2010 Fantasy Football WR Rankings – Week 3

Sep 21, 2010

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Here’s my Week 3 wide receiver rankings.

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1. Andre Johnson:  #1 option if his ankle is OK.
2. Miles Austin:  About the only thing the Cowboys have going.
3. Calvin Johnson:  13 catches for 135 yards, TD vs. MIN last year.
4. Randy Moss:  17 catches for 211 yards, TD vs. BUF last year.
5. DeSean Jackson:  Will Kolb hold off Vick?
6. Wes Welker:  16 catches for 133 yards vs. BUF last year.
7. Roddy White:  149 yards and TD vs. NO last year.
8. Greg Jennings:  9 catches for 162 yards, TD vs. CHI last year.
9. Marques Colston:  12 catches for 139 yards, 2 TDs vs. ATL last year.
10. Chad Ochocinco:  93.5 ypg vs. Carolina.
11. Reggie Wayne:  Tough draw against Champ Bailey.
12. Larry Fitzgerald:  Will have to beat Asomugha.
13. Brandon Marshall:  Revis likely out, but Miami is struggling to pass.
14. Hakeem Nicks:  Establishing himself as one of the best WRs.
15. Steve Smith (CAR):  QB situation slows Smiths’ roll.
16.  Anquan Boldin:  Should torch Cleveland.
17. Terrell Owens:  Won’t let Ocho and S. Smith steal all the spotlight.
18. Austin Collie:  Peyton spreads it around.
19. Percy Harvin:  If he’s healthy he should smoke Detroit.
20. Dwayne Bowe:  Tough draw against SF.
21. Santana Moss:  Should excel against St. Louis.
22. Johnny Knox:  Chicago is going to need to air it out vs. GB.
23. Donald Driver:  Kept in check by CHI last year, but should bounce back.
24. Hines Ward:  TB should make Ward happy. Big Ben back soon.
25. Jeremy Maclin:  Solid WR3 vs. Jacksonville.
26. Steve Smith (NYG):  Expect a bunch of catches vs. Tennessee.
27. Demaryius Thomas:  Looked great in his debut.
28. Robert Meachem:  Threat to go deep vs. Atlanta.
29. Malcom Floyd:  Size should challenge Seattle DBs.
30. Michael Crabtree:  A little less conversation, a little more action.
31. Legedu Naanee:  Deep threat against Seattle.
32. Mark Clayton:  Bradford’s go-to-guy.
33. Bernard Berrian:  Do-or-die time for Berrian.
34. Dez Bryant:  Rookie should play big vs. Texans.
35. Mike Thomas:  Borderline WR3 vs. Philly.
36. Steve Breaston:  Can Kurt Warner come back?
37. Braylon Edwards:  9 catches for 138 yards, 2 TDs vs. MIA last year.
38.  Devery Henderson:  Threat to strike deep vs. Atlanta.
39. Devin Aromashodu:  8 catches, 76 yards, TD last time faced GB.
40. Mike Sims-Walker:  Is he back?

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6 Responses so far | Have Your Say!

  1. CJ
    September 22nd, 2010 at 10:16 am #

    I’m starting Greg Jennings but need one more WR….choices are Nicks (tough matchup with C. Finnegan on him), Maclin, MSW, or Demaryius Thomas (tough Indy secondary), what do you think?

  2. LestersLegends
    September 22nd, 2010 at 10:21 am #

    I like Nicks personally. He’s your best bet to score a TD.

  3. Joe
    September 22nd, 2010 at 10:27 am #

    I have to start 1 WR & 1 WR/TE. My choices are Marshall, Nicks, Cooley, or Maclin. I play in a ppr league (.5 per reception) and 10 points for a 50+ TD. I’m leaning toward the first 2. What do you think?

  4. CJ
    September 22nd, 2010 at 10:30 am #

    I’m starting Greg Jennings so far but need one more WR to start…..here’s the options: Nicks (faces C. Finnegan tho), MSW, Maclin, and Demaryius Thomas (tough Indy secondary tho)….what do you think?

  5. LestersLegends
    September 22nd, 2010 at 11:09 am #

    Joe – I would probably go with Marshall and Nicks as wel.
    CJ – I’d go with Nicks. He’s off to a great start and represents the best chance for a TD.

  6. AFrank
    September 24th, 2010 at 8:26 am #

    RB Question for you….I plan on starting Pierre Thomas and probably K. Moreno – I think they’re in for big games, now I need to either start Turner (injury ?) or Mendenhall (tough TB run defense), which one would you start?

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