Found September 27, 2012 on
I think an apology is in order before I kick this article off.
I am sorry Steven Jackson. You have spent your entire career playing for a woeful franchise. You have put up Hall of Fame numbers. You have been a first class citizen in the St. Louis community. You have been an outstanding teammate. You could have went to another franchise and maybe go for a ring, but you chose to end your career here in St. Louis.
Here is why I need to apologize ahead of time.
I think it may be time for Steven Jackson to take a back seat to the young rookie running back Daryl Richardson. Richardson brings fresh legs that are able to hit small holes which the St. Louis Rams very inexperienced offensive line can barely open up.
This young back can offer something that Jackson can’t offer anymore and that is versatility. He can catch the ball out of the back field and turn up field for big yards. Even though he is 5-10 and 192 pounds, this kid is not afraid to put his shoulder down and ...
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