By Dan Jenkins
Reggie Bush’s NFL career never really stacked up to the success he found while playing college football for USC.READ MORE: Michigan Matters: Impacting Health & Well-Being Across Metro Region
That being said, the 31-year-old didn’t have a bad NFL career, but he never lived up to the Heisman Trophy-winning potential after he became a professional.
Bush spent his 11th NFL season with the Buffalo Bills this past year, barely seeing the field. Bush’s season was so bad, he did something that no non-quarterback player has done since the NFL-AFL merger.READ MORE: Detroit Police Department To Host Drive-Up Candy Stations On Oct. 31 At All Precincts
Bush rushed for -3 yards on 12 carries this season, making him the first non-quarterback to rush for negative yardage on 10 or more carries in a season in modern NFL history.Metro Detroit Woman Files Lawsuit Against Walmart, Says Discriminated Against By Managers
Until accounting for seven rushing yards on one carry against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night, Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate came close to joining Bush. Before Sunday, he had -3 rushing yards on nine carries.