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The Wrecking Yard
As they limp into the sunset, retired NFL players struggle with the game's grim legacy: a lifetime of disability and pain
Hitting a Wall of Steel
You beat the Houston Oilers 27-13 for the AFC championship, and you held Earl Campbell to 15 yards on 17 carries, and now you're in Super Bowl XIV.
Hell on Wheels
Having mastered The System, Dallas' Tony Dorsett is speeding to the finest season he has had since turning pro
The Roots Of Greatness
Motivated by the preachings of a noble mama and propelled by his mighty legs, Earl Campbell has left plank-shack poverty far behind. But the man who was the NFL rushing leader as a rookie never forgets to look back
ANOTHER CAMPBELL MAY BE COMING
The lone jogger looks something like Earl Campbell, the great Texas running back for whom Phillips traded four draft picks and a player in 1978—the instant pro ...
LeBron vs. Jordan
We of the "Jordan is the greatest" generation decided Scottie Pippen doesn't know what he's talking about. LeBron better than MJ? What?
THE OILERS HIT A GUSHER
His name is Earl Campbell, and what the Longhorn from Tyler, Texas has given the Earl-ers, as they are now called around Houston, is a ...
Now Everyone Believes Him
It took a near-fatal stroke to convince doubters that Houston's J.R. Richard wasn't faking when he complained of arm troubles
PITTSBURGH MADE THEM FACE THE MUSIC
... the game with an injury and stopping Earl Campbell cold in a 38-7 romp ... like Dan Pastorini, shuts down All-Pro runners like Earl Campbell.
DOWN AND OUT CAN BE UPSETTING
So unknown is McEachern that when Aune went down, star Running Back Earl Campbell stood on the field wondering. "Golly, who's gonna ...