ESPN has released its top-25 players under the age of 25, headlined by Micah Parsons at No. 1., Justin Jefferson at No. 2 and Ja'Marr Chase at No. 3.

ESPN's Jordan Reid writes that "a strong argument could be made that Parsons is the top defensive player in the game, regardless of age."

Justin Herbert is the first quarterback on the list at No. 5.

  1. Micah Parsons, DE/LB, Dallas Cowboys
  2. Justin Jefferson, WR, Minnesota Vikings
  3. Ja'Marr Chase, WR, Cincinnati Bengals
  4. Tristan Wirfs, OT, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
  5. Justin Herbert, QB, Los Angeles Chargers
  6. Quinnen Williams, DT, New York Jets
  7. Rashawn Slater, OT, Los Angeles Chargers
  8. Pat Surtain II, CB, Denver Broncos
  9. Jalen Hurts, QB, Philadelphia Eagles
  10. Tua Tagovailoa, QB, Miami Dolphins
  11. Brian Burns, DE, Carolina Panthers
  12. Andrew Thomas, OT, New York Giants
  13. DK Metcalf, WR, Seattle Seahawks
  14. Jaylen Waddle, WR, Miami Dolphins
  15. Trevon Diggs, CB, Dallas Cowboys
  16. Rashan Gary, DE, Green Bay Packers
  17. A.J. Terrell, CB, Atlanta Falcons
  18. Jonathan Taylor, RB, Indianapolis Colts
  19. CeeDee Lamb, WR, Dallas Cowboys
  20. Sauce Gardner, CB, New York Jets
  21. Justin Fields, QB, Chicago Bears
  22. Penei Sewell, OT, Detroit Lions
  23. Christian Darrisaw, OT, Minnesota Vikings
  24. Kyle Pitts, TE, Atlanta Falcons
  25. Antoine Winfield Jr., S, Tampa Bay Buccaneers