ROBERT MAYER, Sun Sentinel
November 1, 1997
James was arguably the NFLs top running back during the 2000s. He teamed with Peyton Manning and Marvin Harrison to give the Indianapolis Colts one of the leagues most potent offenses. Great moment: Rushed for 299 yards and three touchdowns on 39 carries in UMs 49-45 upset of UCLA in 1998. The victory knocked the Bruins out of the national-title game.