Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2017)

Consensus of 52 Experts (83 available) -
Rank Tight Ends (Team) Bye Best Worst Avg Std Dev ADP vs. ADP
Tier 1 
1 Rob Gronkowski NE 9 1 5 1.1 0.6 1.0 0.0
Tier 2 
2 Travis Kelce KC 10 1 4 2.1 0.5 2.0 0.0
3 Greg Olsen CAR 11 2 6 3.6 0.7 3.0 0.0
4 Jordan Reed WAS 5 2 9 4.0 1.4 4.0 0.0
Tier 3 
5 Jimmy Graham SEA 6 2 9 4.9 1.3 5.0 0.0
6 Kyle Rudolph MIN 9 2 12 6.9 1.5 6.0 0.0
7 Tyler Eifert CIN 6 4 17 7.2 1.9 8.0 +1.0
8 Zach Ertz PHI 10 4 13 8.2 2.0 7.0 -1.0
9 Delanie Walker TEN 8 3 13 8.5 1.7 9.0 0.0
Tier 4 
10 Martellus Bennett GB 8 6 16 10.2 2.0 10.0 0.0
11 Eric Ebron DET 7 6 17 12.0 2.3 12.0 +1.0
12 Hunter Henry LAC 9 6 22 12.2 2.8 11.0 -1.0
13 Jack Doyle IND 11 8 29 13.2 2.9 13.0 0.0
14 Coby Fleener NO 5 11 29 15.4 3.2 17.0 +3.0
15 Jason Witten DAL 6 11 26 15.4 2.7 14.0 -1.0
Tier 5 
16 Austin Hooper ATL 5 11 25 16.7 3.0 15.0 -1.0
17 C.J. Fiedorowicz HOU 7 8 28 18.0 3.5 23.0 +6.0
18 Cameron Brate TB 1 10 26 18.6 3.4 22.0 +4.0
19 Julius Thomas MIA 1 12 93 21.5 13.7 19.0 0.0
20 Antonio Gates LAC 9 14 28 20.0 2.8 20.0 0.0
21 Charles Clay BUF 6 10 34 22.3 5.1 27.0 +6.0
22 Evan Engram NYG 8 14 31 21.9 3.9 18.0 -4.0
Tier 6 
23 Jared Cook OAK 10 13 33 22.7 3.7 21.0 -2.0
24 O.J. Howard TB 1 11 42 24.4 4.6 16.0 -8.0
25 Zach Miller CHI 9 15 44 27.9 5.3 34.0 +9.0
26 Austin Seferian-Jenkins NYJ 11 18 35 26.2 4.5 26.0 0.0
27 Vance McDonald PIT 9 17 43 28.0 4.9 33.0 +6.0
28 Jermaine Gresham ARI 8 18 42 31.0 4.9 31.0 +3.0
29 Tyler Higbee LAR 8 17 52 31.7 5.5 28.0 -1.0
30 Maxx Williams BAL 10 17 91 37.9 11.7 45.0 +15.0
31 David Njoku CLE 9 20 34 25.7 3.4 24.0 -7.0
32 Benjamin Watson BAL 10 20 56 32.9 7.3 30.0 -2.0
Tier 7 
33 Dwayne Allen NE 9 21 39 28.5 4.1 29.0 -4.0
34 George Kittle SF 11 22 45 31.9 4.8 32.0 -2.0
35 Jesse James PIT 9 22 56 32.4 7.4 25.0 -10.0
36 Vernon Davis WAS 5 25 42 33.4 4.0 37.0 +1.0
37 Gerald Everett LAR 8 21 58 35.6 7.5 35.0 -2.0
38 Marcedes Lewis JAC 8 30 52 37.3 5.0
39 Ryan Griffin HOU 7 30 50 38.2 5.0 48.0 +9.0
40 A.J. Derby DEN 5 30 57 38.3 6.6
41 Nick Boyle BAL 10 29 47 39.0 6.3 43.0 +2.0
42 Dion Sims CHI 9 29 64 39.5 7.3 40.0 -2.0
43 Seth DeValve CLE 9 25 59 39.8 7.3 39.0 -4.0
44 Ladarius Green FA 27 59 40.1 10.5 36.0 -8.0
45 Adam Shaheen CHI 9 31 64 41.5 8.5 41.0 -4.0
46 Gary Barnidge FA 30 60 41.5 11.9
47 Virgil Green DEN 5 27 50 42.0 6.3
48 Lance Kendricks GB 8 24 61 42.9 8.1
49 Trey Burton PHI 10 30 54 44.4 5.6
50 Mychal Rivera JAC 8 36 52 44.6 5.3
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51 Garrett Celek SF 11 32 57 44.6 7.0
52 Josh Hill NO 5 37 58 45.6 5.2
53 Clive Walford OAK 10 41 53 47.0 3.0
54 Luke Willson SEA 6 30 60 47.8 7.3
55 Ben Koyack JAC 8 41 54 49.6 4.3
56 Brandon Williams IND 11 34 66 50.0 16.0
57 Larry Donnell FA 43 58 50.5 7.5
58 Levine Toilolo ATL 5 38 56 50.8 5.5
59 Will Tye NYJ 11 37 79 51.8 12.3
60 Jonnu Smith TEN 8 37 58 52.3 6.5 47.0 -13.0
61 Jordan Leggett NYJ 11 33 76 52.5 11.1 46.0 -15.0
62 Richard Rodgers GB 8 27 78 54.8 14.4
63 Brent Celek PHI 10 45 66 57.2 7.2
64 Demetrius Harris KC 10 38 100 57.6 16.6
65 Xavier Grimble PIT 9 45 84 57.6 13.1
66 Rico Gathers DAL 6 38 104 57.7 22.0 38.0 -28.0
67 Nick O'Leary BUF 6 51 70 58.2 6.7
68 Jake Butt DEN 5 32 102 58.3 19.3 44.0 -24.0
69 Darren Fells DET 7 50 71 58.3 7.4
70 Anthony Fasano MIA 1 46 68 58.4 6.0
71 Rhett Ellison NYG 8 44 81 58.9 10.8
72 Bucky Hodges FA 51 75 60.4 9.2
73 Ed Dickson CAR 11 54 75 61.3 7.1
74 Jerell Adams NYG 8 40 80 61.8 14.1
75 Jeff Heuerman DEN 5 45 78 61.9 12.0
76 Stephen Anderson HOU 7 55 81 64.5 8.4
77 Niles Paul WAS 5 44 89 66.0 15.4
78 Troy Niklas ARI 8 59 76 66.6 6.7
79 C.J. Uzomah CIN 6 39 82 67.3 13.6
80 Michael Roberts DET 7 48 94 68.5 17.0
81 Geoff Swaim DAL 6 53 76 68.6 8.4
82 Tyler Kroft CIN 6 56 76 69.7 6.7
83 David Morgan MIN 9 52 83 71.8 12.1
84 Daniel Brown CHI 9 57 85 72.6 9.2
85 Randall Telfer CLE 9 43 91 73.2 15.3
86 MarQueis Gray MIA 1 58 91 73.3 11.5
87 Blake Bell MIN 9 55 92 74.8 12.4
88 Darrell Daniels IND 11 49 98 76.3 17.5
89 Nick Vannett SEA 6 66 89 76.8 8.1
90 Ifeanyi Momah ARI 8 71 82 77.7 4.8
91 Ross Travis KC 10 65 92 78.5 13.5
92 James O'Shaughnessy JAC 8 73 86 79.5 6.5
93 Derek Carrier LAR 8 70 92 81.0 11.0
94 Phillip Supernaw TEN 8 74 85 81.2 3.9
95 Lee Smith OAK 10 74 88 82.6 4.7
96 Logan Paulsen SF 11 64 99 84.4 11.5
97 Jacob Hollister NE 9 68 96 85.0 9.4
98 Matt LaCosse NYG 8 78 92 85.0 7.0
99 Eric Saubert ATL 5 79 93 85.6 4.5
100 James Hanna DAL 6 87 91 88.6 1.4
101 Michael Hoomanawanui NO 5 84 96 89.0 4.4
102 Jeremy Sprinkle WAS 5 86 95 89.3 4.0
103 Joshua Perkins ATL 5 89 90 89.5 0.5
104 Ryan Hewitt CIN 6 90 94 92.0 2.0
105 Luke Stocker TB 1 90 98 93.7 3.3
106 Sean McGrath LAC 9 79 106 94.0 11.2

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