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Boyd, Atkins Named To PFF Top 101 Players In 2018

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Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Tyler Boyd (83) runs during an NFL regular season football game against the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018 in Carson, Calif. The Chargers won, 26-21. (Ric Tapia via AP)

As the 2019 offseason kicks off, football analytics site Pro Football Focus released their Top 101 players from the 2018 season. 

Two Bengals were represented on the list, wide receiver Tyler Boyd at No. 63 and defensive tackle Geno Atkins at No. 79.

Fans can check out the full rankings here.

Atkins, a 2018 Pro Bowl selection, led the Bengals this season with 10 sacks. He also led the team in quarterback hits (19) and tackles for losses (13).

Boyd ended the year ranked 11th among receivers in receiving grade (85.8), and he generated a passer rating of 127.8 when he was targeted (sixth-best). In 14 games, Boyd finished the 2018 season with 76 receptions for 1,028 yards and seven touchdowns.

View some of the best images of wide receiver Tyler Boyd from a breakout 2018 season.

This was the sixth time Atkins earned a PFF Top 101 ranking, while Boyd appeared for the first time in his career.

The Pro Football Focus Top 101 rates the best single-season performances regardless of position – and credit the best players from 2018.

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