Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2018)

Consensus of 10 Experts -
Rank WSID Linebackers (Team) PosBye Best Worst Avg Std Dev
Tier 1 
1 Luke KuechlyL. Kuechly CAR LB1 4 1 4 1.8 1.1
2 Bobby WagnerB. Wagner SEA LB2 7 1 5 2.1 1.0
3 C.J. MosleyC. Mosley BAL LB3 10 1 5 3.4 1.4
Tier 2 
4 Telvin SmithT. Smith JAC LB4 9 3 14 5.0 3.3
5 Sean LeeS. Lee DAL LB5 8 5 8 6.3 0.8
6 Kwon AlexanderK. Alexander TB LB6 5 4 13 6.6 2.5
7 Deion JonesD. Jones ATL LB7 8 2 10 6.9 2.5
8 Alec OgletreeA. Ogletree NYG LB8 9 4 24 9.7 5.7
9 Zach BrownZ. Brown WAS LB9 4 2 14 9.8 3.1
10 Christian KirkseyC. Kirksey CLE LB10 11 8 17 10.6 2.3
Tier 3 
11 Lavonte DavidL. David TB LB11 5 6 16 11.3 3.3
12 Eric KendricksE. Kendricks MIN LB12 10 9 32 15.1 6.7
13 Mark BarronM. Barron LAR LB13 12 12 23 16.0 3.7
14 Benardrick McKinneyB. McKinney HOU LB14 10 10 36 17.9 9.3
Tier 4 
15 Jatavis BrownJ. Brown LAC LB15 8 13 132 29.7 36.5
16 Jarrad DavisJ. Davis DET LB16 6 17 27 20.4 3.3
17 Blake MartinezB. Martinez GB LB17 7 4 47 20.1 14.1
18 Jadeveon ClowneyJ. Clowney HOU LB18 10 16 82 26.7 20.2
19 Danny TrevathanD. Trevathan CHI LB19 5 8 36 21.7 7.0
20 K.J. WrightK. Wright SEA LB20 7 19 35 22.7 4.8
21 Von MillerV. Miller DEN LB21 10 17 56 26.5 13.2
22 Deone BucannonD. Bucannon ARI LB22 9 11 34 23.3 5.8
23 Navorro BowmanN. Bowman FA LB23 15 278 59.7 97.6
24 Kiko AlonsoK. Alonso MIA LB24 11 20 41 25.3 6.1
25 Myles JackM. Jack JAC LB25 9 13 33 24.8 6.6
26 Vince WilliamsV. Williams PIT LB26 7 22 37 25.9 4.6
Tier 5 
27 Reuben FosterR. Foster SF LB27 11 12 46 28.2 8.1
28 Wesley WoodyardW. Woodyard TEN LB28 8 9 45 29.0 11.4
29 Olivier VernonO. Vernon NYG DE1 9 11 52 26.0 18.5
30 Demario DavisD. Davis NO LB29 6 12 54 29.6 15.2
31 Chandler JonesC. Jones ARI LB30 9 13 44 30.3 10.0
32 Tremaine EdmundsT. Edmunds BUF OLB1 11 6 39 27.3 15.1
33 Avery WilliamsonA. Williamson NYJ LB31 11 15 63 37.6 14.5
34 Preston BrownP. Brown CIN LB32 9 18 56 32.8 10.2
35 Vic BeasleyV. Beasley ATL LB33 8 24 59 34.9 12.9
36 Vontaze BurfictV. Burfict CIN LB34 9 20 93 38.5 19.7
37 Roquan SmithR. Smith CHI LB35 5 13 66 41.0 20.8
Tier 6 
38 Denzel PerrymanD. Perryman LAC LB36 8 14 46 34.7 10.2
39 Jordan HicksJ. Hicks PHI LB37 9 16 49 31.7 13.5
40 Antonio MorrisonA. Morrison IND LB38 9 17 49 35.6 10.2
41 Zach CunninghamZ. Cunningham HOU LB39 10 16 57 36.5 20.5
42 Lawrence TimmonsL. Timmons FA LB40 21 279 80.6 99.5
43 Joe SchobertJ. Schobert CLE LB41 11 19 44 34.6 8.5
44 Darron LeeD. Lee NYJ LB42 11 26 57 34.6 8.5
45 Raekwon McMillanR. McMillan MIA LB43 11 20 75 41.3 20.7
46 Anthony HitchensA. Hitchens KC LB44 12 25 49 34.8 9.9
47 Josh BynesJ. Bynes ARI LB45 9 20 41 35.5 9.0
48 Craig RobertsonC. Robertson NO LB46 6 23 137 53.2 42.6
49 Brandon MarshallB. Marshall DEN LB47 10 21 52 40.3 8.9
50 Jon BosticJ. Bostic PIT LB48 7 22 39 34.0 6.4
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51 Tahir WhiteheadT. Whitehead OAK LB49 7 26 48 35.0 6.6
52 Leighton Vander EschL. Vander DAL LB50 8 25 99 52.0 25.0
Tier 7 
53 Nigel BradhamN. Bradham PHI LB51 9 28 53 37.0 6.9
54 Mason FosterM. Foster WAS LB52 4 26 51 40.2 8.2
55 Thomas DavisT. Davis CAR LB53 4 27 70 42.8 14.5
56 Rashaan EvansR. Evans TEN ILB1 8 28 65 47.7 15.2
57 Reggie RaglandR. Ragland KC LB54 12 29 50 41.7 7.0
58 Justin HoustonJ. Houston KC LB55 12 29 62 43.1 10.9
59 Patrick OnwuasorP. Onwuasor BAL LB56 10 30 40 35.0 5.0
60 Jamie CollinsJ. Collins CLE LB57 11 30 72 48.7 15.2
Tier 8 
61 Kyle Van NoyK. Van NE LB58 11 31 36 33.5 2.5
62 De'Vondre CampbellD. Campbell ATL LB59 8 39 42 40.5 1.5
63 BJ GoodsonB. Goodson NYG LB60 9 38 51 44.4 5.1
64 Jaylon SmithJ. Smith DAL LB61 8 38 68 47.0 10.4
65 Derrick JohnsonD. Johnson OAK LB62 7 42 61 48.6 6.7
66 Todd DavisT. Davis DEN LB63 10 43 54 50.2 4.0
67 Lorenzo AlexanderL. Alexander BUF LB64 11 42 65 50.6 8.2
68 Whitney MercilusW. Mercilus HOU LB65 10 31 81 51.3 17.3
69 Matt MilanoM. Milano BUF LB66 11 47 59 52.3 5.0
70 Haason ReddickH. Reddick ARI LB67 9 36 87 53.0 19.8
71 Dee FordD. Ford KC LB68 12 38 102 55.3 27.0
72 Darius LeonardD. Leonard IND OLB2 9 32 77 56.7 18.6
73 Ramon HumberR. Humber BUF LB69 11 45 108 62.6 23.6
74 Malcolm SmithM. Smith SF LB70 11 40 88 64.0 24.0
75 Albert McClellanA. McClellan BAL LB71 10 43 85 64.0 21.0
76 Alex AnzaloneA. Anzalone NO LB72 6 52 76 64.0 12.0
77 Jalen Reeves-MaybinJ. Reeves-Maybin DET LB73 6 60 71 65.5 5.5
78 Dont'a HightowerD. Hightower NE LB74 11 37 95 66.0 29.0
79 Ramik WilsonR. Wilson LAR LB75 12 48 114 72.7 29.4
80 Cory LittletonC. Littleton LAR LB76 12 40 120 80.0 40.0
81 Korey ToomerK. Toomer SF LB77 11 55 130 92.5 37.5

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