Found July 19, 2013 on Football Nation:
I usually go through all the reasons that the other guys on this short list (Foster, ADP, Martin, Rice) are not as good as the guy I would pick, but in this case I will just go with the reasons why Jamaal Charles is better.This is a guy who destroyed people last year. I know, some of these other guys did too. But unlike most of them, he did it alone.I am sure Matt Cassel is a really great guy. He is just a lousy NFL quarterback. He is innacurate, errattic and skittish in the pocket.When you played the Chiefs, your defensive brain trust didn't worry about Cassel (or Quinn, or Palco, or Jed the homeless guy, or anyone else KC trotted out at QB) hitting Bowe on a skinny post up the seam.You prepared for No. 25. And he still killed it.When asked why his best player (Charles) wasn't getting the ball, coach Romeo Crennell put down the cow he was consuming and said,"I don't know." And yet, No. 25 killed it (not the cow, the season).Jamaal Charles overcame an inept qua...

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