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Antonio Brown Makes ESPN Fantasy Football History

ESPN has been doing preseason fantasy football rankings for 15 years. Every year, a running back has had the No. 1 spot on the preseason rankings. 

History has been made this year. 

For the first time ever, a non-running back has the No. 1 spot. 

That player? Steelers' wide receiver Antonio Brown. 

">@AntonioBrown84 interview! I sat down w/ this year's #1 overall draft pick & ESPN cover star. https://t.co/P1Qvtxn65x

— Matthew Berry (@MatthewBerryTMR)

The definitive @AntonioBrown84 interview! I sat down w/ this year's #1 overall draft pick & ESPN cover star. https://t.co/P1Qvtxn65x

— Matthew Berry (@MatthewBerryTMR) June 21, 2016

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Brown caught 136 passes for 1,834 yards and 10 touchdowns in 2015. With most fantasy leagues having a PPR (points per reception) scoring system, Brown's value is ridiculously high. He feels honored to have the No. 1 spot. 

Who will you be drafting No. 1 overall this year?