Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2016)

Consensus of 9 Experts - Updated 8/23
Rank Player (Team) PosBye Best Worst Avg Std Dev
1 Luke Kuechly CAR LB1 7 1 2 1.2 0.4
2 Lavonte David TB LB2 6 1 4 2.2 0.9
3 Navorro Bowman SF LB3 8 2 7 3.7 1.5
4 Telvin Smith JAC LB4 5 3 9 5.1 2.2
5 Alec Ogletree LA LB5 8 2 12 5.6 2.8
6 Jamie Collins NE LB6 9 3 11 6.4 2.0
7 C.J. Mosley BAL LB7 8 5 13 7.7 2.5
8 Bobby Wagner SEA LB8 5 5 15 10.0 3.1
9 DeAndre Levy DET LB9 10 6 19 10.2 3.5
10 Derrick Johnson KC LB10 5 6 18 11.1 3.8
11 D'Qwell Jackson IND LB11 10 5 21 12.1 4.4
12 Sean Lee DAL LB12 7 8 21 12.3 3.9
13 Jordan Hicks PHI LB13 4 8 20 13.0 3.5
14 Ryan Shazier PIT LB14 8 6 26 16.7 6.1
15 Brandon Marshall DEN LB15 11 15 20 17.2 1.8
16 Danny Trevathan CHI LB16 9 11 32 17.9 6.3
17 Kwon Alexander TB LB17 6 9 27 19.6 4.6
18 Paul Posluszny JAC LB18 5 16 44 21.3 8.5
19 Malcolm Smith OAK LB19 10 13 31 18.9 5.3
20 Lawrence Timmons PIT LB20 8 12 29 20.7 4.2
21 Eric Kendricks MIN LB21 6 15 28 22.0 4.2
22 Deone Bucannon ARI LB22 9 13 25 21.1 3.6
23 Mychal Kendricks PHI LB23 4 15 43 24.8 8.2
24 Khalil Mack OAK DE1 10 4 35 19.0 11.9
25 Kiko Alonso MIA LB24 8 13 45 28.0 9.9
26 Mark Barron LA LB25 8 18 31 24.9 3.7
27 Denzel Perryman SD LB26 11 14 31 25.1 5.2
28 Jelani Jenkins MIA LB27 8 14 59 33.0 12.6
29 Preston Brown BUF LB28 10 23 49 30.7 7.9
30 Thomas Davis CAR LB29 7 20 46 30.7 6.9
31 Chandler Jones ARI LB30 9 8 56 38.6 15.3
32 Stephone Anthony NO LB31 5 21 56 32.2 9.4
33 Vontaze Burfict CIN LB32 9 12 53 34.0 10.4
34 Jerrell Freeman CHI LB33 9 21 42 31.7 6.2
35 De'Vondre Campbell ATL LB34 11 17 37 30.3 7.8
36 Demario Davis CLE LB35 13 22 50 38.1 8.1
37 Karlos Dansby CIN LB36 9 25 57 37.5 10.6
38 Justin Houston KC LB37 5 24 86 45.6 17.4
39 Jerry Hughes BUF LB38 10 25 77 49.8 18.1
40 Deion Jones ATL LB39 11 25 50 38.0 7.8
41 Ben Heeney OAK LB40 10 28 42 34.8 5.2
42 Zach Orr BAL LB41 8 27 78 55.8 19.6
43 Shaq Thompson CAR LB42 7 28 68 47.4 14.7
44 James Laurinaitis NO LB43 5 28 61 43.6 11.4
45 David Harris NYJ LB44 11 28 56 44.0 8.9
46 Anthony Barr MIN LB45 6 28 45 37.2 5.8
47 Keenan Robinson NYG LB46 8 29 78 48.4 19.9
48 Dont'a Hightower NE LB47 9 29 53 42.4 7.4
49 K.J. Wright SEA LB48 5 29 52 41.6 7.8
50 Stephen Tulloch PHI LB49 4 29 50 45.2 8.1
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51 Wesley Woodyard TEN LB50 13 30 65 51.6 12.2
52 Will Compton WAS LB51 9 30 63 41.7 10.1
53 Nigel Bradham PHI LB52 4 31 96 53.0 20.3
54 Brian Cushing HOU LB53 9 32 51 45.3 6.3
55 Jake Ryan GB LB54 4 33 67 55.7 11.0
56 Zach Brown BUF LB55 10 33 65 48.4 9.3
57 Tahir Whitehead DET LB56 10 33 62 46.8 10.4
58 Myles Jack JAC LB57 5 34 63 44.9 10.4
59 Blake Martinez GB LB58 4 35 71 57.4 12.8
60 Devon Kennard NYG LB59 8 35 58 46.5 11.5
61 Anthony Hitchens DAL LB60 7 35 57 44.3 8.3
62 Gerald Hodges SF LB61 8 36 65 55.0 11.5
63 Avery Williamson TEN LB62 13 36 56 45.3 6.7
64 Melvin Ingram SD LB63 11 37 74 55.0 13.5
65 Von Miller DEN LB64 11 38 65 48.1 7.7
66 Kevin Minter ARI LB65 9 38 64 52.3 10.5
67 Daryl Smith TB LB66 6 39 80 57.2 14.3
68 Christian Kirksey CLE LB67 13 39 69 56.7 9.4
69 Jonathan Casillas NYG LB68 8 39 57 48.0 9.0
70 Paul Worrilow ATL LB69 11 40 73 58.8 12.6
71 Manti Te'o SD LB70 11 40 68 55.2 10.8
72 Benardrick McKinney HOU LB71 9 40 61 48.6 8.9
73 Sio Moore IND LB72 10 41 92 59.0 17.4
74 Todd Davis DEN LB73 11 42 72 53.7 13.1
75 Shea McClellin NE LB74 9 42 71 61.3 13.7
76 Clay Matthews GB LB75 4 43 73 54.3 9.7
77 Chad Greenway MIN LB76 6 45 98 70.3 19.1
78 Sam Barrington GB LB77 4 46 69 56.0 9.1
79 Sean Weatherspoon ATL LB78 11 47 95 71.8 17.1
80 Perry Riley WAS LB79 9 47 79 61.8 11.5
81 Michael Wilhoite SF LB80 8 47 79 67.3 14.4
82 Darron Lee NYJ LB81 11 47 77 63.8 10.5
83 Pernell McPhee CHI LB82 9 52 81 71.5 11.7
84 Ryan Kerrigan WAS LB83 9 54 83 69.5 10.8
85 Sean Spence TEN LB84 13 55 100 79.0 18.5
86 Vincent Rey CIN LB85 9 55 84 74.3 11.4
87 Nate Irving IND LB86 10 57 58 57.5 0.5
88 Vic Beasley ATL LB87 11 58 88 73.0 15.0
89 Whitney Mercilus HOU LB88 9 60 90 75.0 15.0
90 Mason Foster WAS LB89 9 78 99 87.0 8.8

"Latest Update" refers to when we last checked for revised rankings. Please note that we have no control over how frequently the experts update their rankings. The publish date is provided for each expert to give you an idea of how fresh their rankings are.

Injury Alerts: P = Probable, Q = Questionable, O = Out, IR = Injured Reserve, S = Suspension