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Gastineau, King of Sack

Updated: April 21, 2005, 11:07 AM ET
By Mike Puma | Special to ESPN.com

"Mark made the defensive end position a glamorous position. You didn't get a sack and go back to the huddle. You got up and did that Gastineau dance, the sack dance, the crazy man dance," says Giants defensive end Michael Strahan on ESPN Classic's SportsCentury series.

Mark Gastineau turned self-promotion into an art form with his dance ritual that accompanied quarterback sacks in the early 1980s. His antics played a large part in the NFL making such celebrations illegal in March ...

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