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Top tight end free agents for 2020

What tight ends are available in NFL free agency this off-season? We take you through the best wide receivers your team might end up signing in 2020.

Austin Hooper #81 of the Atlanta Falcons catches a pass prior to the start of the game against the Seattle Seahawks at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on October 27, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia. Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images

Free agency negotiation period starts today at noon eastern, then on Wednesday, players can officially sign with their respective teams. Below you’ll find our rankings for tight ends available this off-season.

With Hunter Henry getting the franchise tag, Austin Hooper remains as the only strong starting tight end available. Behind him, Eric Ebron has the most raw offensive talent, but is too inconsistent to feel great about him being your team’s starting tight end.

After those two, we’re down to often injured players like Tyler Eifert and Jordan Reed and old tight ends like Jimmy Graham and Delanie Walker, who might not have anything left in the tank.

Hooper is the prize, but still isn’t a tight end who is firmly in the category of Travis Kelce and George Kittle. Paying top dollar for him could be a risk, but he is consistent and is going to make most teams better.

Top tight end free agents for 2020

Rank Player Pos. Age 2019 Team 2020 Team
Rank Player Pos. Age 2019 Team 2020 Team
1 Austin Hooper TE 25 ATL CLE
2 Hunter Henry TE 25 LAC LAC
3 Eric Ebron TE 27 IND
4 Greg Olsen TE 35 CAR SEA
5 Tyler Eifert TE 29 CIN
6 Jimmy Graham TE 33 GB CHI
7 Darren Fells TE 34 HOU HOU
8 Jordan Reed TE 30 WAS
9 Clive Walford TE 28 MIA
10 Delanie Walker TE 36 TEN
11 Jason Witten TE 38 DAL LVR
12 Nick Vannett TE 27 PIT
13 Blake Bell TE 29 KC
14 Charles Clay TE 31 ARI
15 Richard Rodgers TE 28 PHI
16 Lance Kendricks TE 32 LAC
17 Marcedes Lewis TE 36 GB
18 Ben Koyack TE 27 JAC
19 Benjamin Watson TE 39 NE
20 Levine Toilolo TE 29 SF NYG
21 Seth Devalve TE 27 JAC
22 Eric Tomlinson TE 28 LVR
23 MyCole Pruitt TE 28 TEN
24 Logan Thomas TE 29 DET
25 Luke Willson TE 30 SEA SEA
26 Nick O'Leary TE 28 JAC
27 Bradley Sowell TE 31 CHI
28 Isaiah Searight TE NYG
29 David Morgan TE 27 MIN
30 Scott Simonson TE 28 NYG