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Steelers Top Fantasy Players

These are the top fantasy football players of the Pittsburgh Steelers as ranked by Average Draft Position (ADP) in PPR-format mock drafts.

Data as of October 19, 2020.

# Name Pos Team ADP Bye
1 James Conner RB PIT 3.01 4
2 JuJu Smith-Schuster WR PIT 3.06 4
3 Diontae Johnson WR PIT 8.08 4
4 Pittsburgh Defense DEF PIT 9.12 4
5 Ben Roethlisberger QB PIT 10.10 4
6 Benny Snell Jr. RB PIT 13.08 4

James Conner

James Conner's current ADP is 3.01, which is the 1st pick of the 3rd round, and 24th selection overall.

James Conner Average Draft Position PPR

JuJu Smith-Schuster

JuJu Smith-Schuster's current ADP is 3.06, which is the 6th pick of the 3rd round, and 30th selection overall.

JuJu Smith-Schuster Average Draft Position PPR

Diontae Johnson

Diontae Johnson's current ADP is 8.08, which is the 8th pick of the 8th round, and 91st selection overall.

Diontae Johnson Average Draft Position PPR

Pittsburgh Defense

Pittsburgh Defense's current ADP is 9.12, which is the 12th pick of the 9th round, and 107th selection overall.

Pittsburgh Defense Average Draft Position PPR

Ben Roethlisberger

Ben Roethlisberger's current ADP is 10.10, which is the 10th pick of the 10th round, and 118th selection overall.

Ben Roethlisberger Average Draft Position PPR

Benny Snell Jr.

Benny Snell Jr.'s current ADP is 13.08, which is the 8th pick of the 13th round, and 152nd selection overall.

Benny Snell Jr. Average Draft Position PPR

Pittsburgh Steelers 2020 Schedule

Week Home/Away Opponent
1 Away New York Giants
2 Home Denver Broncos
3 Home Houston Texans
4 Away Tennessee Titans
5 Home Philadelphia Eagles
6 Home Cleveland Browns
7 Away Baltimore Ravens
9 Away Dallas Cowboys
10 Home Cincinnati Bengals
11 Away Jacksonville Jaguars
12 Home Baltimore Ravens
13 Home Washington Redskins
14 Away Buffalo Bills
15 Away Cincinnati Bengals
16 Home Indianapolis Colts
17 Away Cleveland Browns
7 Away Tennessee Titans
8 Away Baltimore Ravens

Pittsburgh Steelers News

Chris Boswell, Another eight-point effort

Boswell made his lone field-goal attempt and all five of his extra-point tries in Sunday's 38-7 win over the Browns.

Analysis: The Steelers were dominant on the scoreboard once again Sunday, and Boswell was a beneficiary as he recorded eight points for a second consecutive week. The 29-year-old converted on a 38-yard field goal in the first quarter for the first points of the game, and he was perfect on his subsequent extra-point attempts. Boswell has established himself as a decent fantasy option behind Pittsburgh's potent offense.

Chris Boswell player page.

October 19, 2020 10:23 AM EST


Anthony McFarland Jr., Logs 10 snaps on offense

McFarland rushed three times for two yards while hauling in his lone target for six yards in Sunday's 38-7 win over the Browns.

Analysis: Although the Steelers gained a comfortable lead Sunday, McFarland still saw minimal work in the contest, taking the field for 10 of a possible 65 snaps on offense. Much of the late-game rushing work went to fellow depth option Benny Snell, who scored a touchdown early in the fourth quarter. McFarland was effective with limited touches in his season debut against the Texans in Week 3, but overall the 2020 fourth-rounder has recorded just 63 yards from scrimmage while appearing in three games for Pittsburgh.

Anthony McFarland Jr. player page.

October 19, 2020 9:58 AM EST


Benny Snell Jr., Scores TD in win

Snell rushed six times for 17 yards and a TD while also catching his lone target for four yards in Sunday's 38-7 win over the Browns.

Analysis: Snell's workload has been limited with James Conner fully healthy in recent weeks, but his role has been somewhat consistent as he's touched the ball seven times in each of the Steelers' last three contests. The 22-year-old scored the team's final touchdown in Sunday's blowout win, his first of the season. Snell has seen more work than rookie Anthony McFarland to begin the year, but his playing time has been limited while Conner has been on the field.

Benny Snell Jr. player page.

October 19, 2020 9:46 AM EST


James Washington, Re-emerges in win

Washington recorded four receptions on seven targets for 68 yards and a touchdown in Week 6 against the Browns.

Analysis: Washington emerged as the second receiver in the Steelers' offense in the absence of Diontae Johnson (back). His biggest play of the day came on a 28-yard touchdown pass to to put Pittsburgh up 24-0. In Week 5, Washington managed only three receptions for 25 yards, and it appeared as if he was losing his role in the offense due to the emergence of rookie Chase Claypool. However, if Johnson is unable to return to the field for the team's Week 7 contest against Tennessee, Washington should maintain a decent number of targets.

James Washington player page.

October 18, 2020 5:49 PM EST


JuJu Smith-Schuster, Quiet in win

Smith-Schuster recorded two receptions on four targets for six yards in Week 6 against the Browns.

Analysis: The Steelers led the game throughout, limiting Ben Roethlisberger to only 22 pass attempts. While Smith-Schuster matched Chase Claypool and Eric Ebron in targets, he did very little with his opportunity. His longest reception of the day went for just five yards and he was not targeted deep down the field. It's another concerning performance for Smith-Schuster, who has not topped 50 receiving yards since Week 1 against the Giants. With Diontae Johnson (back) likely to return to the field soon and the emergence of rookie Chase Claypool, it appears that Smith-Schuster's days as the Steelers' alpha receiver may have come to a close.

JuJu Smith-Schuster player page.

October 18, 2020 4:51 PM EST