MARATHON MAN: c. Offensive lineman Jackie Slater played for 20 seasons, all with the Rams. He was with Los Angeles from 1976 to '94 before moving with the team to St. Louis for the '95 season.
SPECIAL DELIVERY: Cris Carter's first Minnesota reception—a nine-yard catch against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers—was delivered by Rich Gannon, now with the Oakland Raiders.
THIS WEEK'S MATCHUP: 1.a; 2.c; 3.d; 4.b
ON THE RUN: Cunningham (4,928 rushing yards), Young (4,239 yards), Tarkenton (3,674 yards), Elway (3,407 yards)