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Fason Breaking Mold of Power Back

Running back Ciatrick Fason got typecast last year as a short-yardage running back. As he's been getting more opportunities this preseason in a variety of roles, he believes he's proving his versatility.

Short-yardage back. It isn't exactly a well-rounded description of a running back, and it's not one Ciatrick Fason figured he'd have attacked to him when he entered the NFL last year. But after last season, when 32 times for 62 yards in that limited role under the Mike Tice coaching regime, Fason became labeled as the short-yardage or goal-line back. With a new coaching staff occupying Winter... Recommended Stories