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Fantasy football rankings for 2022: Colts’ Jonathan Taylor becomes the first selection on the ESPN 2019 fantasy football player rankings

We pick out the top 200 players to start with in fantasy drafts, giving you accurate advice on who will succeed.

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It’s almost time for the start of the regular season in the NFL, and training camps have opened. In other words, drafts for fantasy football should be happening soon.

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How does everyone measure up? Here is a look at the top 200 overall, courtesy of our friends at FantasySharks.com:

Player Position Rk Team End of AV

1 RB IND 14 $39 2 RB Jonathan Taylor LA Chargers $83,000 3 RB Austin Ekeler CAR 13 $354 RB Christian McCaffrey WR Derrick Henry (TEN) – $63.50 – WR Tight End Cooper Kupp LAR 7 $34 6 RB Dalvin Cook, WR, MIN, $7 ($31.7) Seven-year veteran Minnesota Vikings running back Justin Jefferson, who costs $33 per eight, is on the eighth CLE Nick Chubb 9 $30 9 WR Wide Receiver Davante Adams, LV, $62,$10 Pittsburgh Steelers running back Najee Harris, age 9 and $29,000 in debt, position 11 Cincinnati’s Joe Mixon, an RB who makes $27 per game, is ranked No. New York Giants rookie running back Saquon Barkley 9 $27 13 RB RB Alvin Kamara, New Orleans Saints; $28 14 Dallas Cowboys Running Back Ezekiel Elliott 9 $24 15 D’Andre Swift, RB, DET, $6, $26, 16 GB #14 Aaron Jones, RB, $27/17. Tennessee Titans 11 $25 18 Running Back Leonard Fournette ARI #13 $25 19 WR James Conner Dr. Samuel Deebo SF 9 $27 20 RB Seventeen thousand two hundred twenty-one dollars, RB Cam Akers of LAR Wide Receiver David Montgomery, Chi 14 $25 22 Tyrikee Hill, Wide Receiver, Miami, 11$25, 23Rd Stefon Diggs, WR, Buffalo Bills, $10 (Cincinnati), $26 (Buffalo). 7 $25 25 WR WR Keenan Allen, Los Angeles Chargers, $8, $26. Nineteen-year-old Dallas Cowboys running back CeeDee Lamb was awarded $25,27. QB Alex Smith, RB Travis Kelce, TE Antonio Gibson, and WR Travis Kelce, QB Josh Allen, Buffalo, $7,$36,30 Wide Receiver, Amon-Ra St. Brown. DET 6 $21 31 WR Mark Andrews (BAL) $23 32 TE Mike Evans (TB) 11 10 $21 33 WR Thielen, Adam, WR, MIN 7, $22 34 In the wide receiver position, Amari Cooper (Cleveland, $9; $21.35) stands out. IND 14 $18 36 QB Michael Pittman Jr. Patrick Mahomes, KC, $8, $37; Diontae Johnson, PIT, $9, $21; WR, Wide Receiver A.J. Brown of the Philadelphia Eagles costs $7 and is ranked #40 in the NFL while Wide Receiver Brandin Cooks of Houston costs $18 and is ranked # QB Michael Thomas NO 14 $17 41 WR Justin Herbert (LAC) 8.14.21. Jaylen Waddle (MIA) – $11 (15 USD) #43 – Darnell Mooney (CHI) – $16 (16 USD) #44 – Javonte Williams (DEN) – $21 (9 USD) #45 – DK Metcalf (SEA) – $16 (16 USD) #46 – JuJu Smith-Schuster (KC) – $16 (16 USD) #47 – Allen Robinson (LAR) – $7 (14 USD) #48 Mike Williams, Los Angeles Chargers, $16 Rk for a pick-eight Rank Position Player Team Bye Week Avg. 51 RB 51 WR Devin Singletary, BUF $7 $22 52 WR Tyler Lockett, SEA $16 $15.3 53 WR Tee Higgins, CIN $10 $14 54 QB WR Russell Wilson of Denver (PICK: 9), $20.55 TB 11 QB Chris Godwin, $14.56 RB Kyler Murray (13, $20.57) of the Arizona Cardinals. Commodore Clyde Edwards-Helaire 8 $20 58 RB RB Elijah Mitchell, San Francisco 49ers, $9 ($19.59) JAC 11 $16.80 QB Travis Etienne QB Lamar Jackson of the Baltimore Ravens (for $19 61) In the words of Aaron Rodgers, of Green Bay 14 $20 62 QB quarterback Tom Brady (TB 11) $18.63 Dak Prescott, DAL, $18 64 TE; Darren Waller, LV, $16 65 WR. Buffalo Bills wide receiver Gabriel Davis. 7 years. $13 66. D.J. Chark, QB, DET (No. 6), $12.67 Joe Burrow, WR, CIN (Ten), $17.68 ARI #13 WR Marquise Brown $11 69 Quarterback D.J. Moore (Carolina Panthers) $12,70 Jalen Hurts PHI 7 $16\s71 WR Dalton Schultz (DAL) $9 ($14) 73 WR Allen Lazard (GB) $14 ($13) 72 TE Receiver DeVante Parker, New England Patriots ($10, $13, 74) Dallas Goedert (Philadelphia) (7-12-77 WR), Hunter Renfrow (Los Angeles Rams) (6-11-75 LV), George Kittle (San Francisco 49ers) (9-13-75 LV), and Hunter Renfrow (Lo WR Marvin Jones, JAC 11, $11.78 Wide Receiver Corey Davis, New York Jets, $10,79 WR Chase Claypool (PIT) $9. Kyle Pitts (Atlanta Falcons) 6 $10 81 TE Robert Woods (Tennessee Titans) The value of Derek Carr’s LV6 $16.83 WR contract is: Bateman, Rashod, QB, BAL, $10, $84. Minnesota Vikings Quarterback Kirk Cousins, WR, $16.85 Mike Gesicki (Miami) 11 $8 88 Running Back Christian Kirk (Jacksonville) 9 $9 86 Tight End T.J. Hockenson (Detroit) 6 $8 87 Quarterback of the New England Patriots, Damien Harris, for $15.89 Zach Ertz (ARI) 13 $8 91 WR Matthew Stafford (LAR) 7 $13 90 TE Brandon Aiyuk (San Francisco) – $9.92; WR Noah Fant (Seattle) – $8.93 Courtland Sutton, DEN, $8.95, WR Kendrick Bourne, NE, $7.96, WR Jerry Jeudy, DEN, $7.96, RB Wide Receiver Cordarrelle Patterson, Atlanta Falcons $14,$97 Anderson, Robby CAR 13, $9.98 RB TE Rashaad Penny, SEA 11 $14.99 BUF Dawson Knox David Njoku, TE, CLE, $7,100 9 $8 Rk AAV 101 Pos. Player. Bye. Tight end Cameron Brate, Tampa Bay 11, $7.102 quarterback Denver Broncos 6 $15 103 RB Ryan Tannehill WR J.K. Dobbins, Baltimore Ravens, $10.14 per catch (104 yards) RB Jakobi Meyers, New England Patriots, $7,105 Eagles wide receiver Miles Sanders, who costs $7.10 per 106 yards, has a 106-yard WR Mecole Hardman, KC, $8,$107 Col. Michael Gallup DAL Nine ($7.108) Taysom Hill (TE, NO) Fourteen ($5.109) Wide Receiver A ten dollar, one hundred and ten dollar rushing contract for Tyler Boyd of Cincinnati. Seahawks #11 RB Kenneth Walker III $11,111 TE Chase Edmonds of Miami (11, $11, 112) WR Hunter Henry of New England (10, $6, 113). WR Christian Watson of the Giants for $14 (£7.114). RB Bryan Edwards (ATL) – $14 – $8 – TE Hayden Hurst (CIN) – $10 – $6 – TE Albert Okwuegbunam (DEN) – $9 – $6 – RB A.J. Dillon (GB) – $10 – $11 – 120 – Breece Hall (NYJ) – $11 – $10 – $9 – RB Kareem Hunt (CLE) – The rest of the depth chart looks as follows: Marlon Mack HOU 6 $9 121 TE Gerald Everett LAC 8 $6 122 TE Pat Freiermuth PIT 9 $5 123 TE Cole Kmet CHI 14 $5 124 WR DeAndre Hopkins ARI 13 $6 125 TE Irv Smith Jr. MIN 7 $5 126 WR Drake London ATL 14 $6 127 RB LeGarrette Blount CLE 1$ Melvin Gordon (DEN) $9 130 K J.D. McKissic (WAS) $14 $8 128 Wide Receiver A.J. Green (ARI) $13 $6 129 Kicker Tyler Higbee, WR (LAR), $7, $5 132; Daniel Carlson, TE (LV), $6, $6 131 NO 14 RB Jarvis Landry, $5.133M, RB Defensive Back Dallas Cowboys $9.134.1 Wide Receiver Tony Pollard NO. 14 $5135 WR Marquez Callaway Robert Tonyan (GB) $10 ($5.136) Tight End Elijah Moore (NYJ) $5 ($5.137) Runner Daniel Bellinger, RB, NY Giants $9 $5 139, Rhamondre Stevenson, TE, NE 10 $8 138 Author: James Robinson JAC 11 Dollars:$140 in D Adam Trautman, TE, New Orleans Saints $5,142, Los Angeles Rams (LAR) Seven BUF $11 143 RB Buffalo Bills Ariz. Cardinals 13 $7.144 RB Darrel Williams NYJ $10.145 WR Michael Carter Toney, Kadarius NYG $9 $4 146 D The Dallas Cowboys DAL 9 paid out $5.147, while the San Francisco 49ers SF 9 paid out $6.148. Wide Receiver Matt Gay, Los Angeles Rams ($4,149) Grade: 7 The Imaginary World of Nick Westbrook-Ikhine TEN 6 $4 150 WR CLE 9 Donovan Peoples-Jones $4 Rk Successive Players on a Winning Team NFL Team Average Annual Salary ($) 151 BYE D Tennessee Titans TEN 6 $4 152 TE Evan Engram JAC 11 $4 153 K Logan Thomas WAS 14 $4 157 RB Evan McPherson CIN 10 $4 154 D Minnesota Vikings MIN 7 $5 155 D Tampa Bay Buccaneers TB 11 $6 156 TE RB Gus Edwards, BAL, $6,158. RB Rex Burkhead (Houston Texans) – $6.159; DL Tom Brady (New England Patriots) – $6.160; DL Drew Brees (New Orleans Saints) – $6.161; WR Marquez Valdes-Scantling (Kansas City Chiefs) – BAL 10 4 163 WR Justin Tucker Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeVonta Smith, price: $4,164 Jamison Crowder, Buffalo Bills, Round Seven, $4,165,000. 7 BUF $4 166 RB Tyler Bass McKinnon, Jerick KC 8, $7,167 WR Sterling Shepard, WR, New York Giants $9 K.J. Osborn, LB, Minnesota 7 $4,168 Nick Folk New England Patriots $10,4170 Dallas Cowboys $14,4171 Detroit Lions $9,4172 Running Back Pittsburgh Steelers $4,172 Kenneth Gainwell, WR, PHI, $7,$173. $7.174 D Van Jefferson LAR 7 Forty-one million dollars and eleven Miami Dolphins TB 11 RS Succop $4.176 Dee Rees BAL 10 $3177 D Eagles of Philadelphia 7, (D) $6,178 The Chiefs of Kansas City won by a score of 8 and the Colts of Indianapolis won by a score of 14. As a 14-year-old, Younghoe Koo earned $3 181 USD. Austin Hooper, tight end, Tennessee Titans, Cleveland Browns $9, $4 182, $3 183 D The LA Chargers have a $4,184 WR on their roster. RB Parris Campbell (IND 14) $3.185 Nyheim Hines, Indianapolis Colts, $5.186, defensive end Cincinnati Bengals, $4.187, wide receiver QB Byron Pringle, CHI 14, $3,188 Tua Tagovailoa, RB, Miami Dolphins, 11$1,189 Washington Commandos WAS 14 $4 191 WR Jamaal Williams Detroit Lions DET 6 $6 190 D TB 11 Russell Gage, RB $3192 RB Alexander Mattison (MINN 7 $ 5 193) As a defensive back for the Carolina Panthers, Chuba Hubbard will cost you $5 194; as a quarterback for the Chicago Bears, he’ll cost you $4195. Ind. 14 $11 196 WR Matt Ryan To the tune of $2,197,500, Julio Jones is the eleventh-ranked wide receiver. Brevin Jordan ($3,199) TE Houston (Harrison) Butker ($3,198) TE Rookie Back Dustin Hopkins (Los Angeles Chargers), $2,200 Auction values from FantasySharks.com, assuming 12 teams and a $200 budget, for Darrell Henderson (LAR) at $5 AAV.

This article was published in the USA TODAY: Positions to start at in 2022 fantasy football: Jonathan Taylor of the Colts was selected first overall.