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2010 NFL Fantasy Football Projections: Week 4

Give Gradkowski and BenJavarus a whirl

By Ryan Fowler, Whatifsports.com
Updated: September 30th, 2010
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The individual players and defensive teams are ranked based entirely on projected full-season fantasy points using the FOX 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

To view a pop-up with positional rankings, please click on one of the links below. Good luck this season!

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

Players to keep an eye on before kick-off: Michael Jenkins, Ray Rice, Knowshon Moreno, Jahvid Best, Andre Johnson, Pierre Garcon, Mario Manningham, Ted Ginn Jr., Michael Crabtree, Steven Jackson and Maurice Stovall.

2010 Week 4 Fantasy Football Leaders
 NamePosTeamPoints
1Philip RiversQBChargers25.8
2Aaron RodgersQBPackers25.7
3Peyton ManningQBColts25.4
4Matt SchaubQBTexans21.3
5Drew BreesQBSaints20.9
6Chris JohnsonRBTitans20.8
7Bruce GradkowskiQBRaiders20.8
8Tom BradyQBPatriots19.5
9Arian FosterRBTexans18.5
10Kyle OrtonQBBroncos18.2
11Eli ManningQBGiants18.1
12Michael VickQBEagles17.9
13Matt HasselbeckQBSeahawks17.8
14Frank GoreRB49ers17.5
 NamePosTeamPoints
15Donovan McNabbQBRedskins17.4
16Justin ForsettRBSeahawks16.4
17Cedric BensonRBBengals16.3
18Jay CutlerQBBears16.1
19Vince YoungQBTitans16
20David GarrardQBJaguars15.9
21Matt RyanQBFalcons15.4
22Maurice Jones-DrewRBJaguars15.4
23Pierre ThomasRBSaints15.3
24Steven JacksonRBRams14.9
25Alex SmithQB49ers14.8
26Michael TurnerRBFalcons14.5
27Carson PalmerQBBengals14.4
28Joe FlaccoQBRavens14
 NamePosTeamPoints
29Ray RiceRBRavens13.9
30DeAngelo WilliamsRBPanthers13.8
31Ryan MathewsRBChargers13.8
32Chad HenneQBDolphins13.3
33Joseph AddaiRBColts12.9
34Peyton HillisRBBrowns12.6
35Ronnie BrownRBDolphins12.1
36Andre JohnsonWRTexans12
37BenJarvus Green-EllisRBPatriots12
38Shonn GreeneRBJets12
39LeSean McCoyRBEagles11.8
40Rashard MendenhallRBSteelers11.7
41Ahmad BradshawRBGiants11.5
42Knowshon MorenoRBBroncos11.3
 NamePosTeamPoints
43Jimmy ClausenQBPanthers11.3
44Mark SanchezQBJets11.2
45Charlie BatchQBSteelers11.1
46Darren McFaddenRBRaiders11.1
47Seneca WallaceQBBrowns11.1
48Nate KaedingKChargers11.1
49Beanie WellsRBCardinals11.1
50Sam BradfordQBRams11
51Ryan FitzpatrickQBBills10.9
52Reggie WayneWRColts10.7
53Green Bay PackersDEF10.6
54Greg JenningsWRPackers10.3
55Malcom FloydWRChargers10.3
56Matt ForteRBBears10.3
 NamePosTeamPoints
57Brandon LloydWRBroncos10.1
58Shaun HillQBLions10
59Olindo MareKSeahawks10
60LaDainian TomlinsonRBJets10
61Brandon JacksonRBPackers9.8
62Pierre GarconWRColts9.7
63DeSean JacksonWREagles9.7
64Antonio GatesTEChargers9.7
65Wes WelkerWRPatriots9.6
66Neil RackersKTexans9.5
67Clinton PortisRBRedskins9.4
68Derek AndersonQBCardinals9.3
69Jahvid BestRBLions9.3
70Roddy WhiteWRFalcons9.2
 NamePosTeamPoints
71Mason CrosbyKPackers9.2
72Randy MossWRPatriots9.2
73Adam VinatieriKColts9.2
74Donald DriverWRPackers9.1
75Jermichael FinleyTEPackers8.9
76Garrett HartleyKSaints8.9
77Louis MurphyWRRaiders8.9
78Dallas ClarkTEColts8.7
79Devery HendersonWRSaints8.6
80Aaron HernandezTEPatriots8.6
81Matt PraterKBroncos8.6
82Darren SprolesRBChargers8.6
83Anquan BoldinWRRavens8.6
84Buster DavisWRChargers8.5
 NamePosTeamPoints
85Darrius Heyward-BeyWRRaiders8.5
86John KuhnRBPackers8.4
87Mike WallaceWRSteelers8.4
88Steve SmithWRGiants8.2
89Billy CundiffKRavens8.2
90Brandon MarshallWRDolphins8.2
91Mike WilliamsWRSeahawks8.1
92Marques ColstonWRSaints8.1
93Chad OchocincoWRBengals8.1
94Steve SmithWRPanthers8
95Marshawn LynchRBBills8
96Hakeem NicksWRGiants8
97Baltimore RavensDEF8
98David AkersKEagles8
 NamePosTeamPoints
99Lawrence TynesKGiants8
100Jerome HarrisonRBBrowns7.9
101Joey GallowayWRRedskins7.9
102Matt BryantKFalcons7.8
103Stephen GostkowskiKPatriots7.8
104Rob BironasKTitans7.8
105Brian HartlineWRDolphins7.7
106Robbie GouldKBears7.7
107Mark ClaytonWRRams7.7
108Austin CollieWRColts7.6
109Jeff ReedKSteelers7.6
110Donald BrownRBColts7.5
111Joe NedneyK49ers7.5
112Philadelphia EaglesDEF7.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
113Dan CarpenterKDolphins7.4
114Zach MillerTERaiders7.3
115Larry FitzgeraldWRCardinals7.3
116Santana MossWRRedskins7.1
117Hines WardWRSteelers7.1
118Danny WareRBGiants7.1
119Braylon EdwardsWRJets7.1
120New York JetsDEF7.1
121John KasayKPanthers7.1
122San Diego ChargersDEF7.1
123Julius JonesRBSeahawks7.1
124Devin HesterWRBears7
125Nick FolkKJets7
126Sebastian JanikowskiKRaiders7
 NamePosTeamPoints
127New Orleans SaintsDEF6.9
128Justin GageWRTitans6.9
129Mohamed MassaquoiWRBrowns6.9
130Mario ManninghamWRGiants6.9
131Terrell OwensWRBengals6.9
132Ricky WilliamsRBDolphins6.9
133Johnny KnoxWRBears6.8
134Michael CrabtreeWR49ers6.8
135Mike NugentKBengals6.8
136Atlanta FalconsDEF6.8
137Nate WashingtonWRTitans6.8
138Derrick MasonWRRavens6.8
139Golden TateWRSeahawks6.8
140Rian LindellKBills6.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
141New York GiantsDEF6.7
142Kevin WalterWRTexans6.7
143Pittsburgh SteelersDEF6.6
144Jonathan StewartRBPanthers6.6
145Jay FeelyKCardinals6.5
146Vernon DavisTE49ers6.5
147Seattle SeahawksDEF6.5
148Graham GanoKRedskins6.5
149Tim HightowerRBCardinals6.5
150Fred TaylorRBPatriots6.3
151Phil DawsonKBrowns6.3
152Calvin JohnsonWRLions6.2
153Chris CooleyTERedskins6.2
154Mike Sims-WalkerWRJaguars6.2
 NamePosTeamPoints
155Owen DanielsTETexans6.1
156Jarett DillardWRJaguars6
157Jeremy MaclinWREagles5.9
158Steve JohnsonWRBills5.9
159Tony GonzalezTEFalcons5.9
160Josh ScobeeKJaguars5.9
161Michael BushRBRaiders5.9
162Josh BrownKRams5.9
163Brent CelekTEEagles5.9
164Jabar GaffneyWRBroncos5.8
165Johnnie Lee HigginsWRRaiders5.8
166Robert MeachemWRSaints5.8
167Oakland RaidersDEF5.7
168Eddie RoyalWRBroncos5.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
169Jerricho CotcheryWRJets5.7
170Brian RobiskieWRBrowns5.7
171Jeremy ShockeyTESaints5.6
172Deion BranchWRSeahawks5.6
173Laurence MaroneyRBBroncos5.5
174Buffalo BillsDEF5.5
175Cleveland BrownsDEF5.4
176Cincinnati BengalsDEF5.4
177Josh MorganWR49ers5.4
178Jason HansonKLions5.4
179Legedu NaaneeWRChargers5.4
180Lee EvansWRBills5.3
181Nate BurlesonWRLions5.3
182Ryan TorainRBRedskins5.2
 NamePosTeamPoints
183Jordan ShipleyWRBengals5.2
184Brian WestbrookRB49ers5.2
185Jacoby JonesWRTexans5.2
186Demaryius ThomasWRBroncos5.2
187David GettisWRPanthers5.1
188Brandon LaFellWRPanthers5.1
189Anthony ArmstrongWRRedskins5.1
190Kenny BrittWRTitans5
191Willis McGaheeRBRavens4.9
192Chester TaylorRBBears4.9
193Roscoe ParrishWRBills4.9
194Jermaine GreshamTEBengals4.8
195St. Louis RamsDEF4.8
196Mike ThomasWRJaguars4.8
 NamePosTeamPoints
197Kevin BossTEGiants4.8
198Indianapolis ColtsDEF4.7
199John CarlsonTESeahawks4.7
200Tennessee TitansDEF4.7
201James JonesWRPackers4.6
202Chicago BearsDEF4.6
203New England PatriotsDEF4.6
204Javon RingerRBTitans4.6
205Houston TexansDEF4.6
206Laurent RobinsonWRRams4.5
207Miami DolphinsDEF4.5
208Washington RedskinsDEF4.4
209Mike BellRBEagles4.4
210Stephen WilliamsWRCardinals4.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
211Heath MillerTESteelers4.4
212Jason SnellingRBFalcons4.4
213Steve SlatonRBTexans4.4
214Patrick CraytonWRChargers4.4
215Dustin KellerTEJets4.3
216Davone BessWRDolphins4.3
217Earl BennettWRBears4.3
218Greg OlsenTEBears4.3
219Rashad JenningsRBJaguars4.3
220Christopher IvoryRBSaints4.2
221C.J. SpillerRBBills4.2
222Todd HeapTERavens4.1
223Brian FinneranWRFalcons4
224Marcedes LewisTEJaguars4
 NamePosTeamPoints
225Jason AvantWREagles4
226Detroit LionsDEF3.9
227Bo ScaifeTETitans3.9
228Sinorice MossWRGiants3.8
229T.J. HoushmandzadehWRRavens3.8
230San Francisco 49ersDEF3.8
231Danny AmendolaWRRams3.8
232Bernard ScottRBBengals3.8
233Denver BroncosDEF3.8
234Lance MooreWRSaints3.7
235Mewelde MooreRBSteelers3.7
236Maurice MorrisRBLions3.7
237Ben PatrickTECardinals3.6
238Ted Ginn Jr.WR49ers3.6
 NamePosTeamPoints
239Arizona CardinalsDEF3.4
240Carolina PanthersDEF3.4
241Julian EdelmanWRPatriots3.3
242Harry DouglasWRFalcons3.3
243Brandon PettigrewTELions3.2
244Jordy NelsonWRPackers3.1
245Joshua CribbsWRBrowns3
246Daniel GrahamTEBroncos3
247Benjamin WatsonTEBrowns3
248Michael JenkinsWRFalcons3
249Kenneth DarbyRBRams2.9
250Brad SmithWRJets2.8
251Jacksonville JaguarsDEF2.7
252Brandon TateWRPatriots2.6
 NamePosTeamPoints
253Devin AromashoduWRBears2.5
254Anthony FasanoTEDolphins2.5
255Ben ObomanuWRSeahawks2.5
256Donald LeeTEPackers2.4
257Kassim OsgoodWRJaguars2.4
258Antwaan Randle ElWRSteelers2.4
259Bryant JohnsonWRLions2.4
260Joel DreessenTETexans2.4
261Jeff KingTEPanthers2.4
262Mike TolbertRBChargers2.3
263Devin ThomasWRRedskins2.3
264Blair WhiteWRColts2.2
265Billy BajemaTERams2.1
266Jonathan StuparTEBills2.1
 NamePosTeamPoints
267Dwayne JarrettWRPanthers2.1
268Randy McMichaelTEChargers2
269Max KomarWRCardinals1.9
270David ThomasTESaints1.9
271Brandon GibsonWRRams1.8
272Fred DavisTERedskins1.7
273Evan MooreTEBrowns1.6
274David NelsonWRBills1.5
275Dominique ZeiglerWR49ers1.5
276Chansi StuckeyWRBrowns1.5
277Damian WilliamsWRTitans1.5
278Brandon JacobsRBGiants1.4
279Dorin DickersonWRTexans1.4
280Arnaz BattleWRSteelers1.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
281Leon WashingtonRBSeahawks1.3
282Marlon MooreWRDolphins1.3
283Jacoby FordWRRaiders1.3
284Andre CaldwellWRBengals1.2
285Fred JacksonRBBills1.2
286Heath EvansRBSaints1.2
287Andre RobertsWRCardinals1.2
288Mike HartRBColts1.1
289Joe McKnightRBJets1.1
290Derrick WilliamsWRLions1.1
291Sammy MorrisRBPatriots1.1
292Rob GronkowskiTEPatriots1.1
293Marcel ReeceRBRaiders1.1
294Vonta LeachRBTexans1
 NamePosTeamPoints
295David ClowneyWRJets1
296Zach MillerTEJaguars1
297Daniel FellsTERams0.9
298J.P. FoschiTEBills0.9
299Riley CooperWREagles0.9
300Mike GoodsonRBPanthers0.9

Please note: These overall fantasy rankings are strictly based on total points earned for the season. They do not account for position scarcity, number of owners drafting and their drafting styles, roster restrictions, custom league scoring rules or other items that should be considered while drafting. Rosters and depth charts are updated each Tuesday of the NFL season.

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

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