Found February 06, 2012 on NY Post:
INDIANAPOLIS — For a while, Danny Woodhead, all 5-foot-8 of him, stood tall as an unlikely Super Bowl hero for the Patriots. The running back, who was discarded by the Jets last season and quickly signed by New England, had an expanded role last night in Super Bowl XLVI, scoring a...
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