2012 NFL Free Agents: 5 Players Whose Value Will Be Unfairly Inflated

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2012 NFL Free Agents: 5 Players Whose Value Will Be Unfairly Inflated
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The NFL free-agency frenzy is nearly upon us. We're less than one month away from teams throwing ungodly amounts of cash at players to welcome them to their clubs.

But while the premier players are out to make some bank, which second-tier players will be taking advantage of the market even though they don't deserve it?

In particular, five players stick out as beneficiaries rather than standard-bearers that help set the bar. Why are these players viewed as such? It could be due to the fraudulent correlation between their true talent and extraordinary play of a season ago, the situations in which they excelled that were beyond their control or the weapons around them. 

What five players will be stealing their paychecks in 2012? Here's the list.

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