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Herman Kozik Tig looked at the damage to Kozik's face and laughed wildly, “ You enjoy your make .. You'd had a flirty relationship with him for a while now. Alexander "Tig" Trager is a fictional character on the FX television series Sons of Anarchy, He has at times had a strained relationship with then Vice President, Jax Teller, .. Despite their dislike for each other Tig and Kozik are able to work together, and they successfully kill a possible snitch as a favor for the Mayans MC . I know it had something to do with that German shepherd that Tig has a picture Presumably Kozik, either directly or indirectly, caused the death of the dog. . After seeing his relationship with Venus, it's completely plausible.
Close to the end of "Service," Tig tells Clay that Gemma just needs to know her husband still wants her. In the episode "The Culling", Tig is shown to have a bad relationship with a member of the Tacoma chapter of the Sons of Anarchy. During the big fight at the end of the episode, he again showed his crazy side when he bit a member of A.
Weston's gang on the face. Sons of Anarchy season 3 To start season three, Tig has accompanied Gemma while she is on the run from the law. He escorts her to her dementia-addled father's home. While there Tig has sex with the father's live-in caretaker, during which the man's dementia causes him to shoot Tig in the shoulder with a rifle, injuring but not killing him.
Everyone accepts Happy, but because of Tig's vote Kozik can't transfer. This results in a fight between Tig and Kozik.
Tig Trager - Wikipedia
Despite their dislike for each other Tig and Kozik are able to work together, and they successfully kill a possible snitch as a favor for the Mayans MC. When Gemma escapes from police custody, Tig openly volunteers to not go to Belfast, so he can create a distraction for the police by having them chase him across county lines in a Teller-Morrow tow truck so that the rest of SAMCRO can get to the airport.
Tig is caught and imprisoned for his stunt, but Tara bails him out of county jail. Wayne Unser tells Tig that his driver's license will be suspended for two years, which may be good for Kozik since a member can't vote if he can't ride for any reason. But he shows poor judgment when he leaves an untested prospect to protect one of the club's most loyal supporters, Lumpy. Kozik says, in the next episode, that one of them is going to end up killed with Tig in charge. Despite the hate between them they appear to grow closer.
Tig follows his play, because there was no other option. Alveraz agrees to play dead for a day, but they still need to get the money. When Stahl and Unser offer to help the club find Tara, Tig is less than willing to accept, because of law enforcement's dragging their feet to find Abel.
But Tig accepts their help because they need the money to get Tara. When ATF gives the ransom money Tig, following orders from Salazar, puts it into a trash can in the park.
Kids on bicycles see this and decide to steal it. Tig and one of the undercover ATF agents chase them down, Salazar spots the agent and drives on when he realizes law enforcement is there. Stahl blames Tig and Kozik tries to explain to her that Tig was only protecting the drop. Stahl still says it is Tig's fault things went wrong and Tig tries to attack her, but the SOA brothers stop him and calm him down.
When the rest of the club gets back from Belfast they begin to look for Tara, and Tig and Kozik are seen acting friendly with each other.
After Tara is safe, the club sits down to discuss a new business opportunity with the IRA. But because the most of SAMCRO is going to have to go to prison for the federal gun charges during one of their attack on Zobelle, they have to vote to allow members to transfer.
Since some members will have to be voted in after they are in jail, they need to vote one in right then and there and it has to be Kozik. Tig still can't find it in himself to get past their bad relationship. It is revealed that the root of conflict is a dog named Missy. In the season finale, Tig is at a big celebration breakfast at the clubhouse. The club is trying to find a way to get their hands on Jimmy. Chuck gives the club boxes of counterfeit money.
Tig is so happy about that he offers to lend Chuck his hand to masturbate. But they go on a chase after the Russians realize the money is fake. After they take Jimmy back to the garage, ATF arrives and takes him into custody.
It is then revealed that Jax has made a deal with Stahl. Tig shows great disgust to learn of the deal, and once the club is in a van to be taken to jail, Tig and the rest of SAMCRO give Jax a look of hatred and betrayal; but it is discovered that this was all an act and the deal was a trap orchestrated by the club to kill Stahl and Jimmy. When it is complete the club laughs out of happiness for the end result. Sons of Anarchy season 4 Throughout season 4, Tig feels as if Clay doesn't trust him, as Clay never wants Tig by him on runs.
He eventually confronts Clay with the fact that he has been shutting out the club and making decisions without their approval.
However, that night when Clay is gunned down by Opie, the members are told it was done by two black men. Tig, feeling remorse for turning his back on his brother, takes responsibility for what happened and seeks Laroy of the Niners for retaliation. In a nervous frenzy, he runs down Laroy as he is having dinner outside of a restaurant. Tig misses Laroy, and instead hits Leroy's date who happens to be the daughter of the most dangerous gangster in town, Damon Pope.
Tig is then tailed by the Niners and Laroy, until the SOA meet up with him on the highway and escape. Tig is seen in the finale sitting at Clay's hospital bedside, as he continues to feel remorse for what happened.
At the end of the finale, when Jax steps in as president of the club, Jax appoints Chibs as Sergeant-at-Arms. While Tig hoped to be reinstated as Sergeant-at-Arms, and is visibly upset by this, he accepts Jax's decision. The truck is flipped over and ends up being unsalvageable, but luckily the guns are saved, as is Phil, who was driving. The night after the meet with Pope's associate and after being reassured that any beef between the gang and SAMCRO was settled Tig gets a phone call about his daughter Dawn.
He is informed that she was stopped on DUI charges in Oakland, but will be released if her father picks her up. Upon arriving in the same train yard where Pope was previously revealed to be hiding the dead body of Niner leader, Laroy, Tig realizes that he was set up. The police officer, actually a corrupt cop with Oakland PD, cuffs Tig to a pipe, giving him a few feet of chain so as to move relatively freely.
When Pope shows up, he reveals that he learned Tig was driving the car that killed his daughter at the cafe. Pope then has his associates open up the oil pit, revealing Tig's daughter Dawn is lying in the pit, unconscious. Pope's men begin pouring gasoline over the bodies in the pit, causing Dawn to wake up. She starts crying, "Daddy", as Tig tugs and pulls at his chain, screaming to be released and for Pope to kill him instead.
Pope turns to Tig and says, "Know my pain, Mr. Trager", as he throws his cigar, lighting the pit on fire. Tig is forced to listen and watch his daughter burn to death. When the fire is out, Pope leaves Tig and the corrupt cop behind to wait for a "cleaner" to come and sanitize the crime scene, after which the corrupt cop is supposed to take Tig to the police station.
Before he leaves, however, Pope warns Tig not to mention anything about the incident to anyone lest he wants his other daughter to suffer, as well. When the "cleaner" arrives and enters the pit to begin disposing of the evidence, and the corrupt officer is distracted, Tig manages to manipulate his chained wrists from behind his back to his front. Tig disables the corrupt cop with a quick, unexpected blow.
He uses his chains to garrote the officer, then uses the officer's sidearm to shoot the "cleaner" to death. The last that is seen of Tig in the premiere episode is him sobbing at the sight of his daughter's body. Tig is later found by Jax, Chibs, and Bobby. They go to find Fawn to protect her from Pope. Following an altercation with a black man Tig believes is raping her, Tig reveals what happened to Dawn.
Fawn states that she hates him, but Jax convinces her boyfriend to get her out of town. The three of them are later arrested when witnesses, bought by Pope, identify Tig in Veronica Pope's murder and Jax and Chibs in the highway shooting of one of the Niners. Opie meets them at the clubhouse and assaults Roosevelt so he can accompany them.
While the SOA's relationship with the Galindo cartel gives them protection from the black prison population, Jax later meets with Pope, who demands a dead Son for the cop and Niner they killed. Tig volunteers himself, but Jax reveals that Pope wants him to stay inside prison, forever. Opie then punches the guard and is put into "the box" to fight to the death. The other three Sons watch as he is overwhelmed and beaten to death. Jax later tells Tig he talked to Pope and he is coming out with them.
When Tig thanks Jax, he replies that now Tig must always back his deals and vote with him, and Tig gives his word that he will.
He is shown to have been good to his word voting in Pope's offer to help them mule their cocaine and the Club entering the "escort business" with Nero Padilla. In "To Thine Own Self" Clay meets with Tig telling him he missed having him at his side and will always have a spot open for him. Tig refuses stating that Clay broke up their friendship and leaves.
When Jax reveal a new deal allowing the Club to leave the cartel by delegating the muling and gun-running to the Mayans and Triads respectively, Tig votes yes and is shown to have a new level of respect and admiration for Jax.
In the season finale, Jax takes Tig to a garage in the middle of nowhere to allow Pope to murder him per their deal. After Pope takes Tig inside to avoid any noise, Jax pulls out a silenced pistol and shoots Pope's men before cornering Pope in the garage.
Jax then hands Tig the gun and tells him to "kill the man who burned your kid alive". Pope warns them about what would happen to whoever kills him, but regardless Tig executes him with two bullets to the head and gets his revenge for Dawn's death.
Jax then reveals the gun they used is Clay's and he will be framed for the murder. Right after this, Tig breaks down crying in Jax's arms, realizing that killing Pope was not going to bring his daughter back. Tig is last seen at the clubhouse with his dog, laughing and in peace of mind. He is one of the Sons who helps shut down a torture porn studio. When he returns to cut the director loose, he threatens to put Tig's daughter in one of his movies, Tig loses his temper and drowns him in a tub of urine.
At the end of the episode, he later drops the body in a cage into a bay. Afterwards, he goes to Jax's house to watch over Thomas. He remains a possible loose end as August tells Jax that once Clay is killed he needs to deliver Trager a deal he already backed out of once. After settling the beef with the director's brother, Tig is told by Jax to go back to the warehouse and wait for the prospects to pick him up.
At the end of the episode, he is met by August and his men. He would have known if anything was wrong with it the second he kicked it over. A way of letting his club and family survive.Tribute to Kozik from Sons of Anarchy
When Jury reached for and grabbed it, Jax killed him with a single shot to the head. He follows Jury in patching over into a Sons of Anarchy chapter. Gaines is voted in as the charter's President after Jury is killed. Mickey is then voted in as Gaines' new VP. Lenny "The Pimp" Janowitzwho is serving a life sentence and speaks through a voicebox, is the only First 9 member still alive.
John Teller died in a motorcycle accident in purportedly caused by Clay Morrow 's having sabotaged J. Although hesitant at times, he is a quick reactor. An example includes him being hesitant to run the police off the road to prevent them from hauling off SAMCRO, but after Gemma jumped on the accelerator and ran them off the road, Luther jumped out and started firing rapidly. The rest of his body was discovered in the back of a truck by the Sons of Anarchy and the Mayansand his body was sent back to his club in Tucson, along with his head.
Benny[ edit ] Benny Rolando Molinathe Sergeant-at-Arms for the Tucson chapter, was kicked out with vice president Huff for blackmailing a fellow member, Reggieand murdering another member in order to cover up a non-club-sanctioned meth cook shop. Huff[ edit ] Huff Brian Goodmanthe vice president of the Tucson chapter, was kicked out for blackmailing a fellow member, Reggieand murdering another member in order to cover up a non-club-sanctioned meth cook shop.
Huff used this information to blackmail Reggie in order to cover up a non-club-sanctioned meth cook shop and the murder of another member, who happened to be Reggie's sponsor.
Another yet-to-be-named member has also appeared, played by Burton Perez. Additional chapters and members[ edit ] The yet-to-be-named president of the Oregon chapter Joe Rose has made one appearance, as have Reno chapter members Montez Jacob Vargas and West Douglas Bennetand a yet-to-be-named nomad member Eric "Mancow" Muller.
Wendy intentionally became pregnant in hopes of it would keep Jax with her.
She is a drug addict who used methamphetamine  during her pregnancy, which nearly killed Abel, who was born 10 weeks premature with a hereditary heart malfunction and a defect in his abdominal wall gastroschisis. She and Opie begin to grow close from the time they meet. A single parent like Opie, she helps him with his children and marries him in the first episode of Season 4. After Opie's death, she continues to raise his children and goes on to run Red Woody in Season 7.
Fiona first appears at Chibs' bedside when he is hospitalized after nearly being killed by a car bomb. Precious Ryan Eileen Grubba is Bobby's ex-wife and mother of his son. After leaving her abusive husband and burning down their condo, she aligns herself with the Devil's Tribe.
She becomes Liam's lover in Ireland. She moved away from Charming, leaving Opie with Piney and then filed for divorce. However, she returns to temporarily look after her grandchildren when Opie is arrested.
She consoles the distraught Opie after Donna's murder. A Machiavellian schemer and expert in psychological manipulationGemma was the wife of Clay Morrowthe widow of John Teller and mother of Jax Teller. In Season 5, Jax and Tara become husband and wife.