CFB Chronicles: Royce Freeman, Hidden Gem
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Oregon running back Royce Freeman often gets lost in the 2017 class of running backs. But as one of just 38 players since 2000 to eclipse 4,000 yards rushing and 40 rushing touchdowns, Freeman has earned his spot in the discussion. Finishing up his junior season, Freeman has not yet announced whether or not he will declare for the 2017 draft. Assuming he does, how does he project to the next level? Can Freeman buck the trend of underwhelming performances by Oregon RBs in the NFL, and where does he belong among his draft prospect peers?