Shaun's just happy to be a Skin

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Shaun Alexander might be just three years removed from being the NFL MVP, but the running back said he’s fine backing up league rushing leader Clinton Portis.

“It’s not going to be hard,” Alexander said. “It’s going to be easy. I told Clinton I want him to rush for 2,000 yards and hopefully do something special that we can all remember. And after that, I want our team to go to the Super Bowl and win it. I’ve been there and not won it.”

— David Elfin



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David Elfin

David Elfin

David Elfin has been following Washington-area sports teams since the late 1960s. David began his journalism career at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, the University of Pennsylvania (B.A., history) and Syracuse University (M.S., telecommunications). He wrote for the Bulletin (Philadelphia), the Post-Standard (Syracuse) and The Washington Post before coming to The Washington Times in 1986. He has covered colleges, the Orioles ...

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