These rankings  are about players who was listed as the 1st string/starter in 2012, many players such as James Jones and Darren Sporles didn’t qualify due to ether the lack of starts or injures.

 Here is the starting free safeties per team:

AFC: Jarius Byrd (Bills), Chris Clemons (Dolphins), LaRon Landry (Jets), Devin McCourtey (Patriots), Ed Reed (Ravens), Reggie Nelson (Bengals), Usama Young (Browns), Ryan Clark (Steelers), Grover Quinn (Texans), Antoine Bethia (Colts), Dwight Lowery (Jaguars), Michael Griffin (Titians), Rahim Moore (Broncos), Abram Elam (Chiefs), Matt Gionardo (Raiders), Eric Weddle (Chargers)

NFC: Gerald Sensbaugh (Cowboys), Antrel Rolle (Giants), Kurt Coleman (Eagles), Madieu Williams (Redskins), Chris Conte (Bears), Louis Delmas (Lions), Morgan Burnett (Packers), Harrison Smith (Vikings), Thomas DeCoud (Falcons), Hauriki Nakamura (Panthers), Malcolm Jenkins (Saints), Ronde Barber (Buccaneers), Kerry Rhodes (Cardinals), Craig Dahl (Rams), Dashon Goldson (49ers), Earl Thomas (Seahawks)


32. Michael Griffin, Titans

31. Hauriki Nakamura, Panthers

30. Kurt Coleman, Eagles

29. Craig Dahl, Rams

28. Madieu Williams, Redskins

27. Chris Conte, Bears

26. Matt Gionardo, Raiders

25. Abram Elam, Chiefs

24. Malcolm Jenkins, Saints

23. Usama Young, Browns

22. Antrel Rolle, Giants

21. Chris Clemons, Dolphins

20. Dwight Lowery, Jaguars

19. Louis Delmas, Lions

18. Gerald Sensbaugh, Cowboys

17. Grover Quinn, Texans

16. Rahim Moore, Broncos

15. Reggie Nelson, Bengals

14. Ronde Barber, Buccaneers

13. Kerry Rhodes, Cardinals

12. Antoine Bethia, Colts

11. Harrison Smith, Vikings

10. Devin McCourtey, Patriots

9. Ryan Clark, Steelers

8. Morgan Burnett, Packers

7. Thomas DeCoud, Falcons

6. LaRon Landry, Jets

5. Dashon Goldson, 49ers

4. Ed Reed, Ravens

3. Jarius Byrd, Bills

2. Earl Thomas, Seahawks

1. Eric Weddle, Chargers