Think it’s too early to talk about breakout players? Well we don’t which is why I am bringing you my early Top 10 breakout receivers for 2012. Who are they and why? Will there be any surprise mentions? Come take a look at find out for yourself who could wind up being a breakout receiver in 2012.
Fantasy Football Rankings
We've been ranking NFL players for over 10 years. With all the time I've put into this I can only say one things for certain, consistent players are consistent. The randomness of big plays are hard to predict and therefore ranking isn't a perfect science.
What we do is rank the consistent players accordingly and then find those breakout games to move some players up, and those defensive battles to move some players down. Most of the calls I make are data driven but at times there isn't anything wrong with going with your gut.
Below you'll find our most recent rankings.
Fantasy rankings can be useful, as long as owners recognize that there is a limit to what you can get out of them. Rankings aren’t a draft guide, they are just a tool. Rankings are best used in comparison with average draft position. They help you find who is being drafted too high, or far […]
The Patriots have plenty to play for, and their main weapon out fo the slot—Wes Welker—should come up big in the season finale but it shouldn’t be a surprise. Welker has flirted with being the number one fantasy receiver all year long, and this matchup is billed for a lot of throws and a lot […]
For the majority of the 2012 season, the TE position has been a bit pedestrian compared to last year. One TE, however, who does not fall on that list is Rob Gronkowski unless—I presume—the opposing team sends in a spy, slips the wrong plane ticket into his travel bag, or uses the memory eraser thingy […]
Before anyone comes calling for my head after listing Brandon Pettigrew the number one TE this week, hear me out. The Lions are going to be experiencing some defensive adjustments by the Bears this week after Calvin Johnson ripped them for 130 yards and a single score on five catches, while RB Jahvid Best tore […]