Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/17/14
Who doesn't love Fred Jackson?The man who was once the leader of the Bills rushing attack, and is playing second fiddle to the stronger, more aggressive runner, CJ Spiller, is a great teammate.Injuries and time have worn on him, but who doesn't want a player who brings his lunch pale to work every day and works as hard as Jackson? When you talk about players who are underrated in the NFL, the man from Coe College is at the top or close to the top of his list.From the moment he stepped on the practice field for Buffalo, you just knew he would be great. Jackson was invited to training camp with the Bills in 2006 by then Bills general manager Marv Levy. By the way, Levy was an alum himslef of Coe. When he made his first career start against the Washington Redskins in 2007, he rushed for 82 yards while catching four passes for 69 yards in a Bills victory. Not a bad way to walk into the NFL.While he has rushed for over 4,000 yards in his career and averages more than four yards a carry, ...
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