Top 10 Cornerbacks in the NFL
10. Jabari Greer, New Orleans Saints
Rarely gives up completions. Can cover inside or outside no matter if it’s man or zone.
9. Leon Hall, Cincinnati Bengals
A key in allowing Bengals defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer to be aggressive with his front seven.
8. Dunta Robinson, Atlanta Falcons
Doesn’t make a lot of interceptions, but doesn’t give up a lot of completions either.
7. Domonique Rodgers-Cromartie, Arizona Cardinals
Ascending third-year pro who started drawing Revis-like assignments down the stretch last season.
6. Champ Bailey, Denver Broncos
Not impenetrable but still capable of matching up with opposing teams’ best receiver each week.
5. Asante Samuel, Philadelphia Eagles
Consistently baits quarterbacks as the best off-coverage defender in the game.
4. Cortland Finnegan, Tennessee Titans
Has textbook fundamentals. Big plays and a feisty demeanor make him shutdown caliber.
3. Nnamdi Asomugha, Oakland Raiders
Is often asked to play pure man coverage with little to no safety help.
2. Charles Woodson, Green Bay Packers
Jack of all trades who somehow gets better with age.
1. Darrelle Revis, Jets
If you need an explanation …