|Chiefs' Charles relishes chance to lay the lumber|
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|Monday, 11 August 2014 12:15|
The Chiefs' Pro Bowl running back relishes the chance to drop a blitzing safety or linebacker, even though there are no fantasy points at stake for a block. He considers it one of the biggest reasons why he's become one of the few every-down running backs in the league.
In fact, Charles has even coined his own ''Jamaal Charles rule,'' whereby he promises to keep his defender out of his quarterback's face for 3 seconds. After that, they're on their own.
Chiefs offensive coordinator Doug Pederson said Monday that Charles has become a better blocker over the last year, and that's allowed him to take the next step toward greatness.