Updated Jan. 8, 12:30 p.m.
With running back
“These past couple of weeks Wednesdays have been big days for me, getting a lot of reps because DeAngelo had played the entire game,” said Toussaint. “I think it helps me a lot. It allows me to apply my off the field stuff on the field so I can be ready.
“I just want to prepare to hunt. I think that is going to be the key to this game.”
Toussaint stepped in for Williams when he went down last week, and while he had only 18 carries for 42 yards in the regular season, his teammates have confidence that he can get the job done if Williams isn’t able to go.
“He is a good runner. He gets downhill,” said center
Toussaint moved up the depth chart this season, going from practice squad when the season began, to the active roster on Nov. 27, to stepping in when Williams went down because of his work ethci.
“I take pride in my work ethic,” said Toussaint. “I go out there every day and put it all on the line. I will be ready if my number is called. I hope DeAngelo is good, but I have to be ready to take on that task.”