Poll conducted in preseason.... Leinart tied Hawk for fourth for "this
year"; Williams, the No. 1 pick, was sixth (2%).... In the "best
career" voting only four others-- Broncos QB Jay Cutler (7%), Hawk (5%),
Jets LT D'Brickashaw Ferguson (5%) and Davis (4%)--got more than 1%.... While
Bush leads all rookies with 23 catches through Sunday, Patriots RB Laurence
Maroney has the most rushing yards (294).... Texans rookie LB DeMeco Ryans led
the NFL with 38 tackles but got no "this year" votes.
[Based on a survey of 361 NFL players] ? For an
expanded version of the poll, go to SI.com/players.