The WR Hierarchy: Week 5

Each week we will release “The Hierarchy” for each position. The Hierarchy will release players rank according to where we at NoHuddle believe they will fall for that particular week using a tiered system. The higher the tier, the better off, the lower the tier, the more you want to stay away from those players. All rankings are based on upcoming opponent, past performances, and projections for the current week. Here we go:

The Kings: (Represent the Elite at their position for the week- Top End WRs)

  1. Antonio Brown vs. NYJ
  2. AJ Green @ DAL

The Princes: (Represent the WRs that should perform at WR1 levels)

  1. Mike Evans @ CAR
  2. Julio Jones @ DEN
  3. Odell Beckham Jr. @ GB
  4. Jordy Nelson vs. NYG
  5. Brandon Marshall @ PIT
  6. Kelvin Benjamin vs. TB
  7. TY Hilton vs. CHI
  8. Jarvis Landry vs. TEN
  9. Jordan Matthews @ DET
  10. Alshon Jeffery @ IND

The Dukes: (Represent the WRs that should perform at WR2 levels with a chance to sneak into Prince and King territory)

  1. Demaryius Thomas vs. ATL
  2. Emmanuel Sanders vs. ATL
  3. Julian Edelman @ CLE
  4. Travis Benjamin @ OAK
  5. Steve Smith Sr. vs. WAS

The Marquess: (Represent WRs that should perform at a solid WR2 level)

  1. Larry Fitzgerald @ SF
  2. Michael Floyd @ SF
  3. Michael Crabtree vs. SD
  4. Amari Cooper vs. SD
  5. DeAndre Hopkins @ MIN
  6. Marvin Jones vs. PHI

The Earls: (Represent WRs that have a chance to perform at The Marquess level but most likely a Flex Play)

  1. Randall Cobb vs. NYG
  2. Dez Bryant vs. CIN (Monitor Status)
  3. John Brown @ SF
  4. Quincy Enunwa @ PIT
  5. Stefon Diggs vs. HOU (Monitor Status)
  6. Sterling Shepard @ GB

The Viscounts: (Represents those best used as Flex plays)

  1. Terrelle Pryor vs. NE
  2. Tyrell Williams @ OAK
  3. DeSean Jackson vs. BAL
  4. Golden Tate vs. PHI
  5. Mike Wallace vs. WAS
  6. DeVante Parker vs. TEN
  7. Cole Beasley vs. CIN
  8. Will Fuller @ Min
  9. Victor Cruz @ GB
  10. Dontrelle Inman @ OAK
  11. Jamison Crowder @ BAL
  12. Kenny Stills vs. TEN

The Barons: (Represents the WRs that are the most desperate of all starts and flex plays)

  1. Tajae Sharpe @ MIA
  2. Tavon Austin vs. BUF
  3. Robert Woods @ LA
  4. Sammie Coates vs. NYJ
  5. Phillip Dorsett vs. CHI
  6. Eddie Royal @ IND
  7. Kenny Britt vs. BUF
  8. Pierre Garcon @ BAL
  9. Terrence Williams vs. CIN (Monitor Status of Dez Bryant)
  10. Brice Butler vs. CIN (Monitor Status of Dez Bryant)

Updated: (Sat. Oct. 8th 9:20PM)

All tiers in order of rank and based on .5 PPR

As always for further inquiries as to who to start or sit, contact us on twitter @No_HuddleFFB

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