Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2016)

Consensus of 9 Experts - Updated 8/25
Rank Player (Team) PosBye Best Worst Avg Std Dev
Tier 1 (EDIT)
1 J.J. Watt HOU DE1 9 1 9 2.1 2.5
2 Luke Kuechly CAR LB1 7 1 4 2.4 0.8
3 Lavonte David TB LB2 6 2 5 3.0 0.8
4 Navorro Bowman SF LB3 8 4 9 5.0 1.6
Tier 2 (EDIT)
5 Alec Ogletree LA LB4 8 2 18 7.0 4.2
6 Telvin Smith JAC LB5 5 4 15 7.6 3.7
7 Jamie Collins NE LB6 9 4 17 8.4 3.5
8 C.J. Mosley BAL LB7 8 6 22 10.7 5.4
Tier 3 (EDIT)
9 Aaron Donald LA DT1 8 8 20 11.9 3.4
10 Ezekiel Ansah DET DE2 10 8 19 11.9 2.8
11 Carlos Dunlap CIN DE3 9 7 19 13.6 3.2
12 Reshad Jones MIA S1 8 9 27 14.3 5.3
13 DeAndre Levy DET LB8 10 7 34 15.2 7.9
14 Muhammad Wilkerson NYJ DE4 11 12 22 16.3 3.2
15 Bobby Wagner SEA LB9 5 7 26 16.8 6.1
16 Robert Quinn LA DE5 8 10 29 16.9 5.5
Tier 4 (EDIT)
17 Derrick Johnson KC LB10 5 7 27 18.2 7.0
18 Sean Lee DAL LB11 7 13 36 19.8 6.9
19 D'Qwell Jackson IND LB12 10 8 34 20.0 6.8
20 Calais Campbell ARI DE6 9 13 37 20.4 6.7
21 Khalil Mack OAK DE7 10 1 68 21.8 25.4
22 Everson Griffen MIN DE8 6 16 30 22.4 5.1
23 Fletcher Cox PHI DE9 4 18 34 24.1 4.8
Tier 5 (EDIT)
24 Ryan Shazier PIT LB13 8 7 47 28.0 10.9
25 Cameron Jordan NO DE10 5 23 40 28.3 5.5
26 Jordan Hicks PHI LB14 4 11 34 22.8 6.8
27 Brandon Marshall DEN LB15 11 25 32 28.8 2.2
28 Danny Trevathan CHI LB16 9 18 60 31.0 11.9
29 Kwon Alexander TB LB17 6 16 47 33.9 7.6
30 Paul Posluszny JAC LB18 5 25 33 29.0 2.7
31 Olivier Vernon NYG DE11 8 17 52 34.6 9.7
32 Lawrence Timmons PIT LB19 8 23 50 34.7 7.0
33 Jason Pierre-Paul NYG DE12 8 18 55 37.6 10.6
34 Landon Collins NYG S2 8 27 55 37.7 7.7
35 Malcolm Smith OAK LB20 10 24 61 33.1 11.0
36 Eric Kendricks MIN LB21 6 26 47 38.0 7.4
37 Deone Bucannon ARI LB22 9 22 43 35.3 5.9
Tier 6 (EDIT)
38 Harrison Smith MIN S3 6 33 61 43.4 9.0
39 Corey Graham BUF S4 10 28 54 40.0 8.7
40 Tyrann Mathieu ARI S5 9 21 71 40.4 14.6
41 Mychal Kendricks PHI LB23 4 24 64 41.1 14.4
42 Mario Williams MIA DE13 8 28 55 43.3 7.8
43 Kiko Alonso MIA LB24 8 21 72 44.5 16.3
44 Eric Weddle BAL S6 8 42 58 48.4 5.0
45 Mark Barron LA LB25 8 28 59 45.1 10.0
46 Hasean Clinton-Dix GB S7 4 39 64 48.7 8.3
47 Denzel Perryman SD LB26 11 23 60 46.6 11.5
48 Jabaal Sheard NE DE14 9 14 59 42.6 17.3
49 Cameron Heyward PIT DE15 8 41 78 51.9 11.2
Tier 7 (EDIT)
50 Geno Atkins CIN DT2 9 37 85 54.2 12.6
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51 Morgan Burnett GB S8 4 41 76 54.4 11.6
52 Jelani Jenkins MIA LB27 8 23 99 52.1 21.3
53 Preston Brown BUF LB28 10 38 70 50.1 10.3
54 Rob Ninkovich NE DE16 9 42 86 52.3 14.4
55 Thomas Davis CAR LB29 7 34 82 55.0 14.4
56 Jerrell Freeman CHI LB30 9 35 67 54.4 9.8
57 Stephone Anthony NO LB31 5 35 59 52.0 7.9
58 Kawann Short CAR DT3 7 43 75 56.0 9.4
59 Malcolm Jenkins PHI S9 4 38 85 57.3 13.2
60 Johnathan Cyprien JAC S10 5 43 70 54.1 10.1
61 Vontaze Burfict CIN LB32 9 21 92 61.8 18.3
62 Barry Church DAL S11 7 52 81 62.8 8.0
63 Kenny Vaccaro NO S12 5 45 84 61.6 10.4
64 Chandler Jones ARI LB33 9 11 95 56.2 26.9
Tier 8 (EDIT)
65 Demario Davis CLE LB34 13 36 96 64.5 17.7
66 Michael Bennett SEA DE17 5 53 86 64.7 10.2
67 Stephon Tuitt PIT DE18 8 58 74 66.3 5.4
68 Karlos Dansby CIN LB35 9 39 96 69.0 20.2
69 De'Vondre Campbell ATL LB36 11 26 66 52.3 18.6
70 Jurrell Casey TEN DT4 13 35 88 70.5 15.3
71 Ndamukong Suh MIA DT5 8 46 77 67.4 11.1
72 Keenan Robinson NYG LB37 8 50 62 57.7 5.4
73 Eric Berry KC S13 5 59 78 68.4 5.5
74 Leonard Williams NYJ DE19 11 50 100 74.0 18.5
75 Danielle Hunter MIN DE20 6 51 95 72.0 18.5
76 T.J. McDonald LA S14 8 33 92 74.5 24.1
77 Cameron Wake MIA DE21 8 63 98 73.3 11.1
78 Dante Fowler Jr. JAC DE22 5 52 73 63.0 8.6
79 Justin Houston KC LB38 5 39 77 63.7 17.5
80 Su'a Cravens WAS S15 9 44 71 57.5 13.5
81 Jerry Hughes BUF LB39 10 40 99 69.5 29.5
Tier 9 (EDIT)
82 James Laurinaitis NO LB40 5 56 86 70.0 12.1
83 Vinny Curry PHI DE23 4 42 89 73.8 18.7
84 Will Compton WAS LB41 9 58 93 70.3 16.0
85 Earl Thomas SEA S16 5 44 94 72.3 20.9
86 Robert Ayers TB DE24 6 56 88 73.5 10.2
87 Ben Heeney OAK LB42 10 56 92 72.3 13.2
88 Deion Jones ATL LB43 11 46 91 74.0 16.8
89 Nigel Bradham PHI LB44 4 48 100 74.0 26.0
90 Charles Johnson CAR DE25 7 49 94 80.3 18.2
91 Sheldon Richardson NYJ DT6 11 60 93 75.6 9.6
92 Kurt Coleman CAR S17 7 58 85 74.0 8.3
93 Malik Jackson JAC DE26 5 52 97 74.5 22.5
94 Bashaud Breeland WAS CB1 9 62 96 79.4 11.0
95 David Harris NYJ LB45 11 53 94 81.3 16.7
96 Anthony Barr MIN LB46 6 62 82 74.3 7.1
97 Devin Taylor DET DE27 10 55 94 76.3 16.1
98 K.J. Wright SEA LB47 5 59 84 74.5 10.1
Tier 10 (EDIT)
99 Brian Cushing HOU LB48 9 62 94 83.0 14.9
100 Cliff Avril SEA DE28 5 63 93 78.8 9.9
101 Clayton Geathers IND S18 10 69 91 79.7 8.4
102 Karl Joseph OAK S19 10 68 98 82.4 11.4
103 T.J. Ward DEN S20 11 67 97 83.8 11.8
104 Ibraheim Campbell CLE S21 13 66 92 79.0 13.0
105 Antoine Bethea SF S22 8 69 92 77.7 7.2
106 Mike Adams IND S23 10 70 96 84.2 11.0
107 Ron Parker KC CB2 5 67 97 82.0 15.0
108 Reggie Nelson OAK S24 10 67 84 77.6 6.1
109 Marcell Dareus BUF DT7 10 68 97 82.5 14.5
110 Gerald McCoy TB DT8 6 69 95 82.7 9.9
111 DeForest Buckner SF DE29 8 70 90 80.0 10.0
112 Dont'a Hightower NE LB49 9 71 88 78.7 7.0
113 Derek Wolfe DEN DE30 11 71 79 75.0 4.0
114 Marcus Peters KC CB3 5 71 76 73.5 2.5
115 Corey Liuget SD DT9 11 73 89 80.7 6.5
Tier 11 (EDIT)
116 Kam Chancellor SEA S25 5 74 96 84.6 6.9
117 Demarcus Lawrence DAL DE31 7 74 81 77.5 3.5
118 Anthony Hitchens DAL LB50 7 74 81 77.5 3.5
119 Jason McCourty TEN CB4 13 75 99 87.0 12.0
120 Michael Griffin MIN S26 6 76 97 89.0 7.9
121 Benardrick McKinney HOU LB51 9 77 91 85.3 6.0
122 Kony Ealy CAR DE32 7 77 88 82.4 3.6
123 Calvin Pryor NYJ S27 11 77 86 81.5 3.0
124 Deangelo Hall WAS S28 9 80 98 89.0 9.0
125 Von Miller DEN LB52 11 82 91 88.0 4.2
126 Avery Williamson TEN LB53 13 82 87 84.0 2.2
127 Keanu Neal ATL S29 11 82 86 84.0 2.0
128 Myles Jack JAC LB54 5 86 90 88.3 1.7

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