Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 6/4/13
Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles would have drawn more attention for coming back from a knee injury, but Minnesota Vikings’ Adrian Peterson went ballistic with over 2,000 yards and took up most of the press. However, a 1,500 yard rusher is hardly something to sneeze at and for Charles, he’s just getting started. Offensive coordinator Doug Pederson says that in 2013 Charles will be used even more and in multiple positions, he’ll be the swiss army knife the offense needs. The team selected Charles in the third round of the 2008 NFL Draft with the 73rd pick. Charles had an all-pro caliber season, running for 1509 yards and 5 touchdowns. Once again Charles proved to be very efficient running the ball as he managed a 5.3 yard per carry average on the year. Pederson wants to utilize Charles running skills, but it’s in the passing game that his impact will be felt most. "Obviously, we know what he did last year — Pro Bowl running back, had over 1,500 yards, exce...
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