Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 2/27/13
It has finally been made clear after months of speculation; St. Louis Rams running back Steven Jackson will enter the NFL free agent market. Jackson will without a doubt be the most sought after running back now that he has made it clear about his future.Over his career, Jackson has carried the ball 2,395 times for 10,135 yards 56 touchdowns over nine seasons. He has also caught 407 balls for 3,324 yards and 8 touchdowns out of the Rams' backfield.Jackson has proven to be a durable back throughout the years playing in 131 regular season games for a team that has only seen the playoffs in 2004 since he has been the featured back.If Jackson does not make a move, there is a chance he could waste his entire career playing for a below average organization, and become the modern day version of Barry Sanders.Here are five teams that could benefit from Jackson opting to shop the market for a new home if they can make the money work with this season's strict salary cap.
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