Fantasy Football Rookie Rankings (2016)

Consensus of 3 Experts (19 available) - Updated 9/26
Rank Player (Team) PosBye Best Worst Avg Std Dev
Tier 1 (EDIT)
1 Ezekiel Elliott DAL RB1 7 1 1 1.0 0.0
2 Laquon Treadwell MIN WR1 6 2 4 2.7 0.9
3 Corey Coleman CLE WR2 13 2 5 3.3 1.2
4 Sterling Shepard NYG WR3 8 3 5 4.0 0.8
Tier 2 (EDIT)
5 Josh Doctson WAS WR4 9 4 6 5.0 0.8
6 Derrick Henry TEN RB2 13 3 9 6.0 2.4
7 Michael Thomas NO WR5 5 7 8 7.3 0.5
8 Kenneth Dixon BAL RB3 8 6 12 9.0 2.4
9 Leonte Carroo MIA WR6 8 8 12 9.7 1.7
Tier 3 (EDIT)
10 C.J. Prosise SEA RB4 5 10 13 11.7 1.2
11 Tyler Boyd CIN WR7 9 8 18 12.0 4.3
12 Will Fuller HOU WR8 9 11 13 12.3 0.9
13 Jordan Howard CHI RB5 9 14 15 14.7 0.5
14 Devontae Booker DEN RB6 11 14 19 15.7 2.4
15 Kenyan Drake MIA RB7 8 7 21 16.0 6.4
16 Tajae Sharpe TEN WR9 13 10 29 16.7 8.7
Tier 4 (EDIT)
17 DeAndre Washington OAK RB8 10 11 28 18.7 7.0
18 Malcolm Mitchell NE WR10 9 18 20 19.3 0.9
19 Paul Perkins NYG RB9 8 16 26 20.3 4.2
20 Alex Collins SEA RB10 5 16 24 21.3 3.8
21 Pharoh Cooper LA WR11 8 21 24 22.3 1.2
22 Hunter Henry SD TE1 11 16 35 22.7 8.7
23 Braxton Miller HOU WR12 9 18 26 23.0 3.6
24 Wendell Smallwood PHI RB11 4 15 33 24.3 7.4
25 Keith Marshall WAS RB12 9 22 30 25.0 3.6
26 Jared Goff LA QB1 8 19 38 26.0 8.5
Tier 5 (EDIT)
27 Carson Wentz PHI QB2 4 22 42 29.0 9.2
28 Rashard Higgins CLE WR13 13 27 31 29.0 1.6
29 Austin Hooper ATL TE2 11 28 31 29.7 1.2
30 Jonathan Williams BUF RB13 10 26 37 30.0 5.0
31 Charone Peake NYJ WR14 11 23 37 30.7 5.8
32 Keyarris Garrett CAR WR15 7 27 36 32.3 3.9
33 Paxton Lynch DEN QB3 11 25 29 27.0 2.0
34 Tyler Ervin HOU RB14 9 31 43 35.3 5.4
35 Roger Lewis NYG WR16 8 17 41 29.0 12.0
36 Chris Moore BAL WR17 8 35 38 36.3 1.2
37 Mike Thomas FA WR18 28 35 31.5 3.5
Tier 6 (EDIT)
38 Ricardo Louis CLE WR19 13 32 33 32.5 0.5
39 Daniel Lasco NO RB15 5 34 34 34.0 0.0
40 Kenny Lawler SEA WR20 5 30 42 36.0 6.0
41 Tyler Higbee LA TE3 8 36 50 42.0 5.9
42 Devon Cajuste GB WR21 4 33 44 38.5 5.5
43 Jordan Payton CLE WR22 13 39 45 42.0 3.0
44 Josh Ferguson IND RB16 10 39 45 42.0 3.0
45 Demarcus Robinson KC WR23 5 46 47 46.5 0.5
46 Byron Marshall PHI WR24 4 49 49 49.0 0.0

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