However, he’ll need an injury of some sort to become relevant for redraft leagues in 2020. John Ross, Washington: Ross' record-breaking 4.22-second 40-yard dash at the NFL Scouting Combine put him in another stratosphere in the category of speed, though his quickness was already evident on tape. He posted 842 receiving yards as a true Freshman back in 2014 and followed that up with 907 and 1,039-yard seasons before heading to the NFL. (from Patriots) The Lions recovered OK from the loss of Calvin Johnson, but they couldn’t resist considering a big target (6-4) with good speed with the potential to be a Megatron (very) Light. Williams needs to get stronger, faster and run smoother routes to deliver like that at any point. 2017 NFL DRAFT | Philadelphia. Titans. Hilton and Emmanuel Sanders are a couple examples). Like Kenny Golladay, Godwin proved he could play as a rookie by posting 525 receiving yards despite playing behind Mike Evans, DeSean Jackson, and Adam Humphries. He eventually returned in the fourth quarter. The No.2 Alabama Crimson Tide are in a heavyweight tilt against the No. Davis’ rookie year was hindered by a hamstring injury that popped up prior to the season and lasted for quite a while. Which wide receiver would you rather have on your team? Les équipes NFL oseront-elles ignorer la bombe à retardement que sont ses genoux ? Line Christian McCaffrey up in the slot, outside, wherever -- he'll lose his man with regularity and take off downfield for big plays. Round. AAC, Evènements, FBS, Fiches Prospect 2017, NFL Draft 2017, WR Class 2017. He’s now posted 1,000+ receiving yards in 2018 and 2019. But measuring under 5-11, 190 pounds, can he be an effective No. However, that makes his dynasty price tag extremely affordable. His current ADP is in the 15th-round (175.3). All other NFL-related trademarks are trademarks of the National Football League. Ross is worth acquiring on the cheap in hopes of a new team and second contract breakout. He would eventually be helped to a cart before heading back to the locker room. Please check your email for a confirmation. Western Michigan’s Corey Davis and Virginia Tech’s Isaiah Ford have you covered. A future QB and a RB were also in play. Daniel Jeremiah's takeaways include comparisons with Andrew Luck and Dak Prescott. https://draftwire.usatoday.com/2016/11/23/who-is-the-best-wr-prospect-in-the-2017-nfl-draft-class/, 2017 NFL draft: updated top 150 prospects, Mike Williams the clear-cut No. And as far as 2020 goes, I’m wondering if this data is wrong because it has him going in the 22nd-round (254.7) with over 100 drafts as the sample size. The Broncos take Henderson for help in the return game. He could develop into a valuable, tough target to deploy in the slot for Russell Wilson. But I’d explore selling him in dynasty. Brian Brown, Richmond: Brown has put up nearly 3,000 receiving yards for the Spiders over the past two seasons, scoring 11 times in his senior year.
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Not a great athlete, Williams needs a certain style of QB to have faith in him and allow him to go win a bunch of contested passes. Will Tua Tagovailoa find success in the NFL? NFL and the NFL shield design are registered trademarks of the National Football League.The team names, logos and uniform designs are registered trademarks of the teams indicated. And in 2018, Westbrook took the next step, catching 66 passes for 717 yards and five TDs. Myles Garrett was the No. Follow me on twitter her: https://twitter.com/mikearmes4. Looking for the complete package of size, speed and polish, similar to Williams? Even better, Reynolds has proven he’s always been able to play WR. This is an extremely fun one. 2017 NFL draft rankings: Wide receivers College offensive stats are as inflated as ever, but we’re still talking about some serious talent atop the receiver position and deep into the class. » Visit our Draft Finder tool to search all drafts from 1947 until 2019 using custom criteria. Ross and Smith-Schuster are quite different. Or did last season's MVP jump to the top? Heading into the 2016 college football season, there seemed to be a clear consensus regarding the top receiver prospect eligible for the 2017 NFL draft. His current ADP is in the second-round (21.6). The physicality and want-to he shows on every route makes him an easy receiver to trust, whether a quarterback is trying to get a first down or throwing a strike into the end zone. A man among boys."
NFL footage © NFL Productions LLC. NFL draft home page » Kupp is once again set up to smash in 2020, making his late fourth-round (47.3) ADP palatable. Godwin likely will play often in the slot. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. The “limited playing time down the stretch” narrative has largely been overblown. If something were to happen to Kupp or Woods though, Reynolds’ value would skyrocket, making him a solid investment at this price as an upside bench stash. The former fifth overall selection was a production monster in college and I’m not ready to give up on him yet. NFL exec: 2017 WR draft class is ‘worst’ I’ve seen in long time.
Godwin adds to the Bucs’ newfound ability to create more mismatches with speed and quickness with DeSean Jackson and O.J. The third-year breakout was easy to forecast in 2019 and Godwin didn’t disappoint, going for 1,333 yards and nine TDs. That’s plenty affordable enough since Westbrook played a specific role last season lining up in the slot on 83.5% of his snaps.
One of the most explosive playmakers in all of college football, Waddle is also one of the top prospects at his position in the 2021 NFL Draft class. Click the College for players drafted from that college. All Rights Reserved. Mike Williams, Clemson: Williams will be a great add for NFL teams looking for an alpha dog on offense. Kenny Golladay And some notable players that didn’t make the 20 receiving yards per game cut will also be addressed. Reynolds’ affordable 20th-round (237) ADP reflects this. Reynolds showed flashes in 2018, filling in admirably for an injured Cooper Kupp. 3 receiver with some of the explosive qualities once-promising Cody Latimer has failed to show. Nothing crazy. How did top QB prospect Trey Lance fare in his lone performance of the 2020 season? Kupp ranks fourth on this list and his production has only increased since. (5) Round 1, Pick 5 (5) Corey Davis. JuJu ranks third on this list and he did it at 21 years of age.
KD Cannon, Baylor: At 5-11, 182 pounds, Cannon is a bit slight for some scouts' taste. I see Davis as more of a 12-13th round guy.
Note: Click through the tabs above to see overviews for each position. Mike Williams Williams didn’t make my arbitrary cut-off but his rookie season must be remembered with context. Jerry Jeudy; CeeDee Lamb; Henry Ruggs III; View Results. On the first play of Saturday's game against Tennessee, Alabama wide receiver Jaylen Waddle suffered what appeared to be an ankle injury, and immediately left the game. "Man, he breaks them off with those routes. While some have projected him as high as a top-50 pick, I think he'll end up going on the third day of the draft (Rounds 4-7) because he lacks the physicality and pure speed to be a top receiving target. Oregon's Penei Sewell, one of the nation's top prospects, announced Monday that he's opting out of the upcoming college football season and intends to enter the 2021 NFL Draft. Georgia quarterback Jamie Newman announced on Wednesday that he's opting out of the 2020 college football season to begin his prep for the 2021 NFL Draft. Westbrook is an average-at-best athlete and Jacksonville just brought in two more WRs in the draft: Laviska Shenault in the second-round and Collin Johnson in the fifth-round. NFL teams are trying to figure out what his best role is at the next level, however. Reynolds is a solid value at that cost in Best Ball. Bridgewater took a blow to the head while being sacked, causing him to leave the game. Lawrence will presumably miss Clemson’s game on Saturday vs Boston College. Their main rivals include the Seahawks, 49ers, Bears, Eagles, Panthers and Cowboys. SPORTS ILLUSTRATED is a registered trademark of ABG-SI LLC. Waddle was injured at the end of returning the opening kickoff, and looked visibly upset as he grabbed his ankle and then limped off the field.