Fantasy Football Cheat Sheet: Wide Receiver Rankings 2017

Antonio Brown remans one of the elite fantasy WRs at the top of any draft

Athlon Sports 2017 Fantasy Football Magazine

Wide receiver seems to be getting deeper as a position each and every fantasy football season. This year is no different, but there also is no doubt about the elite targets being elite.

 

Drop-off when it comes to production and/or projections happens quickly, so snagging a top-15 wide receiver should be a must this season, depending on your league format. There is more upside and depth as you move down the rankings, but with that comes question marks and doubt.

 

Players in new uniforms such as Brandin Cooks and Terrelle Pryor should be in good spots, but in Cook’s case is he in a better situation in New England compared to New Orleans sharing targets with the lines of Rob Gronkowski, Julian Edelman and others?

 

Only time will tell, but for now here are some wide receiver rankings to help you get ready for your upcoming draft.

 

Don’t forget to pick up your copy of Athlon Sports’ 2017 Fantasy Football magazine, available for purchase online and at newsstands everywhere.

 

 

 

 

— Written by Chris Meyers, who is part of the Athlon Contributor Network and a member of the FSWA. Meyers' work appears on many other sites, including socalledfantasyexperts.com. Follow him on Twitter @FantsyChillpony.

 

And don’t forget to pick up your copy of Athlon Sports’ 2017 Fantasy Football magazine, available for purchase online and at newsstands everywhere.

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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 23:29

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