NFL wide receiver rankings: Michael Thomas, DeAndre Hopkins lead 2020 NFL Top 100 WR list

Jeremy Cluff
Arizona Republic
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17 wide receivers made the NFL Top 100 list produced by the NFL Network for the 2020 season.

The players for the list were chosen based on voting from players in the league.

After catching a whopping 149 passes last season, New Orleans Saints WR Michael Thomas earned the top spot among wide receivers in the league, coming in at No. 5 overall.

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins came in second at No. 8 overall.

Julio Jones of the Atlanta Falcons was the No. 3 ranked receiver on the list, coming in at No. 11 overall.

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The Kansas City Chiefs' Tyreek Hill (No. 22 overall) and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Mike Evans (No. 30 overall) rounded out the Top 5 at the position, based on voting by NFL players.

Some notable receivers lower in the rankings included Green Bay Packers standout Davante Adams, who was No. 9 among receivers and No. 57 overall in the rankings and the Cleveland Browns' Odell Beckham Jr., who came in No. 10 at his position and No. 59 overall.

Arizona Cardinals players are excited about adding DeAndre Hopkins (10).

The Arizona Cardinals' Larry Fitzgerald made the list for the 10th straight year, coming in at No. 69 overall and ranked 13th among wide receivers.

The Cincinnati Bengals' A.J. Green, Houston Texans' Brandin Cooks and Minnesota Vikings' Adam Thielin were the only wide receivers ranked in the Top 10 in the NFL at their position in average annual salary to not be included in the NFL Top 100 rankings.

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NFL wide receivers ranked in NFL Top 100 for 2020:

  1. Michael Thomas, WR, New Orleans Saints (No. 5 overall)
  2. DeAndre Hopkins, WR, Arizona Cardinals (No. 8)
  3. Julio Jones, WR, Atlanta Falcons (No. 11)
  4. Tyreek Hill, WR, Kansas City Chiefs (No. 22)
  5. Mike Evans, WR, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (No. 30)
  6. Chris Godwin, WR, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (No. 38)
  7. Amari Cooper, WR, Dallas Cowboys (No. 49)
  8. Stefon Diggs, WR, Buffalo Bills (No. 54)
  9. Davante Adams, WR, Green Bay Packers (No. 57)
  10. Odell Beckham Jr., WR, Cleveland Browns (No. 59)
  11. Jarvis Landry, WR, Cleveland Browns (No. 61)
  12. Tyler Lockett, WR, Seattle Seahawks (No. 65)
  13. Larry Fitzgerald, WR, Arizona Cardinals (No. 69)
  14. Keenan Allen, WR, Los Angeles Chargers (No. 77)
  15. DK Metcalf, WR, Seattle Seahawks (No. 81)
  16. Cooper Kupp, WR, Los Angeles Rams (No. 89)
  17. Allen Robinson, WR, Chicago Bears (No. 93)


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