Clinton Portis Will Be Back In 2010…With a Vengeance

May 31, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

In 2009, star Redskins HB Clinton Portis had a highly disappointing season. The star Redskins HB ran for barely over 400 yards. The Skins had a disaster 5-11 season, and many people were convinced Portis was becoming too old and banged up to remain a starting half back. I am not one of those people.
This is not an unfamiliar situation for Clinton Portis. In 2004, the year Portis was traded from the Broncos to the Redskins, Portis had a terrible year. He only ran for 5 TD's. People like you were wondering if Portis was too "banged up" and "overrated" to be a factor anymore. The next season, Portis had 11 TD's and took the Skins to the playoffs with a 10-6 record. In 2006, Portis had an even worse year. He ran for only 523 rushing yards and 7 TD's. The next year, Portis runs for 1,262 yards and 11 TD's.
What I don't understand is why people keep saying he is "too old". He is only 29! In the NFL Street game that I own, he is a rookie! As long as you are below your 3...

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