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Dick “Night Train” Lane


Darrell Green was only 5-8 but made up for any size deficiencies with his speed. He reportedly clocked a 4.09 40-yard dash while with the Washington Redskins.

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Dick “Night Train” Lane one of the NFL’s most ferocious tacklers ever to play at cornerback. His clothesline tackle was eventually outlawed.

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Michael Irvin says there would not have been a turnaround in Dallas in the 1990s without Jimmy Johnson

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Courtesy of Detroit Lions Talk of Fame Network For once the listeners and readers agree with the esteemed members of the Talk of Fame Radio Network – Dick “Night Train” Lane is the best undrafted college free agent of all-time. As part of our eight-part draft series each week at the Talk of Fame Network, …

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Who was the best undrafted college free agent of all-time? CB Dick “Night Train” Lane – Spent one year at a junior college and then four years in the Army before showing up at the Los Angeles Rams in 1952 and asking for a tryout. He set an NFL record that still stands today with 14 …

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