Every so often a gem is found waiting at the back

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Every so often a gem is found waiting at the back

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Every year http://www.newyorkgiantsteamonline.com/oshane-ximines-jersey , all the hype around the NFL draft is built up around players that will likely be picked in the first round. While many of those players do turn out to have great careers, they aren't the only ones. The risk versus the reward when drafting a player in a later round has much less of a margin than when picking in an earlier round. If a player drafted in the seventh round can’t manage to make his way into the starting lineup, it isn't as devastating as if a player who is selected in the first round has the same outcome. It is also more rewarding when it is your team that picks the player that leads your team to multiple championships.A great number of these players were also great in college, however a number of factors such as what conference or division a school is in, the size of the school, and even the physical size of the player can hep decide if a team finds it in their best interest to take a chance on a player that has played against lesser competition or will be smaller than their opponents.Fortunately for some players, the size of their heart and the desire to put in the work ultimately led to their success. Here is a list of some of the greatest players in NFL history that were looked over repeatedly before a willing team finally gave them a shot.*All stats were taken from Pro-Football-Reference.com. NEW YORK (AP) — Injuries are never an excuse. Not for players. Not for coaches. And not for fans.Still, the NFL teams that have the most success almost always keep their best players on the field.For some teams such as Atlanta, Jacksonville and Cincinnati, injuries were a factor in derailing their seasons.Others, such as the defending champion Eagles, have dealt with several injuries to key players and have managed to stay in the playoff race going into the final week of the regular season.Some key players, such as Dallas center Travis Frederick, have missed most, if not all of the season, and the Cowboys found a way to clinch the NFC East title.And other players, including Kansas City’s Laurent Duvernay-Tardif, the Chargers’ Hunter Henry Julian Love Jersey , and Chicago’s Kyle Long, were injured early on and are just starting to make their way back to possibly return for the playoffs.Here are some of the key long-term injured players from all around the league:AFC EAST: New England (Isaiah Wynn, Jeremy Hill); Miami (Frank Gore, Jakeem Grant); Buffalo (Russell Bodine); New York Jets (Marcus Maye, Isaiah Crowell, Bilal Powell, Brandon Shell, James Carpenter).AFC NORTH: Baltimore (Alex Collins); Pittsburgh (Marcus Gilbert); Cleveland (Christian Kirksey, Ricardo Louis); Cincinnati (Andy Dalton, A.J. Green, Tyler Eifert, Carl Lawson).AFC SOUTH: Houston (Will Fuller, Demaryius Thomas, Seantrel Henderson); Indianapolis (Jack Doyle); Tennessee (Jurrell Casey, Delanie Walker, Logan Ryan, Jack Conklin); Jacksonville (Cam Robinson, Brandon Linder http://www.newyorkgiantsteamonline.com/darius-slayton-jersey , Andrew Norwell, Jermey Parnell, Marqise Lee, Corey Grant, Austin Seferian-Jenkins).AFC WEST: Kansas City (Laurent Duvernay-Tardif); Los Angeles (Hunter Henry, Denzel Perryman); Denver (Chris Harris Jr., Emmanuel Sanders, Jeff Heuerman, Jake Butt); Oakland (Gabe Jackson, Mike Nugent, Brandon LaFell).NFC EAST: Dallas (Travis Frederick, Geoff Swaim, Terrance Williams); Philadelphia (Jay Ajayi, Derek Barnett, Corey Clement, Ronald Darby); Washington (Alex Smith, Colt McCoy, Jordan Reed Quinnen Williams Jersey , Brandon Scherff, Jonathan Cooper); New York (Landon Collins, Jon Halapio).NFC NORTH: Chicago (Kyle Long, Bryce Callahan, Sam Acho); Minnesota (Nick Easton, Mike Hughes, Andrew Sendejo); Green Bay (Geronimo Allison, Davon House, Jake Ryan, Muhammad Wilkerson); Detroit (Ezekiel Ansah, Kerryon Johnson, Marvin Jones Jr. ).NFC SOUTH: New Orleans (Dez Bryant, Cameron Meredith); Atlanta (Ricardo Allen, Devonta Freeman, Andy Levitre, Keanu Neal, Ito Smith); Carolina (Greg Olsen, Matt Kalil http://www.newyorkjetsteamonline.com/jachai-polite-jersey , Shaq Thompson, Fozzy Whittaker, Graham Gano); Tampa Bay (Kwon Alexander, Vernon Hargreaves, O.J. Howard).NFC WEST: Los Angeles (Malcolm Brown, Dominique Easley, Cooper Kupp); Seattle (Earl Thomas, C.J. Prosise, Kam Chancellor); San Francisco (Jimmy Garoppolo, Pierre Garçon, Jerick McKinnon); Arizona (Mike Iupati, Christian Kirk, Robert Nkemdiche, Phil Dawson)