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2. Thurman Thomas
One of the most dynamic offensive players in Football, Thurman Thomas was a superstar who incredibly led the National Football League in Yards from Scrimmage four years in a row, a feat almost as incredible his team making the Super Bowl four years in a row!
Thomas may not have a ring, but he does have a full trophy case.  The Running Back was the AP MVP and Offensive Player of the Year in 1991 and was a First Team All-Pro twice.  This was the engine that drove the potent no-huddle offense that terrorized opposing defenses.  It is safe to say that his Bills Rushing records will be intact for a long time to come!

The star rusher entered the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2007.

The Bullet Points

  • Position: Running Back
  • Acquired: Drafted in the 2nd Round, 40th Pick Overall, 4/24/88.
  • Departed: Signed as a Free Agent with the Miami Dolphins before the 2000 season.
  • Games Played: 173
  • Notable Statistics: 160 Games Started
    2,849 Rushing Attempts
    11,938 Rushing Yards
    65 Rushing Touchdowns
    456 Receptions
    4,341 Receiving Yards
    22 Receiving Touchdowns
    0 Pass Completions
    1 Pass Attempt
    136 Approximate Value
  • Major Accolades and Awards: AP MVP (1991)
    AP Offensive Player of the Year (1991)
    First Team All-Pro (1990 & 1991)
    Second Team All-Pro (1989, 1992  & 1993)
    Pro Bowl (1989, 1990, 1991, 1992 & 1993)
    Highest Approximate Value (1990)
    Most Rushing Yards per Attempt (1991)
    Most Yards From Scrimmage (1989, 1990, 1991 & 1992)
    Most All-Purpose Yards (1989, 1991 & 1992)
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