Fantasy football 2013 draft preview: Wide receiver position primer

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Thursday July 25th, 2013
Calvin Johnson, the top wide receiver in fantasy, had 122 receptions for 1,964 yards last season.
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Fantasy football wide receiver rankings and projections for 2013
Rank Player Team Age Bye Auction Tier Games Rec Yards YPC 20+ 100-Yd Games TD TGT
1 Calvin Johnson DET 27 9 $24 1 16 108 1,725 16.0 30 9 11 180
2 A.J. Green CIN 25 12 $20 2 16 100 1,475 14.8 20 7 12 175
3 Brandon Marshall CHI 29 8 $20 2 16 108 1,385 12.8 18 6 12 170
4 Julio Jones ATL 24 6 $19 2 16 90 1,375 15.3 20 6 12 150
5 Dez Bryant DAL 24 11 $19 2 16 90 1,325 14.7 20 6 12 145
6 Demaryius Thomas DEN 25 9 $19 2 16 80 1,275 15.9 25 6 10 150
7 Roddy White ATL 31 6 $18 3 16 90 1,225 13.6 16 6 8 147
8 Victor Cruz NYG 26 9 $18 3 16 85 1,150 13.5 15 6 10 145
9 Larry Fitzgerald ARI 30 9 $18 3 16 90 1,250 13.9 20 6 7 170
10 Andre Johnson HOU 32 8 $16 3 14 92 1,290 14.0 17 5 6 145
11 Vincent Jackson TB 30 5 $15 3 16 75 1,300 17.3 22 5 8 145
12 Randall Cobb GB 23 4 $14 3 15 85 1,080 12.7 20 4 8 125
13 Marques Colston NO 30 7 $13 3 15 80 1,075 13.4 15 4 8 135
14 Wes Welker DEN 32 9 $12 3 16 88 1,100 12.5 15 5 6 127
15 Eric Decker DEN 26 9 $12 3 16 79 1,010 12.8 14 3 9 135
16 Danny Amendola NE 27 10 $12 3 14 95 1,000 10.5 10 3 7 170
17 Reggie Wayne IND 34 8 $11 3 16 91 1,110 12.2 16 4 5 156
18 Hakeem Nicks NYG 25 9 $10 3 14 75 1,060 14.1 20 4 8 135
19 Dwayne Bowe KC 28 10 $10 3 16 75 1,100 14.7 16 4 7 150
20 Torrey Smith BAL 24 8 $10 3 16 67 1,060 15.8 20 4 9 139
21 Jordy Nelson GB 28 4 $9 4 14 70 970 13.9 15 4 10 105
22 James Jones GB 29 4 $9 4 16 70 965 13.8 15 2 10 115
23 Mike Wallace MIA 27 6 $8 4 16 65 1,000 15.4 12 4 9 125
24 Pierre Garcon WAS 27 5 $7 4 14 75 950 12.7 13 3 8 140
25 Antonio Brown PIT 25 5 $7 4 16 73 1,000 13.7 20 4 7 120
26 DeSean Jackson PHI 26 12 $6 4 15 70 1,000 14.3 20 3 7 134
27 Mike Williams TB 26 5 $5 5 16 64 950 14.8 20 3 7 126
28 Cecil Shorts JAC 25 9 $5 5 15 65 1,000 15.4 20 4 6 135
29 Stevie Johnson BUF 27 12 $5 5 16 74 970 13.1 12 2 5 140
30 T.Y. Hilton IND 23 8 $5 5 16 65 1,000 15.4 18 3 8 100
31 Steve Smith CAR 34 4 $4 5 14 63 1,000 15.9 15 4 5 125
32 Anquan Boldin SF 32 9 $4 5 15 62 890 14.4 15 3 7 110
33 Greg Jennings MIN 29 5 $4 5 13 70 865 12.4 10 2 6 105
34 Miles Austin DAL 29 11 $3 6 16 64 915 14.3 13 3 6 115
35 Sidney Rice SEA 27 12 $3 6 16 60 900 15.0 15 2 6 110
36 Lance Moore NO 30 7 $2 6 15 63 835 13.3 12 3 6 94
37 Josh Gordon CLE 22 10 $2 6 14 59 900 15.3 15 2 5 110
38 Justin Blackmon JAC 23 9 $2 6 12 65 900 13.8 10 1 4 135
39 Kenny Britt TEN 24 8 $2 6 14 55 800 14.5 10 2 7 100
40 Alshon Jeffery CHI 23 8 $2 6 14 54 750 13.9 12 1 7 100
41 Tavon Austin STL 22 11 $2 6 16 67 800 11.9 15 2 4 90
42 Vincent Brown SD 24 8 $2 6 14 56 850 15.2 15 2 5 118
43 Denarius Moore OAK 24 7 $2 6 15 55 800 14.5 12 2 6 124
44 Kendall Wright TEN 23 8 $2 6 16 70 700 10.0 10 1 5 115
45 Jeremy Kerley NYJ 24 10 $2 6 16 60 850 14.2 12 1 4 100
46 Chris Givens STL 23 11 $1 6 16 54 810 15.0 15 2 5 105
47 Brandon LaFell CAR 26 4 $1 7 15 50 765 15.3 15 1 5 89
48 Darrius Heyward-Bey IND 26 8 $1 7 15 50 740 14.8 14 1 5 100
49 Emmanuel Sanders PIT 26 5 $1 7 16 57 725 12.7 15 1 4 101
50 Golden Tate SEA 25 12 $1 7 16 50 735 14.7 15 1 5 80
51 Greg Little CLE 24 10 $1 7 16 58 715 12.3 12 1 4 110
52 Aaron Dobson NE 22 10 $1 7 14 54 635 11.8 8 2 6 70
53 Andre Roberts ARI 25 9 $1 7 15 64 775 12.1 12 2 2 120
54 Brian Hartline MIA 26 6 $1 7 16 70 900 12.9 12 2 1 125
55 Mohamed Sanu CIN 24 12 $1 7 14 51 575 11.3 7 1 7 75
56 Keenan Allen SD 21 8 $1 7 13 53 675 12.7 10 1 5 100
57 Michael Floyd ARI 23 9 $1 7 16 55 715 13.0 12 2 4 100
58 DeAndre Hopkins HOU 21 8 $1 7 16 55 675 12.3 8 1 4 90
59 Ryan Broyles DET 25 9 $1 7 13 52 645 12.4 10 2 5 70
60 Santonio Holmes NYJ 29 10 $1 7 11 52 645 12.4 8 1 5 95
61 Cordarrelle Patterson MIN 22 5 $1 7 16 50 725 14.5 10 1 4 100
62 Kenbrell Thompkins NE 25 10 $1 7 11 58 580 10.0 10 1 5 79
63 Malcom Floyd SD 31 8 $1 7 13 47 750 16.0 15 2 4 80
64 Riley Cooper PHI 25 12 $1 7 16 50 545 10.9 10 1 6 75
65 Kenny Stills NO 21 7 $0 8 14 50 600 12.0 9 1 5 79
66 Jason Avant PHI 30 12 $0 8 14 57 710 12.5 10 1 2 84
67 Nate Burleson DET 32 9 $0 8 12 56 600 10.7 7 0 4 86
68 Leonard Hankerson WAS 24 5 $0 8 16 45 625 13.9 10 1 4 67
69 Nate Washington TEN 30 8 $0 8 16 50 625 12.5 13 1 3 95
70 Quinton Patton SF 23 9 $0 8 16 45 610 13.6 10 1 4 80
71 Robert Woods BUF 21 12 $0 8 16 45 650 14.4 10 1 3 75
72 Rueben Randle NYG 22 9 $0 8 16 40 600 15.0 8 1 4 70
73 Josh Morgan WAS 28 5 $0 8 16 50 550 11.0 6 0 3 81
74 Donnie Avery KC 29 10 $0 8 14 48 690 14.4 10 1 1 110
75 Stephen Hill NYJ 22 10 $0 8 14 45 540 12.0 8 1 4 95
76 Davone Bess CLE 27 10 $0 8 16 50 560 11.2 8 0 2 100
77 Brian Quick STL 24 11 $0 8 16 39 550 14.1 10 1 4 80
78 Mario Manningham SF 27 9 $0 8 12 41 520 12.7 10 1 4 66
79 Jon Baldwin SF 24 9 $0 8 16 40 525 13.1 11 1 4 98
80 Santana Moss WAS 34 5 $0 8 14 40 525 13.1 9 0 4 67
81 Dexter McCluster KC 25 10 $0 8 16 60 480 8.0 5 0 1 90
82 Rod Streater OAK 25 7 $0 8 16 40 550 13.8 6 0 3 80
83 Jacoby Jones BAL 29 8 $0 8 16 38 570 15.0 10 0 3 70
84 Marvin Jones CIN 23 12 $0 8 13 43 500 11.6 2 0 3 60
85 Brandon Gibson MIA 26 6 $0 8 16 45 540 12.0 6 0 2 78
86 Nick Toon NO 24 7 $0 8 13 45 475 10.6 8 0 3 75
87 Julian Edelman NE 27 10 $0 8 13 40 445 11.1 3 0 4 75
88 Steve Breaston NO 30 7 $0 8 12 40 550 13.8 10 1 1 67
89 Michael Crabtree SF 25 9 $0 9 5 29 380 13.2 5 2 4 46
90 Percy Harvin SEA 25 12 $0 9 5 36 420 11.7 5 2 2 52
91 Harry Douglas ATL 28 6 $0 9 16 40 440 11.0 6 0 1 65
92 Domenik Hixon CAR 28 4 $0 9 13 35 490 14.0 4 0 1 53
93 T.J. Graham BUF 24 12 $0 9 16 40 440 11.0 6 0 1 70
94 A.J. Jenkins KC 23 10 $0 9 16 30 415 13.8 7 0 3 55
95 Josh Boyce NE 22 10 $0 9 14 32 410 12.8 5 0 2 55
96 Jarius Wright MIN 23 5 $0 9 16 34 380 11.2 5 0 2 55
97 Austin Collie SF 27 9 $0 9 10 28 380 13.6 5 1 3 45
98 Justin Hunter TEN 22 8 $0 9 13 30 420 14.0 8 2 2 55
99 Damian Williams TEN 25 8 $0 9 16 34 440 12.9 5 0 1 62
100 Eddie Royal SD 27 8 $0 9 12 40 380 9.5 5 0 1 79
101 Jerome Simpson MIN 27 5 $0 9 16 40 440 11.0 6 0 0 76
102 Earl Bennett CHI 26 8 $0 9 12 32 400 12.5 6 1 2 52
103 David Nelson CLE 26 10 $0 9 12 32 400 12.5 5 0 2 51
104 Stedman Bailey STL 22 11 $0 9 16 36 415 11.5 7 0 1 65
105 Brandon Stokley BAL 37 8 $0 9 12 30 400 13.3 4 0 2 45
106 LaVon Brazill IND 24 8 $0 9 11 26 380 14.6 8 0 2 45
107 Juron Criner OAK 23 7 $0 9 16 29 345 11.9 3 0 2 55
108 Doug Baldwin SEA 24 12 $0 9 15 27 365 13.5 4 0 2 48
109 Damaris Johnson PHI 23 12 $0 9 16 34 415 12.2 7 0 0 60
110 Keshawn Martin HOU 23 8 $0 9 16 26 315 12.1 4 0 3 60
111 LeStar Jean HOU 25 8 $0 9 16 25 385 15.4 7 0 2 50
112 Austin Pettis STL 25 11 $0 9 14 33 365 11.1 4 0 1 56
113 Preston Parker NO 26 7 $0 10 12 30 380 12.7 3 0 1 46
114 Andrew Hawkins CIN 27 12 $0 10 8 30 300 10.0 3 0 2 46
115 Kevin Ogletree TB 26 5 $0 10 16 29 345 11.9 3 0 1 50
116 Markus Wheaton PIT 22 5 $0 10 16 27 300 11.1 4 0 2 52
117 Terrance Williams DAL 23 11 $0 10 13 25 290 11.6 4 0 2 50
118 Brandon Lloyd FA 32 $0 10 6 25 300 12.0 4 1 1 49
119 Dwayne Harris DAL 25 11 $0 10 16 25 290 11.6 5 0 1 45
120 Mohamed Massaquoi JAC 26 9 $0 10 12 25 350 14.0 4 0 0 54
121 Jordan Shipley JAC 27 9 $0 10 10 29 310 10.7 4 0 0 47
122 Robert Meachem SD 28 8 $0 10 15 20 225 11.3 5 1 2 32
123 Braylon Edwards NYJ 25 10 $0 10 12 25 210 8.4 3 0 1 35
124 Jerricho Cotchery PIT 31 5 $0 10 13 20 200 10.0 4 0 1 40
125 Kris Durham DET 25 9 $0 10 12 25 325 13.0 3 0 1 40

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