Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2017)

Consensus of 57 Experts (94 available) -
Rank Tight Ends (Team) Bye Best Worst Avg Std Dev ADP vs. ADP
Tier 1 
1 Rob Gronkowski NE 9 1 5 1.2 0.7 1.0 0.0
Tier 2 
2 Travis Kelce KC 10 1 4 2.1 0.5 2.0 0.0
3 Greg Olsen CAR 11 2 7 3.7 0.8 3.0 0.0
4 Jordan Reed WAS 5 2 9 4.0 1.4 4.0 0.0
Tier 3 
5 Jimmy Graham SEA 6 2 10 5.1 1.6 5.0 0.0
6 Kyle Rudolph MIN 9 2 12 6.7 1.6 6.0 0.0
7 Zach Ertz PHI 10 3 15 7.9 2.3 7.0 0.0
8 Delanie Walker TEN 8 2 13 8.6 1.9 8.0 0.0
Tier 4 
9 Martellus Bennett GB 8 6 16 10.6 2.1 9.0 0.0
10 Eric Ebron DET 7 6 18 11.7 2.5 11.0 +1.0
11 Hunter Henry LAC 9 6 22 12.7 2.8 10.0 -1.0
12 Jack Doyle IND 11 7 29 12.9 2.9 12.0 0.0
13 Jason Witten DAL 6 10 26 14.6 2.8 13.0 0.0
14 Coby Fleener NO 5 11 30 15.7 3.4 16.0 +2.0
Tier 5 
15 Austin Hooper ATL 5 11 26 17.2 3.1 14.0 -1.0
16 C.J. Fiedorowicz HOU 7 8 28 17.7 3.4 22.0 +6.0
17 Cameron Brate TB 1 10 32 18.7 3.6 21.0 +4.0
18 Julius Thomas MIA 1 12 96 21.8 13.5 18.0 0.0
19 Charles Clay BUF 6 10 37 21.7 5.2 26.0 +7.0
20 Antonio Gates LAC 9 16 28 20.6 2.8 19.0 -1.0
21 Evan Engram NYG 8 13 33 21.7 4.1 17.0 -4.0
22 Jared Cook OAK 10 13 35 22.9 4.1 20.0 -2.0
Tier 6 
23 O.J. Howard TB 1 11 42 24.5 4.8 15.0 -8.0
24 Zach Miller CHI 9 15 41 27.2 5.5 33.0 +9.0
25 Austin Seferian-Jenkins NYJ 11 17 43 26.7 5.0 25.0 0.0
26 Vance McDonald PIT 9 17 44 28.8 5.1 32.0 +6.0
27 David Njoku CLE 9 19 33 25.7 3.4 23.0 -4.0
28 Jermaine Gresham ARI 8 18 48 31.1 5.3 30.0 +2.0
29 Tyler Higbee LAR 8 17 52 31.2 6.0 27.0 -2.0
30 Maxx Williams BAL 10 16 92 37.4 11.4 44.0 +14.0
31 Benjamin Watson BAL 10 19 55 32.1 7.5 29.0 -2.0
Tier 7 
32 Dwayne Allen NE 9 21 42 29.3 4.8 28.0 -4.0
33 George Kittle SF 11 22 44 31.3 4.5 31.0 -2.0
34 Jesse James PIT 9 22 60 32.2 8.0 24.0 -10.0
35 Vernon Davis WAS 5 23 51 33.7 4.8 36.0 +1.0
36 Gerald Everett LAR 8 21 57 35.9 7.4 34.0 -2.0
37 Ryan Griffin HOU 7 28 52 37.2 6.0 47.0 +10.0
38 A.J. Derby DEN 5 28 56 37.6 6.8
39 Marcedes Lewis JAC 8 30 53 38.0 5.5
40 Nick Boyle BAL 10 30 46 38.8 6.0 42.0 +2.0
41 Seth DeValve CLE 9 25 59 39.9 6.9 38.0 -3.0
42 Ladarius Green FA 29 59 40.1 9.4 35.0 -7.0
43 Dion Sims CHI 9 29 71 40.4 8.5 39.0 -4.0
44 Gary Barnidge FA 28 60 41.0 12.4
45 Adam Shaheen CHI 9 31 64 42.1 8.4 40.0 -5.0
46 Virgil Green DEN 5 26 55 42.3 6.9
47 Larry Donnell FA 41 45 43.0 2.0
48 Lance Kendricks GB 8 26 60 43.4 8.0
49 Trey Burton PHI 10 29 51 43.6 5.2
50 Mychal Rivera JAC 8 36 52 44.6 4.4
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51 Garrett Celek SF 11 31 58 45.5 7.7
52 Josh Hill NO 5 35 58 45.8 5.6
53 Luke Willson SEA 6 30 54 47.0 6.5
54 Clive Walford OAK 10 42 54 47.2 3.2
55 Brandon Williams IND 11 34 64 49.0 15.0
56 Ben Koyack JAC 8 40 56 49.5 5.9
57 Will Tye NE 9 32 80 50.3 12.6
58 Jordan Leggett NYJ 11 31 76 50.7 13.2 45.0 -13.0
59 Levine Toilolo ATL 5 35 57 50.9 6.8
60 Jonnu Smith TEN 8 32 60 52.5 7.9 46.0 -14.0
61 Richard Rodgers GB 8 27 78 55.4 14.5
62 Darren Fells DET 7 33 72 55.7 12.4
63 Xavier Grimble PIT 9 34 85 55.8 14.3
64 Rico Gathers DAL 6 38 103 56.7 22.0 37.0 -27.0
65 Demetrius Harris KC 10 37 100 56.9 16.1
66 Brent Celek PHI 10 45 68 57.9 7.7
67 Anthony Fasano MIA 1 46 66 58.1 5.8
68 Jake Butt DEN 5 37 104 58.3 18.0 43.0 -25.0
69 Nick O'Leary BUF 6 51 71 58.5 7.2
70 Bucky Hodges CAR 11 51 75 60.2 9.0
71 Jerell Adams NYG 8 39 79 61.3 14.1
72 Rhett Ellison NYG 8 44 80 61.6 10.4
73 Ed Dickson CAR 11 54 74 61.9 7.1
74 Jeff Heuerman DEN 5 48 78 62.4 11.5
75 Stephen Anderson HOU 7 55 81 64.2 8.7
76 Niles Paul WAS 5 44 89 66.1 15.4
77 C.J. Uzomah CIN 6 36 83 66.5 14.7
78 Michael Roberts DET 7 49 93 67.3 15.6
79 Troy Niklas ARI 8 59 77 67.8 7.2
80 Tyler Kroft CIN 6 54 76 69.5 7.4
81 David Morgan MIN 9 48 83 70.3 13.7
82 Geoff Swaim DAL 6 53 76 70.4 8.8
83 MyCole Pruitt HOU 7 47 96 71.5 24.5
84 Randall Telfer CLE 9 39 88 72.2 16.3
85 Daniel Brown CHI 9 56 84 72.6 9.6
86 MarQueis Gray MIA 1 58 91 73.4 11.6
87 Blake Bell MIN 9 56 92 74.7 12.6
88 Nick Vannett SEA 6 66 89 76.7 8.4
89 Ifeanyi Momah ARI 8 69 81 76.7 5.4
90 Darrell Daniels IND 11 50 98 78.0 17.6
91 James O'Shaughnessy JAC 8 72 84 78.0 6.0
92 Derek Carrier LAR 8 67 90 78.5 11.5
93 Logan Paulsen SF 11 53 99 79.2 16.0
94 Ross Travis KC 10 68 93 80.5 12.5
95 Lee Smith OAK 10 73 88 81.4 4.8
96 Phillip Supernaw TEN 8 75 85 81.6 3.5
97 Matt LaCosse NYG 8 78 91 84.5 6.5
98 Eric Saubert ATL 5 79 93 86.0 4.5
99 Jacob Hollister NE 9 69 97 86.2 9.4
100 James Hanna DAL 6 87 91 88.4 1.7
101 Michael Hoomanawanui NO 5 84 95 89.0 3.9
102 Jeremy Sprinkle WAS 5 86 94 90.3 3.3
103 Joshua Perkins ATL 5 90 92 91.0 1.0
104 90 94 92.0 2.0
105 Sean McGrath LAC 9 79 105 93.3 10.8
106 Luke Stocker TB 1 90 98 93.3 3.4

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