Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/10/14

MINNEAPOLIS - AUGUST 28: Brett Favre of the Minnesota Vikings hands off to Toby Gerhart against the Seattle Seahawks during a preseason NFL game at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on August 28, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
Coming out of Stanford in 2010, Toby Gerhart didn't lack talent whatsoever.  Being regarded as a one of the best running backs in his class, Toby Gerhart had all the tools to become an every-down back in the NFL. Gerhart is six feet tall, 230 pounds and ran a 4.53 40 yard dash, solid for a man with his size and strength. Everything pointed to Toby Gerhart carrying the load for an NFL team until he was selected with the 51st overall pick by the Minnesota Vikings when they already had Adrian Peterson doing so.Throughout his whole career, Toby Gerhart has backed up that same man, only getting limited carries and opportunities per game while getting a start now and then, only if Adrian Peterson went down with an injury. This was the case until this offseason when Toby Gerhart was signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars to a three-year deal worth $10.5 million, with $4.5 million guaranteed.  While the large contract and the $4.5 million guaranteed ensure that Toby Gerhart will get every...
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