Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2017)

Consensus of 17 Experts -
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Rank Player (Team) PosBye Best Worst Avg Std Dev
Tier 1 (EDIT)
1 J.J. Watt HOU DE1 7 1 2 1.1 0.2
2 Joey Bosa LAC DE2 9 1 6 2.5 1.1
3 Jason Pierre-Paul NYG DE3 8 2 5 3.5 0.8
Tier 2 (EDIT)
4 Danielle Hunter MIN DE4 9 2 12 5.1 2.6
5 Olivier Vernon NYG DE5 8 2 14 5.6 2.6
6 Carlos Dunlap CIN DE6 6 4 15 7.6 2.5
7 Aaron Donald LAR DT1 8 3 32 8.8 6.6
8 Calais Campbell JAC DE7 8 6 15 9.0 2.6
9 Everson Griffen MIN DE8 9 7 22 10.2 3.3
Tier 3 (EDIT)
10 Cameron Jordan NO DE9 5 7 19 11.8 3.2
11 Muhammad Wilkerson NYJ DE10 11 7 18 12.4 3.3
12 Ezekiel Ansah DET DE11 7 6 24 13.1 4.0
13 Leonard Williams NYJ DE12 11 10 16 14.3 1.6
14 DeForest Buckner SF DE13 11 6 28 14.5 5.0
15 Brandon Graham PHI DE14 10 8 24 15.8 3.6
16 Melvin Ingram LAC DE15 9 4 32 12.4 8.3
Tier 4 (EDIT)
17 Ndamukong Suh MIA DT2 11 12 28 17.8 3.6
18 Fletcher Cox PHI DE16 10 12 36 18.1 5.2
19 Sheldon Richardson NYJ DT3 11 11 41 21.9 6.3
20 Michael Bennett SEA DE17 6 12 30 21.2 4.3
21 Myles Garrett CLE DE18 9 9 33 21.6 6.3
22 Kawann Short CAR DT4 11 18 30 22.4 3.6
23 Cameron Wake MIA DE19 11 19 37 24.5 4.2
24 Jerry Hughes BUF DE20 6 13 33 22.3 6.2
Tier 5 (EDIT)
25 Trey Flowers NE DE21 9 13 40 24.1 6.5
26 Cameron Heyward PIT DE22 9 12 36 26.3 5.5
27 Cliff Avril SEA DE23 6 17 40 28.2 5.7
28 Damon Harrison NYG DT5 8 13 37 28.4 6.2
29 Geno Atkins CIN DT6 6 18 41 30.3 7.9
30 Marcell Dareus BUF DT7 6 23 39 30.1 4.3
31 Kony Ealy NE DE24 9 18 50 34.6 9.7
32 Frank Clark SEA DE25 6 20 43 31.8 5.6
Tier 6 (EDIT)
33 Jurrell Casey TEN DT8 8 15 45 35.6 7.7
34 Emmanuel Ogbah CLE DE26 9 24 39 30.8 4.6
35 Linval Joseph MIN DT9 9 27 44 32.9 4.9
36 Kyle Williams BUF DT10 6 25 45 37.3 7.4
37 Akiem Hicks CHI DE27 9 26 43 33.4 5.2
38 Stephon Tuitt PIT DE28 9 21 50 36.8 7.4
39 Noah Spence TB DE29 11 19 49 37.1 8.0
40 Jonathan Allen WAS DT11 5 22 55 41.8 10.4
41 Solomon Thomas SF DE30 11 19 59 42.9 10.0
42 Dante Fowler Jr. JAC DE31 8 24 56 39.8 8.8
43 Robert Ayers TB DE32 11 23 54 39.6 8.4
44 Gerald McCoy TB DT12 11 25 47 40.4 5.4
Tier 7 (EDIT)
45 Malik Jackson JAC DE33 8 29 59 42.9 9.2
46 Mario Addison CAR DE34 11 28 49 38.5 6.2
47 Derek Barnett PHI DE35 10 28 60 45.7 9.5
48 Derek Wolfe DEN DE36 5 30 48 39.9 5.3
Tier 8 (EDIT)
49 Chris Baker TB DE37 11 34 57 44.5 7.8
50 Rob Ninkovich FA DE38 36 60 46.8 8.4
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51 Sheldon Rankins NO DT13 5 38 55 48.0 5.7
52 Corey Liuget LAC DT14 9 42 59 48.1 5.6
53 William Gholston TB DE39 11 40 62 49.1 6.4
54 Taco Charlton DAL DE40 6 31 60 49.4 10.0
55 Demarcus Lawrence DAL DE41 6 39 69 50.0 8.7
56 Shaq Lawson BUF DE42 6 44 66 50.7 8.0
57 Benson Mayowa DAL DE43 6 31 80 51.8 14.5
58 Vinny Curry PHI DE44 10 33 72 52.3 11.2
59 Johnathan Hankins IND DT15 11 40 71 53.0 9.8
60 Malcom Brown NE DT16 9 45 61 53.4 6.4
61 Julius Peppers CAR DE45 11 38 67 53.5 11.6
62 Mike Daniels GB DE46 8 33 76 55.3 12.2
63 Adrian Clayborn ATL DE47 5 35 74 55.4 11.9
64 Danny Shelton CLE DT17 9 40 68 55.7 9.1
65 Andre Branch MIA DE48 11 41 72 55.7 9.4
66 William Hayes MIA DE49 11 48 69 57.7 7.9
67 Grady Jarrett ATL DT18 5 42 73 57.8 10.1
68 Charles Johnson CAR DE50 11 49 70 58.4 8.2
69 Stephen Paea DAL DE51 6 57 62 59.0 2.2
70 Jarvis Jenkins KC DE52 10 61 62 61.5 0.5
71 Mario Edwards OAK DE53 10 49 70 62.0 9.3
72 Tyrone Crawford DAL DT19 6 49 75 62.7 10.1
73 Allen Bailey KC DE54 10 59 79 67.0 8.6
74 Phil Taylor WAS DT20 5 60 82 71.0 11.0
75 Michael Johnson CIN DE55 6 54 92 73.0 19.0
76 Chris Long PHI DE56 10 77 78 77.5 0.5

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