The quarter mark of the season is upon us and here, I will looking at the rookie safeties and how they are playing. Outside of Derwin James, the rookie safeties haven’t been getting a lot of attention but there’s another player flying under the radar. Everyone will know his name by the end of this article.
A couple of these rookie safeties are already seeing your starting lineups, others are on your radar and the rest should be stashed for future purposes for when they’re opportunity comes knocking. So with week five in the books, let’s take a look at some of these safeties and how they are doing during the first quarter of the season.