2018 NFL Picks – Week 4

26 September 2018

A few surprises last week, none bigger than the Bills knocking off Minnesota and ending my Survivor Pick League. 9-7 overall. At least there were no ties. I’ll take the Jags over the Jets as my lock.
Last Week:  25-21-2 (0.542)
Lock Pick:  2-1 (0.667)
Lock Picks:  GB (W), LAC (W), MIN (L)
Week 4 Picks
Los Angeles Rams over Minnesota
Atlanta over Cincinnati
Chicago over Tampa Bay
Detroit over Dallas
Green Bay over Buffalo
Philadelphia over Tennessee
Houston over Indianapolis
New England over Miami
Jacksonville over New York Jets (Winner Lock)
Cleveland over Oakland
Seattle over Arizona
New Orleans over New York Giants
Los Angeles Chargers over San Francisco
Pittsburgh over Baltimore
Kansas City over Denver
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alvin kamara
Here are the 2018 Lester’s Legends Week 4 running back rankings.
Bye Weeks:  Carolina and Washington
1. Alvin Kamara, New Orleans Saints
2. Melvin Gordon, Los Angeles Chargers
3. Saquon Barkley, New York Giants
4. Todd Gurley, Los Angeles Rams
5. Ezekiel Elliott, Dallas Cowboys
6. Kareem Hunt, Kansas City Chiefs
7. David Johnson, Arizona Cardinals
8. Jordan Howard, Chicago Bears
9. Tevin Coleman, Atlanta Falcons
10. James Conner, Pittsburgh Steelers
11. Carlos Hyde, Cleveland Browns
12. Dalvin Cook, Minnesota Vikings
13. Leonard Fournette, Jacksonville Jaguars
14. Giovani Bernard, Cincinnati Bengals
15. Alex Collins, Baltimore Ravens
16. Kenyan Drake, Miami Dolphins
17. Lamar Miller, Houston Texans
18. Marshawn Lynch, Oakland Raiders
19. Kerryon Johnson, Detroit Lions
20. Dion Lewis, Tennessee Titans
21. Matt Breida, San Francisco 49ers
22. Royce Freeman, Denver Broncos
23. Chris Carson, Seattle Seahawks
24. Sony Michel, New England Patriots
25. Isaiah Crowell, New York Jets
26. LeSean McCoy, Buffalo Bills (Monitor Availability)
27. Phillip Lindsay, Denver Broncos
28. James White, New England Patriots
29. Derrick Henry, Tennessee Titans
30. Alfred Morris, San Francisco 49ers
31. Jamaal Williams, Green Bay Packers
32. Austin Ekeler, Los Angles Chargers
33. Aaron Jones, Green Bay Packers
34. Jay Ajayi, Philadelphia Eagles (Monitor Availability)
35. Peyton Barber, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
36. Bilal Powell, New York Jets
37. Javorius Allen, Baltimore Ravens
38. Rex Burkhead, New England Patriots
39. Jordan Wilkins, Indianapolis Colts
40. Corey Clement, Philadelphia Eagles
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San Francisco 49ers v Kansas City Chiefs
Here are the 2018 Lester’s Legends Week 4 quarterback rankings.
Bye Weeks:  Carolina, Washington
1. Patrick Mahomes, Kansas CIty Chiefs
2. Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints
3. Tom Brady, New England Patriots
4. Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers
5. Philip Rivers, Los Angeles Chargers
6. Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers
7. Matt Ryan, Atlanta Falcons
8. Deshaun Watson, Houston Texans
9. Matthew Stafford, Detroit Lions
10. Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks
11. Carson Wentz, Philadelphia Eagles
12. Andy Dalton, Cincinnati Bengals
13. Kirk Cousins, Minnesota Vikings
14. Ryan Fitzpatrick, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
15. Joe Flacco, Baltimore Ravens
16. Ryan Tannehill, Miami Dolphins
17. Eli Manning, New York Giants
18. Andrew Luck, Indianapolis Colts
19. Jared Goff, Los Angeles Rams
20. Baker Mayfield, Cleveland Browns
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NFL: New Orleans Saints at Atlanta Falcons
There were some unheralded heroes this week. There always are. Let’s take a look at them and see if they are worthy of your fantasy rosters.
Get ‘em
Javorius Allen, RB, Baltimore Ravens – 26 total yards and two touchdowns. Scored each game this year (four total TDs).
Geronimo Allison, WR, Green Bay Packers – Caught 2 of 4 targets for 76 yards and a TD. Topped 60 yards each game.
Tyler Boyd, WR, Cincinnati Bengals – Caught 6 of 7 targets for 132 yards and a TD. Second straight big game.
John  Brown, WR, Baltimore Ravens – Caught 5 of 8 targets for 86 yards. Solid each game this year.
Chris Godwin, WR, Tampa Bay Buccaneers – Caught 5 of 10 targets for 74 yards, TD. Touchdown in all three games this year.
Tyler Eifert, TE, Cincinnati Bengals – Caught 6 of 8 targets for 74 yards.
Ted Ginn, Jr., WR, New Orleans Saints – Caught 3 of 6 targets for 12 yards, TD.
Chris Ivory, RB, Buffalo Bills – 56 yards rushing, 70 yards receiving. Worth an add if LeSean McCoy misses another game.
Calvin Ridley, WR, Atlanta Falcons – Caught 7 of 8 targets for 146 yards, 3 TDs.
Benjamin Watson, TE, New Orleans Saints – Caught 5 of 6 targets for 71 yards.
Mike Williams, WR, Los Angeles Chargers – Caught 4 of 7 targets for 81 yards and two TDs. Scored last week too.
Don’t Sweat ‘em
Josh Allen, QB, Buffalo Bills – 196 yards, TD passing and 39 yards and a pair of rushing scores.
Tavon Austin, WR, Dallas Cowboys – 20 total yards, TD.
C.J. Anderson, RB, Carolina Panthers – 33 total yards, TD.
Jaron Brown, WR, Seattle Seahawks – Caught 2 of 3 targets for 25 yards, TD.
Vernon Davis, TE, Washington Redskins – Caught both targets for 70 yards.
Rhett Ellison, TE, New York Giants – Caught all three targets for 39 yards, TD.
Dallas Goedert, TE, Philadelphia Eagles – Caught all seven targets for 73 yards, TD. Keep him on your radar.
Jakeem Grant, WR, Miami Dolphins – Caught two for three targets for 70 yards, both touchdowns.
Ryan Grant, WR, Indianapolis Colts – Caught 3 of 4 targets for 35 yards, TD.
Kyle Juszczyk, RB, San Francisco 49ers – Caught 2 of 4 targets for 38 yards, TD.
Vance McDonald, TE, Pittsburgh Steelers – Caught 4 of 5 targets for 112 yards and a TD. Keep him on your radar.
Paul Richardson, WR, Washington Redskins – 46-yard, TD.
Ricky Seals-Jones, TE, Arizona Cardinals – 35-yard TD.
Wendell Smallwood, RB, Philadelphia Eagles – 91 total yards, TD. Only worth an add if Ajayi sits again.
Ryan Tannehill, QB, Miami Dolphins – 289 yards, 3 TDs and 26 rushing yards.
C.J. Uzomah, TE, Cincinnati Bengals – Caught both targets for 19 yards, TD.
Albert Wilson, WR, Miami Dolphins – Caught both targets for 74 yards and threw a 52-yard TD.
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Harrison Smith
Here are the 2018 Lester’s Legends Week 3 team defense rankings.
1. Minnesota Vikings
2. Chicago Bears
3. Jacksonville Jaguars
4. Denver Broncos
5. Baltimore Ravens
6. Houston Texans
7. Philadelphia Eagles
8. Cleveland Browns
9. Los Angeles Rams
10. Carolina Panthers
11. New York Jets
12. Miami Dolphins
13. Dallas Cowboys
14. New England Patriots
15. Green Bay Packers
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New England Patriots v New York Jets
Here are the 2018 Lester’s Legends Week 3 kicker rankings.
1. Stephen Gostkowski, New England Patriots
2. Dan Bailey, Minnesota Vikings
3. Will Lutz, New Orleans Saints
4. Jake Elliott, Philadelphia Eagles
5. Justin Tucker, Baltimore Ravens
6. Harrison Butker, Kansas City Chiefs
7. Matt Bryant, Atlanta Falcons
8. Robbie Gould, San Francisco 49ers
9. Chris Boswell, Pittsburgh Steelers
10. Mason Crosby, Green Bay Packers
11. Matt Prater, Detroit Lions
12. Graham Gano, Carolina Panthers
13. Josh Lambo, Jacksonville Jaguars
14. Caleb Sturgis, Los Angeles Chargers
15. Sam Ficken, Los Angeles Rams
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Here are the 2018 Lester’s Legends Week 3 tight end rankings.
1. Rob Gronkowski, New England Patriots
2. Travis Kelce, Kansas City Chiefs
3. Zach Ertz, Philadelphia Eagles
4. Jimmy Graham, Green Bay Packers
5. Kyle Rudolph, Minnesota Vikings
6. Jordan Reed, Washington Redskins
7. O.J. Howard, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
8. Evan Engram, New York Giants
9. George Kittle, San Francisco 49ers
10. Trey Burton, Chicago Bears
11. Jared Cook, Oakland Raiders
12. Eric Ebron, Indianapolis Colts
13. Tyler Eifert, Cincinnati Bengals
14. Will Dissly, Seattle Seahawks
15. Jack Doyle, Indianapolis Colts
16. David Njoku, Cleveland Browns
17. Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Jacksonville Jaguars
18. Jesse James, Pittsburgh Steelers
19. Benjamin Watson, New Orleans Saints
20. Ricky Seals-Jones, Arizona Cardinals
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2018 NFL Picks – Week 3

19 September 2018

Last week was an improvement at 9-6-1. Another tie thanks to some poor field goal play. I’ll stick with the Bills and go with the Vikings as my lock.
Last Week:  16-14-2 (0.531)
Lock Pick:  2-0 barely (1.000)
Lock Picks:  GB (W), LAC (W)
Week 3 Picks
Cleveland over New York Jets
New Orleans over Atlanta
Kansas City over San Francisco
Oakland over Miami
Minnesota over Buffalo (Winner Lock)
Philadelphia over Indianapolis
Green Bay over Washington
Carolina over Cincinnati
Jacksonville over Tennessee
Denver over Baltimore
Houston over New York Giants
Los Angeles Rams over Los Angeles Chargers
Chicago over Arizona
Seattle over Dallas
New England over Detroit
Pittsburgh over Tampa Bay
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Michael Thomas
Here are the 2018 Lester’s Legends Week 3 wide receiver rankings.
1. Michael Thomas, New Orleans Saints
2. Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons
3. Antonio Brown, Pittsburgh Steelers
4. DeAndre Hopkins, Houston Texans
5. Odell Beckham, Jr., New York Giants
6. Tyreek Hill, Kansas City Chiefs
7. Mike Evans, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
8. A.J. Green, Cincinnati Bengals
9. Davante Adams, Green Bay Packers
10. Keenan Allen, Los Angeles Chargers
11. Adam Thielen, Minnesota Vikings
12. JuJu Smith-Schuster, Pittsburgh Steelers
13. Brandin Cooks, Los Angeles Rams
14. Stefon Diggs, Minnesota Vikings
15. Nelson Agholor, Philadelphia Eagles
16. Emmanuel Sanders, Denver Broncos
17. T.Y. Hilton, Indianapolis Colts
18. Amari Cooper, Oakland Raiders
19. Jarvis Landry, Cleveland Browns
20. Marvin Jones, Detroit Lions
21. Allen Robinson, Chicago Bears
22. Golden Tate, Detroit Lions
23. Chris Hogan, New England Patriots
24. Larry Fitzgerald, Arizona Cardinals
25. Demaryius Thomas, Denver Broncos
26. Quincy Enuwa, New York Jets
27. DeSean Jackson, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
28. Kenny Stills, Miami Dolphins
29. Randall Cobb, Green Bay Packers
30. Cooper Kupp, Los Angeles Rams
31. Michael Crabtree, Baltimore Ravens
32. Keelan Cole, Jacksonville Jaguars
33. Devin Funchess, Carolina Panthers
34. Kenny Golladay, Detroit Lions
35. Will Fuller, Houston Texans
36. Sammy Watkins, Kansas City Chiefs
37. Tyler Lockett, Seattle Seahawks
38. Corey Davis, Tennessee Titans
39. John Brown, Baltimore Ravens
40. Pierre Garcon, San Francisco 49ers
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Here are the 2018 Lester’s Legends Week 3 running back rankings.
1. Todd Gurley, Los Angeles Rams
2. Alvin Kamara, New Orleans Saints
3. Dalvin Cook, Minnesota Vikings
4. James Conner, Pittsburgh Steelers
5. Melvin Gordon, Los Angeles Chargers
6. Ezekiel Elliott, Dallas Cowboys
7. Saquon Barkley, New York Giants
8. Kareem Hunt, Kansas City Chiefs
9. David Johnson, Arizona Cardinals
10. Christian McCaffrey, Carolina Panthers
11. Jordan Howard, Chicago Bears
12. Tevin Coleman, Atlanta Falcons
13. Kenyan Drake, Miami Dolphins
14. Alex Collins, Baltimore Ravens
15. Lamar Miller, Houston Texans
16. Giovani Bernard, Cincinnati Bengals
17. Carlos Hyde, Cleveland Browns
18. Marshawn Lynch, Oakland Raiders
19. Chris Thompson, Washington Redskins
20. Dion Lewis, Tennessee Titans
21. Matt Breida, San Francisco 49ers
22. Phillip Lindsay, Denver Broncos
23. T.J. Yeldon, Jacksonville Jaguars (monitor Fournette)
24. Corey Clement, Philadelphia Eagles
25. Adrian Peterson, Washington Redskins
26. Isaiah Crowell, New York Jets
27. Jamaal Williams, Green Bay Packers
28. Royce Freeman, Denver Broncos
29. LeSean McCoy, Buffalo Bills
30. Peyton Barber, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
31. Bilal Powell, New York Jets
32. James White, New England Patriots
33. Rex Burkhead, New England Patriots
34. Derrick Henry, Tennessee Titans
35. Alfred Morris, San Francisco 49ers
36. Kerryon Johnson, Detroit Lions
37. Sony Michel, New England Patriots
38. Chris Carson, Seattle Seahawks
39. Jordan Wilkins, Indianapolis Colts
40. Austin Ekeler, Los Angles Chargers
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