NFL training camps are underway, and best ball draft season is in full swing. Right now, there’s no more exciting place to scratch that draft itch than on Underdog Fantasy. Underdog’s best ball tournaments are incredible. Their draft app is extremely fun and easy to use as online drafts rooms are filling up every minute. 

 

The $25-entry Best Ball Mania III tournament is live and pays out $3,000,000 to first and second! The $5-entry Puppy III is now live as well (August 1 launch) and you’ll definitely want to dip your toes in those waters. Underdog offers $1M in prizes for it. Join with code FTN for a $100 deposit match!

In the meanwhile, here are my top-100 Underdog best ball rankings. Want to go deeper than 100? I got you. My rankings have over 220 players listed to easily get you through all 18 rounds of your drafts. Just select UNDERDOG in the dropdown.

The beauty of VDP? The rankings are based on my personal projections. Within the top-100 is VDP/ADP delta for the top 30 players below. It will be included on my full rankings for FTN Platinum subscribers starting in August.

Catch me in the BBM III and Puppy III draft rooms under username “rotogut.” Use code FTN for a $100 deposit match. VDP Rankings will be updated every week leading up to the season.

Vlad’s 2022 Underdog Best Ball Rankings

1. Christian McCaffrey, RB, Carolina Panthers
2. Jonathan Taylor, RB, Indianapolis Colts
3. Justin Jefferson, WR, Minnesota Vikings
4. Austin Ekeler, RB, Los Angeles Chargers
5. Cooper Kupp, WR, Los Angeles Rams
6. Dalvin Cook, RB, Minnesota Vikings
7. Ja'Marr Chase, WR, Cincinnati Bengals
8. Derrick Henry, RB, Tennessee Titans
9. Stefon Diggs, WR, Buffalo Bills
10. Davante Adams, WR, Las Vegas Raiders
11. Saquon Barkley, RB, New York Giants
12. D'Andre Swift, RB, Detroit Lions
13. Travis Kelce, TE, Kansas City Chiefs
14. Najee Harris, RB, Pittsburgh Steelers
15. Alvin Kamara, RB, New Orleans Saints
16. Joe Mixon, RB, Cincinnati Bengals
17. CeeDee Lamb, WR, Dallas Cowboys
18. Leonard Fournette, RB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
19. Mark Andrews, TE, Baltimore Ravens
20. Deebo Samuel, WR, San Francisco 49ers
21. Tyreek Hill, WR, Miami Dolphins
22. Mike Evans, WR, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
23. Aaron Jones, RB, Green Bay Packers
24. Nick Chubb, RB, Cleveland Browns
25. Javonte Williams, RB, Denver Broncos
26. A.J. Brown, WR, Philadelphia Eagles
27. Kyle Pitts, TE, Atlanta Falcons
28. Michael Pittman, WR, Indianapolis Colts
29. Tee Higgins, WR, Cincinnati Bengals
30. Mike Williams, WR, Los Angeles Chargers
31. Courtland Sutton, WR, Denver Broncos
32. James Conner, RB, Arizona Cardinals
33. Travis Etienne, RB, Jacksonville Jaguars
34. Keenan Allen, WR, Los Angeles Chargers
35. Terry McLaurin, WR, Washington Commanders
36. Ezekiel Elliott, RB, Dallas Cowboys
37. Allen Robinson, WR, Los Angeles Rams
38. Josh Allen, QB, Buffalo Bills
39. DJ Moore, WR, Carolina Panthers
40. Breece Hall, RB, New York Jets
41. Jerry Jeudy, WR, Denver Broncos
42. Jaylen Waddle, WR, Miami Dolphins
43. Diontae Johnson, WR, Pittsburgh Steelers
44. Chris Godwin, WR, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
45. Rashod Bateman, WR, Baltimore Ravens
46. Darnell Mooney, WR, Chicago Bears
47. JuJu Smith-Schuster, WR, Kansas City Chiefs
48. Gabe Davis, WR, Buffalo Bills
49. Marquise Brown, WR, Arizona Cardinals
50. Lamar Jackson, QB, Baltimore Ravens

51. Patrick Mahomes, QB, Kansas City Chiefs
52. Justin Herbert, QB, Los Angeles Chargers
53. Kyler Murray, QB, Arizona Cardinals
54. Brandin Cooks, WR, Houston Texans
55. Darren Waller, TE, Las Vegas Raiders
56. Cam Akers, RB, Los Angeles Rams
57. Michael Thomas, WR, New Orleans Saints
58. J.K. Dobbins, RB, Baltimore Ravens
59. George Kittle, TE, San Francisco 49ers
60. Elijah Moore, WR, New York Jets
61. DK Metcalf, WR, Seattle Seahawks
62. Jalen Hurts, QB, Philadelphia Eagles
63. Amari Cooper, WR, Cleveland Browns
64. Elijah Mitchell, RB, San Francisco 49ers
65. Josh Jacobs, RB, Las Vegas Raiders
66. David Montgomery, RB, Chicago Bears
67. Kadarius Toney, WR, New York Giants
68. DeVonta Smith, WR, Philadelphia Eagles
69. Antonio Gibson, RB, Washington Commanders
70. AJ Dillon, RB, Green Bay Packers
71. Miles Sanders, RB, Philadelphia Eagles
72. T.J. Hockenson, TE, Detroit Lions
73. Amon-Ra St. Brown, WR, Detroit Lions
74. DeAndre Hopkins, WR, Arizona Cardinals
75. Adam Thielen, WR, Minnesota Vikings
76. Brandon Aiyuk, WR, San Francisco 49ers
77. Dalton Schultz, TE, Dallas Cowboys
78. Russell Wilson, QB, Denver Broncos
79. Joe Burrow, QB, Cincinnati Bengals
80. Dak Prescott, QB, Dallas Cowboys
81. Trey Lance, QB, San Francisco 49ers
82. Hunter Renfrow, WR, Las Vegas Raiders
83. Chris Olave, WR, New Orleans Saints
84. Treylon Burks, WR, Tennessee Titans
85. Drake London, WR, Atlanta Falcons
86. Tyler Lockett, WR, Seattle Seahawks
87. Chase Edmonds, RB, Miami Dolphins
88. Marquez Valdes-Scantling, WR, Kansas City Chiefs
89. Russell Gage, WR, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
90. Matthew Stafford, QB, Los Angeles Rams
91. Devin Singletary, RB, Buffalo Bills
92. Dallas Goedert, TE, Philadelphia Eagles
93. Allen Lazard, WR, Green Bay Packers
94. Rhamondre Stevenson, RB, New England Patriots
95. Clyde Edwards-Helaire, RB, Kansas City Chiefs
96. Tony Pollard, RB, Dallas Cowboys
97. Rashaad Penny, RB, Seattle Seahawks
98. Tom Brady, QB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
99. Christian Kirk, WR, Jacksonville Jaguars
100. Derek Carr, QB, Las Vegas Raiders
101. Damien Harris, RB, New England Patriots

VDP: Best Ball Rankings for Underdog

VDP shows you my rankings compared to the average draft position (ADP) of every player so you can find the values and avoid the landmines. Below are the top 30 players in my rankings, their ADP, and the difference between the two. To see VDP for every player, sign up for FTN Fantasy Platinum!

VDPNamePositionTeamADPDelta
1Christian McCaffreyRBCarolina Panthers21
2Jonathan TaylorRBIndianapolis Colts1-1
3Justin JeffersonWRMinnesota Vikings30
4Austin EkelerRBLos Angeles Chargers62
5Cooper KuppWRLos Angeles Rams4-1
6Dalvin CookRBMinnesota Vikings93
7Ja'Marr ChaseWRCincinnati Bengals5-2
8Derrick HenryRBTennessee Titans91
9Stefon DiggsWRBuffalo Bills8-1
10Davante AdamsWRLas Vegas Raiders100
11Saquon BarkleyRBNew York Giants165
12D'Andre SwiftRBDetroit Lions164
13Travis KelceTEKansas City Chiefs12-1
14Najee HarrisRBPittsburgh Steelers12-2
15Alvin KamaraRBNew Orleans Saints249
16Joe MixonRBCincinnati Bengals14-2
17CeeDee LambWRDallas Cowboys13-4
18Leonard FournetteRBTampa Bay Buccaneers235
19Mark AndrewsTEBaltimore Ravens212
20Deebo SamuelWRSan Francisco 49ers17-3
21Tyreek HillWRMiami Dolphins221
22Mike EvansWRTampa Bay Buccaneers20-2
23Aaron JonesRBGreen Bay Packers18-5
24Nick ChubbRBCleveland Browns262
25Javonte WilliamsRBDenver Broncos23-2
26A.J. BrownWRPhiladelphia Eagles260
27Kyle PittsTEAtlanta Falcons325
28Michael PittmanWRIndianapolis Colts280
29Tee HigginsWRCincinnati Bengals24-5
30Mike WilliamsWRLos Angeles Chargers300