1.  Adrian Peterson
2.  Chris Johnson
3.  Maurice Jones-Drew
4.  Michael Turner
5.  Frank Gore
6.  Steven Jackson
7. Ray Rice
8. Andre Johnson
9.  Ryan Grant

10.  Aaron Rodgers
11. Rashard Mendenhall
12.  Reggie Wayne
13.  Larry Fitzgerlad

14.  Drew Brees
15.  Ryan Matthews 
16.  Jonathon Stewart

17.  Calvin Johnson
18.  DeAngelo Williams
19.  Miles Austin
20.  Brandon Marshall
21.  Randy Moss

22.  Peyton Manning
23.  Tom Brady

24.  Roddy White
25.  Pierre Thomas
26.  Greg Jennings
27.  DeSean Jackson

28. LeSean McCoy
29.  Beanie Wells

30.  Tony Romo
31.  Cedric Benson
32.  Marques Colston
33.  Steve Smith, Carolina
34.  Sidney Rice

35.  Knowshon Moreno
36.  Felix Jones

37.  Dallas Clark
38.  Shonn Greene
39.  Anquan Boldin
40.  Chad Ochocinco
41.  Michael Crabtree

42.  Matt Schaub
43. Philip Rivers

44.  Joseph Addai
45.  Jamaal Charles

46.  Percy Harvin
47.  Antonio Gates
48.  Brandon Jacobs
49.  Jermichael Finley
50.  Vernon Davis

 

 

Also check out:
2010 Top 30 Fantasy QB Rankings
2010 Top 50 Fantasy RB Rankings
2010 Top 60 Fantasy WR Rankings
2010 Top 25 Fantasy TE Rankings
2010 Top 25 Fantasy IDP Rankings
- 2010 Top 25 Team Defense Rankings
- 2010 Top 15 Fantasy K Rankings

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**Click here for my most recent RB Update**

 

Here’s my updated 2010 fantasy football RB rankings:

 

1. Adrian Peterson

2. Chris Johnson

3. Maurice Jones-Drew

4. Michael Turner

5. Frank Gore

6. Steven Jackson

7. Ray Rice

8. Ryan Grant

9. Rashard Mendenhall

10. Ryan Matthews

11. Jonathan Stewart

12. DeAngelo Williams

13. Pierre Thomas

14. LeSean McCoy

15. Beanie Wells

16. Cedric Benson

17. Knowshon Moreno

18. Shonn Greene

19. Felix Jones

20. Joseph Addai

21. Jamaal Charles

22. Arian Foster

23. Brandon Jacobs

24. Matt Forte

25. Ronnie Brown

26. Ricky Williams

27. Marion Barber

28. Clinton Portis

29. Jahvid Best

30. C.J. Spiller

31. Jerome Harrison

32. Ahmad Bradshaw

33. Thomas Jones

34. Reggie Bush

35. Cadillac Williams

36. Laurence Maroney

37. LaDainian Tomlinson

38. Darren Sproles

39. Donald Brown

40. Tim Hightower

41. Willis McGahee

42. Michael Bush

43. Darren McFadden

44. Chester Taylor

45. Montario Hardesty

46. Ben Tate

47. Correll Buckhalter

48. Fred Jackson

49.  Mike Bell

50. Derrick Ward

 

Also check out:
2010 Top 30 Fantasy QB Rankings
2010 Top 60 Fantasy WR Rankings
2010 Top 25 Fantasy TE Rankings
2010 Top 25 Fantasy IDP Rankings
2010 Top 25 Team Defense Rankings
2010 Top 15 Fantasy K Rankings

Click here for my Updated 2010 Fantasy Kicker Rankings.

 


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There is only one time that I fail to use my last pick to select a kicker, and that is when my fantasy draft is a few weeks away from the start of the season. In that case, I don’t even take a kicker. I’ll take an extra RB or WR as insurance, and pick one up right before the season starts. That said, there is still a pecking order for the lonesome kicker. Here’s mine.

 

1.  Nate Kaeding, SD 
2.  Stephen Gostkowski, NE
3.  Ryan Longwell, MIN
4.  Mason Crosby, GB
5.  David Akers, PHI
6.  Garrett Hartley, NO
7.  Lawrence Tynes, NYG
8.  Matt Prater, DEN
9.  Rob Bironas, TEN
10.  Shayne Graham, BAL
11.  Dan Carpenter, MIA
12.  Jeff Reed, PIT
13.  Jay Feely, ARI
14.  Robbie Gould, CHI
15.  Sebastian Janikowski, OAK

 

Also check out:
2010 Top 30 Fantasy QB Rankings
2010 Top 50 Fantasy RB Rankings
2010 Top 60 Fantasy WR Rankings
2010 Top 25 Fantasy TE Rankings
- 2010 Top 25 Team Defense Rankings
- 2010 Top 25 Fantasy IDP Rankings


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IDP leagues are becoming increasingly popular in fantasy circles. Here’s a look at my top 25 IDP players for 2010.

 

1.  Patrick Willis, SF
2.  Jon Beason, CAR
3.  D.J. Williams, DEN
4.  DeMeco Ryans, HOU
5.  James Harrison, PIT
6.  Karlos Dansby, MIA
7.  James Laurinaitis, STL
8.  Ray Lewis, BAL
9.  Jonathan Vilma, NO
10.  London Fletcher, WAS
11.  Barrett Ruud, TB 
12.  DeMarcus Ware, DAL
13.  David Harris, NYJ
14.  Clay Matthews, GB
15.  Kirk Morrison, JAX
16.  James Farrior, PIT
17.  Curtis Lofton, ATL
18.  Chad Greenway, MIN
19.  Stephen Tulloch, TEN
20.  Lance Briggs, CHI
21.  Jerod Mayo, NE
22.  Yeremiah Bell, MIA
23.  LamMarr Woodley, PIT
24.  Charles Woodson, GB
25.   D’Qwell Jackson, CLE

 

Also check out:
2010 Top 30 Fantasy QB Rankings
- 2010 Top 50 Fantasy RB Rankings
2010 Top 60 Fantasy WR Rankings
2010 Top 25 Fantasy TE Rankings
- 2010 Top 25 Team Defense Rankings
2010 Top 15 Fantasy K Rankings

 

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Here’s an updated look at my top 25 fantasy TE rankings.

 

 

Also check out:
2010 Top 30 Fantasy QB Rankings
2010 Top 50 Fantasy RB Rankings
2010 Top 60 Fantasy WR Rankings
2010 Top 15 Fantasy K Rankings
2010 Top 25 Team Defense Rankings
2010 Top 25 Fantasy IDP Rankings

 

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Here’s an updated look at my top 60 fantasy WR rankings.

 

 

Also check out:
2010 Top 30 Fantasy QB Rankings
- 2010 Top 50 Fantasy RB Rankings
2010 Top 25 Fantasy TE Rankings
2010 Top 15 Fantasy K Rankings
2010 Top 25 Team Defense Rankings
- 2010 Top 25 Fantasy IDP Rankings

 

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Happy Birthday Sean!

 

 

Here’s a look at my top 50 fantasy RB rankings. Click here for my updated 2010 RB rankings that reflect Knowshon Moreno’s injury.

 

 

Also check out:
2010 Top 30 Fantasy QB Rankings
- 2010 Top 60 Fantasy WR Rankings
2010 Top 25 TE Rankings
2010 Top 25 Fantasy IDP Rankings

 

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***CLICK HERE FOR UPDATED 2010 QB Rankings***

 

Happy 6th Birthday Heath!!!

 

 

Here’s an updated look at my top 30 fantasy QB rankings.

 

 

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Also check out:
2010 Top 50 Fantasy RB Rankings
2010 Top 60 Fantasy WR Rankings
2010 Top 25 Fantasy TE Rankings
2010 Top 15 Fantasy K Rankings
- 2010 Top 25 Team Defense Rankings
- 2010 Top 25 Fantasy IDP Rankings

As the 2010 fantasy football season approaches the Fantasy Football Librarian is taking a look back to see how accurate various fantasy football experts were last season. I’m happy to report that Lester’s Legends received a strong ranking in the wide receiver category. Click here to see how we stacked up here.

Now that we’ve had time to digest the 2010 NFL Draft, it’s time to start thinking of the incoming class in terms of fantasy value. I’ll start by ranking the rookie running backs.


1. Ryan Matthews, San Diego Chargers

Matthews wasn’t the first RB to come off the board, but he found the best home. Norv Turne has already stated that he wants to get Matthews plenty of touches both on the ground and through the air. He’s the feature back in a high-powered offense. He has the size that should get him the red zone carries. He has little competition as Darren Sproles is a change of pace back and third down specialist.


2. C.J. Spiller, Buffalo Bills

He was the first RB selected and the #2 fantasy prospect for 2010. He is lightning quick with the ability to score any time he touches the ball. Speed backs like Chris Johnson and Jamaal Charles excelled last year with similar skill sets. Competition in the form of Fred Jackson prevents Spiller for being the top rookie prospect. He could actually slide a notch if it looks like it’s going to be a 50-50 split with Jackson.


3. Jahvid Best, Detroit Lions

Best should get plenty of opportunities with the Lions as Kevin Smith recovers from his ACL injury. Best has injury concerns of his own, but possesses a great deal of talent. The Lions have done an outstanding job rebuilding their team. While they aren’t likely to be playoff contenders, they should be more competitive in 2010 meaning a more balanced offensive attack. Best stands to receive the lion’s share (pun intended) of the carries.


4. Ben Tate, Houston Texans

The Texans would have loved to land Matthews, but Tate is a great consolation prize. Not only do he have great speed and size, but he has experience with zone blocking schemes which the Texans use.


5. Toby Gerhart, Minnesota Vikings

I am convinced that the Vikings will rely on the run more in 2010. Adrian Peterson won’t be the only Viking RB to have fantasy relevance. With Chester Taylor in Chicago, Gerhart has an excellent chance of filling his role. If Adrian Peterson’s fumbling woes continue, Gerhart could steal even more carries.

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