GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Randall Cobb is only 456 yards away from history. The Packers' talented second-year wide receiver, kick and punt returner has a realistic chance to become the NFL's single-season leader for all-purpose yards.
After a career-high 115 receiving yards in Sunday's win over the Chicago Bears, plus 37 kick-return yards, Cobb's season total for all-purpose yards is 2,241.
"There are so many great players who have come through (the NFL), and it's definitely an honor to be mentioned in those names, but I'm a championship guy," Cobb said. "I'm worried about a championship. Records can be broken, but you can't take championships away."
Last season, New Orleans' Darren Sproles broke the record for all-purpose yards that had been held by Derrick Mason for more than a decade. Sproles finished with 2,696 total yards, the biggest chunk of them (1,089) coming from kickoff returns. He added 710 receiving yards, 603 rushing ...