Yardbarker draws a comparison between Ezekiel Elliot and Eric Dickerson's rookie years. Elliot is getting a lot of praise for his amazing season but Yardbarker says it isn't an unheard of rookie season.
The Eric Dickerson Shows airs every Monday 12-2pm.The Los Angeles Rams drafted Dickerson in 1983 and he went on to break the rookie rushing record with 1,808 yards. In 1984, his second season, Dickerson broke the NFL’s rushing record with 2,105 yards in one season—an achievement that still holds 32 years later. Dickerson went on to complete a legendary NFL career by being the fastest running back to reach 10,000 career-rushing yards. In 1999, Dickerson was inducted into the Professional Football Hall of Fame. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest running backs in NFL history and the greatest football player in Los Angeles history.