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5 Reasons to Draft Jahvid Best in Your Fantasy Football League
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After more than a decade of futility lowlighted by the first 0-16 season in NFL history, the Detroit Lions finally appeared to turn a corner of sorts last year, going 10-6 and appearing in the playoffs for the first time since 1999.

However, the celebration was a muted one for running back Jahvid Best, who saw his 2011 season ended after only six games due to post-concussion symptoms.

Best's history of concussions and the fact that he has yet to be cleared for contact almost 10 months later makes the third-year pro quite possibly the riskiest draft pick of any running back in fantasy football this year.

However, here are a fistful of reasons why the potential reward that could be reaped by selecting Jahvid Best is worth that risk on draft day.

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