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 , Bye 13
+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
Minnesota Vikings helmet
Kirk Cousins
#8 MIN Vikings - 9 years exp , Bye 7
+4 CSWR: Ranked 16th among QBs
CBS: Ranked 20th among QBs
GAM=16, PAYD=4265, PATD=35, RUCA=32, RUYD=156, RUTD=1, INT=13, FUM=5, FPPG=22.9, TFP=366
New York Giants helmet
Daniel Jones
#8 NYG Giants - 2 years exp , Bye 10
+4 CSWR: Ranked 24th among QBs
CBS: Ranked 28th among QBs
GAM=14, PAYD=2943, PATD=11, RUCA=65, RUYD=423, RUTD=1, INT=10, FUM=6, FPPG=14.3, TFP=200

Runnings Back Sleepers

New York Giants helmet
Saquon Barkley
#0 NYG Giants - 3 years exp , Bye 10
+5 CSWR: Ranked 7th among RBs
CBS: Ranked 12th among RBs
GAM=2, RUCA=19, RUYD=34, RUTD=0, RETR=9, RECP=6, REYD=60, RETD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=4.7, TFP=9
Arizona Cardinals helmet
James Conner
#34 ARI Cardinals - 4 years exp , Bye 12
+4 CSWR: Ranked 29th among RBs
CBS: Ranked 33rd among RBs
GAM=13, RUCA=169, RUYD=721, RUTD=6, RETR=43, RECP=35, REYD=215, RETD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=10, TFP=130
Los Angeles Chargers helmet
Austin Ekeler
#30 LAC Chargers - 4 years exp , Bye 7
+3 CSWR: Ranked 10th 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

Wide Receiver Sleepers

Cleveland Browns helmet
Jarvis Landry
#14 CLE Browns - 7 years exp , Bye 13
+5 CSWR: Ranked 52nd among WRs
CBS: Ranked 57th among WRs
GAM=15, RETR=101, RECP=72, REYD=840, RETD=3, RUYD=10, RUTD=1, FUM=0, FPPG=7.3, TFP=109
Cincinnati Bengals helmet
Ja'Marr Chase
#1 CIN Bengals - Rookie , Bye 10
+4 CSWR: Ranked 22nd among WRs
CBS: Ranked 26th among WRs
Pittsburgh Steelers helmet
Juju Smith-Schuster
#80 PIT Steelers - 4 years exp , Bye 7
+4 CSWR: Ranked 26th among WRs
CBS: Ranked 30th among WRs
GAM=16, RETR=128, RECP=97, REYD=831, RETD=9, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=1, FPPG=8.4, TFP=135

Tight End Sleepers

Pittsburgh Steelers helmet
Eric Ebron
#85 PIT Steelers - 7 years exp , Bye 7
+4 CSWR: Ranked 20th among TEs
CBS: Ranked 24th among TEs
GAM=15, RETR=91, RECP=56, REYD=558, RETD=5, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=1, FPPG=5.6, TFP=84
Atlanta Falcons helmet
Hayden Hurst
#85 ATL Falcons - 3 years exp , Bye 6
+4 CSWR: Ranked 26th among TEs
CBS: Ranked 30th among TEs
GAM=16, RETR=88, RECP=56, REYD=571, RETD=6, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=5.8, TFP=93
Seattle Seahawks helmet
Gerald Everett
#80 SEA Seahawks - 3 years exp , Bye 9
+3 CSWR: Ranked 13th among TEs
CBS: Ranked 16th among TEs
GAM=15, RETR=62, RECP=41, REYD=417, RETD=1, RUYD=2, RUTD=1, FUM=1, FPPG=3.5, TFP=52

Kicker Sleepers

Houston Texans helmet
Ka'imi Fairbairn
#7 HOU Texans - 5 years exp , Bye 10
+4 CSWR: Ranked 22nd among Ks
CBS: Ranked 26th among Ks
GAM=16, MAFG=27, MIFG=4, MAXP=37, MIXP=3, FPPG=6.4, TFP=103
San Francisco 49ers helmet
Robbie Gould
#9 SF 49ers - 16 years exp , Bye 6
+3 CSWR: Ranked 8th among Ks
CBS: Ranked 11th among Ks
GAM=15, MAFG=19, MIFG=4, MAXP=36, MIXP=2, FPPG=5.3, TFP=79
Green Bay Packers helmet
Mason Crosby
#2 GB Packers - 14 years exp , Bye 13
+2 CSWR: Ranked 11th among Ks
CBS: Ranked 13th among Ks
GAM=16, MAFG=16, MIFG=0, MAXP=59, MIXP=4, FPPG=6.4, TFP=103

Defense Sleepers

New England Patriots helmet
New England Patriots
Bye 14
+3 CSWR: Ranked 4th among DFs
CBS: Ranked 7th among DEFs
GAM=16, FREC=4, INT=18, SACK=24, DTD=2, PA=353, FPPG=5, TFP=80
Indianapolis Colts helmet
Indianapolis Colts
Bye 14
+3 CSWR: Ranked 11th among DFs
CBS: Ranked 14th among DEFs
GAM=16, FREC=10, INT=15, SACK=40, DTD=4, PA=362, FPPG=7.9, TFP=126
Dallas Cowboys helmet
Dallas Cowboys
Bye 7
+3 CSWR: Ranked 20th among DFs
CBS: Ranked 23rd among DEFs
GAM=16, FREC=13, INT=10, SACK=31, DTD=2, PA=473, FPPG=5.6, TFP=89