WR Calvin Johnson

- Johnson may seem pretty old to Ravens rookie safety Matt Elam. But to maybe everyone else around the league, Johnson, who is still just 28, is the same dominant player that he has been for several years, maybe even more so. Johnson broke the NFL record for receiving yards in a single-season last year, and he is second in the NFL in receiving yards this season. He's averaging 112 yards per game.

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OLB DeAndre Levy

- Levy has quietly been a solid and productive player for the Lions since 2009, but he's taken his game to another level this season. He already has 100 tackles, and he also leads the NFL with six interceptions. Levy was a third-round pick of Detroit in 2009 and has been a starter since his rookie season. Middle linebacker Stephen Tulloch is the only Lions player with more tackles than Levy.

DE Ezekiel Ansah

- Defensive tackles Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley are the two big names along Detroit's defensive line and are two of the better defensive tackles in the league, but Ansah, the Lions' top pick in this year's draft, is developing into a productive player for Detroit as well. Many thought of Ansah as a project who may not contribute early, but he has four sacks the last three weeks and leads the Lions with seven sacks for the year.

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