Lions running back Barry Sanders (20) is carried off the field by teammates Larry Tharpe, left, and Kevin Glover, right, following their 13-10 win over the New York Jets Sunday, Dec. 21, 1997, in Pontiac, Mich. Sanders became only the third player in NFL history to rush for 2,000 yards in a season, running for 184 yards and the winning touchdown.
Lions running back Barry Sanders (20) is carried off the field by teammates Larry Tharpe, left, and Kevin Glover, right, following their 13-10 win over the New York Jets Sunday, Dec. 21, 1997, in Pontiac, Mich. Sanders became only the third player in NFL history to rush for 2,000 yards in a season, running for 184 yards and the winning touchdown. JEFF KOWALSKY AP
Lions running back Barry Sanders (20) is carried off the field by teammates Larry Tharpe, left, and Kevin Glover, right, following their 13-10 win over the New York Jets Sunday, Dec. 21, 1997, in Pontiac, Mich. Sanders became only the third player in NFL history to rush for 2,000 yards in a season, running for 184 yards and the winning touchdown. JEFF KOWALSKY AP

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