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NFL Network’s Willie McGinest ranks Von Miller as his top pass rusher in the NFL

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Former New England Patriots great pass rusher and current NFL Network analyst Willie McGinest ranked his top pass rushers in the NFL right now for an article on NFL.com. He ranks Broncos All-Pro edge rusher Von Miller as the top pass rusher in the NFL right now.

Here is what McGinest had to say about Miller who he ranked as his top pass rusher in the NFL.

The Broncos have a generational pass rusher in Miller. He can’t be stopped -- even when double-teamed -- because his ability to get off the ball is unmatched. (Seriously, he’s so quick that it often looks like he’s offsides.) Miller, who has 83.5 sacks in his seven-year career, is undoubtedly the most versatile pass rusher in the NFL -- and he’s proven that, especially with his influence in the Broncos’ Super Bowl 50 run. Rookie Bradley Chubb’s presence will only allow him to feast even more in 2018.

The rest of his rankings go like this.

2. Rams DT, Aaron Donald

3. Raiders LB, Khalil Mack

4. Vikings DE, Everson Griffin

5. Texans DE, J.J. Watt

6. Saints DE, Cameron Jordan

7. Cardinals LB, Chandler Jones

8. Dolphins DE, Cameron Wake

9. Chargers DE/LB, Melvin Ingram

10. Jaguars DE/DT, Calais Campbell

That is an impressive list to be ranked number one on and it is well deserved. Von is entering his 8th NFL season and has turned into one of the most feared defensive players in the NFL during that time. During his 7 NFL seasons, Miller has totaled 395 tackles, 83.5 sacks, 1 interception, and 22 forced fumbles. That is just his regular season stats, Von also has 31 tackles, 6.5 sacks, 2 forced fumbles and 1 interception in 7 career postseason games.

Von is still in the prime of his career and has multiple years of high-level of play left in the tank. He already earned Super Bowl 50 MVP honors and will likely earn more accolades before he hangs up his cleats.

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