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Forced Fumble

What does Forced Fumble Mean?

A forced fumble occurs when the ball carrier loses the football due to the force of a defensive player. This can be a result of being hit or of having the ball stripped by a defender.


Sporting Charts explains Forced Fumble

In the 2011 season, Terrell Suggs of the Baltimore Ravens was able to force seven league leading fumbles.

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