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At 7th October of 1984, Chicago Bears running back Walter Payton becomes the NFL’s all-...

*On this day:* *At 7th October of 1984, Chicago Bears running back Walter Payton becomes the NFL’s all-time rushing leader, breaking the record Cleveland’s Jim Brown set in 1965. In front of 53,752 people at Soldier Field, Payton carried the ball 154 yards and finished the game with a new career rushing record–12,400 yards, 88 more than Brown.* One of the greatest players in NFL history,...

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