Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2017)

Consensus of 85 Experts (126 available) -
Rank Tight Ends (Team) Bye Best Worst Avg Std Dev ADP vs. ADP
Tier 1 
1 Rob Gronkowski NE 9 1 4 1.1 0.5 1.0 0.0
Tier 2 
2 Travis Kelce KC 10 1 6 2.1 0.7 2.0 0.0
3 Greg Olsen CAR 11 2 6 3.6 0.9 3.0 0.0
4 Jordan Reed WAS 5 2 9 4.3 1.4 4.0 0.0
Tier 3 
5 Jimmy Graham SEA 6 1 8 4.6 1.3 5.0 0.0
6 Kyle Rudolph MIN 9 3 12 7.5 1.5 8.0 +2.0
7 Delanie Walker TEN 8 4 12 8.4 1.6 7.0 0.0
8 Zach Ertz PHI 10 4 15 8.4 2.0 9.0 +1.0
9 Martellus Bennett GB 8 4 16 9.8 2.1 6.0 -3.0
Tier 4 
10 Hunter Henry LAC 9 5 22 11.4 2.4 10.0 0.0
11 Eric Ebron DET 7 7 17 12.0 2.1 12.0 +1.0
12 Jack Doyle IND 11 9 30 14.0 3.0 11.0 -1.0
13 Coby Fleener NO 5 10 28 15.1 2.9 16.0 +3.0
14 Austin Hooper ATL 5 11 28 16.5 3.7 15.0 +1.0
15 Jason Witten DAL 6 11 27 16.5 2.9 13.0 -2.0
Tier 5 
16 Cameron Brate TB 1 10 26 17.6 3.3 18.0 +2.0
17 Julius Thomas MIA 1 11 32 18.3 3.7 21.0 +4.0
18 C.J. Fiedorowicz HOU 7 9 29 19.1 3.4 27.0 +9.0
19 Antonio Gates LAC 9 14 27 20.0 2.8 19.0 0.0
20 Charles Clay BUF 6 11 34 22.0 4.7 28.0 +8.0
21 Evan Engram NYG 8 10 33 22.5 3.9 22.0 +1.0
22 Jared Cook OAK 10 10 32 22.4 3.7 20.0 -2.0
Tier 6 
23 O.J. Howard TB 1 12 41 24.7 4.4 14.0 -9.0
24 Zach Miller CHI 9 14 46 27.1 5.4 33.0 +9.0
25 Dwayne Allen NE 9 15 36 27.0 4.2 29.0 +4.0
26 Vance McDonald PIT 9 16 43 27.4 4.8 25.0 -1.0
27 Austin Seferian-Jenkins NYJ 11 19 58 27.0 5.5 31.0 +4.0
28 Jesse James PIT 9 12 49 32.4 6.8 24.0 -4.0
29 David Njoku CLE 9 18 35 26.1 3.3 26.0 -3.0
30 Tyler Higbee LAR 8 17 52 31.9 5.1 32.0 +2.0
31 Jermaine Gresham ARI 8 19 42 30.8 4.1 30.0 -1.0
32 Benjamin Watson BAL 10 19 57 32.9 7.3 17.0 -15.0
Tier 7 
33 Maxx Williams BAL 10 20 92 39.1 9.9 40.0 +7.0
34 Vernon Davis WAS 5 26 41 33.0 3.2 36.0 +2.0
35 George Kittle SF 11 22 51 33.5 6.0 34.0 -1.0
36 Gerald Everett LAR 8 22 59 36.2 6.7 23.0 -13.0
37 Ryan Griffin HOU 7 27 53 38.5 5.2
38 Marcedes Lewis JAC 8 30 54 38.9 5.4
39 A.J. Derby DEN 5 28 64 39.4 7.9
40 Ladarius Green FA 23 61 39.4 12.4 35.0 -5.0
41 Seth DeValve CLE 9 26 58 39.4 6.4 37.0 -4.0
42 Adam Shaheen CHI 9 27 67 41.0 8.8 38.0 -4.0
43 Dion Sims CHI 9 29 61 41.6 7.6
44 Virgil Green DEN 5 27 60 43.2 6.6
45 Lance Kendricks GB 8 24 68 44.0 8.5 43.0 -2.0
46 Gary Barnidge FA 30 60 44.0 11.0
47 Nick Boyle BAL 10 30 62 44.4 8.2
48 Garrett Celek SF 11 24 56 44.4 7.4
49 Josh Hill NO 5 37 60 45.0 4.6
50 Trey Burton PHI 10 31 60 45.1 6.3
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51 Clive Walford OAK 10 31 56 46.4 4.8
52 Mychal Rivera JAC 8 36 58 46.9 6.4
53 Rico Gathers DAL 6 30 108 48.8 19.8
54 Jordan Leggett NYJ 11 32 78 49.2 10.7
55 Ben Koyack JAC 8 39 62 50.3 5.5
56 Larry Donnell FA 40 65 50.8 8.7
57 Will Tye NE 9 36 80 51.0 11.3
58 Luke Willson SEA 6 31 70 51.2 9.1
59 Jonnu Smith TEN 8 40 60 51.7 5.6
60 Levine Toilolo ATL 5 42 64 53.1 5.7
61 Demetrius Harris KC 10 40 69 55.9 8.1
62 Richard Rodgers GB 8 28 81 56.3 12.0
63 Xavier Grimble PIT 9 40 83 56.3 11.3
64 Jake Butt DEN 5 30 102 57.3 17.5 41.0 -23.0
65 Rhett Ellison NYG 8 43 81 59.2 9.2
66 Anthony Fasano MIA 1 46 82 60.4 9.3
67 Brent Celek PHI 10 45 72 60.9 7.8
68 Bucky Hodges CAR 11 51 76 61.8 8.9
69 Jeff Heuerman DEN 5 41 78 61.9 11.4
70 Stephen Anderson HOU 7 46 82 62.0 10.4
71 Nick O'Leary BUF 6 51 78 63.8 9.4
72 Brandon Williams IND 11 36 77 64.0 16.6
73 Michael Roberts DET 7 47 95 64.6 15.2
74 Ed Dickson CAR 11 55 81 65.8 9.0
75 Darren Fells DET 7 49 84 66.0 10.6
76 Jerell Adams NYG 8 41 83 66.1 13.2 39.0 -37.0
77 Niles Paul WAS 5 44 90 66.4 12.8
78 Troy Niklas ARI 8 59 76 67.8 6.7
79 Geoff Swaim DAL 6 54 77 68.5 7.1
80 Darrell Daniels IND 11 46 97 69.5 17.4
81 C.J. Uzomah CIN 6 41 86 69.7 11.2
82 Tyler Kroft CIN 6 55 85 69.9 9.2
83 MarQueis Gray MIA 1 56 91 70.4 12.0
84 Daniel Brown CHI 9 62 85 70.7 8.1
85 Blake Bell MIN 9 54 92 73.6 11.8
86 David Morgan MIN 9 57 84 73.6 9.6
87 Randall Telfer CLE 9 48 93 74.1 11.8
88 Nick Vannett SEA 6 57 89 75.3 9.3
89 Logan Paulsen SF 11 53 100 76.1 14.9
90 Ross Travis KC 10 63 92 76.5 12.7
91 Ifeanyi Momah ARI 8 72 83 77.7 4.5
92 Phillip Supernaw TEN 8 75 85 81.2 3.8
93 Lee Smith OAK 10 73 88 81.5 6.3
94 James O'Shaughnessy JAC 8 77 88 82.5 5.5
95 Derek Carrier LAR 8 74 92 83.0 9.0
96 Eric Saubert ATL 5 75 90 83.5 4.8
97 Jacob Hollister NE 9 67 95 84.0 9.5 42.0 -55.0
98 Matt LaCosse NYG 8 79 94 86.5 7.5
99 James Hanna DAL 6 74 91 87.3 6.1
100 Joshua Perkins ATL 5 87 89 88.0 1.0
101 Jeremy Sprinkle WAS 5 85 96 89.0 5.0
102 Michael Hoomanawanui NO 5 84 97 89.3 4.8
103 93 93 93.0 0.0
104 Sean McGrath LAC 9 79 106 94.3 11.3
105 Luke Stocker TB 1 90 99 94.3 3.7

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