SAN ANTONIO -- Poised just one pedestrian season away from bumping Walter Payton from the top perch of the career rushing roll-call and claiming the NFL's most coveted record, Barry Sanders high-tailed it in the opposite direction.
The man legions deemed the best pure running back in league history
performed one of those jaw-dropping pirouettes days before the start of
training camp in 1999, spun out of the hole as he had done so many times
during a brilliant career and reversed ...
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