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Weekly Rankings: Week 9 Value Meter

Dez Bryant tops Vlad Sedler's wide receiver ranks this week. Will he 'Wally Pipp' Jeff Erickson with his ranks this week?

Weekly Rankings: Week 8 Value Meter

Antonio Brown continues to be money in the bank every single week, even when the rest of the Steelers' offense falters.

Weekly Rankings: Week 7 Value Meter

Usually the opponent of the Saints merits an automatic downgrade in the defensive rankings. But what do we make out of the Lions this week, given how they shut down the Packers at home earlier, the Saints' road numbers and Jimmy Graham's possible absence?

Weekly Rankings: Week 6 Value Meter

Julio Jones has a ticket to the Bears-Falcons carnival this weekend. Do you?

Weekly Rankings: Week 5 Value Meter

Offensive line issues are hurting the value of key Falcons and Eagles. See where Matt Ryan ranks this week with a road game in New York, with his starting center out for the season.

Weekly Rankings: Week 4 Value Meter

Le'Veon Bell has been awesome through three weeks, and now he gets Tampa Bay at home.

Weekly Rankings: Week 3 Value Meter

Murray, Present - DeMarco Murray has been fantastic the first two weeks of the season and now draws a Rams defense that gave up 144 yards to Bobby Rainey.

Weekly Rankings: Week 2 Value Meter

Alshon Jeffery is dealing with a hamstring injury and is one of the more difficult players to rank this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 1 Value Meter

Cam Newton's rib injury is the newest and biggest source of potential shakeups in the rankings. See where he falls in Jeff Erickson's Week 1 Value Meter.

Weekly Rankings: Week 20 Value Meter

The AFC Championship should provide the higher scoring fantasy players this week.

Weekly Rankings: Divisional Round Value Meter

Russell Wilson and the Seahawks get things started this weekend with a home game against the Saints.

Weekly Rankings: Wild Card Round Value Meter

Frank Gore has a really nice matchup against the Packers this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 17 Value Meter

Drew Brees is one of the many leading fantasy players still left with something to play for in Week 17.

Weekly Rankings: Week 16 Value Meter

Jamaal Charles is coming off one of the all-time great fantasy games and tops our flex rankings this week with another great matchup against the Colts.

Weekly Rankings: Week 15 Value Meter

Neither rain, nor snow, nor the Detroit Lions can stop Shady McCoy, who draws Minnesota, Chicago and Dallas to finish the season.

Weekly Rankings: Week 14 Value Meter

Is Josh Gordon truly quarterback-proof? We might just find out this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 13 Value Meter

With A.J. Green and the Bengals returning this week, bye weeks are all over, so our threshhold for what qualifies as a starter is higher again.

Weekly Rankings: Week 12 Value Meter

Demaryius Thomas should get a ton of targets against the Patriots' banged-up secondary this week, especially if Wes Welker's concussion keeps him out.

Weekly Rankings: Week 11 Value Meter

It should be Beast Mode time in Seattle this week, with the Seahawks and Marshawn Lynch feasting on the Vikings' defense.

Weekly Rankings: Week 10 Value Meter

It's a big WR week, as Calvin Johnson leads four receivers at the top of the flex rankings.

Weekly Rankings: Week 9 Value Meter

The wide receivers get really thin really quick this week - with the likes of Megatron, the Denver trio, Fitzgerald and Victor Cruz all on bye. Does Harry Douglas merit a top 10 spot, even with a bad matchup?

Weekly Rankings: Week 8 Value Meter

With six teams on bye, it's going to get really ugly this week at RB. You will be thrilled to start the likes of Le'Veon Bell in deeper leagues.

Weekly Rankings: Week 7 Value Meter

A frequent debate when discussing wide receivers is the effect of one top wideout when the team loses another one to injury. This week Jordy Nelson's owners face that dilemma - more targets vs. more attention.

Weekly Rankings: Week 6 Value Meter

Is this the week that Gronk returns? Right now we have a cautious ranking of him, given the uncertainty all around.

Weekly Rankings: Week 5 Value Meter

We fell just short of putting Jimmy Graham first overall in our flex rankings, but he's not that far off. It's hard to have a bad team if you spent an early pick on him in your leagues.

Weekly Rankings: Week 4 Value Meter

Alfred Morris has a potentially juicy matchup against the Raiders in Week 4.

Weekly Rankings: Week 3 Value Meter

Colin Kaepernick should bounce back with a far better matchup at home against the Colts this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 2 Value Meter

LeSean McCoy thrived in Week 1 in the retooled Eagles offense. He has another favorable matchup this week against the Chargers.

Weekly Rankings: Week 1 Value Meter

Our first set of weekly rankings are now up. Tony Romo and the Cowboys should be in a shootout with the Giants in Week 1.

Weekly Rankings: Conference Championships Value Meter

Frank Gore leads the Niners as a rare road favorite in a Conference Title game.

Weekly Rankings: Divisional Round Value Meter

Eric Decker seeks to burnish his fantasy resume against the Ravens, a team he torched during the regular season.

Weekly Rankings: Wild Card Round Value Meter

Ray Rice and the Ravens have what appears to be a juicy home matchup against the Colts.

Weekly Rankings: Week 17 Value Meter

Should you sit your Falcons, Bengals and Colts this week, with those teams having clinched their respective playoff seeds?

Weekly Rankings: Week 16 Value Meter

DeMarco Murray's return has made the Dallas offense a much bigger threat. The Cowboys have, on paper, a good matchup against the Saints, though as we saw last week, not everything holds to form.

Weekly Rankings: Week 15 Value Meter

Danario Alexander has been dynamic since joining the Chargers.

Weekly Rankings: Week 14 Value Meter

Knowshon Moreno's unlikely resurgence has landed him in the top 10 among running backs this week with a sweet matchup against the Raiders.

Weekly Rankings: Week 13 Value Meter

Trent Richardson has a sweet matchup against the Raiders this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 12 Value Meter

Dez Bryant cracks the top 10 among wide receivers this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 11 Value Meter

A.J. Green should continue his reliable production this week against the Chiefs.

Weekly Rankings: Week 10 Value Meter

Should we prohibitively have Adrian Peterson in our top five the rest of the way, no matter the opponent? Top 3? Top 1?

Weekly Rankings: Week 9 Value Meter

No surprise here - Arian Foster, at home, against the Bills' run defense is as good as it gets this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 8 Value Meter

Demaryius Thomas and the Broncos have a sweet home matchup against the Saints on Sunday night.

Weekly Rankings: Week 7 Value Meter

An actual positive ranking for Chris Johnson this week? Inconceivable!

Weekly Rankings: Week 6 Value Meter

How much do matchups matter? Many of the top quarterbacks this week, including Tom Brady, do not have good matchups.

Weekly Rankings: Week 5 Rankings

Marshawn Lynch gets the cushy matchup against the Carolina Panthers this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 4 Rankings

Josh Freeman could bounce back this week against the woeful Redskins' secondary.

Weekly Rankings: Week 3 Rankings - Value Meter

Trent Richardson justified the pre-injury hype against the Bengals in Week 2.

Weekly Rankings: Week 2 Rankings - Value Meter

Julio Jones displays where he's ranked among wide receivers this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 1 Rankings - Value Meter

Here are our rankings for the coming week at each position to help you decide your starting lineup.

Weekly Rankings: Conference Championship Rankings

Tom Brady tops the QB rankings this week.

Weekly Rankings: Divisional Week Rankings

Can Tim Tebow have a repeat performance against the Patriots? Will the Patriots score so often that it won't matter?

Weekly Rankings: Wild Card Week Rankings

The running backs are pretty mediocre this week, though Arian Foster should fare reasonably well against the Bengals.

Weekly Rankings: Week 17 Rankings

Maurice Jones-Drew tops our RB rankings for Week 17.

Weekly Rankings: Week 16 Rankings

Ryan Mathews is even getting goal line carries now.

Weekly Rankings: Week 15 Rankings

Who will step up now that Greg Jennings won't be there to put that team on his back?

Weekly Rankings: Week 14 Rankings

Matthew Stafford and the Lions get their shot at the injury-riddled Vikings secondary this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 13 Rankings

The Bucs expect to use Blount Force to try to beat the Panthers this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 12 Rankings

Thanksgiving Day Feast of Games

Weekly Rankings: Week 11 Rankings

Do you start Tim Tebow on short rest this week given all the quarterback carnage?

Weekly Rankings: Week 10 Rankings

Cam Newton is back after the bye week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 9 Rankings

If you were drafting today, where would LeSean McCoy rank?

Weekly Rankings: Week 8 Rankings

Steve Smith tops the WR rankings this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 7 Rankings

Jimmy Graham has four consecutive 100-yard games.

Weekly Rankings: Week 6 Rankings

Jason Witten and the Cowboys are returning from their bye week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 5 Rankings

Arian Foster found plenty of open running lanes against the Raiders last season, despite sitting out the first quarter.

Weekly Rankings: Week 4 Rankings

Wes Welker, PPR Animal.

Weekly Rankings: Week 3 Rankings

Chris Johnson will finally pay off his owner's investments this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 2 Rankings

Ray Rice tops the RB rankings this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 1 Rankings

This week's position rankings - David Garrard will not appear in this film.

Weekly Rankings: Super Bowl Rankings

Weekly Rankings: Conference Championship Week

Darrelle Revis and the Jets travel to Pittsburgh for the AFC Championship.

Weekly Rankings: Divisional Week Rankings

Matt Ryan and the Falcons host the Packers.

Weekly Rankings: Wild Card Round Rankings

Aaron Rodgers vs. Michael Vick is the tough choice this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 17 Rankings

Hakeem Nicks should have a big game as the Giants battle for the final NFC playoff spot.

Weekly Rankings: Week 16 Rankings

Michael Vick tops the quarterback rankings again this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 15 Rankings

Shonn Greene and the Jets running game could be non-factors this week against the Steelers.

Weekly Rankings: Week 14 Rankings

Greg Jennings tells a teammate that he did indeed put his fantasy teams on his back last week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 13 Rankings

Where's Wallace? Mike Wallace was shut down by the Bills last week. Will he bounce back against the Ravens?

Weekly Rankings: Week 12 Rankings

Vincent Jackson returns to action this week for the Chargers.

Weekly Rankings: Week 11 Rankings

Frank Gore tops a very strong running back week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 10 Rankings

It's Eli Manning's turn to feast on the Cowboys again.

Weekly Rankings: Week 9 Rankings

Hakeem Nicks is back in action after his bye last week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 8 Rankings

Peyton Manning and the Colts are back in action after sitting out the bye last week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 7 Rankings

With all of the injuries at tight end, Vernon Davis tops his position this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 6 Rankings

Vince Young lands among the top 10 quarterbacks this week for the first time this season.

Weekly Rankings: Week 5 Rankings

Antonio Gates continues to be money in the bank.

Weekly Rankings: Week 4 Rankings

Roddy White (pictured) leads NFL wide receivers in targets and chimes in at #2 in our WR rankings this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 3 Rankings

Jeff Erickson's weekly position rankings. Miles Austin (pictured) tops the WR's this week.

Weekly Rankings: Week 2 Rankings

Philip Rivers' home matchup against the Jaguars is very enticing.

Weekly Rankings: Week 1 Rankings

Jeff Erickson's weekly rankings by position. Drew Brees gets things kicked off for the Saints and Vikings on Thursday.

Weekly Rankings: Super Bowl Value Meter