Addai helps Colts run past Bears

Joseph Addai ran the ball well. He led the Colts in receptions. And the rookie is a big reason the Colts are Super Bowl champs, writes John Clayton.

Originally Published: February 4, 2007
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

MIAMI -- On Thursday, rookie halfback Joseph Addai, known for his humble demeanor, unveiled a T-shirt that said "Not An Average Joe."

Addai proved he was no average rookie by rushing for 77 yards and catching 10 passes for 66 in the Indianapolis Colts' 29-17 Super Bowl victory over the Chicago Bears on Sunday night. During the hype of Super Bowl XLI, the national media made a big deal about the one-two punch of Bears halfbacks Thomas Jones and Cedric Benson. The Addai-Dominic ...

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