This seems pretty dirty if it was intentional.



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    Re: Tackling by Tulsa

    Its called a gator roll..pretty common on all levels of football



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    Re: Tackling by Tulsa

    On Broomfield's pick that offensive lineman went right for AJ Klein's knees. It got a little chippy as soon as the outcome was secure.



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    Re: Tackling by Tulsa

    Yeah, if all you got is their foot, what else are you going to do?



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    Re: Tackling by Tulsa

    It's called grab on for dear life and do anything to bring them down. My short and very underwhelming high school career consisted several of these since I was over matched athletically.



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    Re: Tackling by Tulsa

    They looked like my Jr. High team tackling out there.


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