NFL: 5 Stats Proven to Be Extremely Overrated

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NFL: 5 Stats Proven to Be Extremely Overrated
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As NFL and, specifically, fantasy football fans, we often take a look at dozens of statistics when evaluating players.

How does a quarterback do in cold weather? 

Does a running back do better on grass or turf?  

The stats can even get a bit crazier. How does this 3-4 defense match-up against a team that loves to pass if the left tackle struggles against defensive ends and relies on raw physical power?

Suffice it to say, we the fans and the media love to analyze stats all day and all night. 

With that said, there are some big NFL stats that have little to do with whether the players or the team as a whole succeed or fail. 

Here is a look at the five that are completely overrated. 

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