MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — For Miami Dolphins linebacker Jerome Baker, chasing down Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes for a 30-yard sack late in the first quarter had to be the best game of tag of his life.
Yes, a 30-yard sack.
It was third-and-12 and the Dolphins showed blitz, but only brought four rushers. Emmanuel Ogbah got some initial pressure, forcing Mahomes to retreat back toward his end zone, and Baker chased him down.
.@Lastname_Baker‘s MOMMA GOING NUTS!
— Miami Dolphins (@MiamiDolphins) December 13, 2020
Baker’s 30-yard sack of Mahomes marks the second-most yards lost on a sack in the past 20 seasons, per ESPN Stats & Information. Ryan Tannehill, while playing for the Dolphins in 2015, lost 38 yards on a sack in a game against Washington after he fumbled and the ball rolled backwards. Mahomes is the first player to lose…