On Wednesday, Nov. 21 at 8 p.m. ET on NFL Network, the tenth episode of this season’s “A Football Life” series premieres. This week’s episode is on Hall of Famer John Riggins, whose smash-mouth style of running the football earned him the nickname “The Diesel.”
Here’s a look back at a 2007 feature on the all-time leading rusher for the Washington Redskins. And, don’t forget to tune in Wednesday night to “A Football Life”, as we take an in-depth look at John Riggins’s unique personality and stellar career.