2017 Fantasy Football Preview – Overall Player Rankings

So with just a couple days until the kickoff of the season we finally have put together our Top Overall Rankings for the 2017 Fantasy Football season. I know this may be too late for most fantasy drafts. but with the whole Elliot thing and a couple key injuries, we had to make some adjustments. Now I know we haven’t heard the word on what Ezekiel Elliot’s suspension status will be but from what it looks like to me, I think we may have another Tom Brady situation where the decision will drag out and Elliot will play while they decide when to decide. Key preseason injuries have effected some of the top players on this list. The loss of Julian Edelman for the season takes him off the list and the injury that has slowed down Andrew Luck has dropped the stock in teammate T.Y. Hilton. We have come up with a list of our Top-50 fantasy players regardless of position. If you are in a 12-team league and end up with at least 3 of the Top-25 and 5 or 6 of the Top-50 I think you are out to a good start for this year’s Fantasy season. So here is the list.

#1 RB David Johnson – Arizona Cardinals
#2 RB Le’Veon Bell – Pittsburgh Steelers
#3 WR Antonio Brown – Pittsburgh Steelers
#4 WR Julio Jones – Atlanta Falcons
#5 WR Odell Beckham Jr – New York Giants
#6 RB Ezekiel Elliot – Dallas Cowboys
#7 WR A.J. Green – Cincinnati Bengals
#8 RB LeSean McCoy – Buffalo Bills
#9 WR Mike Evans – Tampa Bay Buccaneers
#10 WR Jordy Nelson – Green Bay Packers
#11 RB DeVonta Freeman – Atlanta Falcons
#12 RB DeMarco Murray – Tennessee Titans
#13 RB Jay Ajayi – Miami Dolphins
#14 RB Melvin Gordon – Los Angeles Chargers
#15 RB Jordan Howard – Chicago Bears
#16 TE Rob Gronkowski – New England Patriots
#17 WR Dez Bryant – Dallas Cowboys
#18 QB Aaron Rodgers – Green Bay Packers
#19 WR Michael Thomas – New Orleans Saints
#20 RB Todd Gurley – Los Angeles Rams
#21 WR Amari Cooper – Oakland Raiders
#22 WR Doug Baldwin – Seattle Seahawks
#23 QB Tom Brady – New England Patriots
#24 WR DeAndre Hopkins – Houston Texans
#25 RB Leonard Fournette – Jacksonville Jaguars
#26 WR Demaryius Thomas – Denver Broncos
#27 QB Drew Brees – New Orleans Saints
#28 WR T.Y. Hilton – Indianapolis Colts
#29 RB Lamar Miller – Houston Texans
#30 RB Marshawn Lynch – Oakland Raiders
#31 WR Terrell Pryor – Washington Redskins
#32 WR Brandin Cooks – New Orleans Saints
#33 QB Matt Ryan – Atlanta Falcons
#34 WR Allen Robinson – Jacksonville Jaguars
#35 WR Sammy Watkins – Los Angeles Rams
#36 WR Devante Adams – Green Bay Packers
#37 WR Michael Crabtree – Oakland Raiders
#38 RB Christian McCaffrey – Carolina Panthers
#39 RB Ty Montgomery – Green Bay Packers
#40 WR Keenan Allen – Los Angeles Chargers
#41 RB Isaiah Crowell – Cleveland Browns
#42 WR Golden Tate – Detroit Lions
#43 RB Dalvin Cook – Minnesota Vikings
#44 TE Travis Kelce – Kansas City Chiefs
#45 WR Emmanual Sanders – Denver Broncos
#46 QB Russell Wilson – Seattle Seahawks
#47 TE Jordan Reed – Washington Redskins
#48 RB Joe Mixon – Cincinnati Bengals
#49 WR Larry Fitzgerald – Arizona Cardinals
#50 TE Greg Olsen – Carolina Panthers

Looking at our list and WRs and RBs dominate it! There are 23 WRs in the Top-50, including 6 of the Top-10. There are also 18 RBs in the Top-50, 4 in the Top-10. The remainder of the list has 5 QBs and 4 TEs. In a breakdown of teams, Green Bay leads the list with 4 players in the Top50, WR Jordy Nelson being their top ranked player at #10. There are three teams with 3 players in the list. They are Atlanta (top player #4 Julio Jones), New Orleans (top player #19 Michael Thomas), & Oakland (top player #21 Amari Cooper). There were also 4 teams that didn’t have a player break the Top-50 list. They were the New York Jets, Baltimore Ravens, Philadelphia Eagles and San Francisco 49ers. So what do you think of this list? Do you agree or disagree with the rankings? Who would you move up or down? How does your team look with this ranking? Well it is time to kick off the season for real. Good Luck this Fantasy season. Also make sure you don’t miss out on any of our RED HOT Football selections here at Razor Sharp Sports! Our College Football started the 1st Big Saturday by going 8-2 overall with Guar. Lock Wins on Iowa and Alabama plus 2-0 in the Presidential Club with Michigan & LSU! We also had a incredible NFL Pre-Season and can’t wait for the regular season to get underway! Keep it going with all of our winning action at http://www.freeplays.com/handicapper.asp?serviceID=8010 . Good Luck!

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