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The perfect fit for L.A. would be the St. Louis Rams. I really believe that. I know their stadium deal is about expired, or it…
Running is so natural to me. When I was running track, people used to ask me, ‘When are you gonna start running hard?’ The wind…
In the NFL they talk about ‘contracts,’ but it’s not really a contract, it’s a one year agreement. If you have a 10 year contract,…
I’ve stayed buddies with my old buddy Jackie Slater. I talk to Jackie Slater. I play golf with Marcus Allen a lot. I play golf…
I was raised by my great-great aunt. I was adopted within our family. My mother had me when she was, I think, 15, 16. They…
I don’t love football the way I once loved the game. I don’t look at it as fun anymore, and it definitely used to be…
When you look at guys who get recruited, most of the best athletes, they come from poor families. I don’t forget. I was a junior…
In the NFL, you have a short shelf life. As a running back, if you’re the first pick, and you’re NFL life expectancy is only…
When they have their hands on their knees, that’s when they’re tired.
Them sportswriters don’t even know how to put uniforms on, most of ’em.
She told me I wasn’t playing for the coach, I was playing for myself.
Playing the running back position, your legs, that’s your living, that’s how you make your living. You have to have great thighs, knees, everything.
Most of the hits I take come on top of the shoulder pads.
I’d love to be in the Hall of Fame one day and win Super Bowl rings, or even one… and stay healthy.
I run upright mostly when I see daylight, so if you watch film you’ll see I don’t get hit in the chest much.
I love being single. I can come and go as I please and stay out as late as I want to.
I don’t give players a chance to hit me.
I believe if I stay tall and run up high, I can see better.
Anything will worry me. I may not get a check for the light bill off in time and I just get to worrying. I’m a…
I think I’m proudest of making my parents proud.
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