Cowboys' run to immortality complete

Smith joins Dorsett in Hall and cements Dallas' top standing among rushing tandems

Updated: February 7, 2010, 8:19 PM ET
By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Through the tears, hugs, handshakes and smiles from Saturday's busy day at the Pro Football Hall of Fame selection show, Emmitt Smith and Tony Dorsett could go down as the two greatest running backs to play for the same team in NFL history.

Smith, who was selected into the Hall on Saturday, combined with Dorsett to rush for 29,198 yards for the Cowboys. No other pair of running backs in any other team's history has even reached 23,000 yards.

Think about that. ...

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