Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2018)

Consensus of 38 Experts (65 available) -
Rank WSID Tight Ends (Team) Bye Best Worst Avg Std Dev
Tier 1 
1 Rob GronkowskiR. Gronkowski NE 11 1 3 1.3 0.6
Tier 2 
2 Travis KelceT. Kelce KC 12 1 3 2.0 0.5
3 Zach ErtzZ. Ertz PHI 9 1 7 3.0 0.9
Tier 3 
4 Greg OlsenG. Olsen CAR 4 3 8 5.2 1.3
5 Jimmy GrahamJ. Graham GB 7 2 15 5.8 2.2
6 Evan EngramE. Engram NYG 9 3 15 6.2 2.5
7 Delanie WalkerD. Walker TEN 8 4 10 6.6 1.4
8 Kyle RudolphK. Rudolph MIN 10 4 13 7.6 1.7
Tier 4 
9 Trey BurtonT. Burton CHI 5 6 23 10.5 2.8
10 Jordan ReedJ. Reed WAS 4 4 21 11.2 3.6
11 Jack DoyleJ. Doyle IND 9 6 25 11.3 3.3
12 Tyler EifertT. Eifert CIN 9 9 26 13.8 3.7
13 George KittleG. Kittle SF 11 8 34 15.4 4.4
14 David NjokuD. Njoku CLE 11 10 22 15.0 2.9
15 O.J. HowardO. Howard TB 5 8 33 15.5 5.0
Tier 5 
16 Cameron BrateC. Brate TB 5 7 27 16.4 3.6
17 Charles ClayC. Clay BUF 11 11 23 16.4 3.0
18 Eric EbronE. Ebron IND 9 8 28 17.2 4.7
19 Austin Seferian-JenkinsA. Seferian-Jenkins JAC 9 11 29 19.6 3.9
20 Jared CookJ. Cook OAK 7 9 26 19.5 3.3
21 Vance McDonaldV. McDonald PIT 7 10 39 21.7 5.5
Tier 6 
22 Ricky Seals-JonesR. Seals-Jones ARI 9 11 33 22.4 4.6
23 Benjamin WatsonB. Watson NO 6 16 50 23.9 6.3
24 Hayden HurstH. Hurst BAL 10 12 39 27.0 6.4
25 Austin HooperA. Hooper ATL 8 18 28 22.6 3.1
26 Mike GesickiM. Gesicki MIA 11 16 39 24.4 5.0
27 Stephen AndersonS. Anderson HOU 10 11 118 34.6 17.2
28 Jesse JamesJ. James PIT 7 9 44 32.6 7.5
29 Gerald EverettG. Everett LAR 12 10 40 29.6 5.3
30 Antonio GatesA. Gates FA 17 52 35.4 9.3
Tier 7 
31 Ed DicksonE. Dickson SEA 7 19 54 32.2 7.0
32 Vernon DavisV. Davis WAS 4 20 36 28.3 3.2
33 Luke WillsonL. Willson DET 6 20 56 33.1 6.9
34 Adam ShaheenA. Shaheen CHI 5 21 43 30.5 5.7
35 C.J. FiedorowiczC. Fiedorowicz FA 23 52 32.1 8.4
36 Ryan GriffinR. Griffin HOU 10 22 50 32.2 8.0
37 Jake ButtJ. Butt DEN 10 21 47 32.7 6.4
38 Rico GathersR. Gathers DAL 8 22 59 34.2 6.9
39 Nick VannettN. Vannett SEA 7 26 44 34.9 5.5
40 Tyler KroftT. Kroft CIN 9 25 49 35.0 6.0
41 Mark AndrewsM. Andrews BAL 10 26 48 36.1 6.9
42 Virgil GreenV. Green LAC 8 24 56 36.2 8.2
43 Coby FleenerC. Fleener FA 22 49 37.4 9.0
44 Josh HillJ. Hill NO 6 24 60 38.1 10.9
45 Tyler HigbeeT. Higbee LAR 12 28 50 38.6 6.6
46 Dallas GoedertD. Goedert PHI 9 24 55 38.7 8.8
47 Garrett CelekG. Celek SF 11 29 52 38.7 7.1
48 Jaylen SamuelsJ. Samuels PIT 7 22 51 39.3 9.6
49 Clive WalfordC. Walford NYJ 11 26 70 40.2 12.8
50 Jonnu SmithJ. Smith TEN 8 36 54 43.1 5.9
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51 Michael RobertsM. Roberts DET 6 36 50 43.7 4.3
52 Dalton SchultzD. Schultz DAL 8 22 87 47.5 19.7
53 Jermaine GreshamJ. Gresham ARI 9 33 72 48.2 9.2
54 Dwayne AllenD. Allen NE 11 40 64 49.3 7.7
55 Marcedes LewisM. Lewis GB 7 41 56 49.3 4.6
56 Nick O'LearyN. O'Leary BUF 11 40 58 50.2 6.0
57 Niles PaulN. Paul JAC 9 36 59 50.2 7.8
58 Seth DeValveS. DeValve CLE 11 44 58 50.6 4.7
59 Chris Herndon IVC. Herndon NYJ 11 36 67 51.3 12.7
60 Sean CulkinS. Culkin LAC 8 42 61 51.5 9.5
61 Demetrius HarrisD. Harris KC 12 41 61 52.0 6.3
62 Julius ThomasJ. Thomas FA 43 60 52.7 7.1
63 Lance KendricksL. Kendricks GB 7 41 108 53.7 18.5
64 A.J. DerbyA. Derby MIA 11 48 63 53.8 5.3
65 Jordan AkinsJ. Akins HOU 10 31 90 55.4 15.2
66 Jeff HeuermanJ. Heuerman DEN 10 46 86 57.0 12.9
67 Lee SmithL. Smith FA 57 59 58.0 1.0
68 Eric TomlinsonE. Tomlinson NYJ 11 56 62 58.8 2.4
69 Geoff SwaimG. Swaim DAL 8 48 67 60.3 8.7
70 Maxx WilliamsM. Williams BAL 10 38 91 61.2 16.2
71 Rhett EllisonR. Ellison NYG 9 57 74 62.7 8.0
72 Nick BoyleN. Boyle BAL 10 52 78 63.6 8.7
73 David MorganD. Morgan MIN 10 60 68 63.7 3.3
74 Logan PaulsenL. Paulsen ATL 8 38 92 64.0 22.1
75 Troy NiklasT. Niklas NE 11 57 71 64.3 5.7
76 Dion SimsD. Sims CHI 5 45 77 66.0 14.9
77 Jacob HollisterJ. Hollister NE 11 56 76 66.0 10.0
78 Derek CarrierD. Carrier OAK 7 47 83 67.3 15.1
79 Levine ToiloloL. Toilolo DET 6 55 85 69.0 12.8
80 Ian ThomasI. Thomas CAR 4 49 149 70.9 32.6
81 Troy FumagalliT. Fumagalli DEN 10 38 129 71.0 34.9
82 Cole HikutiniC. Hikutini SF 11 73 73 73.0 0.0
83 Jordan LeggettJ. Leggett NYJ 11 53 121 73.5 27.6
84 Blake JarwinB. Jarwin DAL 8 65 82 73.5 8.5
85 C.J. UzomahC. Uzomah CIN 9 64 86 75.0 11.0
86 Xavier GrimbleX. Grimble PIT 7 81 83 82.0 1.0
87 MarQueis GrayM. Gray MIA 11 46 106 82.3 26.1
88 Braedon BowmanB. Bowman LAC 8 68 99 83.5 15.5
89 Jeremy SprinkleJ. Sprinkle WAS 4 75 94 84.5 9.5
90 Jerell AdamsJ. Adams NYG 9 80 89 84.5 4.5
91 Austin TraylorA. Traylor DEN 10 70 102 86.0 16.0
92 Richard RodgersR. Rodgers PHI 9 87 88 87.5 0.5
93 James O'ShaughnessyJ. O'Shaughnessy JAC 9 75 101 88.0 13.0
94 Daniel BrownD. Brown CHI 5 79 98 88.5 9.5
95 Will DisslyW. Dissly SEA 7 84 95 89.5 5.5
96 Durham SmytheD. Smythe MIA 11 61 126 89.7 27.1
97 Blake BellB. Bell MIN 10 89 91 90.0 1.0
98 Bucky HodgesB. Hodges NYJ 11 63 120 91.5 28.5
99 Logan ThomasL. Thomas BUF 11 79 110 94.5 15.5
100 Ross TravisR. Travis IND 9 85 107 96.0 11.0
101 Jace AmaroJ. Amaro KC 12 88 104 96.0 8.0
102 Ben KoyackB. Koyack JAC 9 80 114 97.0 17.0
103 Darren FellsD. Fells CLE 11 96 103 99.5 3.5
104 Erik SwoopeE. Swoope IND 9 60 142 101.0 41.0
105 Gavin EscobarG. Escobar MIA 11 100 102 101.0 1.0
106 Cole WickC. Wick SF 11 93 117 105.0 12.0
107 MyCole PruittM. Pruitt HOU 10 97 116 106.5 9.5
108 Garrett GriffinG. Griffin NO 6 109 111 110.0 1.0
109 Michael HoomanawanuiM. Hoomanawanui NO 6 106 119 112.5 6.5
110 Tyler ConklinT. Conklin NE 11 103 135 119.0 16.0
111 Temarrick HemingwayT. Hemingway LAR 12 105 134 119.5 14.5
112 Ben BrauneckerB. Braunecker CHI 5 111 138 124.5 13.5
113 Joshua PerkinsJ. Perkins PHI 9 112 144 128.0 16.0
114 Eric SaubertE. Saubert ATL 8 110 148 129.0 19.0
115 Mason SchreckM. Schreck CIN 9 108 151 129.5 21.5

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