The annual NFLPA Rising Stars list identifies top Rookies and Veterans poised to have breakout seasons, gain fan support and ultimately rank among the top-sellers of all officially licensed player merchandise.

2021 Rising Stars — Rookies

  1. Trevor Lawrence Jacksonville Jaguars
  2. Justin Fields Chicago Bears
  3. Zach Wilson New York Jets
  4. Trey Lance San Francisco 49ers
  5. Kyle Pitts Atlanta Falcons
  6. Ja'Marr Chase Cincinnati Bengals
  7. DeVonta Smith Philadelphia Eagles
  8. Najee Harris Pittsburgh Steelers
  9. Travis Etienne Jacksonville Jaguars
  10. Mac Jones New England Patriots

2021 Rising Stars — Veterans

  1. Jalen Hurts Philadelphia Eagles
  2. Justin Jefferson Minnesota Vikings
  3. Aaron Jones Green Bay Packers
  4. Terry McLaurin Washington Commanders
  5. Jonathan Taylor Indianapolis Colts
  6. Clyde Edwards-Helaire Kansas City Chiefs
  7. Hunter Henry New England Patriots
  8. A.J. Brown Tennessee Titans
  9. Chase Claypool Pittsburgh Steelers
  10. Darren Waller Las Vegas Raiders

Read more about the Rising Stars 2021 list.