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Eaton's day 'a little surprising'

Updated: June 23, 2012, 10:59 AM ET
By Luke Cyphers

EUGENE, Ore. -- The best athletes in the world, and some of the best athletes in world history, could only shake their heads and smile in admiration. Ashton Eaton was that good at the U.S. Olympic trials Friday.

"Unbelievable," said reigning world triple jump champion Christian Taylor.

"The highlight for me," joked reigning decathlon world champion Trey Hardee.

"Phenomenal," said decathlon legend Bruce Jenner.

"A little surprising," said Eaton himself, ...

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