2021 Fantasy Football: Top 200 Dynasty Rankings - Stockpile Running Backs Early!

Senior expert Michael Fabiano delivers his top 200 dynasty rankings ahead of the 2021 season
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Ahead of the 2021 NFL Draft, here are my top 200 dynasty rankings. After the draft, I'll provide an update to this list and publish rankings by position. 

(Note: Listed ages are for the start of the 2021 NFL season.)

Dalvin-Cook-Vikings
  1. Christian McCaffrey, CAR, RB1 (Age: 25, FA: 2026)
  2. Dalvin Cook, MIN, RB2 (Age: 26, FA: 2026)
  3. Alvin Kamara, NO, RB3 (Age: 26, FA: 2026)
  4. Saquon Barkley, NYG, RB4 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  5. Davante Adams, GB, WR1 (Age: 28, FA: 2022)
  6. Jonathan Taylor, IND, RB5 (Age: 22, FA: 2024)
  7. D.K. Metcalf, SEA, WR2 (Age: 23, FA: 2023)
  8. Tyreek Hill, KC, WR3 (Age: 27, FA: 2023)
  9. Justin Jefferson, MIN, WR4 (Age: 22, FA: 2025)
  10. A.J. Brown, TEN, WR5 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  11. Ezekiel Elliott, DAL, RB6 (Age: 26, FA: 2027)
  12. Derrick Henry, TEN, RB7 (Age: 27, FA: 2024)
  13. Stefon Diggs, BUF, WR (Age: 27, FA: 2024)
  14. DeAndre Hopkins, ARI, WR7 (Age: 29, FA: 2025)
  15. Nick Chubb, CLE, RB8 (Age: 25, FA: 2022)
  16. Cam Akers, LAR, RB9 (Age: 22, FA: 2024)
  17. Aaron Jones, GB, RB10 (Age: 26, FA: 2025)
  18. CeeDee Lamb, DAL, WR8 (Age: 22, FA: 2025)
  19. D'Andre Swift, DET, RB11 (Age: 22, FA: 2024)
  20. Austin Ekeler, LAC, RB12 (Age: 26, FA: 2024)
  21. J.K. Dobbins, BAL, RB13 (Age: 22, FA: 2024)
  22. Travis Kelce, KC, TE1 (Age: 31, FA: 2026)
  23. Clyde Edwards-Helaire, KC, RB14 (Age: 22, FA: 2025)
  24. Antonio Gibson, WAS, RB15 (Age: 23, FA: 2024)
  25. Miles Sanders, PHI, RB16 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  26. Joe Mixon, CIN, RB17 (Age: 25, FA: 2025)
  27. Josh Jacobs, LV, RB18 (Age: 23, FA: 2024)
  28. Calvin Ridley, ATL, WR9 (Age: 26, FA: 2023)
  29. James Robinson, JAC, RB19 (Age: 23, FA: 2023)
  30. Terry McLaurin, WAS, WR10 (Age: 25, FA: 2023)
  31. Patrick Mahomes, KC, QB1 (Age: 25, FA: 2032)
  32. Chris Godwin, TB, WR11 (Age: 25, FA: 2022)
  33. Michael Thomas, NO, WR9 (Age: 28, FA: 2025)
  34. Allen Robinson, CHI, WR12 (Age: 28, FA: 2022)
  35. Keenan Allen, LAC, WR13 (Age: 29, FA: 2025)
  36. George Kittle, SF, TE2 (Age: 27, FA: 2026)
  37. D.J. Moore, CAR, WR20 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  38. Tee Higgins, CIN, WR14 (Age: 22, FA: 2024)
  39. Josh Allen, BUF, QB2 (Age: 25, FA: 2023)
  40. Kyler Murray, ARI, QB3 (Age: 24, FA: 2024)
  41. Darren Waller, LV, TE3 (Age: 29, FA: 2024)
  42. Amari Cooper, DAL, WR15 (Age: 27, FA: 2025)
  43. Diontae Johnson, PIT, WR16 (Age: 25, FA: 2023)
  44. Travis Etienne, RK, RB20 (Age: 22, N/A)
  45. Najee Harris, RK, RB21 (Age: 23, N/A)
  46. Ja'Marr Chase, RK, WR17 (Age: 21, N/A)
  47. Mike Evans, TB, WR18 (Age: 28, FA: 2024)
  48. Javonte Williams, RK, RB22 (Age: 21, N/A)
  49. Devonta Smith, RK, WR19 (Age: 22, N/A)
  50. Kyle Pitts , RK, TE4 (Age: 20, N/A)
  51. Jaylen Waddle, RK, WR20 (Age: 22, N/A)
  52. Kenny Golladay, NYG, WR21 (Age: 27, FA: 2025)
  53. Brandon Aiyuk, SF, WR22 (Age: 23, FA: 2025)
  54. JuJu Smith-Schuster, PIT, WR23 (Age: 24, FA: 2022)
  55. David Montgomery, CHI, RB23 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  56. Chase Claypool, PIT, WR24 (Age: 23, FA: 2024)
  57. Deebo Samuel, SF, WR25 (Age: 25, FA: 2023)
  58. Tyler Lockett, SEA, WR26 (Age: 28, FA: 2026)
  59. Chris Carson, SEA, RB24 (Age: 26, FA: 2023)
  60. Robert Woods, LAR, WR27 (Age: 29, FA: 2026)
  61. Jerry Jeudy, DEN, WR28 (Age: 22, FA: 2025)
  62. Julio Jones, ATL, WR29 (Age: 32, FA: 2024)
  63. Lamar Jackson, BAL, QB4 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  64. Jalen Reagor, PHI, WR30 (Age: 22, FA: 2025)
  65. T.J. Hockenson, DET, TE5 (Age: 24, FA: 2024)
  66. Deshaun Watson, HOU, QB5 (Age: 25, FA: 2026)
  67. Mark Andrews, BAL, TE5 (Age: 26, FA: 2022)
  68. Laviska Shenault, JAC, WR31 (Age: 22, FA: 2024)
  69. Cooper Kupp, LAR, WR32 (Age: 28, FA: 2024)
  70. Adam Thielen, MIN, WR33 (Age: 31, FA: 2025)
  71. Kareem Hunt, CLE, RB25 (Age: 26, FA: 2023)
  72. Noah Fant, DEN, TE6 (Age: 23, FA: 2024)
  73. Courtland Sutton, DEN, R34 (Age: 25, FA: 2022)
  74. Odell Beckham Jr., CLE, WR35 (Age: 28, FA: 2024)
  75. Kenyan Drake, LV, RB26 (Age: 27, FA: 2023)
  76. Will Fuller, MIA, WR36 (Age: 27, FA: 2022)
  77. Dak Prescott, DAL, QB6 (Age: 28, FA: 2025)
  78. D.J. Chark, JAC, WR37 (Age: 24, FA: 2022)
  79. Marquise Brown, BAL, WR38 (Age: 24, FA: 2024)
  80. Tyler Boyd, CIN, WR39 (Age: 26, FA: 2024)
  81. Justin Herbert, LAC, QB7 (Age: 23, FA: 2025)
  82. Robby Anderson, CAR, WR40 (Age: 28, FA: 2022)
  83. Russell Wilson, SEA, QB8 (Age: 32, FA: 2024)
  84. Trevor Lawrence, RK, QB9 (Age: , N/A)
  85. Chase Edmonds, ARI, RB27 (Age: 25, FA: 2022)
  86. Brandin Cooks, HOU, WR41 (Age: 27, FA: 2024)
  87. Rashod Bateman, RK, WR42 (Age: 21, N/A)
  88. Aaron Rodgers, GB, QB10 (Age: 37, FA: 2024)
  89. Dallas Goedert, PHI, TE7 (Age: 26, FA: 2022)
  90. Melvin Gordon, DEN, RB28 (Age: 28, FA: 2022)
  91. Ronald Jones, TB, RB29 (Age: 24, FA: 2022)
  92. Myles Gaskin, MIA, RB30 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  93. Raheem Mostert, SF, RB31 (Age: 29, FA: 2022)
  94. DeVante Parker, MIA, WR43 (Age: 28, FA: 2024)
  95. Leonard Fournette, TB, RB32 (Age: 26, FA: 2022)
  96. Rondale Moore, RK, WR44 (Age: 21, N/A)
  97. Zack Moss, BUF, RB33 (Age: 23, FA: 2024 )
  98. Kadarius Toney, RK, WR45 (Age: 22, N/A)
  99. Michael Carter, RK, RB34 (Age: 22, N/A)
  100. Kenneth Gainwell, RK, RB35 (Age: 22, N/A)
  101. Damien Harris, NE, RB36 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  102. Logan Thomas, WAS, TE8 (Age: 30, FA: 2022)
  103. Devin Singletary, BUF, RB37 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  104. Michael Pittman Jr., IND, WR46 (Age: 23, FA: 2024)
  105. Henry Ruggs III, LV, WR47 (Age: 22, FA: 2025)
  106. Mike Gesicki, MIA, TE9 (Age: 25, FA: 2022)
  107. A.J. Dillon, GB, RB38 (Age: 23, FA: 2024)
  108. Curtis Samuel, WAS, WR48 (Age: 25, FA: 2024)
  109. Jarvis Landry, CLE, WR49 (Age: 28, FA: 2023)
  110. Robert Tonyan, GB, TE10 (Age: 27, FA: 2022)
  111. Kenyan Drake, LV, RB39 (Age: 27, FA: 2023)
  112. David Johnson, HOU, RB40 (Age: 29, FA: 2022)
  113. Cole Kmet, CHI, TE11 (Age: 22, FA: 2024)
  114. Jamison Crowder, NYJ, WR50 (Age: 28, FA: 2022)
  115. Corey Davis, NYJ, WR51 (Age: 26, FA: 2024)
  116. Hunter Henry, NE, TE12 (Age: 26, FA: 2024)
  117. Michael Gallup, DAL, WR52 (Age: 25, FA: 2022)
  118. Darnell Mooney, CHI, WR53 (Age: 23, FA: 2024)
  119. Mecole Hardman, KC, WR54 (Age: 23, FA: 2023)
  120. Mike Williams, LAC, WR55 (Age: 26, FA: 2022)
  121. Jonnu Smith, NE, TE13 (Age: 26, FA: 2025)
  122. Nyheim Hines, IND, RB33 (Age: 24, FA: 2022)
  123. Evan Engram, NYG, TE14 (Age: 27, FA: 2022)
  124. Irv Smith Jr., MIN, TE15 (Age: 23, FA: 2023)
  125. Elijah Moore, RK, WR56 (Age: 21, N/A)
  126. Terrace Marshall, Jr., RK, WR57 (Age: 21, N/A)
  127. Tylan Wallace, RK, WR58 (Age: 22, N/A)
  128. Parris Campbell, IND, WR59 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  129. Tony Pollard, DAL, RB41 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  130. Alexander Mattison, MIN, RB42 (Age: 23, FA: 2023)
  131. Darrell Henderson, LAR, RB32 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  132. Joe Burrow, CIN, Q11 (Age: 23, FA: 2025)
  133. Jalen Hurts, PHI, QB12 (Age: 23, FA: 2024)
  134. Justin Fields, RK, QB13 (Age: 22, N/A)
  135. James Conner, ARI, RB43 (Age: 26, FA: 2022)
  136. Mike Davis, ATL, RB44 (Age: 28, FA: 2023)
  137. Ryan Tannehill, TEN, QB14 (Age: 33, FA: 2024)
  138. Matthew Stafford, LAR, QB15 (Age: 33, FA: 2023)
  139. Jeff Wilson Jr., SF, RB45 (Age: 25, FA: 2022)
  140. Zach Ertz, PHI, TE16 (Age: 30, FA: 2022)
  141. Trey Lance, RK, QB20 (Age: 21, N/A)
  142. Tarik Cohen, CHI, RB46 (Age: 26, FA: 2024)
  143. T.Y. Hilton, IND, WR60 (Age: 31, FA: 2022)
  144. Cole Beasley, BUF, WR61 (Age: 32, FA: 2023)
  145. J.D. McKissic, WAS, RB47 (Age: 28, FA: 2022)
  146. Marvin Jones Jr., JAC, WR62 (Age: 31, FA: 2023)
  147. Duke Johnson, HOU, RB48 (Age: 27, FA: 2022)
  148. Sterling Shepard, NYG, WR63 (Age: 28, FA: 2024)
  149. Eric Ebron, PIT, TE17 (Age: 28, FA: 2022)
  150. Allen Lazard, GB, WR64 (Age: 25, FA: 2022)
  151. Gabriel Davis, BUF, WR65 (Age: 22, FA: 2024)
  152. Christian Kirk, ARI, WR66 (Age: 24, FA: 2022)
  153. Hayden Hurst, ATL, TE18 (Age: 28, FA: 2023)
  154. Austin Hooper, CLE, TE19 (Age: 26, FA: 2024)
  155. Jamaal Williams, DET, RB49 (Age: 26, FA: 2023)
  156. Tyler Higbee, LAR, TE20 (Age: 28, FA: 2024)
  157. Darius Slayton, NYG, WR67 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  158. Amon-Ra St. Brown, RK, WR68 (Age: 21, N/A)
  159. Dyami Brown, RK, WR69 (Age: 21, N/A)
  160. Zach Wilson, RK, QB16 (Age: 22, N/A)
  161. Tua Tagovailoa, MIA, QB17 (Age: 23, FA: 2025)
  162. Tom Brady, TB, QB18 (Age: 44, FA: 2022)
  163. Trey Sermon, RK, RB50 (Age: 22, N/A)
  164. Pat Freiermuth, RK, TE21 (Age: 22, N/A)
  165. Baker Mayfield, CLE, QB19 (Age: 26, FA: 2023)
  166. Daniel Jones, NYG, QB21 (Age: 24, FA: 2024)
  167. Kirk Cousins, MIN, QB22 (Age: 33, FA: 2023)
  168. Khalil Herbert, RK, RB51 (Age: 23, N/A)
  169. Adam Trautman, NO, TE22 (Age: 24, FA: 2024)
  170. Nelson Agholor, NE, WR70 (Age: 28, FA: 2023)
  171. Van Jefferson, LAR, WR71 (Age: 25, FA: 2024)
  172. Mac Jones, RK, QB23 (Age: 23, N/A)
  173. O.J. Howard, TB, TE23 (Age: 26, FA: 2022)
  174. John Brown, LV, WR72 (Age: 31, FA: 2022)
  175. James White, NE, RB52 (Age: 29, FA: 2022)
  176. Gus Edwards, BAL, RB53 (Age: 26, FA: 2022)
  177. Darrel Williams, KC, RB54 (Age: , FA: 2022)
  178. Latavius Murray, NO, RB55 (Age: 31, FA: 2023)
  179. Chuba Hubbard, RK, RB56 (Age: 22, N/A)
  180. Carson Wentz, IND, QB24 (Age: 28, FA: 2025)
  181. Denzel Mims, NYJ, WR73 (Age: 23, FA: 2024)
  182. Cam Newton, NE, QB25 (Age: 32, FA: 2022)
  183. Jaret Patterson, RK, RB57 (Age: 21, N/A)
  184. Rhamondre Stevenson, RK, RB58 (Age: 23, N/A)
  185. Jameis Winston, NO, QB26 (Age: 27, FA: 2022)
  186. Ke'Shawn Vaughn, TB, RB59 (Age: 24, FA: 2024)
  187. K.J. Hamler, DEN, WR74 (Age: 22, FA: 2024)
  188. Bryan Edwards, LV, WR75 (Age: 22, FA: 2024)
  189. Antonio Brown, FA, WR76 (Age: 33, FA: 2021)
  190. Blake Jarwin, DAL, TE24 (Age: 27, FA: 2024)
  191. Harrison Bryant, CLE, TE25 (Age: 23, FA: 2024)
  192. Gerald Everett, SEA, TE26 (Age: 27, FA: 2022)
  193. Breshad Perriman, DET, WR77 (Age: 27, FA: 2022)
  194. Rob Gronkowski, TB, TE27 (Age: 32, FA: 2022)
  195. Dawson Knox, BUF, TE28 (Age: 24, FA: 2023)
  196. Preston Williams, MIA, WR78 (Age: 24, FA: 2022)
  197. Benny Snell Jr., PIT, RB60 (Age: 23, FA: 2023)
  198. A.J. Green, ARI, WR79 (Age: 33, FA: 2022)
  199. Marlon Mack, IND, RB61 (Age: 25, FA: 2022)
  200. Chris Herndon , NYJ, TE28 (Age: 25, FA: 2022)

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