Slot Receiver - A type of receiver in football who lines up between the split end (" X receiver") and flanker ("Z receiver") and the center and is eligible to rec. Which receivers are most dangerous out of the slot in today's NFL? Bryson Vesnaver runs down the list. Doug Baldwin, Jamison Crowder and Jarvis Landry are among the Top slot receivers in separating from coverage. Matt Harmon reveals the.