Now Beckham is known for his open field tackling.
In the middle of a game, some idiot kid came out onto the field and attempted to evade security. I can’t be clear on what his full intent was, but he managed to skirt security for a number of seconds. But as he made his way toward Beckham, the international soccer star thought back to those NFL games he’s watched here in the states and wrapped him up like a free safety.
I must admit it was a little bit of a confidence shaker for yours truly. I played two years of glorious football in seventh and eighth grade and never made a tackle like that. Sure, I had my fair share of amazing football moments. I played offensive guard and let a record eight sacks get past me.
I once went out for a pass and had it hit me in the back, and my crowning achievement was finally...
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