ap65Quarterback
1 Tom Brady, New England vs. Buffalo
2 Carson Palmer, Arizona vs. Cincinnati …Palmer is already a high-end must start anyway, but he could be extra motivated this week facing the Bengals, where he played during the first sever years of his NFL career
3 Cam Newton, Carolina vs. Washington
4 Derek Carr, Oakland at Detroit …The Lions allow the 3rd-most fantasy points to opposing quarterbacks
5 Matt Ryan, Atlanta vs. Indianapolis
6 Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay at Minnesota
7 Matthew Stafford, Detroit vs. Oakland …Stafford and the Lions ended a 24-game losing streak at Green Bay last week, will look to bring that momentum back to Ford Field this week
8 Russell Wilson, Seattle vs. San Francisco
9 Philip Rivers, San Diego vs. Kansas City
10 Tony Romo, Dallas at Miami …Romo will make his return this week from a broken clavicle
11 Blake Bortles, Jacksonville vs. Tennessee
12 Andy Dalton, Cincinnati at Arizona
13 Mark Sanchez, Philadelphia vs. Tampa Bay …Sanchez should make the start with Sam Bradford (concussion, shoulder) dealing with multiple issues —  Sanchez came in off the bench last year and he was the 9th-best fantasy quarterback from Week 9 through the end of the season
14 Marcus Mariota, Tennessee at Jacksonville
15 Joe Flacco, Baltimore vs. St. Louis …Flacco is on pace for a career-high 656 passing attempts
16 Tyrod Taylor, Buffalo at New England
17 Brock Osweiler, Denver at Chicago …It will be interesting to watch, as Osweiler makes his first NFL start (on his 25th birthday) replacing the beaten-down and injured Payton Manning
18 Ryan Fitzpatrick, N.Y. Jets at Houston …Fitzpatrick returns to Houston he briefly started for the team for 12 games over the 2014 season
19 Ryan Tannehill, Miami vs. Dallas
20 Jay Cutler, Chicago vs. Denver
21 Alex Smith, Kansas City at San Diego
22 Jameis Winston, Tampa Bay at Philadelphia
23 Teddy Bridgewater, Minnesota vs. Green Bay
24 Matt Hasselbeck, Indianapolis at Atlanta …Hasselbeck will replace Andrew Luck (lacerated kidney) for the foreseeable future
25 Kirk Cousins, Washington at Carolina
26 Case Keenum, St. Louis at Baltimore …Keenum gets a soft passing defense to make his 2015 debut
27 T.J. Yates, Houston vs. N.Y. Jets …Yates should make the start over Brian Hoyer (concussion)
28 Blaine Gabbert, San Francisco at Seattle

 

Running Back
1 Todd Gurley, St. Louis at Baltimore
2 Adrian Peterson, Minnesota vs. Green Bay …Peterson has scored a touchdown in six consecutive games facing Green Bay
3 Devonta Freeman, Atlanta vs. Indianapolis
4 Charcandrick West, Kansas City at San Diego …San Diego has allowed a rushing TD in five straight games
5 DeMarco Murray, Philadelphia vs. Tampa Bay
6 Marshawn Lynch, Seattle vs. San Francisco
7 Latavius Murray, Oakland at Detroit
8 Danny Woodhead, San Diego vs. Kansas City
9 Lamar Miller, Miami vs. Dallas …Dallas allows the 2nd-most fantasy points to opposing running backs this season
10 Darren McFadden, Dallas at Miami …Miami allows the most fantasy points to opposing running backs over the past three weeks
11 LeSean McCoy, Buffalo at New England …New England allows the fewest fantasy points to opposing running backs this season
12 Frank Gore, Indianapolis at Atlanta
13 Jeremy Langford, Chicago vs. Denver …Matt Forte status for this week remains TBD, but it will be impossible not to keep Langford heavily involved as he has looked like a star the past two weeks
14 Jonathan Stewart, Carolina vs. Washington
15 Doug Martin, Tampa Bay at Philadelphia
16 LeGarrette Blount, New England vs. Buffalo
17 Chris Ivory, N.Y. Jets at Houston
18 T.J. Yeldon, Jacksonville vs. Tennessee
19 Chris Johnson, Arizona vs. Cincinnati
20 Giovani Bernard, Cincinnati at Arizona
21 James Starks, Green Bay at Minnesota
22 Justin Forsett, Baltimore vs. St. Louis
23 Melvin Gordon, San Diego vs. Kansas City
24 Andre Ellington, Arizona vs. Cincinnati
25 Charles Sims, Tampa Bay at Philadelphia
26 Ronnie Hillman, Denver at Chicago
27 Dexter McCluster, Tennessee at Jacksonville
28 Joique Bell, Detroit vs. Oakland …Bell averaged a putrid 1.2 yards per carry last week
29 Jay Ajayi, Miami vs. Dallas …Ajayi now averages 8.1 yards per carry in his NFL career on 11 touches — look for Ajayi’s role to continue to expand
30 Antonio Andrews, Tennessee at Jacksonville
31 Theo Riddick, Detroit vs. Oakland
32 Jeremy Hill, Cincinnati at Arizona
33 Tevin Coleman, Atlanta vs. Indianapolis
34 Ameer Abdullah, Detroit vs. Oakland
35 Karlos Williams, Buffalo at New England
36 Eddie Lacy, Green Bay at Minnesota …Lacy (groin) needs to be monitored
37 Darren Sproles, Philadelphia vs. Tampa Bay
38 Matt Jones, Washington at Carolina
39 James White, New England vs. Buffalo
40 Shaun Draughn, San Francisco at Seattle
41 Alfred Morris, Washington at Carolina
42 C.J. Anderson, Denver at Chicago
43 Thomas Rawls, Seattle vs. San Francisco
44 Ahmad Bradshaw, Indianapolis at Atlanta
45 Javorius Allen, Baltimore vs. St. Louis
46 KaDeem Carey, Chicago vs. Denver
47 Chris Thompson, Washington at Carolina
48 Alfred Blue, Houston vs. N.Y. Jets
49 Tre Mason, St. Louis at Baltimore
50 David Johnson, Arizona vs. Cincinnati
51 Jamize Olawale, Oakland at Detroit
52 Mike Tolbert, Carolina vs. Washington
53 Brandon Bolden, New England vs. Buffalo
54 Stevan Ridley, N.Y. Jets at Houston
55 Fred Jackson, Seattle vs. San Francisco
56 Matt Asiata, Minnesota vs. Green Bay
57 Chris Polk, Houston vs. N.Y. Jets
58 David Cobb, Tennessee at Jacksonville
59 Terron Ward, Atlanta vs. Indianapolis
60 Denard Robinson, Jacksonville vs. Tennessee

 

Wide Receivers
1 Julio Jones, Atlanta vs. Indianapolis
2 Brandon Marshall, N.Y. Jets at Houston
3 Larry Fitzgerald, Arizona vs. Cincinnati
4 Amari Cooper, Oakland at Detroit
5 Dez Bryant, Dallas at Miami
6 Calvin Johnson, Detroit vs. Oakland
7 Allen Robinson, Jacksonville vs. Tennessee
8 Demaryius Thomas, Denver at Chicago
9 DeAndre Hopkins, Houston vs. N.Y. Jets
10 Danny Amendola, New England vs. Buffalo …Amendola should be a high-priority add as he replaces Julian Edelman in the Patriots’ offense (Edelman has been WR6 on the season)
11 Mike Evans, Tampa Bay at Philadelphia
12 Stevie Johnson, San Diego vs. Kansas City …Johnson is now the Chargers leading receiver, while Kansas City allows the 2nd-most fantasy points to opposing wide receivers
13 Michael Floyd, Arizona vs. Cincinnati
14 Eric Decker, N.Y. Jets at Houston
15 A.J. Green, Cincinnati at Arizona
16 Alshon Jeffery, Chicago vs. Denver
17 Sammy Watkins, Buffalo at New England
18 Michael Crabtree, Oakland at Detroit
19 T.Y. Hilton, Indianapolis at Atlanta
20 Jarvis Landry, Miami vs. Dallas …Landry has double-digit fantasy points in 18 consecutive games, the longest active streak among wide receivers
21 Randall Cobb, Green Bay at Minnesota
22 Allen Hurns, Jacksonville vs. Tennessee …Hurns now has a TD in 7 straight games
23 Jeremy Maclin, Kansas City at San Diego
24 Jordan Matthews, Philadelphia vs. Tampa Bay …Matthews scored six of his eight touchdowns last year with Mark Sanchez as quarterback
25 Rishard Matthews, Miami vs. Dallas
26 Davante Adams, Green Bay at Minnesota
27 Stefon Diggs, Minnesota vs. Green Bay
28 Tavon Austin, St. Louis at Baltimore …Baltimore allows the most fantasy points to opposing wide receivers
29 Golden Tate, Detroit vs. Oakland
30 John Brown, Arizona vs. Cincinnati
31 Emmanuel Sanders, Denver at Chicago …Sanders (ankle) comes off a catch-less game and will need to be monitored
32 Kamar Aiken, Baltimore vs. St. Louis
33 Brandon LaFell, New England vs. Buffalo
34 Doug Baldwin, Seattle vs. San Francisco …Baldwin comes off a season-high in targets (10), receptions (7) and yards (134)
35 Donte Moncrief, Indianapolis at Atlanta
36 Marvin Jones, Cincinnati at Arizona
37 Dorial Green-Beckham, Tennessee at Jacksonville
38 Leonard Hankerson, Atlanta vs. Indianapolis
39 James Jones, Green Bay at Minnesota
40 Harry Douglas, Tennessee at Jacksonville
41 Terrance Williams, Dallas at Miami
42 Dontrelle Inman, San Diego vs. Kansas City …Inman should draw the start for the Chargers after a brutal string of wide receiver injuries for the Chargers
43 Chris Givens, Baltimore vs. St. Louis …Givens scored his first touchdown as a Raven last week
44 Devin Funchess, Carolina vs. Washington
45 Lance Moore, Detroit vs. Oakland
46 Pierre Garcon, Washington at Carolina
47 Jamison Crowder, Washington at Carolina
48 DeSean Jackson, Washington at Carolina
49 Andre Johnson, Indianapolis at Atlanta
50 Roddy White, Atlanta vs. Indianapolis
51 Nate Washington, Houston vs. N.Y. Jets
52 Cole Beasley, Dallas at Miami
53 Ted Ginn Jr., Carolina vs. Washington
54 Robert Woods, Buffalo at New England
55 Wes Welker, St. Louis at Baltimore …Welker quickly contributed 3 receptions for 32 yards in his first game back in the NFL as a Ram
56 Mike Wallace, Minnesota vs. Green Bay
57 Kenny Britt, St. Louis at Baltimore
58 Anquan Boldin, San Francisco at Seattle
59 Tyler Lockett, Seattle vs. San Francisco
60 Cecil Shorts III, Houston vs. N.Y. Jets
61 Mohamed Sanu, Cincinnati at Arizona
62 Jermaine Kearse, Seattle vs. San Francisco
63 De’Anthony Thomas, Kansas City at San Diego
64 Cody Latimer, Denver at Chicago …Latimer had his first three receptions of the season last week — Latimer should be comfortable with Brock Osweiler as the two would have practiced together on the Broncos’ 2nd-team
65 Marquess Wilson, Chicago vs. Denver
66 Andre Holmes, Oakland at Detroit
67 Kenny Stills, Miami vs. Dallas
68 Brian Quick, St. Louis at Baltimore
69 Josh Huff, Philadelphia vs. Tampa Bay
70 Philly Brown, Carolina vs. Washington

 

Tight End
1 Rob Gronkowski, New England vs. Buffalo
2 Travis Kelce, Kansas City at San Diego
3 Greg Olsen, Carolina vs. Washington
4 Jimmy Graham, Seattle vs. San Francisco
5 Tyler Eifert, Cincinnati at Arizona
6 Antonio Gates, San Diego vs. Kansas City
7 Delanie Walker, Tennessee at Jacksonville
8 Jacob Tamme, Atlanta vs. Indianapolis
9 Jason Witten, Dallas at Miami
10 Eric Ebron, Detroit vs. Oakland
11 Jordan Reed, Washington at Carolina
12 Martellus Bennett, Chicago vs. Denver
13 Ladarius Green, San Diego vs. Kansas City …Green (ankle) will need to be monitored
14 Charles Clay, Buffalo at New England
15 Richard Rodgers, Green Bay at Minnesota
16 Crockett Gillmore, Baltimore vs. St. Louis
17 Jermaine Gresham, Arizona vs. Cincinnati
18 Zach Ertz, Philadelphia vs. Tampa Bay
19 Clive Walford, Oakland at Detroit …Walford now has a TD in three of his past four games
20 Julius Thomas, Jacksonville vs. Tennessee
21 Kyle Rudolph, Minnesota vs. Green Bay
22 Coby Fleener, Indianapolis at Atlanta
23 Jared Cook, St. Louis at Baltimore
24 Vernon Davis, Denver at Chicago
25 Maxx Williams, Baltimore vs. St. Louis
26 Mychal Rivera, Oakland at Detroit
27 Brent Celek, Philadelphia vs. Tampa Bay
28 Jordan Cameron, Miami vs. Dallas
29 Garrett Celek, San Francisco at Seattle
30 Zach Miller, Chicago vs. Denver

 

Kicker
1 Stephen Gostkowski, New England vs. Buffalo
2 Steven Hauschka, Seattle vs. San Francisco
3 Graham Gano, Carolina vs. Washington
4 Cairo Santos, Kansas City at San Diego
5 Chandler Catanzaro, Arizona vs. Cincinnati
6 Matt Bryant, Atlanta vs. Indianapolis
7 Blair Walsh, Minnesota vs. Green Bay
8 Brandon McManus, Denver at Chicago
9 Sebastian Janikowski, Oakland at Detroit
10 Justin Tucker, Baltimore vs. St. Louis
11 Dan Bailey, Dallas at Miami
12 Greg Zuerlein, St. Louis at Baltimore
13 Robbie Gould, Chicago vs. Denver
14 Matt Prater, Detroit vs. Oakland
15 Josh Lambo, San Diego vs. Kansas City
16 Jason Myers, Jacksonville vs. Tennessee
17 Connor Barth, Tampa Bay at Philadelphia
18 Adam Vinatieri, Indianapolis at Atlanta
19 Mason Crosby, Green Bay at Minnesota
20 Mike Nugent, Cincinnati at Arizona
21 Ryan Succop, Tennessee at Jacksonville
22 Dan Carpenter, Buffalo at New England
23 Nick Novak, Houston vs. N.Y. Jets
24 Andrew Franks, Miami vs. Dallas
25 Caleb Sturgis, Philadelphia vs. Tampa Bay
26 Randy Bullock, N.Y. Jets at Houston
27 Dustin Hopkins, Washington at Carolina
28 Phil Dawson, San Francisco at Seattle

 

Defense
1 Seattle DT, Seattle vs. San Francisco
2 Carolina DT, Carolina vs. Washington
3 St. Louis DT, St. Louis at Baltimore
4 New England DT, New England vs. Buffalo
5 Denver DT, Denver at Chicago
6 New York Jets DT, N.Y. Jets at Houston
7 Philadelphia DT, Philadelphia vs. Tampa Bay
8 Arizona DT, Arizona vs. Cincinnati
9 Atlanta DT, Atlanta vs. Indianapolis
10 Tennessee DT, Tennessee at Jacksonville
11 Baltimore DT, Baltimore vs. St. Louis
12 Kansas City DT, Kansas City at San Diego
13 Oakland DT, Oakland at Detroit
14 Minnesota DT, Minnesota vs. Green Bay
15 Dallas DT, Dallas at Miami
16 Chicago DT, Chicago vs. Denver
17 Tampa Bay DT, Tampa Bay at Philadelphia
18 Jacksonville DT, Jacksonville vs. Tennessee
19 Miami DT, Miami vs. Dallas
20 Houston DT, Houston vs. N.Y. Jets
21 Detroit DT, Detroit vs. Oakland
22 Green Bay DT, Green Bay at Minnesota
23 San Diego DT, San Diego vs. Kansas City
24 Cincinnati DT, Cincinnati at Arizona
25 San Francisco DT, San Francisco at Seattle
26 Buffalo DT, Buffalo at New England
27 Indianapolis DT, Indianapolis at Atlanta
28 Washington DT, Washington at Carolina