If Reggie Bush has 27 receiving yards in today’s season finale at Minnesota, he and Joique Bell would accomplish something no other running back tandem in NFL history has done. They would both finish the season with at least 500 yards rushing and 500 yards receiving. Bell has been nothing short of a revelation this year with 619 rushing yards, 522 receiving yards and eight touchdowns. Bush has had fumbling issues, but otherwise he has electrified the Lions’ run game, gaining 974 rushing yards and 473 receiving yards with six touchdowns. “It’s pretty cool to set that benchmark, kind of, to be part of something like that, to be a part of history,” Bush said. “That’s pretty cool.
Lions running backs Reggie Bush, Joique Bell could set NFL benchmark today
Detroit Free Press | Dec 29