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2011 Fantasy Football Projections: Week 2

Tony Romo and Tom Brady look to carry success into Week 2

By Ryan Fowler - WhatIfSports.com
UPDATE: September 15, 2011
<a href="http://msn.foxsports.com/video?vid=3d2a4b44-47ee-4ff9-b76d-a203c749fdce" target="_new" title="">WhatIfSports: Wk. 2 fantasy picks</a>

Using the WhatIfSports.com NFL simulation engine, the individual fantasy players and defensive teams are ranked based entirely on projected fantasy points using the FOXSports.com Fantasy Football default scoring where:

QBs, RBs, WRs and TEs: TDs are 6 points

QBs: 25 passing yards is 1 point

QBs: Interceptions are -2 points

RBs: 10 rushing yards is 1 point

QBs, RBs, WRs and TEs: Fumbles lost are -2 points

WRs, TE and RBs: Ten yards receiving is 1 point

QBs, RBs, WRs and TEs: Two-point conversion are 2 points

K: Extra points are 1 point and all field goals are at least 3 points with an extra bonus point for field goals made over 40 yards and another bonus point for field goals made over 50 yards.

DEF: A sack is 1 point, an interception is 2 points and each DEF touchdown is 6 points

Quarterback Running Back Wide Receiver Tight End
Kicker Team Defense Individual Defense

Please note: The Seahawks/Steelers, Bengals/Broncos, Rams/Giants, Chargers/Patriots, Eagles/Falcons, Texans/Dolphins, Raiders/Bills and Cowboys/49ers games were resimulated on 9/15 to account for injuries and roster updates.

2011 Week 2 Fantasy Football Leaders
 NamePosTeamPoints
1Tony RomoQBCowboys24
2Tom BradyQBPatriots22.1
3Philip RiversQBChargers22.1
4Ben RoethlisbergerQBSteelers21.6
5Josh FreemanQBBuccaneers21.1
6Aaron RodgersQBPackers20.7
7Kevin KolbQBCardinals20.3
8Jamaal CharlesRBChiefs20.3
9Rex GrossmanQBRedskins20.3
10Mark SanchezQBJets20.1
11Michael VickQBEagles19.3
12Kyle OrtonQBBroncos18.5
13Ray RiceRBRavens18.3
14Joe FlaccoQBRavens18.3
 NamePosTeamPoints
15Alex SmithQB49ers18.2
16Arian FosterRBTexans17.5
17Matt SchaubQBTexans17.5
18Matt CasselQBChiefs16.9
19Rashard MendenhallRBSteelers16.8
20Matthew StaffordQBLions16.6
21Sam BradfordQBRams16.4
22Drew BreesQBSaints16.4
23Ahmad BradshawRBGiants16.1
24Chad HenneQBDolphins16
25Kerry CollinsQBColts16
26Frank GoreRB49ers15.8
27Matt RyanQBFalcons15.4
28Adrian PetersonRBVikings15.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
29Eli ManningQBGiants15.4
30Donovan McNabbQBVikings15.2
31Jay CutlerQBBears15.1
32Darren McFaddenRBRaiders14.9
33Andy DaltonQBBengals14.7
34Jason CampbellQBRaiders14.7
35Colt McCoyQBBrowns14.6
36LeSean McCoyRBEagles14.4
37Tarvaris JacksonQBSeahawks13.9
38Ryan FitzpatrickQBBills13.8
39Michael TurnerRBFalcons13.6
40Tim HightowerRBRedskins13.5
41Cedric BensonRBBengals13.4
42Peyton HillisRBBrowns13.3
 NamePosTeamPoints
43Matt ForteRBBears13.3
44Shonn GreeneRBJets13.2
45Ryan GrantRBPackers12.6
46Joseph AddaiRBColts12.6
47Andre JohnsonWRTexans12.5
48Miles AustinWRCowboys12.3
49Matt HasselbeckQBTitans12
50Felix JonesRBCowboys11.9
51LeGarrette BlountRBBuccaneers11.7
52Santonio HolmesWRJets11.6
53Mike WallaceWRSteelers11.4
54Willis McGaheeRBBroncos11.3
55Fred JacksonRBBills11.2
56Maurice Jones-DrewRBJaguars11.1
 NamePosTeamPoints
57Larry FitzgeraldWRCardinals11
58Brandon LloydWRBroncos11
59New York JetsDEF10.9
60Carnell WilliamsRBRams10.7
61Calvin JohnsonWRLions10.5
62Roddy WhiteWRFalcons10.5
63Beanie WellsRBCardinals10.5
64Reggie BushRBDolphins10.1
65Greg JenningsWRPackers10.1
66Antonio GatesTEChargers10
67Luke McCownQBJaguars10
68Chris JohnsonRBTitans9.8
69Jahvid BestRBLions9.7
70Chad OchocincoWRPatriots9.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
71Vincent JacksonWRChargers9.6
72BenJarvus Green-EllisRBPatriots9.6
73Ryan MathewsRBChargers9.5
74Cam NewtonQBPanthers9.5
75Mike WilliamsWRBuccaneers9.5
76LaDainian TomlinsonRBJets9.4
77Mark IngramRBSaints9.4
78Wes WelkerWRPatriots9.4
79Dwayne BoweWRChiefs9.4
80Shaun SuishamKSteelers9.3
81Phil DawsonKBrowns9.2
82Reggie WayneWRColts9.1
83DeAngelo WilliamsRBPanthers9
84Stevie JohnsonWRBills9
 NamePosTeamPoints
85Jermichael FinleyTEPackers8.9
86DeSean JacksonWREagles8.9
87Anthony ArmstrongWRRedskins8.8
88Jay FeelyKCardinals8.8
89Matt PraterKBroncos8.8
90Jonathan StewartRBPanthers8.7
91Dez BryantWRCowboys8.5
92Ryan LongwellKVikings8.5
93Braylon EdwardsWR49ers8.4
94Arrelious BennWRBuccaneers8.3
95Jason WittenTECowboys8.3
96Mario ManninghamWRGiants8.2
97Matt BryantKFalcons8.2
98David BuehlerKCowboys8.2
 NamePosTeamPoints
99Adam VinatieriKColts8.2
100Robbie GouldKBears8.2
101Mason CrosbyKPackers8.1
102Marshawn LynchRBSeahawks8.1
103Brandon JacobsRBGiants8.1
104Percy HarvinWRVikings8.1
105Connor BarthKBuccaneers8.1
106Daniel ThomasRBDolphins8
107John KasayKSaints8
108Alex HeneryKEagles8
109Eddie RoyalWRBroncos8
110Lance BallRBBroncos7.9
111Billy CundiffKRavens7.9
112Graham GanoKRedskins7.9
 NamePosTeamPoints
113Vernon DavisTE49ers7.9
114Stephen GostkowskiKPatriots7.8
115Danny WoodheadRBPatriots7.8
116Mike ThomasWRJaguars7.7
117Pittsburgh SteelersDEF7.7
118Jason HansonKLions7.7
119Chicago BearsDEF7.7
120Todd HeapTECardinals7.7
121Neil RackersKTexans7.7
122Brandon MarshallWRDolphins7.6
123Dan CarpenterKDolphins7.6
124Lawrence TynesKGiants7.6
125Anquan BoldinWRRavens7.5
126A.J. GreenWRBengals7.5
 NamePosTeamPoints
127Rob BironasKTitans7.5
128Ryan SuccopKChiefs7.5
129Mike Sims-WalkerWRRams7.5
130Jeremy MaclinWREagles7.4
131Robert MeachemWRSaints7.4
132Dustin KellerTEJets7.3
133Roy WilliamsWRBears7.3
134Santana MossWRRedskins7.3
135Hines WardWRSteelers7.3
136Josh BrownKRams7.3
137Lee EvansWRRavens7.3
138Nick NovakKChargers7.2
139Mike NugentKBengals7.2
140New York GiantsDEF7.2
 NamePosTeamPoints
141David AkersK49ers7.1
142Lance MooreWRSaints7.1
143New Orleans SaintsDEF7.1
144Devery HendersonWRSaints7.1
145Chris CooleyTERedskins7.1
146Darrius Heyward-BeyWRRaiders7.1
147Josh MorganWR49ers7.1
148Nick FolkKJets7
149Derrick MasonWRJets7
150Brian HartlineWRDolphins7
151Hakeem NicksWRGiants6.9
152Andre RobertsWRCardinals6.8
153Zach MillerTESeahawks6.8
154James StarksRBPackers6.8
 NamePosTeamPoints
155New England PatriotsDEF6.8
156Malcom FloydWRChargers6.8
157C.J. SpillerRBBills6.7
158Julio JonesWRFalcons6.6
159Earnest GrahamRBBuccaneers6.6
160Baltimore RavensDEF6.6
161Pierre GarconWRColts6.5
162Jimmy GrahamTESaints6.5
163Oakland RaidersDEF6.5
164Kenny BrittWRTitans6.5
165Dallas ClarkTEColts6.5
166Steve BreastonWRChiefs6.4
167Olindo MareKPanthers6.4
168Jerome SimpsonWRBengals6.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
169Kevin BossTERaiders6.3
170Plaxico BurressWRJets6.3
171Mike WilliamsWRSeahawks6.3
172Buffalo BillsDEF6.2
173Cleveland BrownsDEF6.2
174Green Bay PackersDEF6.1
175Davone BessWRDolphins6.1
176Deion BranchWRPatriots6.1
177Jabar GaffneyWRRedskins6
178Micheal SpurlockWRBuccaneers6
179Visanthe ShiancoeTEVikings6
180Washington RedskinsDEF6
181Denver BroncosDEF6
182Lance KendricksTERams5.9
 NamePosTeamPoints
183Devin HesterWRBears5.9
184Joshua CribbsWRBrowns5.9
185Early DoucetWRCardinals5.9
186Nate BurlesonWRLions5.9
187Greg LittleWRBrowns5.9
188Benjamin WatsonTEBrowns5.8
189Ryan TorainRBRedskins5.8
190Kansas City ChiefsDEF5.8
191Nate WashingtonWRTitans5.7
192Donald DriverWRPackers5.7
193Kellen WinslowTEBuccaneers5.6
194Brandon PettigrewTELions5.5
195Dallas CowboysDEF5.5
196Sebastian JanikowskiKRaiders5.5
 NamePosTeamPoints
197Jerheme UrbanWRChiefs5.5
198Steve HauschkaKSeahawks5.5
199Golden TateWRSeahawks5.5
200Miami DolphinsDEF5.4
201Indianapolis ColtsDEF5.4
202Tony GonzalezTEFalcons5.4
203Jerious NorwoodRBRams5.4
204Arizona CardinalsDEF5.4
205Ed DicksonTERavens5.4
206Atlanta FalconsDEF5.3
207Tennessee TitansDEF5.3
208Heath MillerTESteelers5.3
209Owen DanielsTETexans5.2
210Tampa Bay BuccaneersDEF5.2
 NamePosTeamPoints
211Earl BennettWRBears5.2
212St. Louis RamsDEF5.2
213Jermaine GreshamTEBengals5.1
214Bernard BerrianWRVikings5.1
215Isaac RedmanRBSteelers5.1
216Patrick CraytonWRChargers5
217Anthony FasanoTEDolphins5
218Marcedes LewisTEJaguars4.9
219Javon RingerRBTitans4.9
220Detroit LionsDEF4.9
221Aaron HernandezTEPatriots4.9
222Ted Ginn Jr.WR49ers4.9
223Legedu NaaneeWRPanthers4.9
224Mohamed MassaquoiWRBrowns4.9
 NamePosTeamPoints
225Steve SmithWRPanthers4.8
226San Diego ChargersDEF4.8
227Philadelphia EaglesDEF4.8
228Chester TaylorRBCardinals4.8
229San Francisco 49ersDEF4.8
230Jerricho CotcheryWRSteelers4.8
231Rob GronkowskiTEPatriots4.7
232Houston TexansDEF4.7
233Torrey SmithWRRavens4.6
234Thomas JonesRBChiefs4.6
235Jerome HarrisonRBLions4.6
236Rian LindellKBills4.6
237Eric DeckerWRBroncos4.6
238Brandon GibsonWRRams4.5
 NamePosTeamPoints
239Andre CaldwellWRBengals4.5
240Chaz SchilensWRRaiders4.5
241Jacoby JonesWRTexans4.5
242Tashard ChoiceRBCowboys4.5
243Seattle SeahawksDEF4.5
244Jared CookTETitans4.4
245Donald BrownRBColts4.4
246Jordy NelsonWRPackers4.4
247Domenik HixonWRGiants4.4
248Minnesota VikingsDEF4.4
249Carolina PanthersDEF4.3
250Michael BushRBRaiders4.3
251Donald JonesWRBills4.3
252Doug BaldwinWRSeahawks4.3
 NamePosTeamPoints
253Jacksonville JaguarsDEF4.2
254Kevin OgletreeWRCowboys4.2
255Cincinnati BengalsDEF4
256Mike TolbertRBChargers4
257Toby GerhartRBVikings4
258Antonio BrownWRSteelers4
259Josh ScobeeKJaguars3.9
260Greg SalasWRRams3.9
261Denarius MooreWRRaiders3.7
262Scott ChandlerTEBills3.7
263Roscoe ParrishWRBills3.7
264Daniel FellsTEBroncos3.7
265Johnny KnoxWRBears3.6
266Greg OlsenTEPanthers3.6
 NamePosTeamPoints
267Bryant JohnsonWRTexans3.6
268Bernard ScottRBBengals3.6
269Jason HillWRJaguars3.5
270Ronnie BrownRBEagles3.5
271Harry DouglasWRFalcons3.4
272Michael JenkinsWRVikings3.4
273Ricky WilliamsRBRavens3.4
274Kellen DavisTEBears3.3
275David ThomasTESaints3.3
276Damian WilliamsWRTitans3.3
277Marion BarberRBBears3.3
278Justin ForsettRBSeahawks3.2
279Austin CollieWRColts3.2
280Jason SnellingRBFalcons3.2
 NamePosTeamPoints
281Danario AlexanderWRRams3.2
282Jason AvantWREagles3.2
283Jordan ShipleyWRBengals3.1
284Kendall HunterRB49ers3.1
285Ben TateRBTexans3
286Brent CelekTEEagles3
287Montario HardestyRBBrowns3
288Jake BallardTEGiants3
289Randy McMichaelTEChargers3
290Tandon DossWRRavens3
291Rashied DavisWRLions2.9
292Vincent BrownWRChargers2.9
293Cecil ShortsWRJaguars2.8
294Leonard HankersonWRRedskins2.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
295Pierre ThomasRBSaints2.7
296Martellus BennettTECowboys2.6
297Terrance CopperWRChiefs2.6
298Brandon LaFellWRPanthers2.5
299Victor CruzWRGiants2.5
300Leonard PopeTEChiefs2.5

Ryan Fowler is the Content Manager for WhatIfSports.com. He can be reached at rfowler@whatifsports.com.

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