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2018 NFL Draft Classes Ranked by WAR

Nov 11, 2018; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) takes a selfie after the game against the Atlanta Falcons at FirstEnergy Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Scott R. Galvin-USA TODAY Sports

The few teams that have made it into the playoffs and are still alive are bolstered by strong rookie classes. Of course, there are teams that are no longer in the playoffs who are looking forward to next year, but their 2018 rookie class gives them a lot of hope. We're going to run through the top-five rookie classes in 2018 using Wins Above Replacement to measure the value for each of these rookie players.

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