Run Barry, Run
Signature Game Oct. 12, 1997 - Detroit Lions coach Bobby Ross was committed to running Barry Sanders. Tampa Bay committed its defense to stopping the star running back and in their previous meeting five weeks earlier the Bucs had held him to only 20 yards. Also, the game in Tampa was played on grass, where Sanders was supposedly suspect.
Sanders responded to the challenge by becoming the only player in NFL history to score two touchdowns on runs of at least 80 yards. In the first ...
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