New names—and a few familiar faces—are making their mark in an unpredictable year
WR VINCENT JACKSON
Chargers At 6'5", he plays jump ball with CBs and wins.
LT RYAN CLADY
Broncos Franchise tackle is Shanahan's gift to Josh McDaniels.
LG CHRIS KEMOEATU
Steelers Feisty steamroller. Pittsburgh needs more like him.
C NICK MANGOLD
Jets Technically excellent leader for top NFL running game.
RG JAHRI EVANS
Saints Underrated and adaptable to multiple New Orleans schemes.
RT MICHAEL OHER
Ravens Rookie who can't be intimidated. Quick feet. Will get stronger.
TE DALLAS CLARK
Colts Indy G.M. Bill Polian: "I'd argue he's our MVP."