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December 10, 2007
Who is the NFL's most overrated running back?
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December 10, 2007

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Who is the NFL's most overrated running back?

Shaun Alexander, Seahawks 19%

Edgerrin James, Cardinals 14%

Larry Johnson, Chiefs 11%

Willis McGahee, Ravens 10%

Reggie Bush, Saints 7%

The 2005 NFL MVP Alexander returned on Sunday after missing three weeks with a sprained left knee and had 20 carries for 65 yards against the Eagles; he received nearly 29% of the vote among fellow running backs.... McGahee was the top choice among defensive linemen, drawing roughly 17% of their vote.... James now shares goal-line duties with Marcel Shipp.

[Based on a survey of 278 NFL players] ? For more on the poll, and to comment on it, go to