Chris Clemons (football, defensive end)

Jaguars' Sen'Derrick Marks talks about his $600,000 sack

Jaguars' Sen'Derrick Marks talks about his $600,000 sack

Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Sen'Derrick Marks sacked Titans quarterback Charlie Whitehurst to end Thursday night's victory for Jacksonville over Tennessee, 21-13. It also earned Marks a hearty $600,000 bonus.

In dramatic fashion, as a desperate Whitehurst looked for an open receiver with what would be the Titans' final play, he was grabbed by Jaguars defensive end Chris Clemons, but the 6-foot-3, 254-pounder couldn't hold on.

Marks, breaking through the middle of the Titans' offensive line, jumped Whitehurst, bringing him down as the final seconds of the game ticked off the clock. The tackle gave him 8.5 sacks and triggered a $600,000 contract escalator for...