#1 By: RotoViz, April 18th, 2017 15:29
Originally published at: http://rotoviz.com/2017/04/2017-pre-draft-rookie-wide-receiver-rankings/
The NFL combine and pro days are in the books. We’ve compiled scout-based rookie rankings. And we’ve created or updated predictive models for QB success, RB success, WR success, and TE success. Now it’s time for the RotoViz analysts to compile our pre-draft rookie wide receiver rankings. Pre-Draft Rookie Wide Receiver Rankings These ranks were…
#2 By: Orange Slices Heal All, April 18th, 2017 21:04
How do the scores compare across positions?
Your 1st 10 WRs score >400 "points" which is more than the #1 at any other position, including McCaffrey as #1 RB (~360 points). Does that make McCaffrey overall rank outside the top 10 dynasty rookies picks?
Also, why remove the overall rankings you initially included in RB and QB articles?
#3 By: Shawn Siegele , April 18th, 2017 23:02
The way we voted didn't lend itself that well to comparisons across positions, so we decided to remove that aspect to limit confusion.
#4 By: Regression From the Mean, April 20th, 2017 11:25
Last year each writer's ranks were included... could you add those this year too? It also be really helpful to have a quick note from each to understand their methodology and thinking behind how they came up with their own rankings to see the different approaches.
#5 By: Shawn Siegele , April 21st, 2017 18:18
I'm going to have a follow-up post that will provide a little more of that information. Sort of a WR Draft Guide article.
#6 By: Regression From the Mean, April 24th, 2017 10:13
great, thanks. Looking forward to seeing it! I know we all have our own methodology and my own has changed a lot over time.