Originally Posted by __V__
So can I call Rodney Thomas the next Walter Payton since he rushed for a 1000 yards his rookie season?
Actually, Payton didn't rush for 1000 in his 1st year. So you could have made a case for Rodney becoming the next Sweetness back in '95 (947 yards rushing). For all I know you did.
If a guy thinks he can make a case for DD becoming the next Emmitt Smith, let him call his shot. No harm, no foul.