Carter has responded under Parcells
Quincy Carter and Reggie Wayne are among those who have gone from rags to riches this season.
Do we include players who already are fairly established but are considered superstars now? (Chiefs KR-PR Dante Hall comes to mind.) Or is this a group that should be made up of nobodies-turned-solid players?
We leaned more to the former, invoking, as one editor dubbed it, the "Torry Holt rule" -- leaving off the list players who are playing at an all-time level this season if they had achieved some level of significant accomplishment in past seasons.
So that leaves us with the others guys -- the players who, for whatever reasons, are going from rags to relative riches this season. Either they have come a long way from where they ever had been before or their latent talents finally are being realized.
Whatever the reason, they deserve to be recognized.
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