Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed was ranked as the 16th best player on NFL Network’s Top 100 Players of 2012. The rankings are determined exclusively by the players of the NFL. Ed Reed dropped 11 spots from last year’s list but is still the highest ranked safety on the list. Reed was injured for the majority of last season and his numbers took a significant dip from the year prior. Although his career is on the down slope, there’s no questioning the skill of the greatest safety of all time…Ed Reed.