In any professional sport, it’s easy to judge a prospect or rookie based on one performance. Most recently, Bengals then rookie Ja’Marr Chase dropped a significant amount of passes during the 2021 preseason. Fantasy owners were in shambles, with many trying to trade him off or even just flat out dropping him.
Chase proved every doubter wrong in quick fashion, putting up the second most receiving yards for a rookie in NFL history. Simply put, some guys have it all together by the time the regular season rolls around.
Here is the list of wide receivers who had the best rookie campaigns in NFL history.