Today we revisit our podcast with the legendary Rams running back Eric Dickerson. Eric grew up in a small town and went from being the most highly touted high school recruit in the country in 1977 to being the second overall pick in the NFL Draft in 1983.
Eric opens up about the stories behind playing at SMU and their recruiting violations, as well as, splitting time in the backfield with Craig James as one part of the “Pony Express,” to his legendary NFL career with the Rams. Hear about his legendary 2,000+ yard season, the events that lead to his trade to the Colts, why it was so important for him to retire as a member of the Rams, Sean McVay’s influence on the team.
Listen to Eric’s compelling and inspiring stories of never quitting in the face of adversity right here on Legends Of Sport.