Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2018)

Consensus of 52 Experts (84 available) -
Rank WSID Tight Ends (Team) Bye Best Worst Avg Std Dev ADP vs. ADP
Tier 1 
1 Rob GronkowskiR. Gronkowski NE 11 1 3 1.2 0.5 1.0 0.0
Tier 2 
2 Travis KelceT. Kelce KC 12 1 3 2.0 0.5 2.0 0.0
3 Zach ErtzZ. Ertz PHI 9 1 6 2.9 0.7 3.0 0.0
Tier 3 
4 Greg OlsenG. Olsen CAR 4 3 8 5.3 1.2 6.0 +2.0
5 Jimmy GrahamJ. Graham GB 7 3 12 5.8 1.9 4.0 -1.0
6 Evan EngramE. Engram NYG 9 3 13 6.0 2.0 5.0 -1.0
7 Delanie WalkerD. Walker TEN 8 4 12 6.8 1.6 8.0 +1.0
8 Kyle RudolphK. Rudolph MIN 10 4 11 7.5 1.4 7.0 -1.0
Tier 4 
9 Trey BurtonT. Burton CHI 5 6 19 10.0 2.4 9.0 0.0
10 Jordan ReedJ. Reed WAS 4 4 21 10.3 2.8 10.0 0.0
11 Jack DoyleJ. Doyle IND 9 5 25 13.0 4.2 12.0 +1.0
12 George KittleG. Kittle SF 11 9 20 13.0 2.8 11.0 -1.0
13 David NjokuD. Njoku CLE 11 5 26 15.0 3.7 13.0 0.0
14 Tyler EifertT. Eifert CIN 9 10 27 15.2 3.8 15.0 +1.0
Tier 5 
15 O.J. HowardO. Howard TB 5 6 29 16.2 4.3 14.0 -1.0
16 Cameron BrateC. Brate TB 5 9 26 16.7 3.6 17.0 +1.0
17 Eric EbronE. Ebron IND 9 8 24 17.0 3.6 22.0 +5.0
18 Charles ClayC. Clay BUF 11 12 33 18.1 3.8 23.0 +5.0
19 Jared CookJ. Cook OAK 7 8 29 18.9 4.1 18.0 -1.0
20 Austin Seferian-JenkinsA. Seferian-Jenkins JAC 9 10 30 19.0 4.6 16.0 -4.0
Tier 6 
21 Mike GesickiM. Gesicki MIA 11 6 43 23.8 6.3 20.0 -1.0
22 Ricky Seals-JonesR. Seals-Jones ARI 9 12 35 22.0 4.6 21.0 -1.0
23 Vance McDonaldV. McDonald PIT 7 11 38 21.9 4.7 24.0 +1.0
24 Austin HooperA. Hooper ATL 8 13 29 22.0 3.5 25.0 +1.0
25 Benjamin WatsonB. Watson NO 6 13 35 22.5 4.4 26.0 +1.0
26 Hayden HurstH. Hurst BAL 10 11 47 28.0 5.9 19.0 -7.0
27 Antonio GatesA. Gates FA 17 59 33.4 10.1 40.0 +13.0
28 Mark AndrewsM. Andrews BAL 10 15 90 37.6 12.9 43.0 +15.0
Tier 7 
29 Luke WillsonL. Willson DET 6 17 44 30.3 4.9 44.0 +15.0
30 Stephen AndersonS. Anderson HOU 10 17 114 36.0 14.1 53.0 +23.0
31 Dallas GoedertD. Goedert PHI 9 17 59 36.4 8.5 30.0 -1.0
32 Vernon DavisV. Davis WAS 4 19 42 29.4 4.2 34.0 +2.0
33 Tyler KroftT. Kroft CIN 9 19 49 35.0 6.1 35.0 +2.0
34 Ed DicksonE. Dickson SEA 7 20 56 30.6 6.4 33.0 -1.0
35 Jake ButtJ. Butt DEN 10 20 52 31.7 5.7 28.0 -7.0
36 Gerald EverettG. Everett LAR 12 22 39 30.6 3.7 39.0 +3.0
37 Ryan GriffinR. Griffin HOU 10 21 52 32.7 7.0
38 Adam ShaheenA. Shaheen CHI 5 22 58 33.7 6.5 32.0 -6.0
39 Virgil GreenV. Green LAC 8 25 55 34.1 7.0 45.0 +6.0
40 Nick VannettN. Vannett SEA 7 26 51 35.2 5.3 47.0 +7.0
41 Jesse JamesJ. James PIT 7 23 48 35.5 6.0 41.0 0.0
42 Tyler HigbeeT. Higbee LAR 12 28 50 38.2 5.6 51.0 +9.0
43 C.J. FiedorowiczC. Fiedorowicz FA 23 54 38.5 12.0
44 Coby FleenerC. Fleener FA 28 53 40.3 8.3 27.0 -17.0
45 Rico GathersR. Gathers DAL 8 28 91 41.1 12.4 29.0 -16.0
46 Garrett CelekG. Celek SF 11 29 52 41.2 6.4 52.0 +6.0
47 Jonnu SmithJ. Smith TEN 8 23 54 41.4 7.2 38.0 -9.0
48 Clive WalfordC. Walford NYJ 11 26 70 41.6 9.6
49 Josh HillJ. Hill NO 6 24 68 43.3 10.2
50 Michael RobertsM. Roberts DET 6 37 50 43.6 4.5 55.0 +5.0
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51 Blake JarwinB. Jarwin DAL 8 28 65 43.7 12.1 31.0 -20.0
52 Marcedes LewisM. Lewis GB 7 39 56 47.1 5.0 48.0 -4.0
53 Jaylen SamuelsJ. Samuels PIT 7 25 122 47.3 26.7
54 Jeff HeuermanJ. Heuerman DEN 10 33 86 48.0 12.5 49.0 -5.0
55 Jermaine GreshamJ. Gresham ARI 9 36 72 48.1 10.1
56 Seth DeValveS. DeValve CLE 11 45 55 49.0 3.3 56.0 0.0
57 A.J. DerbyA. Derby MIA 11 38 61 49.2 7.1
58 Julius ThomasJ. Thomas FA 35 60 49.4 8.7 36.0 -22.0
59 Chris Herndon IVC. Herndon NYJ 11 34 75 50.1 14.9 57.0 -2.0
60 Nick O'LearyN. O'Leary BUF 11 38 63 50.6 7.0
61 Demetrius HarrisD. Harris KC 12 42 61 50.9 5.1
62 Dwayne AllenD. Allen NE 11 39 63 51.4 7.1 50.0 -12.0
63 Lance KendricksL. Kendricks GB 7 44 88 54.3 12.3
64 Niles PaulN. Paul JAC 9 50 62 55.3 4.6
65 Geoff SwaimG. Swaim DAL 8 34 78 56.3 13.3
66 Dalton SchultzD. Schultz DAL 8 37 87 56.8 15.2
67 Nick BoyleN. Boyle BAL 10 37 78 58.5 14.9
68 Ian ThomasI. Thomas CAR 4 39 71 60.9 10.2 37.0 -31.0
69 David MorganD. Morgan MIN 10 53 68 61.2 5.7
70 Rhett EllisonR. Ellison NYG 9 55 74 62.0 7.3
71 Jordan AkinsJ. Akins HOU 10 55 90 62.1 11.9 46.0 -25.0
72 Eric TomlinsonE. Tomlinson NYJ 11 45 97 62.7 15.3
73 Sean CulkinS. Culkin LAC 8 50 70 62.8 7.0
74 Logan PaulsenL. Paulsen ATL 8 39 92 64.0 16.4
75 Jordan LeggettJ. Leggett NYJ 11 33 149 64.7 35.8 54.0 -21.0
76 Lee SmithL. Smith FA 55 73 65.0 6.8
77 Braedon BowmanB. Bowman LAC 8 44 99 65.4 23.3
78 Troy NiklasT. Niklas NE 11 57 76 68.3 8.2
79 Levine ToiloloL. Toilolo DET 6 58 85 69.4 11.6
80 Maxx WilliamsM. Williams BAL 10 46 117 70.1 20.8
81 Sean McGrathS. McGrath DET 6 54 87 70.5 16.5
82 Erik SwoopeE. Swoope IND 9 38 133 70.8 30.0
83 Derek CarrierD. Carrier OAK 7 47 86 72.3 14.0
84 Jacob HollisterJ. Hollister NE 11 56 87 74.8 11.5
85 Dion SimsD. Sims CHI 5 49 88 75.2 12.3
86 Richard RodgersR. Rodgers PHI 9 64 93 78.0 10.8
87 MarQueis GrayM. Gray MIA 11 47 95 79.0 19.4
88 C.J. UzomahC. Uzomah CIN 9 64 86 79.0 8.9
89 Austin TraylorA. Traylor DEN 10 71 102 79.0 11.6
90 Xavier GrimbleX. Grimble PIT 7 78 84 81.0 2.1
91 James O'ShaughnessyJ. O'Shaughnessy JAC 9 68 101 82.4 13.9
92 Will TyeW. Tye NE 11 73 92 82.5 9.5
93 Cole HikutiniC. Hikutini SF 11 73 102 82.8 11.6
94 Logan ThomasL. Thomas BUF 11 73 108 82.8 12.8
95 Will DisslyW. Dissly SEA 7 65 101 83.3 14.7
96 Phillip SupernawP. Supernaw TEN 8 77 90 83.3 5.3
97 Jerell AdamsJ. Adams NYG 9 81 89 85.0 2.9
98 Troy FumagalliT. Fumagalli DEN 10 51 121 85.3 25.7
99 Gabe HolmesG. Holmes ARI 9 75 95 85.7 8.2
100 Jeremy SprinkleJ. Sprinkle WAS 4 75 105 88.0 11.0
101 Blake BellB. Bell MIN 10 91 91 91.0 0.0
102 Daniel BrownD. Brown CHI 5 79 101 92.7 9.7
103 Durham SmytheD. Smythe MIA 11 73 124 93.0 22.2
104 Eric SaubertE. Saubert ATL 8 67 141 94.2 27.6
105 Darren FellsD. Fells CLE 11 91 98 94.3 2.9
106 Tyler ConklinT. Conklin NE 11 60 129 95.3 24.9
107 Ben KoyackB. Koyack JAC 9 80 113 97.0 13.5
108 Jace AmaroJ. Amaro KC 12 90 104 97.0 7.0
109 Darrell DanielsD. Daniels IND 9 95 99 97.0 2.0
110 Ross TravisR. Travis IND 9 85 107 97.3 9.2
111 Henry Krieger CobleH. Krieger LAR 12 84 111 97.5 13.5
112 Michael HoomanawanuiM. Hoomanawanui NO 6 80 116 98.8 13.6
113 Luke StockerL. Stocker TEN 8 93 104 100.0 5.0
114 Gavin EscobarG. Escobar MIA 11 100 100 100.0 0.0
115 Evan BaylisE. Baylis CAR 4 96 110 103.0 7.0
116 Antony AuclairA. Auclair TB 5 83 131 103.3 20.3
117 Cole WickC. Wick SF 11 93 115 104.0 11.0
118 Bucky HodgesB. Hodges NYJ 11 63 146 104.3 33.9
119 MyCole PruittM. Pruitt HOU 10 97 112 104.5 7.5
120 Chris ManhertzC. Manhertz CAR 4 106 106 106.0 0.0
121 Garrett GriffinG. Griffin NO 6 109 109 109.0 0.0
122 Khari LeeK. Lee BUF 11 108 126 117.0 9.0
123 Temarrick HemingwayT. Hemingway LAR 12 105 148 119.3 20.3
124 Ben BrauneckerB. Braunecker CHI 5 111 135 123.0 12.0
125 Joshua PerkinsJ. Perkins PHI 9 112 140 126.0 14.0
126 Emanuel ByrdE. Byrd GB 7 109 150 129.5 20.5
127 Mason SchreckM. Schreck CIN 9 108 153 130.5 22.5

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