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Sport 12 RBs make NFL’s All-Time Team, including Brown, Payton

05:50  23 november  2019
05:50  23 november  2019 Source:   ap.org

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Jim Brown and Walter Payton are unanimous choices at running back for the NFL ' s All - Time Team . As part of its celebration of its centennial season, the league announced the first portion of the squad Friday night. A 26-member panel is selecting the team . Also chosen were two coaches, Paul Brown

Jim Brown and Walter Payton were among 12 running backs to make the NFL ' s All - Time Team . Joining Brown and Payton in the backfield are fellow Hall of Famers Emmitt Smith, the career rushing leader; Marion Motley; Barry Sanders; Steve Van Buren; Gale Sayers; Earl Campbell; Lenny Moore

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Jim Brown and Walter Payton are unanimous choices at running back for the NFL’s All-Time Team.

As part of its celebration of its centennial season, the league announced Friday night the first portion of the squad. A 26-member panel is selecting the team.

Also chosen were two coaches, Paul Brown and Bill Belichick. Eight more coaches will be selected over the next month.

Joining Brown and Payton in the backfield are fellow Hall of Famers Emmitt Smith, the career rushing leader; Marion Motley; Barry Sanders; Steve Van Buren; Gale Sayers; Earl Campbell; Lenny Moore; O.J. Simpson; Eric Dickerson; and Dutch Clark.

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Payton , Brown among 12 RBs on All - Time Team . Clowney will meet the team in Philadelphia and will be a game-time decision, according to Carroll. "Just checking him out, making sure he' s OK." Clowney missed practice Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

“It is cool to be with the legend himself,” Smith said of joining Brown on the squad. “The man who inspired so many other players to come from behind him. He paved the way for many of us, his passing the torch to Walter and so many others. He set the standard pretty high.”

One hundred players will make the team.

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