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Of the top 25 rushers in the history of the NFL, only about 4 were not drafted in the first round.

How many of those top 25 rushers have been drafted in the last 20 years?

Edgerrin James Adrian Peterson LaDainian Tomlinson Warrick Dunn Adrian Peterson Fred Taylor Steven Jackson Jamal lewis So 8 in the first round. 2 others in the second Frank Gore and Corey Dillon.

8 out of 25…  You go back to 2000 it’s only 4.  You go back to 2005 and it’s only 2. It’s a different era my man.

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