Reed’s role as a rookie increased dramatically after Mario Williams was lost for the season in Week Five to a torn pectoral muscle. Reed improved so quickly that his total of 3.5 sacks in two playoff games was more than half his regular-season tally of six. Reed, Connor Barwin (11.5 sacks in 2011) and incoming first-round pick Whitney Mercilus give Houston the NFL’s top young trio of 3-4 outside pass-rushers. - Alex Marvez
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