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

Updated March 16, 2020 81.4k votes 9.1k voters 57.2k views53 items

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

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.  

When fans discuss the best wide receivers in football, players like the Odell Beckham Jr. and DeAndre Hopkins are usually in the mix. In recent years, stars like Michael Thomas, Tyreek Hill, and Mike Evans have all made a name for themselves with their stellar play on the field. 

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.

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  • Michael Thomas1
    2,516
    1,364

    Michael Thomas

    New Orleans Saints

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

  • DeAndre Hopkins2
    3,252
    1,806

    DeAndre Hopkins

    Arizona Cardinals

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceCentral, South Carolina

    Age23

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  • Julio Jones3
    3,590
    2,125

    Julio Jones

    Atlanta Falcons

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceFoley, Alabama

    Age26

  • Tyreek Hill4
    1,993
    1,162

    Tyreek Hill

    Kansas City Chiefs

    PositionWide Receiver, Return specialist

    BirthplaceGeorgia

    Age26

  • Davante Adams5
    1,535
    923

    Davante Adams

    Green Bay Packers

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplacePalo Alto, California

    Age27

  • Mike Evans6
    1,607
    1,115

    Mike Evans

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceGalveston, Texas

    Age27

  • Stefon Diggs7
    1,174
    694

    Stefon Diggs

    Minnesota Vikings

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceGaithersburg, Maryland

    Age26

  • Amari Cooper8
    1,205
    826

    Amari Cooper

    Dallas Cowboys

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

    Age26

  • Keenan Allen9
    1,358
    936

    Keenan Allen

    Los Angeles Chargers

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceGreensboro, North Carolina

    Age28

  • Adam Thielen10
    1,676
    1,245

    Adam Thielen

    Minnesota Vikings

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceDetroit Lakes, Minnesota

  • Chris Godwin11
    300
    172

    Chris Godwin

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

  • JuJu Smith-Schuster12
    1,582
    1,147

    JuJu Smith-Schuster

    Pittsburgh Steelers

    PositionWide receiver

  • Cooper Kupp13
    619
    434

    Cooper Kupp

    Los Angeles Rams

    PositionWide receiver

  • T. Y. Hilton14
    1,086
    821

    T. Y. Hilton

    Indianapolis Colts

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceMiami Springs, Florida

    Age26

  • Kenny Golladay15
    330
    218

    Kenny Golladay

    Detroit Lions

    PositionWide Receiver

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

  • Odell Beckham Jr.16
    2,588
    2,053

    Odell Beckham Jr.

    Cleveland Browns

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceBaton Rouge, Louisiana

    Age23

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  • Jarvis Landry17
    1,222
    935

    Jarvis Landry

    Cleveland Browns

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceConvent, Louisiana

    Age23

  • Tyler Lockett18
    626
    453

    Tyler Lockett

    Seattle Seahawks

    PositionWide receiver, Return specialist

    BirthplaceTulsa, Oklahoma

    Age27

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  • Larry Fitzgerald19
    1,568
    1,216

    Larry Fitzgerald

    Arizona Cardinals

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceMinneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

    Age32

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  • Julian Edelman20
    1,137
    867

    Julian Edelman

    New England Patriots

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceRedwood City, California

    Age34

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  • A. J. Green21
    1,592
    1,364

    A. J. Green

    Cincinnati Bengals

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceSummerville, South Carolina

    Age27

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  • Antonio Brown22
    3,007
    2,686

    Antonio Brown

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

    Age32

  • Brandin Cooks23
    923
    800

    Brandin Cooks

    Los Angeles Rams

    PositionWide receiver

    BirthplaceStockton, California

    Age27

  • Calvin Ridley24
    495
    374

    Calvin Ridley

    Atlanta Falcons

    PositionWide receiver

  • Courtland Sutton25