Since the days of Warren Moon, the CFL has been seen as a pass first league with the likes of Moon, Calvillo, and Flutie putting up legendary individual seasons.
But in 1998, Mike Pringle gave us a run to glory as he became the only 2000 yard rusher in league history. In year 1 of the first post-Flutie CFL era, he picked a good time to make his mark.
When he was doing what he did, how much of a buzz was there as he made his run for history? As he got closer, how big a deal was it? And what was it like when he reached the magic number?