Jets rookie Safety Calvin Pryor made a huge impact in his preseason debut on Saturday.
The 2014 NFL draft yielded some extremely impressive athletes on the defensive side of the ball. Some were seen as once in a lifetime talents while others were seen as perfect fits for specific defensive schemes. But only one of them can have the kind of impact in their rookie season that would earn them the prestigious title of Defensive Rookie of the Year:
Here are the preliminary candidates for the award based on their current preseason performances and potential in their defenses: