Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 3/7/12

ST. LOUIS, MO - SEPTEMBER 03: Running back Jackie Battle #26 of the Kansas City Chiefs is tackled by cornerback Quincy Butler #36 of the St. Louis Rams during the third quarter of the preseason game at the Edward Jones Dome on September 3, 2009 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
On December 23rd, 2007, in a meaningless, diehards-only game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Detroit Lions, Jackie Battle received his first regular season carry in the NFL. It was a simple plunge up the middle, the ball’s placement on the Lions’ three-yard line allowing only one objective for Battle: score. Battle was met
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