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Top Rookie Seasons

A great rookie season in the NFL is like found money -- or extended adult swim at the pool. So much is put into first round picks, and while teams hope most of them will live up to their contracts for the next four years, once in a while a team catches an end-of-Point-Break-sized wave in a player who outperforms all expectations. So let's take a look at the best rookie season in each NFL teams' history. And for some teams we'll look all the way back ... to last season. Get in the Wayback Machine.