Originally Posted by silvrhand
We are a scheme team, we don't need a #1 running back to make this work, this has been proven time and time again with the zone blocking scheme. Some RB's can run this, some can't, find another one that can and give him 1200 yards and call it a day.
Exactly. To add to your point, only twice has the team with the league's top running attack won the Super Bowl, the 72 Dolphins and the 85 Bears. And even more so, only 2 players have won the super bowl in years that they led the league in rushing, Emmitt Smith in 92/93/95 and Terrell Davis in 98.