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Emerged as one of the best slot WRs in the NFL last year. 2018 Accomplishments:

– Generated highest QB rating when targeted out of every WR with 80+ targets.

– 3rd most yards out of slot behind Tyreek and Juju. 4th was Thielen.

– 2nd in yards per route run out of slot behind Tyreek. Next up: Keenan Allen, Juju, Thielen, Edelman, Sanders, Woods. He was 14th in this category if you include outside WRs.

– PFF’s overall 11th highest graded WR.

He had a healthy 20.5% target share, and the hope is that if John Ross is traded, that Boyd isn’t moved to the outside. I would heavily target Boyd this year, and his current 6th round ADP is a good deal, especially considering the fact that he’s being drafted as the 24th WR; he finished last season as the WR15. If you’re worried about AJ Green being healthy, Boyd actually scored about 5 more PPR fantasy points with Green in the lineup. If both AJ Green and Andy Dalton were healthy for the entirety of the season, Boyd would’ve been on pace for the WR15 either way when you consider his numbers when those two were healthy.

Assuming Dalton is the Bengals’ starting QB Week 1, are you willing to reach for Boyd in the 5th? It’ll definitely be tough if Cooper Kupp is sitting there.. who you got? 👇👇