The wide receiver position continues to grow in importance across the NFL. They have quickly become the focal point of PPR fantasy football leagues everywhere. The positional group also boasts some of the most exciting and talented players in the sport. With the emergence of three and four wide receiver sets, it’s impossible to have too many weapons on offense. Luckily for fans, the 2024 NFL Draft promises even more high-end pass catchers.
The 2024 NFL Draft Class Is Loaded At Wide Receiver
From Marvin Harrison Jr. to Rome Odunze to Malik Nabers, there is no shortage of franchise-altering potential from the top of the wide receiver class to the bottom. There’s even a chance the position is taken at No. 1 overall for the first time since Keyshawn Johnson earned this distinction at the 1996 NFL Draft. Yes, Harrison Jr. is that good. But the group behind him consists of “pick your poison” type of prospects.
The wide receivers come in all shapes and sizes, including ones with prototypical builds, blazing speed, and unprecedented ball skills. That makes for some tricky decision-making when it comes to narrowing down rankings for the upcoming class. In the fall update here at NFLMocks, let’s break down each of the top 10 wideouts while offering a long list of honorable mentions.
A top 20 update will hit the site this Spring after most pre-draft workouts and the all-important NFL Draft Scouting Combine. As always, further evaluations will take place following the publishing of this article, so the rankings will continue fluctuating as more information and tape are consumed. Until then, these are the official 2024 NFL Draft wide receiver rankings!