Hines Ward Lists Roddy White Fourth Among NFL's Top Wide Receivers

We all know Roddy White is a fantastic football player, this isn't breaking news to anyone. However, it's certainly noteworthy when a fellow wide receiver is joining in the chorus of praise for arguably the best player on the entire Falcons team.

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Fellow wideout and UGA alum Hines Ward ranked Roddy at No. 4 on his list of the top ten receivers currently in the NFL beating out guys like Reggie Wayne, Brandon Marshall, and Greg Jennings.

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On White, Ward accurately noted that "He's all the Falcons had, in the receiving corps." Yep, that statement sums up the wide receiver position for the Falcons in 2010: Roddy, Roddy, and more Roddy. And it's not like Hines is just throwing names up on the list. He's a guy who has been in the league for several years and knows what a top-flight receiver looks like.

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It's definitely been nice to see Roddy change from "first round bust" into now an elite, game-changing playmaker. If he can keep his performance at this level for a few more years, we may very well see him in the Hall of Fame someday. 

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For more on the Falcons, check out The Falcoholic.

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