2021 Fantasy Sleepers

Our fantasy football sleepers are determined dynamically by comparing our 2021 NFL player rankings against other reputable sources. Sleepers are assigned a score based on the ranking differential, with the highest scores being those sleepers who are most likely out-play their projected value.

Quarterback Sleepers

Green Bay Packers helmet
Aaron Rodgers
#12 GB Packers - 16 years exp
+5 CSWR: Ranked 6th among QBs
CBS: Ranked 11th among QBs
GAM=16, PAYD=4299, PATD=48, RUCA=38, RUYD=149, RUTD=3, INT=5, FUM=2, FPPG=29.9, TFP=479
Cleveland Browns helmet
Baker Mayfield
#13 CLE Browns - 3 years exp
+4 CSWR: Ranked 23rd among QBs
CBS: Ranked 27th among QBs
GAM=16, PAYD=3563, PATD=26, RUCA=54, RUYD=165, RUTD=1, INT=8, FUM=4, FPPG=18.6, TFP=297
Seattle Seahawks helmet
Russell Wilson
#3 SEA Seahawks - 9 years exp
+2 CSWR: Ranked 5th among QBs
CBS: Ranked 7th among QBs
GAM=16, PAYD=4212, PATD=40, RUCA=83, RUYD=513, RUTD=2, INT=13, FUM=4, FPPG=27.4, TFP=438

Runnings Back Sleepers

Houston Texans helmet
David Johnson
#31 HOU Texans - 6 years exp
+5 CSWR: Ranked 31st among RBs
CBS: Ranked 36th among RBs
GAM=12, RUCA=147, RUYD=691, RUTD=6, RETR=46, RECP=33, REYD=314, RETD=2, FUM=1, FPPG=12.2, TFP=146
Los Angeles Chargers helmet
Austin Ekeler
#30 LAC Chargers - 4 years exp
+4 CSWR: Ranked 9th among RBs
CBS: Ranked 13th among RBs
GAM=10, RUCA=116, RUYD=530, RUTD=1, RETR=65, RECP=54, REYD=403, RETD=2, FUM=0, FPPG=11.1, TFP=111
Arizona Cardinals helmet
James Conner
#34 ARI Cardinals - 4 years exp
+4 CSWR: Ranked 27th among RBs
CBS: Ranked 31st among RBs
GAM=13, RUCA=169, RUYD=721, RUTD=6, RETR=43, RECP=35, REYD=215, RETD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=10, TFP=130

Wide Receiver Sleepers

New Orleans Saints helmet
Michael Thomas
#80 NO Saints - 5 years exp
+4 CSWR: Ranked 6th among WRs
CBS: Ranked 10th among WRs
GAM=7, RETR=55, RECP=40, REYD=438, RETD=0, RUYD=1, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=6.3, TFP=44
Indianapolis Colts helmet
T.Y. Hilton
#13 IND Colts - 9 years exp
+4 CSWR: Ranked 41st among WRs
CBS: Ranked 45th among WRs
GAM=15, RETR=93, RECP=56, REYD=762, RETD=5, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=7.1, TFP=106
Chicago Bears helmet
Allen Robinson
#15 CHI Bears - 7 years exp
+3 CSWR: Ranked 11th among WRs
CBS: Ranked 14th among WRs
GAM=16, RETR=151, RECP=102, REYD=1250, RETD=6, RUYD=-1, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=10.1, TFP=161

Tight End Sleepers

Pittsburgh Steelers helmet
Eric Ebron
#85 PIT Steelers - 7 years exp
+5 CSWR: Ranked 18th among TEs
CBS: Ranked 23rd among TEs
GAM=15, RETR=91, RECP=56, REYD=558, RETD=5, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=1, FPPG=5.6, TFP=84
Philadelphia Eagles helmet
Zach Ertz
#86 PHI Eagles - 8 years exp
+4 CSWR: Ranked 14th among TEs
CBS: Ranked 18th among TEs
GAM=11, RETR=72, RECP=36, REYD=335, RETD=1, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=3.6, TFP=40
Washington Team helmet
Logan Thomas
#5 WAS Team - 7 years exp
+3 CSWR: Ranked 9th among TEs
CBS: Ranked 12th among TEs
GAM=16, RETR=110, RECP=72, REYD=670, RETD=6, RUYD=5, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=6.5, TFP=104

Kicker Sleepers

Chicago Bears helmet
Cairo Santos
#5 CHI Bears - 7 years exp
+5 CSWR: Ranked 18th among Ks
CBS: Ranked 23rd among Ks
GAM=16, MAFG=30, MIFG=2, MAXP=36, MIXP=1, FPPG=7.4, TFP=119
New York Giants helmet
Graham Gano
#9 NYG Giants - 11 years exp
+5 CSWR: Ranked 21st among Ks
CBS: Ranked 26th among Ks
GAM=16, MAFG=31, MIFG=1, MAXP=21, MIXP=2, FPPG=6.8, TFP=109
Seattle Seahawks helmet
Jason Myers
#2 SEA Seahawks - 6 years exp
+3 CSWR: Ranked 8th among Ks
CBS: Ranked 11th among Ks
GAM=16, MAFG=24, MIFG=0, MAXP=49, MIXP=4, FPPG=7.3, TFP=117

Defense Sleepers

Cleveland Browns helmet
Cleveland Browns
+3 CSWR: Ranked 8th among DFs
CBS: Ranked 11th among DEFs
GAM=16, FREC=10, INT=11, SACK=38, DTD=2, PA=419, FPPG=6.2, TFP=100
Dallas Cowboys helmet
Dallas Cowboys
+3 CSWR: Ranked 19th among DFs
CBS: Ranked 22nd among DEFs
GAM=16, FREC=13, INT=10, SACK=31, DTD=2, PA=473, FPPG=5.6, TFP=89
New York Jets helmet
New York Jets
+3 CSWR: Ranked 23rd among DFs
CBS: Ranked 26th among DEFs
GAM=16, FREC=9, INT=10, SACK=31, DTD=1, PA=457, FPPG=4.9, TFP=79