Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2017)

Consensus of 22 Experts -
Rank WSID Defensive Backs (Team) PosBye Best Worst Avg Std Dev
Tier 1 
1 Landon Collins NYG S1 8 1 9 1.5 1.7
2 Keanu Neal ATL S2 5 2 28 3.9 5.4
Tier 2 
3 Reshad Jones MIA S3 1 2 11 4.4 2.2
4 Harrison Smith MIN S4 9 1 19 6.1 3.7
5 Morgan Burnett GB S5 8 3 19 6.7 3.9
6 Johnathan Cyprien TEN S6 8 1 27 7.1 7.5
7 Barry Church JAC S7 8 4 12 7.4 2.6
8 Tony Jefferson BAL S8 10 4 23 8.8 4.9
Tier 3 
9 Karl Joseph OAK S9 10 6 28 12.3 5.6
10 Hasean Clinton-Dix GB S10 8 6 39 12.8 8.2
11 Kenny Vaccaro NO S11 5 8 22 13.9 4.1
12 Eric Weddle BAL S12 10 7 26 14.8 4.6
13 Kurt Coleman CAR S13 11 10 29 14.2 5.2
14 T.J. Ward TB S14 1 9 27 13.7 5.4
15 Tyrann Mathieu ARI S15 8 3 33 17.8 5.8
Tier 4 
16 Jamal Adams NYJ S16 11 6 83 20.2 17.0
17 Eric Reid SF S17 11 5 154 27.8 30.2
18 Sean Davis PIT S18 9 9 42 21.1 7.7
19 Logan Ryan TEN CB1 8 6 32 21.0 5.2
20 Antoine Bethea ARI S19 8 13 66 23.7 10.8
21 Malcolm Jenkins PHI S20 10 13 62 24.3 10.0
22 Jahleel Addae LAC S21 9 9 38 25.6 7.1
23 Byron Jones DAL S22 6 15 67 27.8 9.8
Tier 5 
24 Chris Conte TB S23 1 14 66 32.0 16.3
25 Tavon Wilson DET S24 7 7 48 28.6 8.7
26 Bashaud Breeland WAS CB2 5 21 39 27.8 4.4
27 Micah Hyde BUF S25 6 15 52 31.9 10.4
28 Vonn Bell NO S26 5 21 60 30.6 8.6
29 Jabrill Peppers CLE S27 9 16 141 35.0 29.0
30 Keith Tandy TB S28 1 4 80 42.9 21.6
31 Daryl Worley CAR CB3 11 24 65 39.1 11.3
32 Corey Graham PHI S29 10 21 179 52.7 43.6
Tier 6 
33 Earl Thomas SEA S30 6 10 107 43.2 19.0
34 A.J. Bouye JAC CB4 8 10 82 43.7 18.9
35 Clayton Geathers IND S31 11 22 173 44.3 34.4
36 Marcus Peters KC CB5 10 19 94 38.6 14.8
37 Patrick Chung NE S32 9 11 82 51.1 13.7
38 David Amerson OAK CB6 10 11 70 52.0 17.4
39 Devin McCourty NE S33 9 14 74 43.7 14.5
40 Jeff Heath DAL S34 6 15 50 35.3 14.8
41 Quintin Demps CHI S35 9 18 100 43.3 17.7
42 Justin Simmons DEN S36 5 20 48 35.6 10.6
43 Xavier Rhodes MIN CB7 9 20 95 56.6 17.5
44 Jordan Poyer BUF S37 6 21 84 50.1 17.8
45 Mike Adams CAR S38 11 25 57 40.4 7.8
46 Jalen Ramsey JAC CB8 8 22 85 47.6 14.5
Tier 7 
47 Rodney McLeod PHI S39 10 24 81 44.0 12.4
48 Vernon Hargreaves TB CB9 1 24 88 45.9 12.9
49 Casey Hayward LAC CB10 9 24 93 50.6 13.2
50 Patrick Peterson ARI CB11 8 24 178 78.7 51.0
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51 Marcus Cooper CHI CB12 9 25 100 57.3 24.8
52 Joe Haden PIT CB13 9 25 122 78.0 40.1
53 Reggie Nelson OAK S40 10 29 58 38.1 8.0
54 Darius Butler IND CB14 11 27 50 40.8 8.1
55 Deshazor Everett WAS CB15 5 27 76 51.5 21.3
56 D.J. Swearinger WAS S41 5 29 102 47.2 15.0
57 Josh Norman WAS CB16 5 29 127 51.0 21.9
Tier 8 
58 Trumaine Johnson LAR CB17 8 30 89 59.3 17.5
59 Shawn Williams CIN S42 6 32 114 46.4 17.9
60 Kevin Byard TEN S43 8 32 71 47.0 17.1
61 Ronald Darby PHI CB18 10 31 64 47.8 10.4
62 Daniel Sorensen KC S44 10 34 61 48.7 7.5
63 Michael Mitchell PIT S45 9 34 82 51.7 14.8
64 Ricardo Allen ATL S46 5 41 99 52.9 13.1
65 Malcolm Butler NE CB19 9 38 72 54.3 9.2
66 Tyvon Branch ARI S47 8 40 72 56.0 16.0
67 Jimmie Ward SF CB20 11 39 73 56.4 11.6
68 Ron Parker KC S48 10 32 113 56.9 18.4
69 Xavien Howard MIA CB21 1 32 90 57.7 24.1
70 Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie NYG CB22 8 37 72 58.9 12.9
71 Lamarcus Joyner LAR S49 8 38 88 60.4 20.4
72 Andrew Sendejo MIN S50 9 52 84 61.0 10.3
73 Bradley McDougald SEA S51 6 33 157 61.4 39.1
74 Artie Burns PIT CB23 9 41 87 62.2 19.0
75 Maurice Alexander FA S52 40 160 63.2 35.4
76 Briean Boddy-Calhoun CLE CB24 9 36 91 63.5 27.5
77 Jalen Mills PHI S53 10 44 84 64.0 20.0
78 Brent Grimes TB CB25 1 51 96 64.8 13.7
79 Budda Baker ARI S54 8 31 217 65.7 52.6
80 Jason McCourty CLE CB26 9 52 92 67.4 12.8
81 Miles Killebrew DET S55 7 43 90 68.1 17.7
82 Darian Stewart DEN S56 5 53 97 69.3 17.0
83 Shareece Wright BUF CB27 6 67 72 69.5 2.5
84 Glover Quin DET S57 7 63 88 71.7 8.0
85 Robert Alford ATL CB28 5 45 139 73.5 27.9
86 Josh Jones GB S58 8 42 135 74.5 37.4
87 T.J. McDonald MIA S59 1 40 214 74.7 50.9
88 Marcus Maye NYJ S60 11 46 121 74.7 33.1
89 Chris Harris DEN CB29 5 58 130 74.7 23.2
90 DeShawn Shead SEA S61 6 50 153 75.7 35.2
91 James Bradberry CAR CB30 11 64 85 76.3 7.7
92 Calvin Pryor FA S62 41 234 77.0 64.7
93 Janoris Jenkins NYG CB31 8 44 115 77.2 24.6
94 Dwight Lowery FA S63 65 91 78.0 13.0
95 Prince Amukamara CHI CB32 9 70 89 78.2 6.2
96 Adoree' Jackson TEN CB33 8 48 129 78.3 36.1
97 George Iloka CIN S64 6 60 152 82.0 31.9
98 Marshon Lattimore NO CB34 5 40 142 83.3 36.9
99 Stephon Gilmore NE CB35 9 46 133 84.3 36.3
100 Eli Apple NYG CB36 8 39 132 85.5 46.5
101 J.J. Wilcox PIT S65 9 47 195 87.2 50.8
102 T.J. Green IND S66 11 46 150 92.8 37.2
103 Aqib Talib DEN CB37 5 73 134 93.4 21.4
104 Byron Maxwell SEA CB38 6 85 104 94.5 9.5
105 Vontae Davis FA CB39 49 156 102.5 53.5
106 Buster Skrine NYJ CB40 11 98 110 104.0 6.0
107 Adrian Amos CHI S67 9 78 164 109.7 38.6
108 Sean Smith OAK CB41 10 86 145 115.5 29.5
109 Alterraun Verner MIA CB42 1 84 158 121.0 37.0
110 Terence Newman MIN CB43 9 99 149 124.0 25.0
111 Kenneth Acker KC CB44 10 33 232 132.5 99.5
112 Marcus Gilchrist HOU S68 7 96 200 148.0 52.0
113 Justin Evans TB S69 1 49 320 150.0 120.9
114 Ibraheim Campbell HOU S70 7 75 230 152.5 77.5
115 Eddie Jackson CHI S71 9 37 276 156.5 119.5
116 Marlon Humphrey BAL CB45 10 88 250 169.0 81.0
117 Jamal Agnew DET CB46 7 43 326 184.5 141.5
118 Deangelo Hall WAS S72 5 97 280 188.5 91.5

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