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2012 Fantasy Football Projections: Week 7

Felix Jones a smart pickup with starter DeMarco Murray questionable for Week 7

By Jake Westrich - WhatIfSports.com
UPDATE: October 18, 2012

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 Jets-Patriots, Jaguars-Raiders, Ravens-Texans, Redskins-Giants and Packers-Rams games were resimulated on 10/18 to account for injuries and roster updates.

2012 Week 7 Fantasy Football Leaders
 NamePosTeamPoints
1Cam NewtonQBPanthers22.6
2Drew BreesQBSaints22.6
3Eli ManningQBGiants22.3
4Aaron RodgersQBPackers22.2
5Tony RomoQBCowboys21.6
6Ben RoethlisbergerQBSteelers21.1
7Andy DaltonQBBengals20
8Matthew StaffordQBLions19.9
9Ryan FitzpatrickQBBills19.6
10Josh FreemanQBBuccaneers18.9
11Andrew LuckQBColts18.9
12Tom BradyQBPatriots18.8
13Robert Griffin IIIQBRedskins18.5
14Carson PalmerQBRaiders18.1
 NamePosTeamPoints
15Brandon WeedenQBBrowns17.9
16Arian FosterRBTexans17.8
17Darren McFaddenRBRaiders17.3
18Sam BradfordQBRams17.2
19Jay CutlerQBBears16.9
20Felix JonesRBCowboys16.7
21Matt HasselbeckQBTitans16.5
22Joe FlaccoQBRavens16.5
23Matt ForteRBBears16.3
24Matt SchaubQBTexans16.2
25Ray RiceRBRavens16
26Christian PonderQBVikings15.5
27John SkeltonQBCardinals15.5
28Mark SanchezQBJets15.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
29Adrian PetersonRBVikings15
30Ahmad BradshawRBGiants14.9
31Alex SmithQB49ers14.9
32Trent RichardsonRBBrowns14.8
33C.J. SpillerRBBills14.3
34Maurice Jones-DrewRBJaguars14.1
35Chris JohnsonRBTitans13.7
36Alfred MorrisRBRedskins13.4
37Rashard MendenhallRBSteelers13.3
38BenJarvus Green-EllisRBBengals13.2
39Russell WilsonQBSeahawks13.2
40Doug MartinRBBuccaneers13
41Steven JacksonRBRams12.8
42Fred JacksonRBBills12.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
43Blaine GabbertQBJaguars12.7
44Calvin JohnsonWRLions11
45Marshawn LynchRBSeahawks11
46Frank GoreRB49ers10.9
47Darren SprolesRBSaints10.7
48A.J. GreenWRBengals10.5
49Vincent JacksonWRBuccaneers10.4
50Vick BallardRBColts10.4
51Stevan RidleyRBPatriots10.4
52Jimmy GrahamTESaints10
53Antonio BrownWRSteelers10
54Jonathan StewartRBPanthers9.7
55DeAngelo WilliamsRBPanthers9.7
56Victor CruzWRGiants9.6
 NamePosTeamPoints
57Mike WallaceWRSteelers9.6
58Percy HarvinWRVikings9.6
59Larry FitzgeraldWRCardinals9.5
60David AkersK49ers9.5
61Brandon MarshallWRBears9.4
62Reggie WayneWRColts9.4
63Shaun SuishamKSteelers9.2
64Alex GreenRBPackers9.2
65Mikel LeShoureRBLions9.2
66Phil DawsonKBrowns9
67Wes WelkerWRPatriots9
68Steve SmithWRPanthers9
69Robbie GouldKBears9
70Mason CrosbyKPackers9
 NamePosTeamPoints
71Michael BushRBBears8.9
72Stevie JohnsonWRBills8.8
73Blair WalshKVikings8.8
74Dez BryantWRCowboys8.8
75Shayne GrahamKTexans8.7
76Marques ColstonWRSaints8.6
77Miles AustinWRCowboys8.6
78Dan BaileyKCowboys8.6
79Jay FeelyKCardinals8.5
80Lawrence TynesKGiants8.5
81Stephen GostkowskiKPatriots8.4
82Randall CobbWRPackers8.3
83Denarius MooreWRRaiders8.3
84Andre JohnsonWRTexans8.3
 NamePosTeamPoints
85Jordy NelsonWRPackers8.2
86Minnesota VikingsDEF8.2
87Adam VinatieriKColts8.2
88Mike NugentKBengals8.1
89William PowellRBCardinals8.1
90Brandon LloydWRPatriots8
91Mike WilliamsWRBuccaneers8
92Jason WittenTECowboys7.9
93Kenny BrittWRTitans7.8
94Jason HansonKLions7.7
95Justin MedlockKPanthers7.6
96Jermichael FinleyTEPackers7.6
97Torrey SmithWRRavens7.5
98Rob BironasKTitans7.5
 NamePosTeamPoints
99Greg ZuerleinKRams7.5
100Ben TateRBTexans7.5
101Sebastian JanikowskiKRaiders7.5
102Domenik HixonWRGiants7.5
103Kai ForbathKRedskins7.5
104Houston TexansDEF7.5
105Chicago BearsDEF7.4
106Shonn GreeneRBJets7.4
107Isaac RedmanRBSteelers7.4
108Rian LindellKBills7.3
109T.Y. HiltonWRColts7.3
110Anquan BoldinWRRavens7.3
111Connor BarthKBuccaneers7.3
112Garrett HartleyKSaints7.2
 NamePosTeamPoints
113San Francisco 49ersDEF7.2
114Justin TuckerKRavens7.2
115James JonesWRPackers7.2
116Donald JonesWRBills7.1
117Sidney RiceWRSeahawks7.1
118Steven HauschkaKSeahawks7
119Jermaine GreshamTEBengals7
120Greg LittleWRBrowns7
121Hakeem NicksWRGiants6.9
122Danny WoodheadRBPatriots6.9
123Brandon GibsonWRRams6.9
124Chris GivensWRRams6.8
125Greg OlsenTEPanthers6.8
126Stephen HillWRJets6.8
 NamePosTeamPoints
127Kendall HunterRB49ers6.7
128Rob GronkowskiTEPatriots6.7
129Mario ManninghamWR49ers6.6
130Vernon DavisTE49ers6.6
131Brandon PettigrewTELions6.6
132Andre RobertsWRCardinals6.6
133Nate BurlesonWRLions6.6
134Green Bay PackersDEF6.5
135Jeremy KerleyWRJets6.5
136New England PatriotsDEF6.5
137Daryl RichardsonRBRams6.5
138Michael CrabtreeWR49ers6.5
139Martellus BennettTEGiants6.4
140Joshua MorganWRRedskins6.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
141Arizona CardinalsDEF6.4
142Earl BennettWRBears6.4
143Darrius Heyward-BeyWRRaiders6.4
144Golden TateWRSeahawks6.4
145Brandon LaFellWRPanthers6.3
146Lance MooreWRSaints6.3
147Donnie AveryWRColts6.3
148Oakland RaidersDEF6.3
149Fred DavisTERedskins6.3
150Kevin OgletreeWRCowboys6.3
151Mohamed MassaquoiWRBrowns6.3
152LeGarrette BlountRBBuccaneers6.2
153Josh GordonWRBrowns6.1
154Heath MillerTESteelers6.1
 NamePosTeamPoints
155Nate WashingtonWRTitans6.1
156Owen DanielsTETexans6.1
157Preston ParkerWRBuccaneers6.1
158Buffalo BillsDEF6.1
159Cleveland BrownsDEF6
160Seattle SeahawksDEF6
161Mark IngramRBSaints6
162Michael JenkinsWRVikings5.9
163Tampa Bay BuccaneersDEF5.9
164Washington RedskinsDEF5.8
165Jared CookTETitans5.8
166New York GiantsDEF5.8
167Coby FleenerTEColts5.8
168Santana MossWRRedskins5.8
 NamePosTeamPoints
169St. Louis RamsDEF5.8
170Andrew HawkinsWRBengals5.8
171Mike ThomasWRJaguars5.7
172Austin PettisWRRams5.7
173Indianapolis ColtsDEF5.7
174Delone CarterRBColts5.6
175Justin BlackmonWRJaguars5.6
176Josh ScobeeKJaguars5.5
177Jacksonville JaguarsDEF5.5
178Emmanuel SandersWRSteelers5.5
179Brandon MyersTERaiders5.4
180Carolina PanthersDEF5.4
181Nick FolkKJets5.4
182Kyle RudolphTEVikings5.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
183New Orleans SaintsDEF5.3
184Cecil ShortsWRJaguars5.3
185Montario HardestyRBBrowns5.3
186Pittsburgh SteelersDEF5.3
187Tennessee TitansDEF5.3
188Jerome SimpsonWRVikings5.3
189Cincinnati BengalsDEF5.3
190Kendall WrightWRTitans5.2
191Marcedes LewisTEJaguars5.2
192Benjamin WatsonTEBrowns5.2
193New York JetsDEF5.1
194Armon BinnsWRBengals5.1
195Chaz SchilensWRJets5
196Dennis PittaTERavens5
 NamePosTeamPoints
197Titus YoungWRLions5
198Lance KendricksTERams5
199Pierre ThomasRBSaints4.9
200Detroit LionsDEF4.9
201Toby GerhartRBVikings4.9
202Scott ChandlerTEBills4.9
203Early DoucetWRCardinals4.9
204Baltimore RavensDEF4.8
205LaRod Stephens-HowlingRBCardinals4.8
206Doug BaldwinWRSeahawks4.8
207Dustin KellerTEJets4.7
208Derek HaganWRRaiders4.7
209Julian EdelmanWRPatriots4.6
210Devery HendersonWRSaints4.6
 NamePosTeamPoints
211Devin HesterWRBears4.6
212Leonard HankersonWRRedskins4.5
213Dallas CowboysDEF4.4
214Rashad JenningsRBJaguars4.4
215Tony SchefflerTELions4.3
216Randy MossWR49ers4.2
217Louis MurphyWRPanthers4.2
218Jacoby JonesWRRavens4.1
219T.J. GrahamWRBills4
220David WilsonRBGiants3.9
221Kevin WalterWRTexans3.8
222Phillip TannerRBCowboys3.8
223Aaron HernandezTEPatriots3.8
224Joique BellRBLions3.8
 NamePosTeamPoints
225Rob HouslerTECardinals3.8
226Mike GoodsonRBRaiders3.7
227Zach MillerTESeahawks3.7
228James StarksRBPackers3.6
229Keshawn MartinWRTexans3.6
230Evan RoysterRBRedskins3.5
231Brandon TateWRBengals3.4
232Brian QuickWRRams3.4
233Cedric PeermanRBBengals3.3
234Jason HillWRJets3.3
235Todd HeapTECardinals3.2
236Ramses BardenWRGiants3.2
237Craig StevensTETitans3.2
238Robert TurbinRBSeahawks3.2
 NamePosTeamPoints
239Kellen DavisTEBears3.2
240Dallas ClarkTEBuccaneers3.1
241Jamie HarperRBTitans3.1
242Jeff CumberlandTEJets3.1
243Rod StreaterWRRaiders3.1
244Travis BenjaminWRBrowns3
245Jonathan GrimesRBJets2.9
246Tom CrabtreeTEPackers2.9
247Dwayne AllenTEColts2.7
248John KuhnRBPackers2.7
249Marcel ReeceRBRaiders2.6
250Donald DriverWRPackers2.6
251Bernard PierceRBRavens2.5
252Arrelious BennWRBuccaneers2.5
 NamePosTeamPoints
253Ed DicksonTERavens2.5
254Ryan BroylesWRLions2.4
255Michael FloydWRCardinals2.4
256Jordan CameronTEBrowns2.3
257Kris AdamsWRColts2.2
258Bear PascoeTEGiants2.2
259Jerricho CotcheryWRSteelers2.2
260Brad SmithWRBills2
261Lestar JeanWRTexans1.9
262Shane VereenRBPatriots1.9
263Devin AromashoduWRVikings1.9
264Garrett GrahamTETexans1.9
265Braylon EdwardsWRSeahawks1.9
266Deion BranchWRPatriots1.9
 NamePosTeamPoints
267Damian WilliamsWRTitans1.8
268Kevin ElliottWRJaguars1.7
269Niles PaulTERedskins1.5
270Mewelde MooreRBColts1.4
271Luke StockerTEBuccaneers1.4
272Dane SanzenbacherWRBears1.4
273Orson CharlesTEBengals1.4
274Leonard PopeTESteelers1.4
275Aldrick RobinsonWRRedskins1.4
276David ThomasTESaints1.3
277Kyle WilliamsWR49ers1.3
278Tim TebowQBJets1.2
279Dwayne HarrisWRCowboys1.2
280Tandon DossWRRavens1.2
 NamePosTeamPoints
281Henry HynoskiRBGiants1.2
282Erik LorigRBBuccaneers1.1
283Delanie WalkerTE49ers1
284Brandon JacksonRBBrowns1
285Armanti EdwardsWRPanthers1
286Steve SmithWRRams0.9
287John PhillipsTECowboys0.9
288Rueben RandleWRGiants0.9
289Lawrence VickersRBCowboys0.8
290Brian LeonardRBBengals0.8
291LaVon BrazillWRColts0.8
292Montell OwensRBJaguars0.8
293Joseph MorganWRSaints0.8
294Lee SmithTEBills0.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
295Kahlil BellRBBears0.7
296John CarlsonTEVikings0.7
297Clyde GatesWRJets0.7
298Mohamed SanuWRBengals0.7
299Isaiah PeadRBRams0.7
300Joshua CribbsWRBrowns0.7

Jake Westrich is the Digital Content Coordinator for WhatIfSports.com. He can be reached at jwestrich@whatifsports.com.

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