There are some players in the NFL that we simply love to hate.
Sometimes there’s not much rhyme or reason to all of the hate—it’s just a part of the game for the fans to scapegoat players on opposing teams.
In other cases, though, the player in question is deserving of the fans’ ire. These are the guys who are overrated and overhyped. They’re the ones who talk the talk but don’t walk the walk or who have made careers of underperforming.
Over the next 15 slides we’ll take a look at some of the players in the NFL who have proved this season that they are better than the haters want them to be.