Rank 'Em: NFL's top players

Created: June 27, 2011, 3:58 PM

Where will you rank Clay Matthews and Aaron Rodgers?

How do the best players in the NFL stack up?

ESPN.com's NFL experts have come together to rank the best players in the league, and the top four spots are occupied by quarterbacks. Steelers safety Troy Polamalu is the highest-ranked non-quarterback, and the Vikings' Adrian Peterson is the top running back. Who else makes up the best of the best?

Below you'll find all the players who appear in the experts' top 20. How would you rank them? Simply click on the photos to begin.

More rankings:
Defenders | Offense (non-QB) | Receivers | RB | Coach | Pass-rush | TE | LB | CB | QB | S | Owners | Helmets | Left tackles | Venues

  • QB, New England Patriots
  • QB, Indianapolis Colts
  • QB, New Orleans Saints
  • QB, Green Bay Packers
  • Safety, Pittsburgh Steelers
  • RB, Minnesota Vikings
  • Ben Roethlisberger
    QB, Pittsburgh Steelers
  • RB, Tennessee Titans
  • QB, San Diego Chargers
  • QB, Philadelphia Eagles
  • WR, Houston Texans
  • LB, Dallas Cowboys
  • LB, Green Bay Packers
  • CB, New York Jets
  • LB, San Francisco 49ers
  • WR, Atlanta Falcons
  • WR, Arizona Cardinals
  • QB, Atlanta Falcons
  • LB, Pittsburgh Steelers
  • OT, Cleveland Browns