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Week 1 Fantasy Football Rankings: Flex (RB/WR/TE)

Flex rankings for Week 1 to help you dominate the competition!

UPDATED: September 12, 2021

We have finally arrived at Week 1 of the 2021 NFL season! Let's set those Week 1 lineups with a little help from my weekly PPR fantasy football rankings.

Wise decisions go a long way and while you can't lose a league in Week 1, you can overthink easy decisions. Remember to always churn those last couple bench spots to make sure you're bringing your best options to your lineup. Every lineup spot counts!

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Week 1 Rankings (PPR)

FLEX

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  1. Christian McCaffrey, RB, CAR (vs. NYJ)
  2. Dalvin Cook, RB, MIN (at CIN)
  3. Davante Adams, WR, GB (at NO)*
  4. Tyreek Hill, WR, KC (vs. CLE)
  5. Alvin Kamara, RB, NO (vs. GB)*
  6. Stefon Diggs, WR, BUF (vs. PIT)
  7. Travis Kelce, TE, KC (vs. CLE)
  8. Calvin Ridley, WR, ATL (vs. PHI)
  9. DeAndre Hopkins, WR, ARI (at TEN)
  10. A.J. Brown, WR, TEN (vs. ARI)
  11. Derrick Henry, RB, TEN (vs. ARI)
  12. Aaron Jones, RB, GB (at NO)*
  13. Darren Waller, TE, LV (at BAL)
  14. James Robinson, RB, JAC (at HOU)
  15. Jonathan Taylor, RB, IND (vs. SEA)
  16. Austin Ekeler, RB, LAC (at WAS)
  17. Justin Jefferson, WR, MIN (at CIN)
  18. D.K. Metcalf, WR, SEA (at IND)
  19. Joe Mixon, RB, CIN (vs. MIN)
  20. Terry McLaurin, WR, WAS (vs. LAC)
  21. George Kittle, TE, SF (at DET)
  22. Keenan Allen, WR, LAC (at WAS)
  23. Najee Harris, RB, PIT (at BUF)
  24. Ezekiel Elliott, RB, DAL (at TB)
  25. Nick Chubb, RB, CLE (at KC)
  26. Antonio Gibson, RB, WAS (vs. LAC)
  27. Amari Cooper, WR, DAL (at TB)
  28. CeeDee Lamb, WR, DAL (at TB)
  29. Julio Jones, WR, TEN (vs. ARI)
  30. Adam Thielen, WR, MIN (at CIN)
  31. Robert Woods, WR, LAR (vs. CHI)
  32. Tyler Lockett, WR, SEA (at IND)
  33. Chris Godwin, WR, TB (vs. DAL)
  34. Cooper Kupp, WR, LAR (vs. CHI)
  35. Clyde Edwards-Helaire, RB, KC (vs. CLE)
  36. Chris Carson, RB, SEA (at IND)
  37. David Montgomery, RB, CHI (at LAR)
  38. Brandon Aiyuk, WR, SF (at DET)
  39. Mike Evans, WR, TB (vs. DAL)
  40. Diontae Johnson, WR, PIT (at BUF)
  41. Raheem Mostert, RB, SF (at DET)
  42. Mark Andrews, TE, BAL (at LV)
  43. Mike Davis, RB, ATL (vs. PHI)
  44. D.J. Moore, WR, CAR (vs. NYJ)
  45. Tee Higgins, WR, CIN (vs. MIN)
  46. Antonio Brown, WR, TB (vs. DAL)
  47. Allen Robinson, WR, CHI (at LAR)
  48. Tyler Boyd, WR, CIN (vs. MIN)
  49. D'Andre Swift, RB, DET (vs. SF)
  50. Brandin Cooks, WR, HOU (vs. JAC)
  51. Miles Sanders, RB, PHI (at ATL)
  52. Myles Gaskin, RB, MIA (at NE)
  53. Jerry Jeudy, WR, DEN (at NYG)
  54. Kyle Pitts, TE, ATL (vs. PHI)
  55. Saquon Barkley, RB, NYG (vs. DEN)
  56. Deebo Samuel, WR, SF (at DET)
  57. Darrell Henderson, RB, LAR (vs. CHI)
  58. Ty'Son Williams, RB, BAL (at LV)
  59. JuJu Smith-Schuster, WR, PIT (at BUF)
  60. Robby Anderson, WR, CAR (vs. NYJ)
  61. Chase Claypool, WR, PIT (at BUF)
  62. Corey Davis, WR, NYJ (at CAR)
  63. Devonta Smith, WR, PHI (at ATL)
  64. Laviska Shenault, WR, JAC (at HOU)
  65. Courtland Sutton, WR, DEN (at NYG)
  66. Michael Pittman Jr., WR, IND (vs. SEA)
  67. Kareem Hunt, RB, CLE (at KC)
  68. Chase Edmonds, RB, ARI (at TEN)
  69. Damien Harris, RB, NE (vs. MIA)
  70. Odell Beckham Jr., WR, CLE (at KC)
  71. Ja'Marr Chase, WR, CIN (vs. MIN)
  72. Marquez Callaway, WR, NO (vs. GB)*
  73. Josh Jacobs, RB, LV (vs. BAL)
  74. T.J. Hockenson, TE, DET (vs. SF)
  75. Devin Singletary, BUF (vs. PIT)
  76. Javonte Williams, RB, DEN (at NYG)
  77. Nyheim Hines, RB, IND (vs. SEA)
  78. Logan Thomas, TE, WAS (vs. LAC)
  79. Dallas Goedert, TE, PHI (at ATL)
  80. Ronald Jones, RB, TB (vs. DAL)
  81. Jakobi Meyers, WR, NE (vs. MIA)
  82. Sterling Shepard, WR, NYG (vs. DEN)
  83. Marvin Jones Jr., WR, JAC (at HOU)
  84. Tyler Higbee, TE, LAR (vs. CHI)
  85. Jarvis Landry, WR, CLE (at KC)
  86. Trey Sermon, RB, SF (at DET)
  87. D.J. Chark, WR, JAC (at HOU)
  88. Melvin Gordon, RB, DEN (at NYG)
  89. Jamaal Williams, RB, DET (vs. SF)
  90. James White, RB, NE (vs. MIA)
  91. Leonard Fournette, RB, TB (vs. DAL)
  92. Jaylen Waddle, WR, MIA (at NE)
  93. Jonnu Smith, TE, NE (vs. MIA)
  94. Elijah Moore, WR, NYJ (at CAR)
  95. Robert Tonyan, TE, GB (at NO)*
  96. Marquise Brown, WR, BAL (at LV)
  97. Kenny Golladay, WR, DET (vs. SF)
  98. Russell Gage, WR, ATL (vs. PHI)
  99. Michael Gallup, WR, DAL (at TB)
  100. Mike Gesicki, TE, MIA (at NE)

* - game is being played in Jacksonville