Posted December 08, 2011 on AP on Fox
C.J. Spiller never allowed himself to get down while spending much of the past two seasons biding his time on the Buffalo Bills' sideline. And once the second-year running back finally got his opportunity, there was no way he was going to blow it - even if it meant chasing down his own fumble in the end zone for a touchdown. ''It just goes to show, you never quit on the play,'' Spiller said, when reminded of how he capped a 35-yard touchdown run by scooping up the loose ball before sliding out of the end zone in a 23-17 loss to the Titans last weekend. ''I was happy I was able to recover it.'' Spiller's score was the longest run of his NFL career, though it wasn't executed anywhere near how the Bills drew it up. Then again, very little of Spiller's career path has been conventional, and he's just beginning to show glimpses of the dynamic potential that was evident during his prolific four-year career at Clemson. Despite being ...
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