WR Calvin Ridley - Atlanta Falcons

6-1, 190Born: 12-20-1994College: AlabamaDrafted: Round 1, pick 26

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Summary

Calvin Ridley joined an already-strong Falcons passing game in 2018 as a first-round rookie but surged to 92 targets and a viable Year 1 impact. Ridley was efficient on deep routes, however, was not heavily used downfield compared to his total routes. With Atlanta's offense returning intact, even adding back Devonta Freeman from injury, an uptick for Ridley would come at the expense of Julio Jones' lofty targets from a year ago (170) or taking over the secondary receiver role from Mohamed Sanu (94 targets), who played heavily in the slot compared to Ridley sparsely working from inside the formation. (April 13)

FBG Staff Rankings

WR Redraft - 29, 18, 19, 21, 22, 22, 26, 26, 32, 43
Overall Redraft - 55, 45, 49, 51, 52, 52
WR Redraft PPR - 30, 17, 20, 20, 22, 24, 26, 26, 28, 30, 32, 40, 42
Overall Redraft PPR - 72, 48, 54, 58, 59
WR Dynasty - 18, 17, 19, 20, 23, 23
Overall Dynasty - 42, 39, 45, 50

Stats and Projections

YEARGRSHYDTDTARGRECYDTDFumL
2018 ATL 16 6 27 0 92 64 821 10 1
2019 PROJ-Dodds 16.0 6.0 * * 66.0 * * *
2019 PROJ-Henry 16.0 6.0 * * 70.0 * * *
2019 PROJ-Wood 16.0 3.0 * * 72.0 * * *
2019 PROJ-Tremblay 16.0 7.0 * * 57.8 * * *

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Weekly Performance vs WR 1, WR 12, WR 24, WR 36

Percentile ranks

Calvin Ridley's percentile rank in each category, among WR with more than 50 fantasy points.

Average Draft Position

Overall: 58
WR: 24
Overall-PPR: 56
WR-PPR: 23

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