Readers say Titans' Johnson will win another rushing title

Posted Oct. 28, 2010 @ 3:25 a.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Titans RB Chris Johnson will win a second consecutive rushing crown. That's the opinion of ProFootballWeekly.com readers who participated in a just-concluded poll.

Johnson, who rushed for 2,006 yards last season, received 1,263 of 5,382 votes cast (23.5 percent), edging the Vikings' Adrian Peterson (1,140 votes) and the Texans' Arian Foster (1,054).

Johnson is currently fifth in the league in rushing yards per game (94.6), far behind his 2009 pace of 125.4 per game. Peterson leads the league with 114 yards per game, and Foster is third at 105.8.

The Rams' Steven Jackson was a distant fourth with 350 votes in the 12-man field, followed by the Giants' Ahmad Bradshaw with 323.

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