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Fantasy player thinks retired RB Maurice Jones-Drew poised for big year

Dec 22, 2013; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew (32) runs with the ball as Tennessee Titans defends during the second half at EverBank Field. Tennessee Titans defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars 20-16. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Dec 22, 2013; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew (32) runs with the ball as Tennessee Titans defends during the second half at EverBank Field. Tennessee Titans defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars 20-16. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Former Jacksonville Jaguars great Maurice Jones-Drew retired in April after a standout nine-year career in the NFL, in which he ran for more than 8,000 yards.

Apparently, someone forgot to tell one fantasy football owner, who went all-in on Jones-Drew this year.

The idea that Jones-Drew, who ran for an NFL-high 1,606 yards in 2011, hasn't already had his breakout season is curious, not to mention the fact the running back is, you know, retired.

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At any rate, that tweet caught the attention of the three-time Pro Bowler, who seemed to find the whole thing amusing.

Jones-Drew spent eight seasons with Jacksonville, before finishing his career with the Oakland Raiders in 2014. He signed a one-day contract to retire as a member of the Jaguars in April.

So for all those yet to draft in their fantasy leagues, remember not to draft Maurice Jones-Drew. He's not going to be much help this year.

(h/t ESPN)