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Week 1 Fantasy Football Rankings: Tight Ends

Ranked third this week, Kyle Pitts will be an integral part of the Falcons' pass attack vs. the Saints.

Finally! We made it! It's the start of Week 1 and because of the Labor Day holiday, it's already Tuesday so we're less than two days away from the regular season kickoff during Thursday Night Football, when the Rams will host the Bills. I hope you're ready to dive into this week's NFL slate because I know I am.

One game I'm looking forward to is Chiefs at the Cardinals—Patrick Mahomes vs. Kyler Murray. That matchup has highest over/under point total (53.5) over at SI Sportsbook. Another potential shootout is the Bengals vs. Cowboys game (O/U 51). Both of those games feature some of the best fantasy players in all the land so it's no surprise that the markets are expecting fireworks.

My rankings: QB | RB | WR | TE | FLEX | K | DST

Week 1 tight end rankings (PPR)

  1. Mark Andrews, BAL (at NYJ)
  2. Travis Kelce, KC (at ARI)
  3. Kyle Pitts, ATL (vs. NO)
  4. Dalton Schultz, DAL (vs. TB)
  5. T.J. Hockenson, DET (vs. PHI)
  6. Darren Waller, LV (at LAC)
  7. Dallas Goedert, PHI (at DET)
  8. Pat Freiermuth, PIT (at CIN)
  9. Zach Ertz, ARI (vs. KC)
  10. Dawson Knox, BUF (at LAR)
  11. Cole Kmet, CHI (vs. SF)
  12. Hunter Henry, NE (at MIA)
  13. Tyler Higbee, LAR (vs. BUF)
  14. David Njoku, CLE (at CAR)
  15. Austin Hooper, TEN (vs. NYG)
  16. Albert Okwuegbunam, DEN (at SEA)
  17. Irv Smith Jr., MIN (vs. GB)
  18. Evan Engram, JAC (at WAS)
  19. Gerald Everett, LAC (vs. LV)
  20. Mike Gesicki, MIA (vs. NE)
  21. Noah Fant, SEA (vs. DEN)
  22. Robert Tonyan, GB (at MIN)
  23. Mo Alie-Cox, IND (at HOU)
  24. Hayden Hurst, CIN (vs. PIT)
  25. Cameron Brate, TB (at DAL)
  26. Brevin Jordan, HOU (vs. IND)
  27. Tyler Conklin, NYJ (vs. BAL)
  28. Isaiah Likely, BAL (at NYJ)
  29. Logan Thomas, WAS (vs. JAC)
  30. Daniel Bellinger, NYG (at TEN)
  31. Taysom Hill, NO (at ATL)
  32. Tyler Kroft, SF (at CHI)

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