Atlanta Falcons Jerseys running back Devonta Freeman always respects other players around the league, but his respect for Denver pass-rusher Von Miller went up another level.
Leading into the Falcons-Broncos game Sunday, Miller used the term “legendary” to describe the type of player he saw in Freeman. Maybe Miller was being a little over the top — he did use the word again to describe Falcons left tackle Jake Matthews, his former college teammate — but Miller’s words still were impactful to Freeman.
“I feel like all the guys in the league respect cheap jersey wholesale each other,” Freeman said. “Some guys have their difficulties with each other, but a lot of guys understand what we’re all going through. We’re all going through the same things. We’re all grinding. We’re all working hard to try and feed our families.
“Von’s a vet. He’s a dog, a superstar. I hope my career goes on a sky rise like his, or Julio’s (Jones) or Matt’s (Ryan). Them, they’re just great guys. I feel like Von is one of the best at what he does. It’s all love and the utmost respect for that guy.”
Devonta Freeman Jerseys enters the game eighth in the league in rushing with 322 rushing yards on 55 carries with a touchdown. His 5.9 yards per carry are second-best in the league behind Cleveland’s Isaiah Crowell (6.5).
Miller and the Broncos rank 21st in the league against the run in yielding 113.8 rushing yards per game. They’ve surrendered five rushing touchdowns as a opposed to just two scores through the air.