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John Clayton's Top 10 Impact Rookies

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No. 6: DE Bruce Irvin

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Maybe Irvin isn't a starter and Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll eventually will be criticized for drafting a backup at No. 15. But Irvin is probably the draft's best pass-rusher and should put up double-digit sack numbers early in his career.