Top 5 NFL Rookies Who Will Have the Most Immediate Impact

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Top 5 NFL Rookies Who Will Have the Most Immediate Impact
Associated Press
Kelvin Benjamin is just one of many rookies out to prove himself.

The draft is done, and now it is the time for rookies to start proving themselves. Rookie minicamps opened up around the league, and they give coaches their first real look at the players they drafted in the context of their team. The pressure is on now for each rookie to define what they can bring to the team and carve out a spot on the depth chart. 

Recently, we have seen numerous rookies come in and make an instant impact for their team. Some of these players, like Andrew Luck and Von Miller, were merely living up to expectations. Others, like Andy Dalton and Russell Wilson, defied expectations and became instant impacts on their team. 

This year's crop of players is no different as there are numerous players primed to be instant impacts. Following is a list that breaks down the top five players that could be the next Luck or Wilson. It was based on not just the talent of the prospect, but also the situation the player is going into. Some better players missed the list because less is expected of them or because there are better players already on their team. Also, I took into account the likelihood of them winning the Offensive/Defensive Rookie of the Year award. 

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