Rookies: Ryan Mathews, then the others
The honest truth: You won't find many of the rookies below on my fantasy teams, or many unproven young players in general. I'm conservative. If I see Hines Ward and Michael Crabtree each sitting there in Round 5, I'd go with Ward, the safe, established veteran. However, I realize that a few rookies on the list below -- and maybe a few not on the list -- will emerge this season and help fantasy teams in relation to their draft value. Note that last part: Of course I would draft Jahvid Best just not in Round 4.
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