Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2017)

Consensus of 5 Experts -
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Rank Player (Team) PosBye Best Worst Avg Std Dev
Tier 1 (EDIT)
1 Bobby Wagner SEA LB1 6 2 4 2.6 0.8
2 Luke Kuechly CAR LB2 11 1 8 2.8 2.7
3 Kwon Alexander TB LB3 11 1 10 3.8 3.4
4 Alec Ogletree LAR LB4 8 2 9 4.4 2.4
Tier 2 (EDIT)
5 Jamie Collins CLE LB5 9 3 7 5.0 1.4
6 Sean Lee DAL LB6 6 5 9 7.4 1.6
7 Telvin Smith JAC LB7 8 3 15 7.6 4.0
8 C.J. Mosley BAL LB8 10 7 11 8.0 1.5
Tier 3 (EDIT)
9 Ryan Shazier PIT LB9 9 10 13 11.4 1.0
10 Benardrick McKinney HOU LB10 7 6 17 11.8 3.9
11 Christian Kirksey CLE LB11 9 4 19 13.2 5.3
12 Eric Kendricks MIN LB12 9 10 20 13.8 3.4
13 Lavonte David TB LB13 11 9 20 15.2 4.1
14 Deion Jones ATL LB14 5 10 25 16.2 5.2
15 Mark Barron LAR LB15 8 14 20 16.2 2.0
16 Vontaze Burfict CIN LB16 6 7 24 16.6 5.9
Tier 4 (EDIT)
17 Navorro Bowman SF LB17 11 5 14 9.7 3.7
18 Zach Brown WAS LB18 5 13 28 19.8 5.2
19 Khalil Mack OAK LB19 10 5 8 6.5 1.5
20 Derrick Johnson KC LB20 10 13 33 21.8 6.5
21 Kiko Alonso MIA LB21 11 19 24 21.4 1.6
22 Paul Posluszny JAC LB22 8 15 40 24.0 8.6
23 K.J. Wright SEA LB23 6 15 31 23.2 5.8
24 Jerrell Freeman CHI LB24 8 11 31 23.6 7.6
Tier 5 (EDIT)
25 Jatavis Brown LAC LB25 9 12 41 26.6 10.0
26 Jordan Hicks PHI LB26 10 16 33 26.2 5.7
27 Malcolm Smith SF LB27 11 22 48 29.8 10.0
28 Brandon Marshall DEN LB28 5 23 24 23.3 0.5
29 Reuben Foster SF LB29 11 18 37 29.2 7.7
30 Deone Bucannon ARI LB30 8 23 35 28.8 4.7
31 Tahir Whitehead DET LB31 7 17 43 31.6 8.4
32 Avery Williamson TEN LB32 8 26 44 32.6 6.9
Tier 6 (EDIT)
33 Von Miller DEN LB33 5 25 42 32.2 5.9
34 Lawrence Timmons MIA LB34 11 27 34 30.0 2.6
35 Preston Brown BUF LB35 6 23 65 39.0 14.0
36 Danny Trevathan CHI LB36 8 26 49 35.0 10.0
37 Craig Robertson NO LB37 5 26 63 41.4 12.4
38 Myles Jack JAC LB38 8 27 47 37.0 10.0
39 Karlos Dansby ARI LB39 8 29 45 37.8 5.7
Tier 7 (EDIT)
40 Mason Foster WAS LB40 5 30 62 43.4 10.9
41 Nigel Bradham PHI LB41 10 30 52 39.0 7.9
42 Denzel Perryman LAC LB42 9 31 42 37.0 3.9
43 Justin Houston KC LB43 10 32 51 42.3 7.8
44 Darron Lee NYJ LB44 11 35 54 44.5 9.5
45 Will Compton WAS LB45 5 36 55 43.4 6.9
46 Thomas Davis CAR LB46 11 36 42 38.7 2.5
47 Jonathan Casillas NYG LB47 8 37 59 48.3 9.0
48 Vic Beasley ATL LB48 5 38 60 47.8 8.3
49 Markus Golden ARI LB49 8 39 66 51.8 11.0
50 Demario Davis CLE LB50 9 40 53 46.3 5.3
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51 Kendell Beckwith TB LB51 11 41 100 60.2 21.5
52 De'Vondre Campbell ATL LB52 5 41 59 49.7 7.4
53 Chandler Jones ARI LB53 8 41 53 46.3 5.0
54 Kevin Minter CIN LB54 6 46 68 57.0 11.0
55 Brian Cushing HOU LB55 7 48 86 64.0 16.1
56 Jelani Jenkins OAK LB56 10 50 61 54.0 5.0
57 Anthony Barr MIN LB57 9 50 56 53.7 2.6
58 Jerry Hughes BUF LB58 6 54 91 70.0 15.5
59 Dont'a Hightower NE LB59 9 54 63 58.5 4.5
60 David Harris NYJ LB60 11 56 70 62.0 5.9
61 Wesley Woodyard TEN LB61 8 57 72 66.7 6.8
62 Shaq Thompson CAR LB62 11 58 73 66.0 6.2
63 Melvin Ingram LAC LB63 9 58 71 64.5 6.5
64 Blake Martinez GB LB64 8 59 74 65.7 6.2
65 Jake Ryan GB LB65 8 67 80 73.5 6.5
66 Ryan Kerrigan WAS LB66 5 69 75 72.0 3.0
67 Brian Orakpo TEN LB67 8 73 76 74.5 1.5
68 Whitney Mercilus HOU LB68 7 75 76 75.5 0.5

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