Fantasy Football Preseason Rankings (2016)

Expert Consensus Ranking™ | ECR

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Consensus of 7 Experts. Updated: 7/29
Rank Player PosBye Best Worst Avg Std Dev
1 Luke Kuechly CAR LB1 7 1 2 1.1 0.3
2 Lavonte David TB LB2 6 1 4 2.3 0.9
3 Navorro Bowman SF LB3 8 2 7 3.9 1.6
4 Alec Ogletree LA LB4 8 3 12 5.7 3.0
5 Telvin Smith JAC LB5 5 3 10 5.9 2.7
6 Jamie Collins NE LB6 9 3 11 6.1 2.3
7 C.J. Mosley BAL LB7 8 5 13 7.3 2.5
8 DeAndre Levy DET LB8 10 6 11 8.1 1.6
9 Bobby Wagner SEA LB9 5 5 15 9.7 3.5
10 Sean Lee DAL LB10 7 9 20 12.7 3.7
11 D'Qwell Jackson IND LB11 10 8 21 12.9 4.3
12 Derrick Johnson KC LB12 5 6 19 13.0 4.5
13 Jordan Hicks PHI LB13 4 8 15 11.7 2.4
14 Danny Trevathan CHI LB14 9 13 23 16.6 4.0
15 Ryan Shazier PIT LB15 8 11 27 17.4 6.1
16 Brandon Marshall DEN LB16 11 15 20 17.6 1.8
17 Paul Posluszny JAC LB17 5 13 33 19.6 6.1
18 Khalil Mack OAK LB18 10 4 35 19.7 9.8
19 Kwon Alexander TB LB19 6 17 27 20.7 3.2
20 Malcolm Smith OAK LB20 10 12 32 19.7 6.3
21 Lawrence Timmons PIT LB21 8 19 29 21.6 3.2
22 Mychal Kendricks PHI LB22 4 15 30 22.1 4.9
23 Eric Kendricks MIN LB23 6 15 28 23.3 4.0
24 Kiko Alonso MIA LB24 8 13 38 25.4 9.0
25 Deone Bucannon ARI LB25 9 15 25 21.6 3.5
26 Denzel Perryman SD LB26 11 14 31 24.0 5.6
27 Mark Barron LA LB27 8 23 28 24.8 1.9
28 Jelani Jenkins MIA LB28 8 14 46 31.1 10.2
29 Chandler Jones ARI LB29 9 8 54 34.8 16.9
30 Vontaze Burfict CIN LB30 9 12 53 33.6 11.4
31 Preston Brown BUF LB31 10 21 49 31.3 8.2
32 Thomas Davis CAR LB32 7 27 35 29.9 3.1
33 Jerrell Freeman CHI LB33 9 25 44 32.1 6.4
34 De'Vondre Campbell ATL LB34 11 18 44 31.0 13.0
35 Stephone Anthony NO LB35 5 21 49 33.3 7.9
36 Karlos Dansby CIN LB36 9 25 51 36.9 10.2
37 Demario Davis CLE LB37 13 22 47 36.9 7.4
38 Justin Houston KC LB38 5 24 85 44.4 18.5
39 Jerry Hughes BUF LB39 10 25 77 49.0 18.5
40 Keenan Robinson NYG LB40 8 28 69 36.3 13.5
41 Anthony Barr MIN LB41 6 28 45 37.0 5.8
42 Dont'a Hightower NE LB42 9 29 53 39.4 6.9
43 Stephen Tulloch FA LB43 29 50 41.0 8.5
44 James Laurinaitis NO LB44 5 30 58 38.6 8.9
45 Brian Cushing HOU LB45 9 30 53 43.4 8.1
46 Reggie Ragland BUF LB46 10 30 48 39.0 9.0
47 Nigel Bradham PHI LB47 4 31 95 53.3 24.9
48 Jake Ryan GB LB48 4 33 59 48.8 10.4
49 Deion Jones ATL LB49 11 33 50 40.6 5.9
50 Avery Williamson TEN LB50 13 33 47 40.0 4.6
51 David Harris NYJ LB51 11 33 46 41.0 4.2
52 Shaq Thompson CAR LB52 7 34 91 57.3 24.4
53 Myles Jack JAC LB53 5 34 50 42.0 6.4
54 Tahir Whitehead DET LB54 10 35 66 50.7 12.7
55 Anthony Hitchens DAL LB55 7 35 65 48.3 12.5
56 Sio Moore IND LB56 10 35 47 41.0 4.9
57 K.J. Wright SEA LB57 5 36 46 41.3 4.0
58 Ben Heeney OAK LB58 10 38 61 49.5 11.5
59 Von Miller DEN LB59 11 38 49 44.0 3.9
60 Kevin Minter ARI LB60 9 38 41 39.5 1.5
61 Daryl Smith TB LB61 6 39 75 53.3 15.6
62 Paul Worrilow ATL LB62 11 40 73 53.7 14.1
63 Manti Te'o SD LB63 11 40 50 46.7 4.7
64 Benardrick McKinney HOU LB64 9 40 45 41.8 1.8
65 Melvin Ingram SD LB65 11 42 55 50.7 6.1
66 Todd Davis DEN LB66 11 42 52 47.0 5.0
67 Will Compton WAS LB67 9 42 51 45.7 3.9
68 Gerald Hodges SF LB68 8 42 49 45.5 3.5
69 Clay Matthews GB LB69 4 43 56 48.3 5.6
70 Sam Barrington GB LB70 4 43 47 45.0 2.0
71 Chad Greenway MIN LB71 6 45 98 71.5 26.5
72 Sean Weatherspoon ATL LB72 11 47 94 70.5 23.5
73 Darron Lee NYJ LB73 11 47 60 53.5 6.5
74 Wesley Woodyard TEN LB74 13 48 100 74.0 26.0
75 Blake Martinez GB LB75 4 48 84 66.0 18.0
76 Zach Orr BAL LB76 8 49 70 59.5 10.5
77 Perry Riley WAS LB77 9 51 71 59.3 8.5
78 Zach Brown BUF LB78 10 52 99 75.5 23.5
79 Pernell McPhee CHI LB79 9 52 78 65.0 13.0
80 Christian Kirksey CLE LB80 13 54 57 55.5 1.5
81 Vincent Rey CIN LB81 9 55 81 68.0 13.0

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