College Fantasy Football 2016 Top 100 Overall Rankings

Dual-threat quarterbacks are the cream of the crop when it comes to college fantasy football and Deshaun Watson tops the list

While the days of daily college fantasy football appear to be over (sadly), the season-long game remains alive and well as we head into the 2016 season.

 

In the final ranking of the series, Athlon Sports has comprised the top 100 players available this season in college fantasy football. Below is the scoring system used to comprise these rankings.

 

Passing Yards, 25 yards = 1 point

Passing TD = 4 points

Rushing Yards, 10 yards = 1 point

Rushing TDs = 6 points

Receptions = 0.5 points per reception

Receiving Yards, 10 yards = 1 point

Receiving TDs = 6 points

 

2016 College Fantasy Positional Rankings: QB I RB I WR I TE I DEF I K

 

2016 College Fantasy Football Top 100 Rankings

 

Rank

Player

School

Pos. Rank

1

Deshaun Watson

Clemson

QB1

2

Patrick Mahomes

Texas Tech

QB2

3

Greg Ward Jr.

Houston

QB3

4

Christian McCaffrey

Stanford

RB1

5

Jeremy McNichols

Boise State

RB2

6

Leonard Fournette

LSU

RB3

7

Lamar Jackson

Louisville

QB4

8

Luke Falk

Washington State

QB5

9

Elijah Hood

North Carolina

RB4

10

Dalvin Cook

Florida State

RB5

11

J.T. Barrett

Ohio State

QB6

12

Royce Freeman

Oregon

RB6

13

Corey Davis

Western Michigan

WR1

14

Donnel Pumphrey

San Diego State

RB7

15

Gabe Marks

Washington State

WR2

16

Richie James

Middle Tennessee State

WR3

17

Corey Clement

Wisconsin

RB8

18

Quinton Flowers

South Florida

QB7

19

Chad Kelly

Mississippi

QB8

20

Baker Mayfield

Oklahoma

QB9

21

Keevan Lucas

Tulsa

WR4

22

Seth Russell

Baylor

QB10

23

Ito Smith

Southern Miss

RB9

24

Elijah McGuire

Louisiana Lafayette

RB10

25

Larry Rose

New Mexico State

RB11

26

James Washington

Oklahoma State

WR5

27

Wayne Gallman

Clemson

RB12

28

Myles Gaskin

Washington

RB13

29

Skyler Howard

West Virginia

QB11

30

Kenny Golladay

Northern Illinois

WR6

31

Taywan Taylor

Western Kentucky

WR7

32

Jalen Hurd

Tennessee

RB14

33

Matt Breida

Georgia Souther

RB15

34

Marlon Mack

South Florida

RB16

35

Isaiah Ford

Virginia Tech

WR8

36

Thomas Sperbeck

Boise State

WR9

37

JuJu Smith-Shuster

USC

WR10

38

Joel Bouagnon

Northern Illinois

RB17

39

Samaje Perine

Oklahoma

RB18

40

Brian Hill

Wyoming

RB19

41

Matt Davis

SMU

QB12

42

Jahad Thomas

Temple

RB20

43

KD Cannon

Baylor

WR11

44

Mason Rudolph

Oklahoma State

QB13

45

Courtland Sutton

SMU

WR12

46

Matt Dayes

NC State

RB21

47

Ray Lawry

Old Dominion

RB22

48

Kareem Hunt

Toledo

RB23

49

Mitch Trubisky

North Carolina

QB14

50

Shelton Gibson

West Virginia

WR13

51

Saquon Barkley

Penn State

RB24

52

Dane Evans

Tulsa

QB15

53

Devine Redding

Indiana

RB25

54

Ronnie Moore

Bowling Green

WR14

55

Christian Kirk

Texas A&M

WR15

56

DeShone Kizer

Notre Dame

QB16

57

Kenny Hill

TCU

QB17

58

Anthony Wales

Western Kentucky

RB26

59

Joshua Dobbs

Tennessee

QB18

60

Tommy Armstrong

Nebraska

QB19

61

Mike White

Western Kentucky

QB20

62

Nick Mullens

Southern Miss

QB21

63

Marcus Cox

Appalachian State

RB27

64

Zach Pascal

Old Dominion

WR16

65

Calvin Ridley

Alabama

WR17

66

Fred Ross

Mississippi State

WR18

67

Eric Dungey

Syracuse

QB22

68

Alex Gardner

Florida International

RB28

69

Demario Richard

Arizona State

RB29

70

D.J. Thompson

Southern Miss

WR19

71

Justin Stockton

Texas Tech

RB30

72

Kenny Potter

San Jose State

QB23

73

Trevor Knight

Texas A&M

QB24

74

Zach Terrell

Western Michigan

QB25

75

Trent Taylor

Louisiana Tech

WR20

76

Devonte Boyd

UNLV

WR21

77

Shaq Vann

Eastern Michigan

RB31

78

Jovon Robinson

Auburn

RB32

79

Jaylen Samuels

NC State

TE1

80

Anu Solomon

Arizona

QB26

81

Arkeel Newsome

Connecticut

RB33

82

James Butler

Nevada

RB34

83

Markell Jones

Purdue

RB35

84

DeDe Westbrook

Oklahoma

WR22

85

James Knapke

Bowling Green

QB27

86

Rodney Adams

South Florida

WR23

87

Tommy Woodson

Akron

QB28

88

Brent Stockstill

Middle Tennessee State

QB29

89

KeVonn Mabon

Ball State

WR24

90

Taquan Mizzell

Virginia

RB36

91

Nick Wilson

Arizona

RB37

92

Justin Jackson

Northwestern

RB38

93

Aaron Jones

UTEP

RB39

94

Mike Warren

Iowa State

RB40

95

Jamauri Bogan

Western Michigan

RB41

96

Nick Fitzgerald

Mississippi State

QB30

97

Anthony Miller

Memphis

WR25

98

Marquis Young

Massachusetts

RB42

99

Ralph Webb

Vanderbilt

RB43

100

Steve Ishmael

Syracuse

WR26

 

— Written by Mike Bainbridge, who is part of the Athlon Contributor Network. Bainbridge is a graduate of Northern Illinois University. Make sure to follow him on Twitter @MikeBainbridge2 

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