Originally Posted by gwallaia
My email from the Texans states that Earl Campbell will be on the field as Team Captain Saturday. Get ready for a HUGE standing ovation for the greatest Oiler ever.
I can't put it any better than that!
As for a slumping team "doing this to
him" I sincerely doubt Earl feels anything less than honored by this gesture. The man has always been one of the positive figures out there.
I imagine he is very honored and touched by what the Texans have bestowed on him.