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It's one thing to sim the sounds and thrills of an NFL stadium, but how do you bring the soul of the streets to a video game? We sent Matt Wong find out how the folks at NFL Street got it done.

Updated: January 26, 2004, 1:04 PM ET
By Matt Wong | ESPN.com

Before the dreads, before the rushing records, before his biceps were massive and full of ink, Ricky Williams was playing football like any other kid -- whenever and wherever.

He'd line up wide, like most everybody else back when football was one quarterback and 10 receivers, and eventually snagged the nickname Little Tim Brown, back when Tim Brown was Tim Brown and had a whole lotta game.

Street ball was a proving ground for Ricky.

"When I was young, we ...

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