By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Move over, James Harrison, the Steelers now have a new single-season record-holder for sacks.READ MORE: Zach Banner: Steelers Offensive Lineman Gets Engaged On Mount Washington
In the third quarter of the Steelers vs. Titans matchup, TJ Watt got to quarterback Ryan Tannehill once again for his 17th sack of the season.
Despite missing two games this season, Watt still leads the league in sacks.READ MORE: Mike Tomlin Welcomes Avery Williamson; Pine-Richland Star Ben DiNucci May Start Against Steelers
In the 2008 season, Harrison recorded 16 sacks to set the single-season record for the Steelers.
Now, in 2021, TJ Watt holds the record.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Steelers To Allow About 5,500 Fans At Heinz Field Against Philadelphia Eagles
Watt also sits third on the list for single-season sacks, recording 15 in the 2020 season.