ADP Analysis: July Trends for WRs and TEs

ADP Analysis: July Trends for WRs and TEs

This article is part of our ADP Analysis series.

Last week's edition of ADP Analysis focused on quarterbacks and running backs, pinpointing Ryan Tannehill and Devin Singletary as nice bargains after their stock tumbled throughout the summer. This week we'll focus on pass catchers, comparing BB10's ADP results from May and June against the data from the first 28 days of July.

Wide Receivers

Allen Robinson

May/June: WR12, ADP 34.3 ➡ July: WR9, ADP 29.0

I have Robinson ranked at WR7, which means I've regularly been drafting him in the third round even as the price has risen. Quarterback play in Chicago remains a concern, but you'd be hard pressed to find a safer bet for 25 percent target share after Michael Thomas, Davante Adams and Julio Jones come off the board by the middle of Round 2. While I understand the big-play appeal with Kenny Golladay (WR7 ADP), Mike Evans (WR8) and Odell Beckham (WR11), I prefer the volume security of Robinson or even D.J. Moore (WR10). 

There's no concrete explanation for the ADP shift here, so it might just be a case of Robinson twitter hype somehow reaching yet another new level. Given how much everyone claims to love the guy, I'm kinda surprised he isn't a second-rounder by now.

DJ Chark

WR23, ADP 57.3 ➡ WR21, ADP 51.2

There seems to be a general upward trend when it comes to public perception of the Jacksonville passing attack, with Gardner Minshew (QB24), Chris Thompson (RB62) and Tyler Eifert (TE31) all seeing small ADP

Want to Read More?
Subscribe to RotoWire to see the full article.

We reserve some of our best content for our paid subscribers. Plus, if you choose to subscribe you can discuss this article with the author and the rest of the RotoWire community.

Get Instant Access To This Article Get Access To This Article
RotoWire Community
Join Our Subscriber-Only NFL Chat
Chat with our writers and other RotoWire NFL fans for all the pre-game info and in-game banter.
Join The Discussion
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Jerry Donabedian
Jerry was a 2018 finalist for the FSWA's Player Notes Writer of the Year and DFS Writer of the Year awards. A Baltimore native, Jerry roots for the Ravens and watches "The Wire" in his spare time.
Training Camp Notes: August 4
Training Camp Notes: August 4
IDP Analysis: Early Turbulence
IDP Analysis: Early Turbulence
NFL Observations: Snarky 150
NFL Observations: Snarky 150
Training Camp Notes: August 3
Training Camp Notes: August 3