Originally Posted by Playoffs
My opinion is Arian focuses on slipping "big" hits to protect his body so he can live to play next week & into the playoffs. I think it's a skill that maximizes his usefulness to the team.
I concur. I never saw Barry Sanders take any crushing hits, and Marvin Harrison
was notorious for getting his yards and getting down/out of bounds. Arian
knows he's gonna be the bellcow, and he's smart to protect himself AND
help the team win.