Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2017)

Consensus of 6 Experts -
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Rank Player (Team) PosBye Best Worst Avg Std Dev
Tier 1 (EDIT)
1 Bobby Wagner SEA LB1 6 1 4 2.2 1.1
2 Luke Kuechly CAR LB2 11 1 8 2.8 2.4
3 Kwon Alexander TB LB3 11 1 10 3.5 3.1
4 Alec Ogletree LAR LB4 8 2 9 4.3 2.2
Tier 2 (EDIT)
5 Jamie Collins CLE LB5 9 3 8 5.5 1.6
6 Sean Lee DAL LB6 6 5 9 6.7 1.4
7 Telvin Smith JAC LB7 8 3 13 7.5 3.0
8 C.J. Mosley BAL LB8 10 6 11 7.8 1.7
Tier 3 (EDIT)
9 Ryan Shazier PIT LB9 9 8 12 10.3 1.5
10 Benardrick McKinney HOU LB10 7 6 17 11.5 3.7
11 Eric Kendricks MIN LB11 9 10 19 12.5 3.1
12 Christian Kirksey CLE LB12 9 4 19 13.2 4.8
13 Lavonte David TB LB13 11 9 20 14.7 3.9
14 Vontaze Burfict CIN LB14 6 5 24 15.8 6.0
15 Deion Jones ATL LB15 5 11 25 16.0 4.5
16 Mark Barron LAR LB16 8 14 22 17.2 3.1
Tier 4 (EDIT)
17 Zach Brown WAS LB17 5 13 28 19.2 4.7
18 Khalil Mack OAK LB18 10 5 20 14.0 6.0
19 Navorro Bowman SF LB19 11 14 19 16.3 2.3
20 Kiko Alonso MIA LB20 11 17 24 21.7 2.4
21 Jerrell Freeman CHI LB21 9 7 31 21.8 8.0
22 K.J. Wright SEA LB22 6 15 31 22.7 5.2
23 Jatavis Brown LAC LB23 9 10 41 25.3 9.6
24 Derrick Johnson KC LB24 10 13 33 24.2 6.2
25 Paul Posluszny JAC LB25 8 15 55 28.0 12.8
Tier 5 (EDIT)
26 Reuben Foster SF LB26 11 18 36 28.7 6.7
27 Malcolm Smith SF LB27 11 22 65 33.0 14.9
28 Jordan Hicks PHI LB28 10 16 33 27.7 5.5
29 Brandon Marshall DEN LB29 5 21 40 28.0 7.4
30 Robert Quinn LAR LB30 8 14 76 45.0 31.0
31 Tahir Whitehead DET LB31 7 17 61 36.3 13.2
Tier 6 (EDIT)
32 Jabaal Sheard IND LB32 11 22 83 52.5 30.5
33 Von Miller DEN LB33 5 25 42 33.2 5.8
34 Avery Williamson TEN LB34 8 26 44 33.5 6.0
35 Lawrence Timmons MIA LB35 11 27 34 30.5 2.6
36 Preston Brown BUF LB36 6 23 56 38.8 9.9
37 Deone Bucannon ARI LB37 8 24 35 31.7 3.8
38 Myles Jack JAC LB38 8 27 47 34.0 8.0
39 Craig Robertson NO LB39 5 26 67 42.7 12.6
40 Danny Trevathan CHI LB40 9 26 47 35.8 7.5
Tier 7 (EDIT)
41 Karlos Dansby ARI LB41 8 29 45 39.7 5.7
42 Mason Foster WAS LB42 5 30 66 44.7 11.2
43 Nigel Bradham PHI LB43 10 30 52 39.5 7.3
44 Thomas Davis CAR LB44 11 30 48 38.8 6.4
45 Denzel Perryman LAC LB45 9 31 43 38.5 4.4
46 Darron Lee NYJ LB46 11 32 54 43.5 7.9
47 Will Compton WAS LB47 5 36 55 45.3 6.6
48 Vic Beasley ATL LB48 5 37 60 46.5 9.4
49 Jonathan Casillas NYG LB49 8 37 59 49.3 8.3
50 Justin Houston KC LB50 10 38 51 45.5 5.0
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51 Markus Golden ARI LB51 8 39 64 50.7 9.7
52 Demario Davis NYJ LB52 11 40 58 50.4 5.9
53 Kendell Beckwith TB LB53 11 41 100 59.8 21.7
54 Chandler Jones ARI LB54 8 41 52 47.3 4.6
55 Dont'a Hightower NE LB55 9 42 63 52.7 8.6
56 Jelani Jenkins OAK LB56 10 48 61 54.7 5.3
57 De'Vondre Campbell ATL LB57 5 49 56 52.7 2.9
58 Anthony Barr MIN LB58 9 50 69 58.7 7.8
59 Kevin Minter CIN LB59 6 57 68 61.3 4.8
60 Brian Cushing HOU LB60 7 58 91 69.7 15.1
61 Shaq Thompson CAR LB61 11 59 73 64.3 6.2
62 Jake Ryan GB LB62 8 62 67 63.7 2.4
63 Wesley Woodyard TEN LB63 8 63 72 67.7 3.7
64 Ryan Kerrigan WAS LB64 5 64 82 71.7 7.6
65 Brian Orakpo TEN LB65 8 65 76 71.0 4.5
66 Blake Martinez GB LB66 8 66 78 72.7 5.0
67 Whitney Mercilus HOU LB67 7 67 81 74.3 5.7

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