2017 Fantasy Football Studs: WR

 
 
 
 
 
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2017 Fantasy Football Studs

Stud: A NFL player who has proved himself to be a top scoring player at his position. These players should be started each week regardless of match-up and should only be benched during bye weeks and significant injuries. From our Fantasy Football Dictionary

Our writers have classified the following players as studs for 2017. We will be updating this list throughout the pre-season.

Name Pos Team Age Yrs
Exp.
Pos. Rank
Antonio Brown WR PIT 29 7 WR - #1
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(Updated: 06/17/17)

Brown had a fourth straight season with 100+ catches and over 1200 yards receiving, but he did fall short of expectations even... Read More

Odell Beckham WR NYG 24 3 WR - #2
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(Updated: 06/19/17)

2016 was a down year for the wide receiver position with multiple busts. Beckham was one of the top options that held form ev... Read More

Julio Jones WR ATL 28 6 WR - #3
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(Updated: 07/11/17)

Over the last three seasons, Julio had 323 catches for 4,873 yards and 20 TDs on 495 targets or 7.2 catches for 108.3 yards a... Read More

Mike Evans WR TB 23 3 WR - #4
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(Updated: 07/12/17)

The lack of weapons in the passing game for Tampa gave Evans the second-best opportunity in the NFL for targets (173) in 2016... Read More

A.J. Green WR CIN 28 6 WR - #5
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(Updated: 06/17/17)

Fantasy owners gave Green plenty of respect in the high stakes market in PPR leagues in 2016. He hit the ground running in We... Read More

Jordy Nelson WR GB 32 9 WR - #6
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(Updated: 06/30/17)

Nelson scored five TDs in his first six games, but his game just didn't look right. He had three short games (6/32/1, 4/38/1, ... Read More

Michael Thomas WR NO 24 1 WR - #7
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(Updated: 07/11/17)

In his rookie season, Thomas caught 92 of his 121 targets (76.0 percent) for 1,137 yards and nine TDs. It was a massive showi... Read More

T.Y. Hilton WR IND 27 5 WR - #8
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(Updated: 06/17/17)

The bottom line with Hilton is that he's tough to cover everywhere on the field. He had caught 28 passes over 20 yards while ... Read More

Dez Bryant WR DAL 28 7 WR - #9
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(Updated: 06/17/17)

With Elliott stealing the show on the ground and a rookie QB behind center, Bryant ended up being a frustrating ride in 2016. ... Read More

Amari Cooper WR OAK 23 2 WR - #11
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(Updated: 06/06/2017)

Even with growth in his second season (83/1153/5), Fantasy owners were still left with that empty feeling with Cooper. He end... Read More

DeAndre Hopkins Contract Year Player WR HOU 25 4 WR - #12
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(Updated: 06/17/17)

It's downright embarrassing to see the final stats (78/954/4 on 151 targets) of Hopkins in 2016. Teams doubled and triple tea... Read More

Brandin Cooks WR NE 23 3 WR - #13
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(Updated: 06/17/17)

Too many times in 2016, the Saints couldn't figure out how to get Cooks the ball. He had four disaster games (2/13, 3/31, 0/0, ... Read More

Jarvis Landry Contract Year Player WR MIA 24 3 WR - #14
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(Updated: 06/17/17)

After posting 110 catches for 1157 yards and four TDs on 166 targets, Fantasy owners wanted more growth from Landry in 2016. Th... Read More

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