Top Ten Best NFL Wide Receivers of the 2015-2016 Season


The Top Ten

1 Antonio Brown Antonio Brown Antonio Brown is an American football wide receiver and punt returner for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League. He is often regarded as one of the best Wide Receivers in today's game in the NFL. Brown was selected 195th overall to the Pittsburgh Steelers in the sixth round.

Antonio Brown was the best receiver last season and he is the best receiver this season. He is the best route runner, has the best hands (most receptions in a two-year span with 265 and a three-year span with 375) and he is an impossible cover + he is a brilliant return specialist.

Calvin Johnson is to Randy Moss as Antonio Brown is to Jerry Rice. By far the best receiver of all time (excluding Jerry Rice). I don't know what it is but he just gets it done. If his quarterback hadn't gotten hurt we would be talking about a 2,200 plus yard season.

Even in double coverage in any game Antonio came up with the ball and the yardage. One of the greatest receivers of the modern football Era

Antonio is the best wide receiver. why is that he just makes good play and I think he is in the right team with steelers

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2 Odell Beckham Jr. Odell Beckham Jr. Odell Beckham Jr. is a NFL wide receiver, playing for the New York Giants. He is most-known for making an incredible one-handed catch against the Dallas Cowboys. Beckham was drafted 12th overall to the New York Giants.

Odell Beckham Jr. is my favorite NFL player. He plays for the New York Giants. In my opinion he is one of the best wide receivers at this time. He is great at one handed catches and he is able to catch the ball with one hand almost every time. He has a 14.7 career average and 25 touchdowns. Odell Beckham Jr. In the regular season finale against the Philadelphia Eagles, Beckham had a career high 185 receiving yards, which was the most in a game by a rookie in franchise history. On December 14, 2014, Beckham became the first NFL rookie with at least 12 catches, 140 yards and three scores in a game racking up 143 receiving yards, 12 catches and three TD's.

Possibly the best talent and potential to be one of the greatest ever. Makes plays nobody else can on a regular basis

Odell Beckham Jr. is a beast when he knows how to control his emotions, precise route running skills, very good ball skills, he has burst and catch after run all around explosive if the Giants have a better offensive line, he would be even more dangerous and explosive, has exceptional quickness and speed, huge hands allow him to catch very well and smoothly, also my favorite NFL player in my opinion he should be rated #2 under Antonio Brown

Obj is a very good player people say he's over rated he is not over rated he had bad but most are good

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3 Julio Jones Julio Jones Quintorris Lopez "Julio" Jones is a current wide receiver who plays for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League. Jones was selected sixth overall in 2011 to the Atlanta Falcons, and since made it to one Super Bowl.

Not tying to be mean but Julio Jones is way better than Odell Beckham Jr. Just because Odell Beckham made a few good catches/ plays doesn't mean he is better than Julio Jones.

Best in the NFL by far these other receivers do not have the versatility of this man right here!

The only reason this is even a debate and he isn't number one is the fact he plays for Atlanta. Look at the tape this year, the catches, the stats, the performances against elite corners. Far more dominant than Brown or Beckham.

Julio is better thin odell beckham jr.,

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4 Calvin Johnson Calvin Johnson Calvin Johnson Jr. is a retired American football wide receiver who played his entire career for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League. He is often called the nickname ''Megatron'' for his rare combination of size, speed, and leaping ability on the field.

What is everyone thinking? By far the best wide receiver in the NFL is Calvin Johnson. He can run a 40 in 4.35, jump 40+ inches, is 6-5, owns the record for the most receiving yards in a season in NFL history (with a hand injury), and catches anything thrown at him. In college, he made a catch better than Odell Beckham Jr. Too. Look it up. Sure he's almost 30, but if you watch him play, you can't tell. He can grab just about anything and has the potential to bring in 2,500 yards. That is if he were thrown to basically every play like some of these guys. The only reason he hasn't had had more yards this year is because the lions haven't gotten him the ball on deep plays enough. Some many great plays that it is unbelievable that he is not #1.

Madden create a player. Best physical specimen ever at the position. Best receiver for many years, would probably be if healthy

He should be number 2 or one with julio jones I think you are right he should be in the top 2 but the top five should be 1 julio jones 2 calvin johnson 3 antonio brown 4deandre hopkins 5 jarvis landry

best ever

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5 Deandre Hopkins Deandre Hopkins DeAndre Rashaun Hopkins, also known as "Nuk," is an American football wide receiver for the Houston Texans of the National Football League. Hopkins was drafted 27th overall to the Houston Texans in 2013.

DeAndre Hopkins is a top 3 wide receiver along with Antonio Brown and Julio Jones.

One of the leagues best, starting to enter his prime

Good Job for Hopkins on being #5,GO TEXANS!

Hopkins definitely deserves more credit.

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6 A.J. Green A.J. Green Adriel Jeremiah Green also known by many being called A.J Green to shorten his first name. He was drafted 4th overall in 2011 draft by the Cincinnati Bengals.

The Bengals were one of the best teams in the league and he was they're best target

Number 11 is way too low for a beast like A.J. Green!

Look the only reason people put him lower is because of the team not a lot of people like the Bengals ans its not his fault for trying to at least catch the crappy throws Andy Dalton throws if he was on a better team he would be on the top of the list

The best, all that needs to be said

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7 Brandon Marshall Brandon Marshall Brandon Tyrone Marshall is an American football wide receiver for the New York Jets of the National Football League. He has played for five different teams in his NFL career. Marshall was drafted in the fourth round one hundred and nineteenth overall to the Denver Broncos

He is really underrated and a beast. Imagine the damage he would do if he had a good quarterback.

He should be #1 on the list, it's a shame he's never made it to the playoffs

Mans 19on best ever why is he higher on this list

Not number one though

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8 Allen Robinson Allen Robinson Allen Bernard Robinson II is an American football wide receiver for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League. Robinson was drafted in the 2nd round 61st overall to the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2014

This guy is top 10 talent no idea how he's this low. Maybe top 5 in a year

This guy is a top 5 receiver. He not only racks up yards, but has a gift for getting into the end zone.

Stat wise top 5 this year on a team too. Only his second season too

The next best thing

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9 Jordy Nelson Jordy Nelson Jordy Ray Nelson is an American football wide receiver for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League. Nelson was drafted in the 2nd round as the thirty sixth overall pick to the Green bay Packers in 2008

I was totally shocked when Nelson got hurt and was out for the season - htoutlaws2012

Haters gonna hate, dez was injured too and should be in top 5, somehow jordy made it on first page and didn't play a game

I liked how he jumped over all the players and smacked a body slam touch with his muscles!

He is great player did you see. Him do a
really a great job with his messed up ribs he should be the best

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10 Demaryius Thomas Demaryius Thomas Demaryius Antwan Thomas is an American football wide receiver for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League. Thomas was drafted twenty second overall to the Broncos in 2010.

When he catches the ball, he is just plain dangerous. One of the best in yards after the catch, and showed some magic in a very dull Denver offense. A top 3 receiver for sure.

Shut up without Von miller and peyton manning we wouldn't have won the superbowl but then again demaryius thomas is a beast at catching

Simply the best he should be number one he better than most wide receivers anyone knows

He is awesome

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The Contenders

11 Larry Fitzgerald Larry Fitzgerald Larry Darnell Fitzgerald Jr. is an American football wide receiver for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League. Fitzgerald was drafted 3rd overall to the Arizona Cardinals in 2004, he is considered to be one of the best players of his position to never win a Super Bowl.

This guy will catch pretty much anything thrown at him. I think he's got a much better catch rating than Beckham. He should be in the top 5.

He will catch anything and run with the ball. Have you seen him block he is one of the only wide receivers that can hold a block.

Attorney Larry Fitzgerald was one of the best wide receivers in the NFL he got hands of Steel never lose the ball and he's one of the quickest wide receivers out there

Larry will go crazy with the ball

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12 Jeremy Maclin Jeremy Maclin Jeremy Maclin is an American football wide receiver for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League. Maclin was selected 19th overall in 2009 to the Philadelphia Eagles. Maclin has been with 3 teams in his NFL career.

He is coming off a great second half of last year and the Chiefs look like they will continue to build their passing game.

He's a great receiver and lays it all out he deserves top 15

Because he is home team

How is he above A.J.?

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13 Alshon Jeffery Alshon Jeffery Alshon Jeffery is an American football wide receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League. Jeffrey was drafted 2nd round forty fifth overall to the Chicago Bears.

What bears are better than any body remember Walter Payton

Just if he was on a better team oh my god he would be awesome

The injuries are killing em to back back out there. - htoutlaws2012


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14 Mike Evans Mike Evans Michael Lynn Evans is an American football wide receiver for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League. Evans was drafted 7th overall to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2014.

At first he wasn't looking good now Winston throws to him a ton. - htoutlaws2012

He should be a top 10 receiver

WHAT Evans is an amazing receiver

Mike Evans is way better than 23 he is at least in the top 10

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15 Jarvis Landry Jarvis Landry Jarvis Charles Landry is an American football wide receiver for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League. Landry was drafted in the 2nd round sixty third overall to the Miami Dolphins in 2014.

He has the skills. Just skeptical of the QB that has to get him the ball.

His he has up and downs but in the end has upside. - htoutlaws2012

He's a top five wide receiver with play making ability

I think he should be top ten because how short he is and explosive he can do a lot and just as good as odell

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16 T.Y. Hilton T.Y. Hilton Eugene Marquis commonly known in the NFL as ''T.Y Hilton'' Is an American wide receiver for the Indianapolis Colts. Hilton was drafted in the 3rd round ninety two overall to the Colts in 2012.

Hasn't really shown up most of the season can he turn it around. - htoutlaws2012

He could be 5 or 6

Kidden me he pretty good


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17 Amari Cooper Amari Cooper Amari Cooper is an American football wide receiver for the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League. Cooper was drafted 4th overall to the Oakland Raiders.

Amari Cooper can line up any where. He can beat one on one coverage he is really good at catching running and getting past defenders. He can make ay kind of catch. He is fast. This is why I think Amari Cooper should be one of the top 10 receivers in the NFL right now.

I think you're out of your mind the way he makes the defensive backs look like they're just standing in place he is by far and the top five he is just an all-out wide receiver with Crabtree on the other side you just have the two best stand-ups that you can't handle so it on that face up we're going to bowling and we're going to kick yourI thi

Amazing rookie year

Top shelf reciver

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18 Doug Baldwin Doug Baldwin Douglas Dewayne Baldwin Jr. is an American football wide receiver for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League.

Doug Baldwin is an extremely underrated excellent wide receiver who, besides a dominant Seattle running game, has been the offense powerhouse and second part of the dynamic duo between him and Russell Wilson.

He can make plays and it looks like the Seahawks finally started to put a passing game together when all the running backs went down. I hope that continues this year.

An excellent top 10 wide receiver overshadowed by one of the league's most dominant defense

I'm a seahawks fan and I have been watching him

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19 Sammy Watkins Sammy Watkins Sammy Watkins is an American football wide receiver for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League. Watkins was drafted 4th overall to the Buffalo Bills. His known for having injury prone problems on multiple occasions in Buffalo since coming into the league in 2014.

He should definitely be higher on this list

Doing slightly better but is having injury prone problems. - htoutlaws2012

Sammy watkins is better then tom brady

He should be at the very bottom. #trash

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20 Desean Jackson Desean Jackson DeSean William Jackson, nicknamed "D-Jax", is an American football wide receiver and return specialist for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League. more.

He has to have more confidence and let go have fun

Biggest deep threat in the NFL

Lost his touch, poor guy...

Should be 5 or 6

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