Originally Posted by Catch-22
Emmitt himself said that Barry Sanders and Walter Payton were better runners "by far"
If the debate is who is the better runner then Barry wins and what Emmitt said is correct.
If the debate is who is the better RB then Emmitt wins.
Who was the better passer Dan Marino or Joe Montana? Dan Marino was the better passer.
Who was the better QB? Joe Montana.
Two different questions two different answers.