There will always be debate about the BEST players in the NFL. Circumstances change year-by-year and that means player rankings change as well. It doesn’t take much to change a player to rise or fall each season. Here is our latest pre-season player ranking (TOP 30) heading into the 2021 season:

  1. QB AARON RODGERS, GREEN BAY
  2. QB TOM BRADY, TAMPA BAY
  3. QB PATRICK MAHOMES, KANSAS CITY
  4. DL AARON DONALD, LA RAMS
  5. WR DAVANTE ADAMS, GREEN BAY
  6. G QUENTON NELSON, INDIANAPOLIS
  7. RB DERRICK HENRY, TENNESSEE
  8. QB RUSSELL WILSON, SEATTLE
  9. QB JOSH ALLEN, BUFFALO
  10. TE TRAVIS KELCE, KANSAS CITY
  11. DB TYRANN MATHIEU, KANSAS CITY
  12. OT DAVID BAKHTARI, GREEN BAY
  13. WR STEPHON DIGGS, BUFFALO
  14. CB XAVIEN HOWARD, MIAMI
  15. QB MATTHEW STAFFORD, LA RAMS
  16. DL CAMERON HEYWARD, PITTSBURGH
  17. DE SHAQUIL BARRETT, TAMPA BAY
  18. OT TRENT WILLIAMS, SAN FRANCISCO
  19. CB JAIRE ALEXANDER, GREEN BAY
  20. QB DAK PRESCOTT, DALLAS
  21. RB NICK CHUBB, CLEVELAND
  22. WR JULIO JONES, TENNESSEE
  23. RB CHRISTIAN McCAFFREY, CAROLINA
  24. G ZACH MARTIN, DALLAS
  25. G WYATT TELLER, CLEVELAND
  26. OT RONNIE STANLEY, BALTIMORE
  27. LB LAVONTE DAVID, TAMPA BAY
  28. LB BOBBY WAGNER, SEATTLE
  29. QB LAMAR JACKSON, BALTIMORE
  30. TE GEORGE KITTLE, SAN FRANCISCO