The top ten rookie rating for Madden NFL 16 were revealed today and Raiders number four overall pick Amari Cooper topped all rookies with an 82 rating. Here are the entire top ten rookie Madden ratings:
Amari Cooper, WR, OAK - 82 OVR
Jameis Winston, QB, TB - 81 OVR
Todd Gurley, RB, STL - 80 OVR
Leonard Williams, DL, NYJ - 80 OVR
Brandon Scherff, OL, WAS - 80 OVR
Dante Fowler Jr., DE, JAX - 79 OVR
Melvin Gordon, RB, SD - 78 OVR
Kevin White, WR, CHI - 78 OVR
Marcus Mariota, QB, TEN - 78 OVR
Vic Beasley Jr., DE, ATL - 77 OVR
As you can see, Cooper's rating is above Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota, and Dante Fowler Jr, all of whom were taken ahead of him in the draft.
Even still, Cooper expected he would be rated higher. He predicted he would receive and 86 and added "That'll go up".
Cooper also was rated 92 in speed, 94 in agility, and 87 in catching.
Here is a video of several of the rookies reactions to receiving their Madden grade, including Amari Cooper.