Finally, our Rookie of the Year. Rueben Mayes is chalk. After Sunday's games he had the second-best rushing average (4.8 yards per carry) in the NFC. My runner-up is the Dolphins' superb inside linebacker, Offerdahl. Our No. 3 guy is Houston's long-ball wide receiver, Ernest Givens; our No. 4 is the 49ers' reincarnation of Fred Dean, Charles Haley, a pass-rush specialist; and our sleeper is L.A. Rams guard Tom Newberry. Watch this guy. No blocker hits harder than he does.
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