Big up to Yahoo Sports and Jason Cole for this one:
Call them the greatest collection of players who never got anywhere … or at least not to the big game. Not only did they fail to win a Super Bowl, they never even reached one.
Ten years following Barry Sanders’ abrupt retirement from the Detroit Lions prior to the opening of training camp, we take a look at the best players with the skimpiest résumés in terms of team accomplishments. Each member of this team played at least half of his career since the first Super Bowl following the 1966 campaign.
And you’ve got to love the Active and Frustrated List. (I’d rather see Ed Reed on that list than Troy “Touch Me Twice” Polamalu.)