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Wide receivers are paid lots and lots of money to catch footballs in the NFL. Of course, there are other aspects to the job description. Speed, blocking and route-running all help to make a valuable flanker. By and large, though, catching the ball is their overarching goal. Even your friends who live outside of the sports world probably know that much.

And yet, some wideouts just aren’t that great at accomplishing their main objective.

PointAfter calculated the drop rates for 93 wide receivers since the beginning of the 2014 season. Over that span, all those players have been targeted at least 25 times, and have played at least 25 percent of their team’s snaps in 2015.

It’s important to note that drop rate only measures the percentage of incompletions that are wholly the receiver’s fault — how many attempted passes hit a player in the hands, then end up on the ground through no spectacular defending or poor aim from the QB.

So, these players’ hand-eye coordination truly deserve to be scrutinized. Nevertheless, several inclusions on this list are well-regarded veterans who have spent years making millions. Sometimes, you just get a case of the dropsies.

Notes: All drop stats were pulled from Pro Football Focus (subscription required), and are updated through Week 6 of the 2015 season.

#25. Roddy White

2014-15 Targets: 142

2014-15 Drops: 10

2014-15 Drop Rate: 7.0%

White has never had the best hands — he led the NFL with 15 drops in 2011 — but it hasn’t dramatically affected his role in Atlanta’s offense until this year.

After posting an 8.2 percent drop rate in 2014, which would place him 17th on this list, White only has 11 receptions this season.

#24. Jarius Wright

2014-15 Targets: 71

2014-15 Drops: 5

2014-15 Drop Rate: 7.0%

Wright has seen his role in Minnesota’s offense drop even more than White’s has in Atlanta. The fourth-year wideout has just seven receptions on 11 targets for 141 yards through five games.

#23. Cecil Shorts III

2014-15 Targets: 125

2014-15 Drops: 9

2014-15 Drop Rate: 7.2%

Shorts hasn’t been a game-breaker as the No. 2 WR in Houston this year, but at least his catch rate is up to 66.7 percent (52.0 percent last year with Jacksonville).

#22. Nate Washington

2014-15 Targets: 97

2014-15 Drops: 7

2014-15 Drop Rate: 7.2%

Washington, Shorts’ teammate in Houston, has been far less reliable this year. He’s dropped three balls of the 26 thrown to him for a drop rate of 11.5 percent, which would put him in the top five of this list.

#21. Anquan Boldin

2014-15 Targets: 165

2014-15 Drops: 12

2014-15 Drop Rate: 7.3%

Boldin, who should be a Hall of Famer one day, used to be one of the game’s most consistent wideouts. But he dropped 10 balls last year, tied for fifth-most in the NFL.

#20. Eric Decker

2014-15 Targets: 136

2014-15 Drops: 10

2014-15 Drop Rate: 7.4%

Decker has dropped at least eight balls in each of his four full seasons in the NFL. If anything, he should be higher on this list due to that long-term case of the dropsies.

#19. Robert Woods

2014-15 Targets: 121

2014-15 Drops: 9

2014-15 Drop Rate: 7.4%

After dropping eight balls last season, Woods has shown improvement in 2015 with Tyrod Taylor under center by dropping just one of his 23 targets.

#18. Ryan Grant

2014-15 Targets: 40

2014-15 Drops: 3

2014-15 Drop Rate: 7.5%

No, this isn’t the Ryan Grant who was Green Bay’s running back for a few years. This is the second-year wideout out of Tulane who has the sixth-worst catch rate since entering the league among WRs with at least 25 targets.

#17. Greg Jennings

2014-15 Targets: 104

2014-15 Drops: 8

2014-15 Drop Rate: 7.7%

Jennings has dropped a whopping 18.8 percent of his targets in 2015, the fifth-highest rate among 108 qualified receivers.

#16. Marquess Wilson

2014-15 Targets: 58

2014-15 Drops: 5

2014-15 Drop Rate: 8.6%

A seventh-round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, Wilson hasn’t exactly done anything to disprove that low pedigree.

#15. Julian Edelman

2014-15 Targets: 180

2014-15 Drops: 16

2014-15 Drop Rate: 8.9%

Edelman has the highest catch rate (73.3 percent) of any wideout on this list. But because he runs so many short routes in New England’s offense, his high drop rate hints that he could definitely stand to improve. His 13 dropped passes in 2013, third-most in the league, show his high drop rate the last two seasons isn’t just a fluke.

#14. Marques Colston

2014-15 Targets: 123

2014-15 Drops: 11

2014-15 Drop Rate: 8.9%

Colston’s decline from a top option in an elite passing offense to a slow, shell of his former self has been tough to watch for Saints fans.

#13. Rishard Matthews

2014-15 Targets: 52

2014-15 Drops: 5

2014-15 Drop Rate: 9.6%

Another former seventh-round pick, Matthews has steadily increased his role in Miami’s offense. But if he wants to truly emerge from a crowded receiving corps, he’ll have to cut down on his drops.

#12. Justin Hunter

2014-15 Targets: 82

2014-15 Drops: 8

2014-15 Drop Rate: 9.8%

Hunter has the worst catch rate (47.6 percent) of anyone with at least 20 targets since the beginning of last season. He experienced a major sophomore slump in 2014, hauling in just 28 catches to go along with seven drops.

#11. Brian Hartline

2014-15 Targets: 82

2014-15 Drops: 8

2014-15 Drop Rate: 9.8%

This season, Hartline is tied with Marlon Brown for the third-worst drop rate (15.0 percent) among wideouts with at least 20 targets.

#10. Amari Cooper

2014-15 Targets: 41

2014-15 Drops: 4

2014-15 Drop Rate: 9.8%

Cooper looks like a star in the making, and his 68.3 percent catch rate puts him in the 60th percentile of qualified receivers this year. However, his 9.8 percent drop rate puts him in the bottom 20th percentile in that category.

#9. Torrey Smith

2014-15 Targets: 110

2014-15 Drops: 11

2014-15 Drop Rate: 10.0%

Smith runs a ton of deep routes, so his 11 drops last year (second-most in the NFL) are a little easier to understand through that lens. Still, it wasn’t a good way to endear himself to Ravens fans on his way out of Baltimore.

#8. Louis Murphy

2014-15 Targets: 69

2014-15 Drops: 7

2014-15 Drop Rate: 10.1%

Murphy’s 11.3 percent drop rate last year was third-worst among WRs with at least 50 targets. He’s made a better connection with rookie Jameis Winston thus far, with just one dropped pass on 16 targets.

#7. Dwayne Harris

2014-15 Targets: 29

2014-15 Drops: 3

2014-15 Drop Rate: 10.3%

Harris is primarily a kick/punt returner, so his high drop rate isn’t a deal-breaker for his value. But the Giants will probably reel in his role on offense after seeing him drop three of the first 18 passes thrown his way this season.

#6. Andre Roberts

2014-15 Targets: 81

2014-15 Drops: 9

2014-15 Drop Rate: 11.1%

Roberts’ 46.2 percent catch rate in 2015 ranks in the bottom 10 among qualified receivers. After ranking in the bottom 10 in drop rate (10.3 percent) last season, his days in the NFL might be numbered.

#5. Willie Snead

2014-15 Targets: 36

2014-15 Drops: 4

2014-15 Drop Rate: 11.1%

Snead is partially hurt by a small sample size — he also ranks in the top 20 for catch rate among receivers. Still, it’s not a great sign for New Orleans that their most dangerous receiver this season ranks so poorly in drop rate.

#4. Mohamed Sanu

2014-15 Targets: 119

2014-15 Drops: 14

2014-15 Drop Rate: 11.8%

Sanu had the most drops (14) last year by a wide margin — the other worst offenders (Kelvin Benjamin, Torrey Smith, and Julian Edelman) all had 11. That made for the worst drop rate (14.4 percent) in the NFL last year among qualified receivers, which explains why his role in Cincinnati has been reduced in 2015.

#3. Josh Huff

2014-15 Targets: 31

2014-15 Drops: 4

2014-15 Drop Rate: 12.9%

Huff couldn’t qualify for the drop rate “leaderboard” last year with only 17 targets. But if he could have, he would have topped it, with four drops and just eight receptions.

Thankfully for the Eagles, he’s been better this season (11 receptions, zero drops on 14 targets).

#2. Ted Ginn Jr.

2014-15 Targets: 51

2014-15 Drops: 7

2014-15 Drop Rate: 13.7%

Ted Ginn has experienced a bit of a revival this season in Carolina, but that’s been caused more by an increase in target volume than efficiency. In fact, his drop rate has worsened from 12.0 percent to 15.4 percent in 2015.

#1. Leonard Hankerson

2014-15 Targets: 37

2014-15 Drops: 7

2014-15 Drop Rate: 18.9%

Hankerson is the poster child for why you can’t necessarily relate someone’s value in fantasy football into their skill set on the field.

Though the 26-year-old has emerged as a decent flex option in fantasy as Atlanta’s No. 2 wideout, he’s also shown why he was buried on Washington’s depth chart last year. His seven drops lead the NFL.

There are a few flankers with worse drop rates this year (Devin Funchess, Seth Roberts, and Quincy Enunwa all have drop rates of at least 25 percent), but none of them are fed the ball enough to qualify for this list. Hankerson is ranked by Pro Football Focus as the third-worst receiver among 108 qualified players this year, and his brick hands are a huge reason why you shouldn’t bet on him earning a long-term role in Atlanta.