I know ... reports like this based on draft position, training camp, and preseason games can get you excited, but the real evaluation is how they actually play throughout the season.
According to Bovada, (Bradley) Chubb is the favorite to become the defensive rookie of the year. HIs odds are listed at 4-1.https://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2 ... -the-year/
The list runs very deep, with 28 candidates. Bears linebacker Roquan Smith has 11-2 odds. Bills linebacker Tremaine Edmunds is 19-2. Dolphins cornerback Minkah Fitzpatrick, Chargers safety Derwin James, and Browns cornerback Denzel Ward are each 14-1.