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March 01, 2004
Jarrett Payton had Sweetness on his mind at the NFL combine in Indianapolis on Sunday (page 60). After working out, the former Miami running back unfurled a jersey that had belonged to his late father, Bears running back Walter Payton. Jarrett, who may go late in the draft, carries the jersey—which Walter wore in his final game, a playoff loss to the Redskins in 1987—everywhere he goes.
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March 01, 2004

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Jarrett Payton had Sweetness on his mind at the NFL combine in Indianapolis on Sunday (page 60). After working out, the former Miami running back unfurled a jersey that had belonged to his late father, Bears running back Walter Payton. Jarrett, who may go late in the draft, carries the jersey—which Walter wore in his final game, a playoff loss to the Redskins in 1987—everywhere he goes.

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