Originally Posted by Ambulance Chaser
Is Frank Gore the most anonymous superstar ever? He is rarely discussed as one of the best running backs in the game, but he is ninth on the all-time rushing list and climbing.
He's durable, reliable, and has been around for awhile. I think he gets credit for his quality, but maybe not as much hype as the guys who have led the league in rushing in a particular year. Plus when the 49ers were a top NFC team, a lot of the press focused on their defense.