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The NFL Top 100 Players of 2014 was the fourth season in the series. It ended with reigning NFL MVP Peyton Manning being ranked No.1, while Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith was not ranked on the list.

NFL Top 100 Players of 2014
Peyton Manning - Broncos.jpg
Peyton Manning, the #1 ranked player
Country of originUnited States
No. of episodes11
Release
Original networkNFL Network
Original releaseMay 10 (2014-05-10) –
July 9, 2014 (2014-07-09)
Season chronology
← Previous
2013
Next →
2015

Episode listEdit

Episode
No.
Air date Numbers
revealed
1 May 10 100–91
2 May 17 90–81
3 May 24 80–71
4 May 31 70–61
5 June 7 60–51
6 June 14 50–41
7 June 21 40–31
8 June 28 30–21
9 July 5 20–11
10 July 12 10–6
11 July 12 5–1

The listEdit

Rank Player Position 2013 Team 2014 Team Rank Change Reference
1 Peyton Manning Quarterback Denver Broncos   1 1
2 Calvin Johnson Wide receiver Detroit Lions   1 2
3 Tom Brady Quarterback New England Patriots   1 3
4 Adrian Peterson Running back Minnesota Vikings   3 4
5 LeSean McCoy Running back Philadelphia Eagles   40 5
6 Drew Brees Quarterback New Orleans Saints   5 6
7 Richard Sherman Cornerback Seattle Seahawks   43 7
8 Jamaal Charles Running back Kansas City Chiefs   12 8
9 A. J. Green Wide receiver Cincinnati Bengals   7 9
10 Jimmy Graham Tight end New Orleans Saints NR 10
11 Aaron Rodgers Quarterback Green Bay Packers   5 11
12 J. J. Watt Defensive end Houston Texans   7 12
13 Robert Quinn Defensive end St. Louis Rams NR 13
14 Marshawn Lynch Running back Seattle Seahawks   10 14
15 Luke Kuechly Linebacker Carolina Panthers   64 15
16 Josh Gordon Wide receiver Cleveland Browns NR 16
17 Earl Thomas Safety Seattle Seahawks   49 17
18 Joe Thomas Offensive tackle Cleveland Browns   10 18
19 Robert Mathis Linebacker Indianapolis Colts   55 19
20 Russell Wilson Quarterback Seattle Seahawks   31 20
21 Andre Johnson Wide receiver Houston Texans   7 21
22 Patrick Peterson Cornerback Arizona Cardinals   11 22
23 Antonio Brown Wide receiver Pittsburgh Steelers NR 23
24 Cam Newton Quarterback Carolina Panthers   22 24
25 Dez Bryant Wide receiver Dallas Cowboys   10 25
26 Terrell Suggs Linebacker Baltimore Ravens   30 26
27 Patrick Willis Linebacker San Francisco 49ers   17 27
28 Gerald McCoy Defensive tackle Tampa Bay Buccaneers   64 28
29 Mario Williams Defensive end Buffalo Bills   43 29
30 Andrew Luck Quarterback Indianapolis Colts   7 30
31 Ben Roethlisberger Quarterback Pittsburgh Steelers   30 31
32 Kyle Williams Defensive tackle Buffalo Bills NR 32
33 Aldon Smith Linebacker San Francisco 49ers   26 33
34 Philip Rivers Quarterback San Diego Chargers NR 34
35 Lavonte David Linebacker Tampa Bay Buccaneers NR 35
36 Brandon Marshall Wide receiver Chicago Bears   9 36
37 Darrelle Revis Cornerback Tampa Bay Buccaneers New England Patriots   30 37
38 Larry Fitzgerald Wide receiver Arizona Cardinals   16 38
39 Joe Haden Cornerback Cleveland Browns NR 39
40 Ndamukong Suh Defensive tackle Detroit Lions   0 40
41 Rob Gronkowski Tight end New England Patriots   16 41
42 Muhammad Wilkerson Defensive end New York Jets NR 42
43 Tamba Hali Linebacker Kansas City Chiefs NR 43
44 Vincent Jackson Wide receiver Tampa Bay Buccaneers   8 44
45 Haloti Ngata Defensive tackle Baltimore Ravens   3 45
46 Frank Gore Running back San Francisco 49ers   14 46
47 NaVorro Bowman Linebacker San Francisco 49ers   10 47
48 Geno Atkins Defensive tackle Cincinnati Bengals   12 48
49 Demaryius Thomas Wide receiver Denver Broncos   19 49
50 Eric Berry Safety Kansas City Chiefs NR 50
51 Vernon Davis Tight end San Francisco 49ers   13 51
52 Vontaze Burfict Linebacker Cincinnati Bengals NR 52
53 Greg Hardy Defensive end Carolina Panthers NR 53
54 Alshon Jeffery Wide receiver Chicago Bears NR 54
55 Marshal Yanda Guard Baltimore Ravens NR 55
56 DeMarcus Ware Linebacker Dallas Cowboys Denver Broncos   44 56
57 Justin Houston Linebacker Kansas City Chiefs   8 57
58 Joe Flacco Quarterback Baltimore Ravens   39 58
59 DeAndre Levy Linebacker Detroit Lions NR 59
60 Trent Williams Offensive tackle Washington Redskins   39 60
61 Troy Polamalu Safety Pittsburgh Steelers   30 61
62 Marcell Dareus Defensive tackle Buffalo Bills NR 62
63 DeSean Jackson Wide receiver Philadelphia Eagles Washington Redskins NR 63
64 Derrick Johnson Linebacker Kansas City Chiefs   5 64
65 Kam Chancellor Safety Seattle Seahawks NR 65
66 Cameron Wake Defensive end Miami Dolphins   23 66
67 Jason Peters Offensive tackle Philadelphia Eagles NR 67
68 Jared Allen Defensive end Minnesota Vikings Chicago Bears   8 68
69 Justin Smith Defensive end San Francisco 49ers   40 69
70 Nick Foles Quarterback Philadelphia Eagles NR 70
71 Tony Romo Quarterback Dallas Cowboys NR 71
72 Antrel Rolle Safety New York Giants NR 72
73 Wes Welker Wide receiver Denver Broncos   29 73
74 Tim Jennings Cornerback Chicago Bears   5 74
75 Joe Staley Offensive tackle San Francisco 49ers   3 75
76 Von Miller Linebacker Denver Broncos   67 76
77 Clay Matthews Linebacker Green Bay Packers   46 77
78 Tyron Smith Offensive tackle Dallas Cowboys NR 78
79 Aqib Talib Cornerback New England Patriots Denver Broncos NR 79
80 Pierre Garçon Wide receiver Washington Redskins NR 80
81 Colin Kaepernick Quarterback San Francisco 49ers   0 81
82 T. J. Ward Safety Cleveland Browns Denver Broncos NR 82
83 Jordy Nelson Wide receiver Green Bay Packers NR 83
84 Kiko Alonso Linebacker Buffalo Bills NR 84
85 Reggie Bush Running back Detroit Lions NR 85
86 Duane Brown Offensive tackle Houston Texans   38 86
87 DeMarco Murray Running back Dallas Cowboys NR 87
88 Evan Mathis Guard Philadelphia Eagles NR 88
89 Charles Clay Tight end Miami Dolphins NR 89
90 Eddie Lacy Running back Green Bay Packers NR 90
91 Matt Forte Running back Chicago Bears NR 91
92 Eric Weddle Safety San Diego Chargers NR 92
93 Ryan Kalil Center Carolina Panthers NR 93
94 Sheldon Richardson Defensive tackle New York Jets NR 94
95 Brent Grimes Cornerback Miami Dolphins NR 95
96 Daryl Washington Linebacker Arizona Cardinals   2 96
97 Louis Vasquez Guard Denver Broncos NR 97
98 Jason Witten Tight end Dallas Cowboys   57 98
99 Cameron Jordan Defensive end New Orleans Saints NR 99
100 Matthew Stafford Quarterback Detroit Lions   24 100