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Old 09-10-2019, 11:33 PM
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Originally Posted by kenobi 65 View Post
He was a freakishly talented athlete, capable of astonishing feats, even if his stats didn't necessarily reflect that greatness -- though his ridiculous yards-per-carry number in the NFL does suggest it.

So, "all-time great" may not exactly be the right way to describe Jackson -- more accurately, he was one of the (if not *the*) most talented athletes of his generation.
I think thatís a really good way to put it.