2010 Fantasy Football TE Rankings – Week 13

Nov 30, 2010

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Here’s my Week 13 tight end rankings.

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1. Jacob Tamme vs. Dallas
2. Todd Heap vs. Pittsburgh
3. Antonio Gates vs. Oakland
4. Kevin Boss vs. Washington
5. Kellen Winslow vs. Atlanta
6. Tony Gonzalez @ Tampa Bay
7. Chris Cooley @ New York Giants
8. Brandon Pettigrew vs. Chicago
9. Jason Witten @ Indianapolis
10. Dustin Keller @ New England (Monday)
11. Marcedes Lewis @ Tennessee
12. Greg Olsen @ Detroit
13. Vernon Davis @ Green Bay
14. Rob Gronkowski vs. New York Jets (Monday)
15. Heath Miller @ Baltimore
16. Brent Celek vs. Houston (Thursday)
17. Joel Drsessen @ Philadelphia (Thursday)
18. Visanthe Shiancoe vs. Buffalo
19. Jermaine Gresham vs. New Orleans
20. Aaron Hernandez vs. New York Jets (Monday)
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Inside the numbers:

  • Antonio Gates returned, but I’d much rather trust Jacob Tamme (averaging 76.3 yards and 0.5 TDs in past four games) and the red hot Todd Heap (five TDs in past six games).
  • Still short at WR, I like Kevin Boss against pass-friendly Washington. He has three TDs in his past four games.
  • Greg Olsen has three TDs in the past four games and a favorable match-up against Detroit.
  • Rob Gronkowski has been the touchdown threat, but not he’s getting more looks than Aaron Hernandez, making him a borderlin TE1. Although Hernandez had six catches for 101 yards in the first meeting with the Jets.
  • Meanwhile Dustin Keller had 115 yards and a score against the Patriots.
  • Brent Celek made a brilliant touchdown grab, and is a decent option against Houston.

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11 Responses so far | Have Your Say!

  1. Grant
    November 30th, 2010 at 2:26 pm #

    It’s worth noting that Vick missed a wide-open Celek in the first quarter … would have been the first of two TDs for Celek.

  2. rob
    December 1st, 2010 at 6:28 pm #

    So this week, week 13 who should i start. these are the teams my players are going against. Dallas vs Indy, Minn vs buffalo, miami vs cleveland, philly vs houston, Ny jets vs Ne. Here are my players t.braby, a,peterson a, foster, m. wallace, b.edwards, d.bryant, m. austin, m. wallace and tamp bay defense or ny jets defense. Kicker n. folk ,shane graham. Give reason why you would start the people you cjose. Rob Ps Thanks your picks made me win again

  3. LestersLegends
    December 1st, 2010 at 10:11 pm #

    Brady – you don’t list a backup
    AP & Foster – You don’t list backup RBs
    Wallace – Baltimore has a tough defense, but I think his speed makes him tough to cover.(plus you listed him twice so you must like him :o P)
    Braylon – Patriots are last in the league in pass defense. he scored against them last time
    Austin – Dez had been better of late, but he got nothing last week. can’t bring myself to endorse him when you have a stud wr like austin available.
    ***If the weather is supposed to be bad in NE, I’d bench Braylon and go with the two Cowboys.
    NYJ D – both have tough match-ups so I went with the better unit.
    n. folk – kickers are tough to nail down, but I just think Folk is the more talented K right now
    austin -

  4. rob
    December 1st, 2010 at 11:47 pm #

    back up for brady would be josh freeman and back up for a. peterson and a.foster would be deangelo williams who is out for the rest of the year and Lt. So tell me your starters who would you play for this week and your not trusting in Brandon Marshal vs cleveland.

  5. LestersLegends
    December 2nd, 2010 at 6:22 am #

    i’d keep brady, ap (if he’s able to go) and i do not trust brandon marshall

  6. rob
    December 2nd, 2010 at 12:54 pm #

    Okay! Thanks for the info who would you start this week T. brady, J. Freeman, A.foster, Lt, A. Peterson, A. miles. M. wallace, B.marshall, B. edwards, D.bryant, N. Folk, Shayne Graham, NY jet defense or tampa bay. I go with you pick you help m get back to the thrown. Rob

  7. LestersLegends
    December 2nd, 2010 at 1:48 pm #

    I like Brady, Foster, AP (awesome RB duo by the way) Wallace, Edwards, Miles, Folk, and NYJ D.

  8. scott
    December 2nd, 2010 at 5:08 pm #

    My delema this week are my RB and WR:
    At running back I have Ahmad Bradshaw, Ricky Williams, and Mike Goodson their backsups are Brandon Jacobs and Brian Westbroook.

    @ WR I have Ochocinco, Steve Johnson, Marques Colston and Deion Branch and their backups are Eddie Royal, Jacoby Ford, Malcom Flyod an Jason Avant.

    should i make any changes?

  9. LestersLegends
    December 2nd, 2010 at 5:36 pm #

    I would probably use Jacobs over Ricky. Cleveland has been pretty tough against the run. I’m with you at WR.

  10. Matt
    December 4th, 2010 at 7:55 am #

    With the injuries continuing in Indy, Tamme seems to be a lock again. Would you play Tamme over any of the of the following at flex?
    Wallace
    JStewart
    Manningham
    Dez
    Blair White
    Derrick Mason

  11. LestersLegends
    December 4th, 2010 at 8:39 am #

    I prefer Manningham over Tamme, but I can certainly see going with Tamme in that spot.

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