Originally posted on Fox Sports Tennessee  |  By GREG POGUE  |  Last updated 8/6/13
NASHVILLE, Tenn. Seven different NFL running backs have eclipsed 2,000 rushing yards in a season, including Minnesota's Adrian Peterson last year. The previous six including the Titans' Chris Johnson never reached that milestone again, leaving Peterson and Johnson as the only active players with a chance to make history by achieving the feat twice. At the beginning of every season since his 2,000-yard campaign of '09, Johnson receives the obligatory queries about whether he can do it again. "Every year, my goal is to rush for 2,000 yards," the sixth-year back said matter-of-factly following Mondays training camp session at Saint Thomas Sports Park."I already did it once," he added, "so I really cant go back and lower my standards to lower than that." But has joining the likes of Peterson (2,097 yards in 2012), Eric Dickerson (2,105 in 1984), Jamal Lewis (2,066 in 2003), Barry Sanders (2,053 in 1997), Terrell Davis (2,008 in 1998) and O.J. Simpson (2,003 in 1973) become an a...
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