Top NFL Players of 2020

Michael Thomas
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Saturday nights were made for football, from the tackles, brotherhood, and touchdowns, people look forward to football season!

Do you have a favorite NFL player or do you just like a specific team? Regardless, NFL players are very competitive against each other and fight to see who can get to the very top! This list varies from different positions, strengths, and weaknesses.

Patrick Mahomes, Dak Prescott, and Aaron Donald are just a few of the heavy hitters on this list; if you didn’t have a favorite player, you will by the end of this list!

20. Ronnie Stanley, OT, Baltimore

Ronnie Stanley
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Standing at 6′ 5″, this offensive tackle player made a name for himself when he was drafted as the 6th overall pick in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft by the Ravens!

19. Nick Bosa, San Francisco

Nick Bosa
nbcsports.com

Although Nick Bosa is new to the NFL field, his name rings bells on and off the field! As a defensive end for the 49ers, Bosa was drafted second overall in the 2019 NFL Draft and has given them a run for their money ever since!

18. DeAndre Hopkins, WR, Arizona

DeAndre Hopkins
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Are you a Cardinals fan or are you a DeAndre Hopkins fan? Wherever Hopkins goes, his fan base triples! This wide receiver is a big deal for Arizona and we´ll probably see him and his team in the upcoming playoffs this season!

17. Julio Jones, WR, Atlanta

Julio Jones
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The name Julio Jones practically sends chills through other teams! Jones is quick with his hands and even quicker with his feet. Guess it makes sense his nickname is ¨Wafflehouse¨… because he’s always open!

16. Chris Jones, DI, Kansas City

Chris Jones
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Where would the Kansas City Chiefs be if not for Chris Jones? As a defensive tackle and bigger than life physique, Jones puts his money where his body and tackles are!

15. Dak Prescott, QB, Dallas

Dak Prescott
thespun.com

When you think of the Dallas Cowboys, there are probably many names that come to mind… chances are, Dak Prescott is somewhere at the top! This quarterback carries the team to victory time and time again and has no plans on stopping anytime soon!

14. Drew Brees, QB, New Orleans

Drew Brees
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One thing Drew Brees is starting to become known for, other than his love for being a quarterback, is that he doesn’t plan on letting his title or love for football go anytime soon! Getting closer to the middle of his 40s, you might see Brees on the NFL field well into his 50s.

13. Richard Sherman, CB, San Francisco

Richard Sherman
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Richard Sherman´s name holds more weight than he gives himself credit for! Sherman has played in the Pro Bowl five times and was voted All-Pro five times, which includes him being apart of the first team three times!

12. Lamar Jackson, QB, Baltimore

Lamar Jackson
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What´s a football team without an awesome quarterback like Lamar Jackson? Jackson is so good at what he does, that he became the fourth African-American quarterback to be named MVP in NFL history! You go, Jackson!

11. Michael Thomas, WR, New Orleans

Michael Thomas
crescentcitysports.com

New Orleans has tons of great players, one of which includes wide receiver, Michael Thomas. Thomas is better known by his nickname, ¨CantGuardMike¨, and lives up to it every time he hits the field!

10. Aaron Donald, DI, Los Angeles Rams

Aaron Donald
nfl.com

Even though the Los Angeles Rams have moved locations more than their fan base would like, Aaron Donald remains part of why their fans haven’t left! His quick speed with his large height gives him the options of being double trouble on the field and sometimes off!

9. Mitchell Schwartz, OT, Kansas City

Mitchell Schwartz
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If you aren´t a Kansas City Cheifs fan by the time this list is over, then you probably will never be! The Cheifs are a franchise that made their way to the top when they one the 2019-2020 Superbowl… I bet Mitchell Schwartz played a huge part since he’s an offensive tackle!

8. Stephon Gilmore, CB, New England

Stephon Gilmore
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Being a cornerback for the New England Patriots is a high honor. Especially since they were known to always win back to back Superbowls in the past. With Stephon Gilmore on the field, the Patriots might be seen at the Superbowl again this year!

7. DeForest Buckner, DI, Indianapolis

DeForest Buckner
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DeForest Buckner is not only a defensive tackle for the Indianapolis Colts. but he’s also a legend in Hawaii. Buckner probably has a parade whenever he touches down in his motherland!

6. Tyrann Mathieu, S, Kansas City

Tyrann Mathieu
kansascity.com

Nickname the ¨Landlord¨, Tyrann Mathieu takes over the field and dominates it from the beginning of the game to the end! Mathieu has only been playing for the Cheifs less than a year, but he was part of the team that was essential in winning the 2019-2020 Superbowl!

5. Travis Kelce, TE, Kansas City

Travis Kelce
cbssports.com

Amazing on the field and even better on the eyes, Travis Kelce will probably be inducted into the hall of fame once he retires his jersey!

4. Tom Brady, QB, Tampa Bay

Tom Brady
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Who doesn’t love Tom Brady? Honestly, The New England fans probably don’t. Brady just left the franchise and will be playing with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as their new quarterback! 

3. Russell Wilson, QB, Seattle

Russell Wilson
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To know Russell Wilson is to literally love him! When Wilson was given a four-year, $140-million extension with the Seahawks he decided that he would probably never spend that much in his lifetime, so he gifted each of his teammates $12,000 worth of Amazon stock! Love him yet?!

2. Ezekiel Elliott, RB, Dallas

Ezekiel Elliott
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As the running back for the Dallas Cowboys, Ezekiel ¨Eze¨ Elliott plays a huge role on the field! Never worry though, with his quickness to jump over any oncoming tackle, Elliot will be on the field longer than any other running back- just wait and see!

1. Patrick Mahomes, QB, Kansas City

Patrick Mahomes
cbssports.com

Named quarterback of the year and best player on the Kansas City Cheifs team, Patrick Mahomes is the sweetheart you love to love! Mahomes brought out the old and new fans of the Kansas City fanbase and just signed a contract to be their quarterback for the next 10 years!