NFL Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?  

Ranker Sports
Originally by
47.3k votes 5.8k voters 33.7k views 63 items

List Rules Vote up the most accomplished wide receivers in the NFL for the 2018-2019 season.

Catching a football sounds easy, but imagine running across the field with full gear and an elite defender guarding you every step of the way. In order to be one of the best wide receivers in the NFL, players must learn their routes, lose their defenders, and most importantly, not drop the ball. Also known as the fastest and most agile players in the league, these are the best wide receivers in the NFL right now in 2018-2019.  

When fans discuss the best wide receivers in football, players like the New York Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. and the Pittsburgh Steelers' Antonio Brown are usually in the mix. In recent years, the Indianapolis Colts' T.Y. Hilton led the league in receiving yards, while Atlanta Falcon Julio Jones had the best average with 100.6 yards per game. However, Green Bay Packer Jordy Nelson was the touchdown leader among WRs with 14. 

Vote for who you think are the best current NFL wide receivers. Even if the player is a rookie or a veteran, just vote up the WRs who are currently playing well in the league. Feel free to add other great wide receivers missing from the list. 

list ordered by

1
2,067 1,194
Julio Jones is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Atlanta Falcons

2
1,683 964
DeAndre Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Houston Texans

3
2,230 1,349
Antonio Brown is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Pittsburgh Steelers

4
1,620 1,168
Odell Beckham Jr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
New York Giants

5
990 656
Michael Thomas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
New Orleans Saints

6
876 557
Tyreek Hill is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Lucinda Gonzalez added Kansas City Chiefs

7
905 662
Adam Thielen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Lucinda Gonzalez added Minnesota Vikings

8
1,051 863
A. J. Green is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Jose Youngs added Cincinnati Bengals

9
754 505
Juju Smith-Schuster is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Joshua Ford added Pittsburgh Steelers

10
596 394
Davante Adams is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Lucinda Gonzalez added Green Bay Packers

11
769 637
Mike Evans is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Tampa Bay Buccaneers

12
662 496
Keenan Allen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Lucinda Gonzalez added Los Angeles Chargers

13
585 432
T. Y. Hilton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Indianapolis Colts

14
732 589
Jarvis Landry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Miami Dolphins

15
994 882
Larry Fitzgerald is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Arizona Cardinals

16
490 323
Stefon Diggs is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
ben385 added Minnesota Vikings

17
565 471
Amari Cooper is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Oakland Raiders

18
544 463
Brandin Cooks is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
New Orleans Saints

19
557 500
Julian Edelman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
New England Patriots

20
487 497
Doug Baldwin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Seattle Seahawks

21
384 382
Alshon Jeffery is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Lucinda Gonzalez added Philadelphia Eagles

22
139 89
Calvin Ridley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
TRENT13 added Calvin Ridley Atlanta Falcons

23
197 152
Cooper Kupp is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Los Angeles Rams

24
324 348
Golden Tate is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Detroit Lions

25
319 351
Emmanuel Sanders is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who Is the Best Wide Receiver in the NFL Right Now?
Denver Broncos