According to Emmitt Smith - making the Pro Football Hall of Fame was something which was definitely going to happen, it only was a matter of time. It was preordained. Teammates said Smith came into the Dallas lockerroom as a 5-9 scatback from Florida saying to the ones who would listen, that his goal was to be the all-time leading rusher in the history of the National Football League.
When the Sulphur Springs Wildcats put on their pads for the first time Friday morning, the heat index wasn't the only thing that went up. So did the intensity.
The Wildcats suited up in full pads for the first time Friday, and then went through an hour-long intrasquad scrimmage with both the junior varsity and varsity.