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NFL Preseason Predictions: Nick Fairley and 10 Breakout Defensive Players

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NFL Preseason Predictions: Nick Fairley and 10 Breakout Defensive Players
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All superstars have that one season that makes everyone go "wow, he's a superstar." People can usually guess what players these are, but when they break out, everyone knows about it. Breakout players not only help their team but also help themselves by gaining more notoriety.

Defensive breakouts bring optimism with them because they give the offense room for errors. Ndamukong Suh broke-out last year and is now leading a revival in Detroit. The team benefits greatly from the player, and Suh is benefiting by becoming a star on and off the field.

So here are 10 players who are ready to break out and help their teams.

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