Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2018)

Consensus of 20 Experts (26 available) -
Rank WSID Defensive Linemen (Team) PosBye Best Worst Avg Std Dev
Tier 1 
1 J.J. WattJ. Watt HOU DE1 10 1 18 3.6 1.4
2 Calais CampbellC. Campbell JAC DE2 9 3 12 5.2 1.9
3 Cameron JordanC. Jordan NO DE3 6 3 18 6.4 1.9
4 Joey BosaJ. Bosa LAC DE4 8 1 4 1.1 0.3
5 Chandler JonesC. Jones ARI DT1 9 1 30 7.6 4.9
Tier 2 
6 Aaron DonaldA. Donald LAR DT2 12 2 25 9.2 3.0
7 Melvin IngramM. Ingram LAC DE5 8 5 27 6.9 1.9
8 Ezekiel AnsahE. Ansah DET DE6 6 3 21 13.3 2.8
9 Demarcus LawrenceD. Lawrence DAL DE7 8 4 31 9.4 3.5
10 Carlos DunlapC. Dunlap CIN DE8 9 1 65 16.4 4.6
11 Everson GriffenE. Griffen MIN DE9 10 6 22 10.8 2.9
12 Jason Pierre-PaulJ. Pierre-Paul TB DE10 5 3 23 11.3 2.8
13 Danielle HunterD. Hunter MIN DE11 10 4 29 11.3 3.7
14 Myles GarrettM. Garrett CLE DE12 11 4 64 11.7 3.0
Tier 3 
15 Cameron HeywardC. Heyward PIT DE13 7 10 34 20.2 3.3
16 Trey FlowersT. Flowers NE DE14 11 3 31 15.2 4.3
17 Brandon GrahamB. Graham PHI DE15 9 12 26 17.6 2.6
18 DeForest BucknerD. Buckner SF DT3 11 13 38 22.4 5.2
Tier 4 
19 Leonard WilliamsL. Williams NYJ DE16 11 13 62 28.8 6.1
20 Frank ClarkF. Clark SEA DE17 7 13 82 25.1 5.4
21 Muhammad WilkersonM. Wilkerson GB DE18 7 6 54 25.2 5.2
22 Yannick NgakoueY. Ngakoue JAC DE19 9 12 96 19.8 3.1
23 Mario AddisonM. Addison CAR DE20 4 14 35 25.6 3.7
24 Khalil MackK. Mack CHI LB1 5 1 19 2.6 1.1
25 Fletcher CoxF. Cox PHI DT4 9 3 93 33.8 6.8
26 Akiem HicksA. Hicks CHI DE21 5 8 40 25.7 5.0
27 Ndamukong SuhN. Suh LAR DT5 12 16 53 30.9 5.4
28 Jurrell CaseyJ. Casey TEN DT6 8 7 52 31.1 6.0
29 Jabaal SheardJ. Sheard IND DE22 9 9 43 27.9 4.4
30 Markus GoldenM. Golden ARI DE23 9 16 51 27.9 9.9
Tier 5 
31 Kawann ShortK. Short CAR DT7 4 11 50 33.9 6.3
32 Damon HarrisonD. Harrison NYG DT8 9 23 44 35.2 5.7
33 Vic BeasleyV. Beasley ATL DT9 8 13 29 24.1 4.2
34 Geno AtkinsG. Atkins CIN DT10 9 12 59 35.4 6.5
35 Linval JosephL. Joseph MIN DT11 10 10 54 38.3 4.7
36 Cameron WakeC. Wake MIA DE24 11 14 69 40.6 7.2
37 Robert QuinnR. Quinn MIA DE25 11 8 97 36.7 9.6
38 Gerald McCoyG. McCoy TB DT12 5 24 58 42.9 5.8
39 Jerry HughesJ. Hughes BUF DE26 11 18 72 39.3 8.3
40 Emmanuel OgbahE. Ogbah CLE DE27 11 18 51 39.6 6.2
41 Bruce IrvinB. Irvin OAK DT13 7 15 34 25.0 5.7
42 Michael BennettM. Bennett PHI DE28 9 16 152 40.4 10.1
43 Vinny CurryV. Curry TB DE29 5 32 92 51.3 9.6
44 Derek BarnettD. Barnett PHI DE30 9 30 64 40.0 5.8
45 Solomon ThomasS. Thomas SF DE31 11 22 94 40.4 3.4
46 Jadeveon ClowneyJ. Clowney HOU DE32 10 10 20 16.4 2.7
Tier 6 
47 Malik JacksonM. Jackson JAC DT14 9 27 78 42.8 7.4
48 Julius PeppersJ. Peppers CAR DE33 4 24 57 46.5 3.8
49 Stephon TuittS. Tuitt PIT DE34 7 28 67 51.7 5.4
50 Mike DanielsM. Daniels GB DT15 7 21 59 43.9 10.3
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51 Sheldon RichardsonS. Richardson MIN DE35 10 27 84 49.5 2.5
52 Dalvin TomlinsonD. Tomlinson NYG DT16 9 20 68 49.4 8.2
53 Kenny ClarkK. Clark GB DT17 7 38 76 49.7 5.6
54 Dante Fowler Jr.D. Fowler JAC DE36 9 34 178 53.4 9.8
55 Nazair JonesN. Jones SEA DT18 7 26 112 38.1 9.7
56 Alex OkaforA. Okafor NO DE37 6 2 81 42.3 4.3
57 Grady JarrettG. Jarrett ATL DT19 8 28 60 50.0 6.5
58 Adrian ClaybornA. Clayborn NE DE38 11 40 103 52.9 9.2
Tier 7 
59 Marcus DavenportM. Davenport NO DE39 6 33 215 52.5 15.2
60 Chris JonesC. Jones KC DT20 12 44 75 46.4 1.6
61 Kerry HyderK. Hyder DET DT21 6 35 58 47.4 6.0
62 Olsen PierreO. Pierre ARI DE40 9 31 119 50.8 14.2
63 Derek WolfeD. Wolfe DEN DE41 10 42 83 53.4 7.6
64 Olivier VernonO. Vernon NYG LB2 9 10 21 15.7 4.5
65 Corvey IrvinC. Irvin FA DT22 39 48 43.0 3.2
66 Noah SpenceN. Spence TB DE42 5 38 174 57.8 10.5
67 Jonathan AllenJ. Allen WAS DT23 4 40 72 58.4 10.4
68 A'Shawn RobinsonA. Robinson DET DT24 6 37 81 59.0 14.6
69 Michael JohnsonM. Johnson CIN DE43 9 48 101 59.4 11.5
70 David IrvingD. Irving DAL DT25 8 54 66 59.6 4.4
71 Anthony ZettelA. Zettel CLE DT26 11 48 256 59.8 9.7
72 Dion JordanD. Jordan SEA DE44 7 42 114 62.0 20.8
73 Shaq LawsonS. Lawson BUF DE45 11 52 138 64.4 13.2
74 Malcom BrownM. Brown NE DT27 11 39 67 52.3 11.6
75 Bennie LoganB. Logan TEN DT28 8 36 54 42.0 8.5
76 Terrell McClainT. McClain ATL DT29 8 37 48 43.7 4.8
77 Larry OgunjobiL. Ogunjobi CLE DT30 11 30 79 54.0 20.0
Tier 8 
78 Daquan JonesD. Jones TEN DT31 8 57 75 63.7 8.1
79 Brooks ReedB. Reed ATL DE46 8 32 100 64.0 27.9
80 Da'Shawn HandD. Hand DET DT32 6 36 198 93.0 74.3
81 Arik ArmsteadA. Armstead SF DE47 11 54 85 67.0 13.1
82 Stacy McGeeS. McGee WAS DT33 4 35 171 87.3 59.8
83 Sheldon RankinsS. Rankins NO DT34 6 53 90 69.0 15.5
84 Kyle WilliamsK. Williams BUF DT35 11 41 110 81.3 26.2
85 Trent MurphyT. Murphy BUF DE48 11 45 55 50.0 5.0
86 Tyrone CrawfordT. Crawford DAL DT36 8 45 99 72.0 22.0
87 Takkarist McKinleyT. McKinley ATL LB3 8 35 67 51.0 16.0
88 Michael BrockersM. Brockers LAR DT37 12 51 105 75.0 22.4
89 Kony EalyK. Ealy FA DE49 47 266 126.0 99.3
90 Michael PierceM. Pierce BAL DT38 10 44 70 57.0 13.0
91 Marcell DareusM. Dareus JAC DT39 9 41 74 57.5 16.5
92 D.J. ReaderD. Reader HOU DT40 10 48 68 58.0 10.0
93 Jonathan BullardJ. Bullard CHI DT41 5 49 84 66.5 17.5
94 Danny SheltonD. Shelton NE DT42 11 38 125 86.0 36.1
95 Brandon WilliamsB. Williams BAL DT43 10 45 91 68.0 23.0
96 Brent UrbanB. Urban BAL DE50 10 58 80 69.0 11.0
97 Steve McLendonS. McLendon NYJ DT44 11 35 106 70.5 35.5
98 Jarran ReedJ. Reed SEA DT45 7 73 97 85.7 9.8
99 William GholstonW. Gholston TB DE51 5 36 151 98.3 47.4
Tier 9 
100 Deatrich WiseD. Wise NE DE52 11 69 186 111.3 53.0
101 Taco CharltonT. Charlton DAL DE53 8 72 123 90.7 23.0
102 Justin EllisJ. Ellis OAK DT46 7 47 103 75.0 28.0
103 Javon HargraveJ. Hargrave PIT DT47 7 61 93 77.0 16.0
104 Tarell BashamT. Basham NYJ DE54 11 41 137 89.0 48.0
105 Eddie GoldmanE. Goldman CHI DT48 5 74 83 78.5 4.5
106 Michael BennettM. Bennett ATL DT49 8 49 181 115.0 66.0
107 Taven BryanT. Bryan JAC DT50 9 55 216 126.7 66.9
108 Denico AutryD. Autry IND DE55 9 76 89 82.5 6.5
109 William HayesW. Hayes MIA DE56 11 70 116 95.0 19.0
110 Rasheem GreenR. Green SEA DE57 7 54 214 134.0 80.0
111 Robert NkemdicheR. Nkemdiche ARI DT51 9 66 104 85.0 19.0
112 B.J. HillB. Hill NYG DT52 9 86 89 87.5 1.5
113 Benson MayowaB. Mayowa ARI DE58 9 60 150 105.0 45.0
114 Andre BranchA. Branch MIA DE59 11 61 177 119.0 58.0
115 Allen BaileyA. Bailey KC DE60 12 82 95 88.5 6.5
116 Willie HenryW. Henry BAL DT53 10 63 131 97.0 34.0
117 Trevon ColeyT. Coley CLE DT54 11 78 101 89.5 11.5
118 Connor BarwinC. Barwin NYG DE61 9 64 189 126.5 62.5
119 Mario EdwardsM. Edwards NYG DE62 9 64 265 164.5 100.5
120 Dontari PoeD. Poe CAR DT55 4 73 107 90.0 17.0
121 Corey LiugetC. Liuget LAC DT56 8 71 190 124.7 49.3
122 Charles HarrisC. Harris MIA DE63 11 70 176 123.0 53.0
123 Matt IoannidisM. Ioannidis WAS DT57 4 71 120 95.5 24.5
Tier 10 
124 Trey HendricksonT. Hendrickson NO DE64 6 80 144 112.0 32.0
125 Wes HortonW. Horton CAR DE65 4 80 163 121.5 41.5
126 Domata PekoD. Peko DEN DT58 10 98 102 100.0 2.0
127 Sam HubbardS. Hubbard CIN DE66 9 85 223 154.0 69.0
128 Da'Ron PayneD. Payne WAS DT59 4 96 106 101.0 5.0
129 Davon GodchauxD. Godchaux MIA DT60 11 87 130 108.5 21.5
130 Shelby HarrisS. Harris DEN DE67 10 88 149 118.5 30.5
131 Cassius MarshC. Marsh SF DE68 11 91 179 135.0 44.0
132 Tyson AlualuT. Alualu PIT DT61 7 94 140 117.0 23.0
133 Breeland SpeaksB. Speaks KC DE69 12 100 231 165.5 65.5
134 Dominique EasleyD. Easley LAR DT62 12 104 202 153.0 49.0
Tier 11 
135 Maliek CollinsM. Collins DAL DT63 8 111 188 149.5 38.5
136 Zach KerrZ. Kerr DEN DT64 10 112 141 126.5 14.5
137 Adolphus WashingtonA. Washington CIN DT65 9 115 136 125.5 10.5

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