Featured, NFL NEWS

Formula For a Successful Redskins Season: Part 3 Of 4

Published by on May 15, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NFL

In his first two seasons as an NFL RB with the Denver Broncos, Clinton Portis averaged 5.5 YPA (yards per attempt) and 280 attempts per campaign, statistics that allowed him to be discussed in the same breath as Barry Sanders and Eric Dickerson.

Since his arrival in Washington, Portis has averaged (in a full season) 340 attempts and 4.1 YPA.  Many in the Redskins organization would argue that a difference in philosophy (than the Broncos) explains the dramatic decline in his average rush yards per attempt. 

In other words, they are saying this is why we’re unable to achieve the same success with Portis that the Broncos accomplished.

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - NFL
Article is property of BleacherReport.com

Readers Rating:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading ... Loading ...
Popularity:
411 views
Comments:
None
Toolbar:
Print This Post Print This Post add your comment add this to delicious add this to digg share this on facebook Stumble this item
Hockey Tickets