Dan Connolly, a 315-pound offensive lineman on the Patriots, ran a kickoff late in the first half back 71-yards to set up a touchdown. On a record-setting day when DeSean Jackson had the NFL’s first “walk-off” punt return touchdown, Connolly has unofficially set a record for longest kickoff return in NFL history by anyone over 300 pounds. [vid via @Jose3030]
Filthy ankle breakers.
Everyone loves him.
Even with Jackson’s new contract, that’s a hefty chunk of change.
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