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3rd Year NFL Wide Receivers

There is a common belief among fantasy football players that most NFL wide receivers do not "break out" until their third year in the league. Some recent examples of players who blossomed in their 3rd year: Santana Moss, Chris Chambers, Steve Smith, and Steve Johnson. (from our FF Dictionary)

Here is the list of 32 active wide receivers whose rookie year was 2015. We list their receptions as well as their career fantasy points (standard league scoring).

Player NFL
Team
Depth Age Height Weight 2015
Rec.
2016
Rec.
Total Career
Fantasy
Points
Nelson Agholor PHI WR3 24 6'0 198 23 36 59 84.3
Kenny Bell Contract Year Player BAL WR7 25 6'1 188 0 0 0 0.0
Quan Bray Contract Year Player IND WR5 24 5'10 183 0 3 3 4.3
Damiere Byrd Contract Year Player CAR WR5 24 5'9 180 0 1 1 1.6
Kaelin Clay Contract Year Player BUF WR5 25 5'10 195 0 0 0 0.0
Sammie Coates CLE WR4 24 6'1 212 3 23 26 67.5
Chris Conley KC WR7 24 6'3 205 23 46 69 91.0
Amari Cooper OAK WR1 23 6'1 210 72 82 154 287.6
Jamison Crowder WAS WR3 24 5'9 177 51 67 118 191.4
Stefon Diggs MIN WR1 23 6'0 191 56 84 140 209.8
Phillip Dorsett NE WR4 24 5'10 185 18 33 51 96.0
Devin Funchess CAR WR3 23 6'4 225 37 23 60 152.9
Rashad Greene JAX WR7 25 5'11 190 19 5 24 24.5
Justin Hardy ATL WR4 25 5'10 192 21 23 44 65.5
Adam Humphries Contract Year Player TB WR3 24 5'11 195 27 55 82 108.0
Jordan Leslie CLE WR7 25 6'1 205 0 0 0 0.0
Tyler Lockett SEA WR2 25 5'10 182 50 41 91 186.7
Bradley Marquez Contract Year Player LAR   24 5'10 205 13 3 16 12.7
Vince Mayle Contract Year Player BAL WR7 26 6'2 247 0 0 0 0.0
Tre McBride CHI WR4 24 6'0 210 2 0 2 7.6
Cameron Meredith Contract Year Player CHI WR7 25 6'3 207 11 66 77 129.5
J.J. Nelson ARI WR4 25 5'10 160 14 34 48 152.3
DeVante Parker MIA WR2 24 6'3 212 26 56 82 165.8
Breshad Perriman BAL WR3 24 6'2 215 0 33 33 68.1
Eli Rogers Contract Year Player PIT WR4 24 5'10 187 0 54 54 75.4
Jaelen Strong JAX WR6 23 6'2 220 15 14 29 48.9
Jordan Taylor Contract Year Player DEN WR4 25 6'5 210 0 16 16 32.9
Kevin White CHI WR7 25 6'3 216 0 19 19 19.6
Lucky Whitehead Contract Year Player NYJ   25 5'9 180 5 3 8 25.6
Kasen Williams Contract Year Player CLE WR3 25 6'1 219 1 0 1 1.3
Tyrell Williams Contract Year Player LAC WR2 25 6'4 205 2 63 65 155.9
Shane Wynn Contract Year Player JAX   24 5'6 167 0 1 1 2.4