KANSAS CITY, Mo. As he was rolling up 1,000-yard rushing seasons, Jamaal Charles was running toward a Pro Football Hall of Fame career.
With his career over after signing a one-day contract Wednesday to retire as a member of the Chiefs (and taking a ceremonial handoff from Patrick Mahomes), the question becomes: Did Charles run far enough?
Charles believes so.
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