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Published: June 11, 2018 at 08:59 p.m.
Updated: June 11, 2018 at 09:34 p.m.

Mind-boggling stats for the Top 100 Players of 2018: 30-21

The “Top 100 Players of 2018” countdown continues. See the mind-blowing stats which prove why these guys are on the list.

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  • In 2017, LeSean McCoy accounted for 1,586 of the 5,103 Bills scrimmage yards joining Todd Gurley and Le'Veon Bell as the only players to account for over 30 percent of his team's scrimmage yards.
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McCoy has been an extremely productive running back ever since he entered the NFL in 2009 as he is the only player to amass 10,000 rushing yards in that span. 10

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    30. LeSean McCoy, RB, Buffalo Bills

    In 2017, LeSean McCoy accounted for 1,586 of the 5,103 Bills scrimmage yards joining Todd Gurley and Le'Veon Bell as the only players to account for over 30 percent of his team's scrimmage yards.

    McCoy has been an extremely productive running back ever since he entered the NFL in 2009 as he is the only player to amass 10,000 rushing yards in that span.

  • Last season was Matt Ryan's 10th year in the NFL and in Week 10 vs the Cowboys he reached 40,000 passing yards in the fewest games (151) of any player in NFL history.
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Ryan finished the season with 41,796 career passing yards, which is the most in a player's first 10 seasons in NFL history. Ryan surpassed Peyton Manning's record of 41,626 yards from 1998-2007. 9

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    29. Matt Ryan, QB, Atlanta Falcons

    Last season was Matt Ryan's 10th year in the NFL and in Week 10 vs the Cowboys he reached 40,000 passing yards in the fewest games (151) of any player in NFL history.

    Ryan finished the season with 41,796 career passing yards, which is the most in a player's first 10 seasons in NFL history. Ryan surpassed Peyton Manning's record of 41,626 yards from 1998-2007.

  • In 2017, Chandler Jones was the most productive pass rusher in the NFL as he led the NFL in sacks, QB hits and tackles for loss.
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Jones had at least one sack in 13 games en route to becoming the first Cardinals player in team history to lead the NFL in sacks. Jones' 13 games with a sack are tied for the second most since sacks became official in 1982. Only DeMarcus Ware (14 in 2008) had more total games with a sack in a single season. 8

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    28. Chandler Jones, LB, Arizona Cardinals

    In 2017, Chandler Jones was the most productive pass rusher in the NFL as he led the NFL in sacks, QB hits and tackles for loss.

    Jones had at least one sack in 13 games en route to becoming the first Cardinals player in team history to lead the NFL in sacks. Jones' 13 games with a sack are tied for the second most since sacks became official in 1982. Only DeMarcus Ware (14 in 2008) had more total games with a sack in a single season.

  • Consider this, in 14 NFL seasons Larry Fitzgerald has played with 14 different starting quarterbacks yet he ranks third all-time in career receptions (1,234) and receiving yards (15,545).
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Fitzgerald finished the 2017 season with 109 receptions, the most ever by a player age 34-or-older. Fitzgerald broke Jerry Rice's record of 108 receptions at age 34 during the 1996 season. 7

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    27. Larry Fitzgerald, WR, Arizona Cardinals

    Consider this, in 14 NFL seasons Larry Fitzgerald has played with 14 different starting quarterbacks yet he ranks third all-time in career receptions (1,234) and receiving yards (15,545).

    Fitzgerald finished the 2017 season with 109 receptions, the most ever by a player age 34-or-older. Fitzgerald broke Jerry Rice's record of 108 receptions at age 34 during the 1996 season.

  • In 2017, Cameron Jordan wreaked havoc all over the field recording career-highs in sacks (13.0) and passes defensed (11). Jordan was the only player in the NFL with at least 10 sacks and 10 passes defensed last season.
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Since 2013, Jordan finds himself in rare company among pass rushers joining Von Miller, J.J. Watt and Chandler Jones as the only players with at least 50 sacks and 100 QB hits in that span. 6

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    26. Cameron Jordan, DE, New Orleans Saints

    In 2017, Cameron Jordan wreaked havoc all over the field recording career-highs in sacks (13.0) and passes defensed (11). Jordan was the only player in the NFL with at least 10 sacks and 10 passes defensed last season.

    Since 2013, Jordan finds himself in rare company among pass rushers joining Von Miller, J.J. Watt and Chandler Jones as the only players with at least 50 sacks and 100 QB hits in that span.

  • Cam Newton continues to prove why he is a true dual threat player. Last season he joined Peyton Manning and Andy Dalton as the only quarterbacks with at least 3,000 passing yards in each of their first seven seasons in the NFL.
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Newton also tied Michael Vick for the most seasons with 700-or-more rushing yards by a quarterback in NFL history (3). 5

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    25. Cam Newton, QB, Carolina Panthers

    Cam Newton continues to prove why he is a true dual threat player. Last season he joined Peyton Manning and Andy Dalton as the only quarterbacks with at least 3,000 passing yards in each of their first seven seasons in the NFL.

    Newton also tied Michael Vick for the most seasons with 700-or-more rushing yards by a quarterback in NFL history (3).

  • Travis Kelce had 83 receptions, 1,038 receiving yards and eight receiving touchdowns in 2017 joining future Hall of Famer Tony Gonzalez as the only Chiefs tight ends in team history with consecutive 1,000-yard seasons.
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Kelce joined wide receivers Antonio Brown and DeAndre Hopkins as the only players in the NFL with 80 receptions, 1,000 receiving yards and eight receiving touchdowns last season. 4

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    24. Travis Kelce, TE, Kansas City Chiefs

    Travis Kelce had 83 receptions, 1,038 receiving yards and eight receiving touchdowns in 2017 joining future Hall of Famer Tony Gonzalez as the only Chiefs tight ends in team history with consecutive 1,000-yard seasons.

    Kelce joined wide receivers Antonio Brown and DeAndre Hopkins as the only players in the NFL with 80 receptions, 1,000 receiving yards and eight receiving touchdowns last season.

  • Through seven seasons, two things are certain with Patrick Peterson: availability and credibility. Not only has the Cardinals cornerback started every game since entering the NFL in 2011, but he has also made the Pro Bowl every season.
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Peterson and Hall of Famer Mel Renfro are the only defensive backs in NFL history to start a career with at least seven straight Pro Bowls. 3

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    23. Patrick Peterson, CB, Arizona Cardinals

    Through seven seasons, two things are certain with Patrick Peterson: availability and credibility. Not only has the Cardinals cornerback started every game since entering the NFL in 2011, but he has also made the Pro Bowl every season.

    Peterson and Hall of Famer Mel Renfro are the only defensive backs in NFL history to start a career with at least seven straight Pro Bowls.

  • Like his 2011 NFL Draft classmate, Patrick Peterson, all A.J. Green has done since entering the NFL is make the Pro Bowl every season. Green is the only wide receiver in NFL history to begin his career with seven straight Pro Bowls.
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It helps that since 2011, Green has six 1,000-yard receiving seasons, which is tied with Antonio Brown for the most in that span. 2

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    22. A.J. Green, WR, Cincinnati Bengals

    Like his 2011 NFL Draft classmate, Patrick Peterson, all A.J. Green has done since entering the NFL is make the Pro Bowl every season. Green is the only wide receiver in NFL history to begin his career with seven straight Pro Bowls.

    It helps that since 2011, Green has six 1,000-yard receiving seasons, which is tied with Antonio Brown for the most in that span.

  • Bobby Wagner is a tackling machine. In 2017, he was the only player in the NFL with at least 130 tackles and fewer than five missed tackles.
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Since he entered the NFL in 2012, Wagner has 776 tackles, which are the second-most in the NFL behind Luke Kuechly (818). 1

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    21. Bobby Wagner, LB, Seattle Seahawks

    Bobby Wagner is a tackling machine. In 2017, he was the only player in the NFL with at least 130 tackles and fewer than five missed tackles.

    Since he entered the NFL in 2012, Wagner has 776 tackles, which are the second-most in the NFL behind Luke Kuechly (818).

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