With a receiving corps highlighted by Breshad Perriman, Tyrell Williams, and Quintez Cephus heading into the 2021 NFL Draft, it was assumed by most that the Detroit Lions would select one of the many talented receivers available at the top of the draft. Instead, Detroit waited until Round 4 to address the position. After 16 receivers had been selected, Detroit added USC slot specialist Amon-Ra St. Brown.
St. Brown's landing spot makes him a top-10 WR for dynasty rookie draft purposes, but just how high should he be ranked at the position in season-long leagues as a rookie?
SportsLine Fantasy analyst Jacob Gibbs provides a data-driven deep dive to answer that question and address anything that stood out from his advanced statistical profile. These player profiles are just a small part of the advanced analytical prep Gibbs is providing for SportsLine users heading into the 2021 Fantasy football season -- if you want an easy way to keep up with all of the information that will be published this spring and summer, this Advanced Fantasy Football Stat Guide will be updated with links to each article as they go live.
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