Tag Archives: Adrian Peterson

Somewhat Serious Question: Is Peyton Hillis a Top 3 Running Back in the NFL right now?

November 29, 2010

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Define “right now” however you like, but, if only during the very moment “The Other Peyton” was bulldozing Charles Godfrey for his 3rd rushing touchdown (of the half),  I think the answer might be a resounding “yes.”

If nothing else, as Torry Holt alluded to during his brilliant color work for Fox’s Panthers-Browns broadcast, Peyton’s certainly the best back in the league that grew up wrestling wild hogs.

That’s right, America. Wild hogs. Peyton Hillis wrestled them. I’m guessing Peyton Hillis won, too.

Merciless punishing of livestock and unassuming defensive backs aside, however, is this former Arkansas Razorback really amongst the NFL’s elite at his position?   Top 5? Top 3? Hell, maybe even Top 2?

It’s certainly reasonable to suggest as much, and Frump offers some interesting statistical tidbits to stoke up the debate…after the jump.

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Frump Day Links: 3-10-2010

March 10, 2010

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Rabbits humping, next 10 miles Just what we need, more “U” fans… (No Guts, No Glory)

A comprehensive look at U.S. Soccer’s injury woes leading up to the World Cup (Rumors and Rants)

Is Tiger really any worse than Ali? (Sports by Brooks)

ADP and LT2 in the same backfield?  It’s a possibility (NFL News & Rumors)

Shay “Ave” Maria has something(s) to show you (Holy Taco)

Michael Jordan is soliciting landscaping advice? (Busted Coverage)

Is Robert DeNiro taking on the role of Vince Lombardi a good thing (Tirico Suave)

An interesting look at the “myth” of the regular season conference championship (Yet Another N.C. State Sports Blog)

A grouchy Oscars recap (Prose & Cons)

Leighton Meester shows off her thighs (Sharapova’s Thigh)

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