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The NFL's 10 most underrated players - Shutdown Corner - NFL - Yahoo! Sports

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New Orleans Saints RB Pierre Thomas(notes) – Thomas may be an even better under-the-radar back from an efficiency perspective. The Saints are always highly-rated as a passing team, and justifiably so. But one of the keys to their Super Bowl run last season was a rushing attack that stepped up time after time on the rare occasions that Drew Brees(notes) was misfiring. You'll remember his amazing play in the NFC championship game, where he fumbled and recovered his own fumble while banging for the end zone. He also ranked first overall in DVOA among running backs, and this might finally be his feature back year.

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