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Rush to the Top
Peter King
September 30, 1996
How the upstart Vikings blitzed the Pack, Manning's draft options, Mouthy George slapped with suspension
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September 30, 1996

Rush To The Top

How the upstart Vikings blitzed the Pack, Manning's draft options, Mouthy George slapped with suspension

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With their running game sputtering heading into Sunday's game in New Orleans, the Cardinals turned to Johnson, the NCAA rushing champion as a senior at Northern Illinois in '93. Johnson darted through cracks in the Saints' line for 214 yards, including fourth-quarter touchdown runs of 56 and 70 yards, in a 28-14 Arizona win. Not bad for a player who during an injury-plagued first two years rushed for 97 yards.

The End Zone
Cleveland Stadium memorabilia will be auctioned before the facility is torn down in November. Among the items up for bid is the commode from Art Modell's old office.

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