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NFL Rookie Rankings: 10 highest-graded rookies through Week 9

Week 9 of the 2020 NFL season came and went, and we saw a rookie elevate himself from outside the top 10 in our rookie rankings all the way up to fifth this week. With the help of Premium Stats 2.0, we present to you the 10 highest-graded rookies in the NFL through Week 9 of the 2020 NFL season.

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1. OL MICHAEL ONWENU, NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS

Onwenu’s Week 9 performance once again showed us why he is arguably the biggest steal of this past draft. His pass protection at right tackle continues to improve, as he didn’t allow a single pressure against the Jets and lost just one true pass set overall on the night.

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