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Athlete of the year? Vince Young

From his all-time great Rose Bowl performance to his stunning turnaround of the Titans, no athlete accomplished more in 2006 than Vince Young.

Updated: January 1, 2007, 11:04 AM ET
By Bomani Jones | Page 2

This year, Vince Young's life has been all about the Rose Bowl.

Not just because of what he accomplished there, but because his 2006 has been a lot like that game. He jumped out to an early lead, was jerked back to earth around halftime, but he hit the homestretch in stride and, against nearly every expert prediction, emerged as the biggest winner of the year.

The Rose Bowl is the prettiest feather in Young's cap, but it's just part of the story of Young's 2006. It's a tale of triumph, ...

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