About Jessie Tuggle

Jessie Tuggle was a great linebacker who played for the Atlanta Falcons and the Valdosta State Blazers (in Georgia).

In his pro career, Tuggle was named to several Pro Bowl appearances, and was considered one of the best defensive players of his time. He was particularly outstanding as a tackler, though not known particularly for sacking the QB or intercepting passes.

We haven’t found a highlight video of Jesse’s great plays, but here’s an interview: