Who is NFL's most-overlooked, top-performing player in 2019 season?


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Not everyone can receive the recognition that Russell Wilson and Lamar Jackson do.

Both of the quarterbacks have been at the forefront of discussion about the NFL’s MVP this season, and their contributions have been lauded on a weekly basis. For many of the league’s other standouts, however, widespread praise can be more difficult to come by. Whether it’s a function of their production outpacing their reputation or being overshadowed by their peers, several of the NFL’s most accomplished players this season haven’t had their time in the spotlight.

With that in mind, we asked reporters and editors from USA TODAY Sports and around the USA TODAY Network: Putting aside star players like Wilson and Jackson, who is the most overlooked top-performing player in the NFL this season?

Their answers:

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