5 (tied). Haason Reddick, LB, Arizona Cardinals
Total points: 30
Highest ranking: 3rd
Lowest ranking: Unranked
Reddick can do it all — he’s an effective blitzer, he’s good in pass coverage, he can play inside or on the edge — and Arizona coach Bruce Arians plans to make good use of that versatility. “We love two-for-one players,” Arians said, per The Arizona Republic. “He will have a huge impact in a lot of different positions.” The Cardinals ranked in the NFL’s top 10 last year vs. both rush and pass, and Reddick will be expected to enhance that strength:

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