EA Sports got right back to work on releasing new rookie ratings Madden 21. Their announcement came on Twitter in a video with former Cincinnati Bengals receiver Chad Johnson letting the wide receiver rookies know their ratings.
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Madden 21 Rookie Receiver Ratings
Leading the rookie wide receivers in Madden 21 is Las Vegas Raiders’ first-round pick, Henry Ruggs III. He comes in at a 76 overall, just beating out CeeDee Lamb and Jerry Jeudy, who came in at 75. Rounding out the top five is Justin Jefferson who is at a 74 overall and Jalen Reagor who starts at 73.
Ruggs III ran away with being the fastest rookie receiver on the list with a speed rating of 98. The next closest is K.J. Hamler who lands at a 94 speed rating. Madden 21 decided to reward Buffalo Bills rookie wide receiver Isaiah Hodgins with the best catch rating at 86. Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver, Tee Higgins, landed the best spectacular catch rating at 86. Pittsburgh Steelers receiver, Chase Claypool, and Hodgins finished tied for the best catch in traffic rating at 84.
For more on the rookie wide receivers and quarterback ratings, head to the EA Sports website here.