Ranking the top NFL players of 2019: Nos. 50 - 26

Each year, NFL players rank their peers to determine the top 100 stars in the league. 

The list is published piece by piece, from No. 100 all the way to No. 1, in videos that feature commentary by the player's teammates and opponents. 

There was quite a bit of movement on the 2019 list compared to 2018. Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was among those who fell the farthest, landing at No. 44 after being ranked No. 18 last year. 

Alternatively, Green Bay Packers defensive tackle David Bakhtiari jumped from No. 91 all the way to No. 43, and New York Jets safety Jamal Adams leaped over 60 spots this year. 

Below, take a look at the players ranked from No. 50 to No. 26, beginning with Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield. Click on each player's name to find out more about their ranking. 

NFL Top 100 Players of 2019: Nos. 50 - 26
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NFL Top 100 Players of 2019: Nos. 50 - 26

50. Baker Mayfield, Cleveland Browns QB

2018 rank: N/A

(AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

49. Myles Garrett, Cleveland Browns DE

2018 rank: N/A

(AP Photo/David Richard, File)

49. Melvin Ingram, Los Angeles Chargers DE

2018 rank: 76

(AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

47. JuJu Smith-Schuster, Pittsburgh Steelers WR

2018 rank: N/A

(AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

46. Patrick Peterson, Arizona Cardinals CB

2018 rank: 23

(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

45. DeMarcus Lawrence, Dallas Cowboys DE

2018 rank: 34

(AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

44. Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers QB

2018 rank: 18

(AP Photo/Butch Dill)

43. David Bakhtiari, Green Bay Packers T

2018 rank: 91

(AP Photo/Bob Leverone, File)

42. Christian McCaffrey, Carolina Panthers RB

2018 rank: N/A

(Photo by Ronald C. Modra/Getty Images)

41. Cameron Jordan, New Orleans Saints DE

2018 rank: 26

(Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

40. Zach Ertz, Philadelphia Eagles TE

2018 rank: 68

(Photo by Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images)

39. Akiem Hicks, Chicago Bears DT

2018 rank: N/A

(Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)

38. Keenan Allen, Los Angeles Chargers WR

2018 rank: 41

(Photo by Scott Winters/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

37. Jamal Adams, New York Jets S

2018 rank: 100

(Photo by Joshua Sarner/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

36. Chris Jones, Kansas City Chiefs DE

2018 rank: N/A

(Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

35. Davante Adams, Green Bay Packers WR

2018 rank: 45

(Photo by Steven Ryan/Getty Images)

34. Melvin Gordon, Los Angeles Chargers RB

2018 rank: N/A

(Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)

33. Adam Thielen, Minnesota Vikings WR

2018 rank: 36

(Photo by Nick Wosika/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

32. Jared Goff, Los Angeles Rams QB

2018 rank: 38

(Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

31. Derwin James, Los Angeles Chargers S

2018 rank: N/A

(Photo by Scott Winters/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

30. Eddie Jackson, Chicago Bears S

2018 rank: N/A

(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

29. George Kittle, San Francisco 49ers TE

2018 rank: N/A

(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

28. Fletcher Cox, Philadelphia Eagles DT

2018 rank: 69

(AP Photo/Michael Perez)

27. Jalen Ramsey, Jacksonville Jaguars CB

2018 rank: 17

(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)

26. Darius Leonard, Indianapolis Colts LB

2018 rank: N/A

(AP Photo/Mark Zaleski)

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