Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 11/25/11
"It's the most wonderful time of the year." That's what the song says, anyway. Thanksgiving presents a number of the usual greeting card elements and sentiments wrapped inside a giant blanket of gluttony. Aside from the obvious caloric horror shows, football fans also indulged in a triple-helping of NFL games (and perhaps a little Texas-Texas A&M). Forget about the parade and the lip-synched performances. Forget about the countdown until Nickelback. Forget about the countdown until "Black Friday" and shopping for things that you "had to have" because one of those "Price is Right" tags got slapped on it. Fans and fantasy owners stepped away from their food prep work and family conversations to set lineups on Thursday morning. They were faced with numerous difficult decisions for this holiday slate, particularly at the running back position. Aside from a few heroes (Aaron Rodgers and Laurent Robinson among them), most of the usual suspects came up short. Trusting James Starks...
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