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2013 Fantasy Football Projections: Week 5

Owners in need of a QB for Week 5 may want to consider Sam Bradford

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UPDATE: October 3, 2013

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

Please note: The Seahawks-Colts, Eagles-Giants, Lions-Packers, Jets-Falcons and Chargers-Raiders games were resimulated on 10/3 to account for injuries and roster updates.

2013 Week 5 Fantasy Football Leaders
 NamePosTeamPoints
1Sam BradfordQBRams23.7
2Aaron RodgersQBPackers23.5
3Drew BreesQBSaints21.7
4Peyton ManningQBBroncos21.5
5Matthew StaffordQBLions20.9
6Matt RyanQBFalcons19.8
7Eli ManningQBGiants19.7
8Cam NewtonQBPanthers19.6
9Tom BradyQBPatriots19.3
10Michael VickQBEagles19.2
11Jay CutlerQBBears18.9
12Matt ForteRBBears18.5
13Jamaal CharlesRBChiefs18.2
14Philip RiversQBChargers17.9
 NamePosTeamPoints
15Andy DaltonQBBengals17.8
16Ryan TannehillQBDolphins17.8
17Daryl RichardsonRBRams17.7
18Blaine GabbertQBJaguars17.3
19LeSean McCoyRBEagles17.1
20Tony RomoQBCowboys17
21Carson PalmerQBCardinals16.5
22Russell WilsonQBSeahawks16.3
23EJ ManuelQBBills15.5
24Alex SmithQBChiefs15.5
25Andrew LuckQBColts15.2
26Marshawn LynchRBSeahawks15.1
27Colin KaepernickQB49ers15
28Geno SmithQBJets14.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
29Terrelle PryorQBRaiders14.3
30Calvin JohnsonWRLions14.3
31Joe FlaccoQBRavens14.2
32Brian HoyerQBBrowns13.6
33Ryan MathewsRBChargers13.5
34Matt SchaubQBTexans13.4
35Ray RiceRBRavens13.3
36Reggie BushRBLions12.8
37Brandon MarshallWRBears12.7
38Chris JohnsonRBTitans12.3
39Ryan FitzpatrickQBTitans12.3
40Maurice Jones-DrewRBJaguars12.2
41DeMarco MurrayRBCowboys12.2
42Bilal PowellRBJets11.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
43Giovani BernardRBBengals11.3
44C.J. SpillerRBBills11.2
45A.J. GreenWRBengals11.1
46Arian FosterRBTexans11.1
47Darren SprolesRBSaints10.9
48Demaryius ThomasWRBroncos10.8
49Willis McGaheeRBBrowns10.8
50Stevan RidleyRBPatriots10.7
51Victor CruzWRGiants10.7
52Frank GoreRB49ers10.6
53Trent RichardsonRBColts10.6
54Julio JonesWRFalcons10.3
55Lamar MillerRBDolphins10.1
56Wes WelkerWRBroncos10
 NamePosTeamPoints
57Jordy NelsonWRPackers10
58Jimmy GrahamTESaints9.9
59Matt BryantKFalcons9.9
60Cecil ShortsWRJaguars9.8
61Dez BryantWRCowboys9.8
62Chris GivensWRRams9.8
63Rashad JenningsRBRaiders9.6
64Rashard MendenhallRBCardinals9.4
65Torrey SmithWRRavens9.4
66Greg ZuerleinKRams9.4
67Jacquizz RodgersRBFalcons9.3
68DeAngelo WilliamsRBPanthers9.2
69Josh GordonWRBrowns9.2
70Garrett HartleyKSaints9.2
 NamePosTeamPoints
71Kenbrell ThompkinsWRPatriots9.2
72Danny AmendolaWRPatriots9.1
73Eddie LacyRBPackers9.1
74Justin BlackmonWRJaguars9.1
75Mason CrosbyKPackers9
76Nick NovakKChargers9
77Steven HauschkaKSeahawks9
78Jason SnellingRBFalcons8.9
79DeSean JacksonWREagles8.9
80Stephen GostkowskiKPatriots8.8
81Harry DouglasWRFalcons8.8
82Alex HeneryKEagles8.8
83Randall CobbWRPackers8.7
84David WilsonRBGiants8.6
 NamePosTeamPoints
85Mike NugentKBengals8.6
86Knowshon MorenoRBBroncos8.6
87Caleb SturgisKDolphins8.5
88Buffalo BillsDEF8.5
89Josh BrownKGiants8.4
90Michael FloydWRCardinals8.4
91Antonio GatesTEChargers8.4
92Danny WoodheadRBChargers8.4
93Adam VinatieriKColts8.4
94Ryan SuccopKChiefs8.3
95Lance MooreWRSaints8.3
96Tavon AustinWRRams8.3
97Pierre ThomasRBSaints8.3
98Dan CarpenterKBills8.3
 NamePosTeamPoints
99Jay FeelyKCardinals8.3
100Robbie GouldKBears8.2
101David AkersKLions8.2
102Rob BironasKTitans8.2
103Graham GanoKPanthers8.1
104Justin TuckerKRavens8.1
105James JonesWRPackers8.1
106Stevie JohnsonWRBills8
107Larry FitzgeraldWRCardinals8
108Hakeem NicksWRGiants8
109Josh ScobeeKJaguars8
110Jason WittenTECowboys7.9
111Johnathan FranklinRBPackers7.9
112Steve SmithWRPanthers7.9
 NamePosTeamPoints
113Matt PraterKBroncos7.8
114Marques ColstonWRSaints7.7
115Brian HartlineWRDolphins7.7
116Denver BroncosDEF7.7
117Eric DeckerWRBroncos7.6
118Montee BallRBBroncos7.6
119Andre JohnsonWRTexans7.6
120Fred JacksonRBBills7.6
121Joique BellRBLions7.6
122BenJarvus Green-EllisRBBengals7.4
123Nate WashingtonWRTitans7.4
124Reggie WayneWRColts7.4
125Mike WallaceWRDolphins7.3
126T.Y. HiltonWRColts7.3
 NamePosTeamPoints
127Nick FolkKJets7.2
128Miami DolphinsDEF7.2
129Billy CundiffKBrowns7.2
130Isaiah PeadRBRams7.1
131Anquan BoldinWR49ers7
132Bryce BrownRBEagles7
133Donnie AveryWRChiefs6.9
134Randy BullockKTexans6.9
135Julian EdelmanWRPatriots6.9
136Greg OlsenTEPanthers6.9
137Kansas City ChiefsDEF6.9
138Daniel ThomasRBDolphins6.8
139Sebastian JanikowskiKRaiders6.8
140Jordan CameronTEBrowns6.8
 NamePosTeamPoints
141Dan BaileyKCowboys6.8
142Jeremy KerleyWRJets6.7
143Phil DawsonK49ers6.7
144Robert WoodsWRBills6.7
145Rueben RandleWRGiants6.7
146Charles ClayTEDolphins6.6
147Carolina PanthersDEF6.6
148Kendall HunterRB49ers6.6
149Chicago BearsDEF6.6
150Clyde GatesWRJets6.6
151Miles AustinWRCowboys6.6
152Houston TexansDEF6.5
153Jared CookTERams6.5
154Julius ThomasTEBroncos6.5
 NamePosTeamPoints
155San Diego ChargersDEF6.5
156Seattle SeahawksDEF6.4
157San Francisco 49ersDEF6.4
158Sidney RiceWRSeahawks6.4
159St. Louis RamsDEF6.4
160DeAndre HopkinsWRTexans6.4
161Dwayne BoweWRChiefs6.3
162Golden TateWRSeahawks6.3
163Bobby RaineyRBBrowns6.2
164Cleveland BrownsDEF6.2
165LeGarrette BlountRBPatriots6.1
166Baltimore RavensDEF6.1
167Atlanta FalconsDEF6
168Philadelphia EaglesDEF6
 NamePosTeamPoints
169Green Bay PackersDEF6
170Andre EllingtonRBCardinals6
171Denarius MooreWRRaiders6
172Oakland RaidersDEF5.9
173Kris DurhamWRLions5.8
174Tennessee TitansDEF5.8
175Jermichael FinleyTEPackers5.8
176Tony GonzalezTEFalcons5.7
177Scott ChandlerTEBills5.7
178Keenan AllenWRChargers5.6
179Ben TateRBTexans5.6
180Vernon DavisTE49ers5.6
181Martellus BennettTEBears5.6
182New York JetsDEF5.6
 NamePosTeamPoints
183Brandon GibsonWRDolphins5.6
184Dallas CowboysDEF5.5
185Kellen WinslowTEJets5.4
186Ace SandersWRJaguars5.4
187Donald BrownRBColts5.4
188Arizona CardinalsDEF5.3
189Brandon MyersTEGiants5.3
190New England PatriotsDEF5.3
191Brandon LaFellWRPanthers5.2
192Alshon JefferyWRBears5.2
193New Orleans SaintsDEF5.2
194Indianapolis ColtsDEF5.2
195Rod StreaterWRRaiders5.1
196Vincent BrownWRChargers5.1
 NamePosTeamPoints
197Eddie RoyalWRChargers5.1
198Bernard PierceRBRavens5
199Jason AvantWREagles5
200Owen DanielsTETexans5
201Jackie BattleRBTitans4.9
202Ted Ginn Jr.WRPanthers4.9
203Davone BessWRBrowns4.9
204Marlon BrownWRRavens4.8
205Brent CelekTEEagles4.8
206Andre RobertsWRCardinals4.8
207Kendall WrightWRTitans4.8
208Doug BaldwinWRSeahawks4.7
209Ryan BroylesWRLions4.7
210Cincinnati BengalsDEF4.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
211Austin PettisWRRams4.7
212Chris IvoryRBJets4.7
213Coby FleenerTEColts4.6
214New York GiantsDEF4.6
215Brandon JacobsRBGiants4.6
216Mohamed SanuWRBengals4.5
217Aaron DobsonWRPatriots4.5
218Roddy WhiteWRFalcons4.4
219Marcel ReeceRBRaiders4.4
220Lance KendricksTERams4.3
221Delanie WalkerTETitans4.3
222Jermaine GreshamTEBengals4.3
223Ronnie HillmanRBBroncos4.3
224Zach MillerTESeahawks4.3
 NamePosTeamPoints
225Knile DavisRBChiefs4.2
226Marvin JonesWRBengals4.1
227Dallas ClarkTERavens4.1
228Detroit LionsDEF4
229Kyle WilliamsWR49ers4
230Robert TurbinRBSeahawks4
231Darrius Heyward-BeyWRColts4
232Michael BushRBBears3.8
233Mychal RiveraTERaiders3.8
234Brandon PettigrewTELions3.8
235Benjamin WatsonTESaints3.7
236Riley CooperWREagles3.7
237Anthony FasanoTEChiefs3.7
238Greg LittleWRBrowns3.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
239Kenny BrittWRTitans3.6
240Mike TolbertRBPanthers3.6
241Brice ButlerWRRaiders3.6
242Terrance WilliamsWRCowboys3.5
243Rob HouslerTECardinals3.3
244Earl BennettWRBears3.3
245Dexter McClusterWRChiefs3.3
246Clay HarborTEJaguars3.3
247Jon BaldwinWR49ers3.2
248Lance DunbarRBCowboys3.2
249T.J. GrahamWRBills3.2
250Tyler EifertTEBengals3.2
251Jacksonville JaguarsDEF3.1
252Jim DrayTECardinals3.1
 NamePosTeamPoints
253Brandon TateWRBengals3.1
254Allen ReisnerTEJaguars3.1
255Khiry RobinsonRBSaints3
256Rishard MatthewsWRDolphins2.8
257Brian QuickWRRams2.8
258Kenny StillsWRSaints2.8
259Jordan TodmanRBJaguars2.8
260Tony SchefflerTELions2.7
261Brandon StokleyWRRavens2.7
262Keshawn MartinWRTexans2.6
263Louis MurphyWRGiants2.6
264A.J. JenkinsWRChiefs2.4
265Damian WilliamsWRTitans2.3
266Deonte ThompsonWRRavens2.3
 NamePosTeamPoints
267Dwayne HarrisWRCowboys2.3
268John KuhnRBPackers2.2
269Bear PascoeTEGiants2.2
270Ryan SpadolaWRJets2.1
271Travis BenjaminWRBrowns2.1
272Andrew QuarlessTEPackers2.1
273Garrett GrahamTETexans2
274Josh BoyceWRPatriots1.9
275Jaron BrownWRCardinals1.9
276Jarrett BoykinWRPackers1.8
277Stephen BurtonWRJaguars1.8
278LaVon BrazillWRColts1.8
279James HannaTECowboys1.7
280Tommy BohanonRBJets1.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
281Le'Ron McClainRBChargers1.6
282David NelsonWRJets1.6
283Patrick EdwardsWRLions1.5
284Jacoby FordWRRaiders1.4
285Ed DicksonTERavens1.4
286Jeff CumberlandTEJets1.4
287Domenik HixonWRPanthers1.3
288Michael HoomanawanuiTEPatriots1.2
289Anthony ShermanRBChiefs1.2
290Brandon BoldenRBPatriots1.2
291Chris PolkRBEagles1.2
292Gary BarnidgeTEBrowns1.1
293Lestar JeanWRTexans1.1
294Benny CunninghamRBRams1
 NamePosTeamPoints
295Damaris JohnsonWREagles1
296Dominique JonesTEColts1
297Sean McGrathTEChiefs1
298Jerrel JerniganWRGiants1
299Kerry TaylorWRCardinals1
300Vance McDonaldTE49ers1

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