Tuesday, November 9, 2010
Jerod Mayo & Clayton Weishuhn
By Mike Reiss
Linebacker Jerod Mayo has been with the Patriots since 2008. Clayton Weishuhn played for the team from 1982-86.
The two have been mentioned in the same sentence on a weekly basis this season, as Mayo continues to rack up tackles. According to coaches' tabulations, Mayo has 103 tackles on the season, which puts him on pace for a career high 206.
The 206 tackles would be the most for a Patriots player since Weishuhn had 229 tackles in 1983.
A look at the Patriots' tackle leaderboard at the midpoint of the season: