John Henderson

Jones-Drew cornering a market

Maurice Jones-Drew is a running back and always has been. But by John Madden's thinking, the Jaguars star is pro football's best "corner" back.

"I've always had that theory that in the NFL as fans we kind of forget the teams on the corners of the map — Buffalo, Seattle, Jacksonville," Madden said in a recent phone interview. "I think the Jaguars are the most underrated team in the NFL."

Said Jones-Drew: "In Jacksonville, if we don't win games in a dramatic fashion or don't do something crazy in a game, you really don't see us on 'SportsCenter' or NFL Network."

Madden has known Jones-Drew since the player's Northern...