Johnson relishes becoming Chiefs' regular starting TB

With Larry Johnson projected to be the Chiefs' starting TB next season, teammates have exceedingly high expectations for him.

Updated: February 10, 2006, 11:26 AM ET
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

HONOLULU -- The first player to rush for 2,000 yards in an NFL season, way back in 1973, was a guy nicknamed O.J.

So could a tailback whose shorthand moniker is L.J. become the first player in NFL history to run for 2,500 yards in a season, a mind-boggling number that might be too impractical to expect from any human being? According to some of Larry Johnson's blockers, here for the Pro Bowl game on Sunday evening, the Kansas City tailback might just be the guy to perform the unthinkable ...

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