2018 NFL Draft Guide: 4th & 5th Round NFL Draft Impact
Dom Murtha breaks down the players taken in the fourth and fifth rounds of the NFL Draft and let's you know who to keep tabs on for the 2018 fantasy football season.
Let’s face it, the fourth and fifth rounds of the NFL Draft aren’t typically ones that get you excited, especially from a fantasy perspective. Having said that, though, there were some decent impact players from last year, such as Samaje Perine , Tarik Cohen , Jamaal Williams and Aaron Jones . We’ve even seen some studs from recent years past, such as Devonta Freeman , Dak Prescott , and David Johnson . As a result, don’t simply skim past this group of skill position late-rounders, as anything can happen now that they are on an NFL roster. The round in which they were chosen is just a label. Once training camp begins, the best players play.
Outlined below is every skill position player (QB, RB, WR, TE) taken in the fourth and fifth rounds. All 20 players will be separated into three different categories – 4th/5th Round Rookies to Draft, 4th/5th Round Rookies to Avoid, and 4th/5th Round Waivers to Watch. Also noted will be the 4th/5th Round Stud – the player taken in either...