Wide receivers can be difficult to predict.
Just one drop here or one pass interference there, and crucial fantasy points are gained or lost.
That's why it takes extra effort to scout WRs every week in fantasy football.
To help you out, I put together this summary of our top 10 ranked wide receivers for week 1.
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No teams have a bye week this week, so you have a full slate of players to choose from.
If you want to dive head-first into the full set of projections for this week, here are our rankings for each format:
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1. Cooper Kupp - WR (LAR)
Cooper Kupp had a bye last week. He faces the Buffalo Bills this week. We're projecting him for 6.7 catches, 88.9 yards and 0.6 touchdowns.
2. Justin Jefferson - WR (MIN)
Justin Jefferson is playing against the Green Bay Packers this week. Our system projects him for 6.1 catches, 87.5 yards and 0.5 touchdowns. Jefferson was on bye last week.
3. Ja'Marr Chase - WR (CIN)
Ja'Marr Chase had a bye last week. He faces the Steelers this week. Our system projects him for 5.6 catches, 86.8 yards and 0.6 touchdowns.
4. Stefon Diggs - WR (BUF)
Stefon Diggs had a bye last week. He is playing against the Green Bay Packers this week. Diggs is projected for 6.3 catches, 74.9 yards and 0.5 touchdowns.
5. CeeDee Lamb - WR (DAL)
CeeDee Lamb is against the Buccaneers this week and is projected for 5.1 catches, 72.3 yards and 0.5 touchdowns. Lamb had a bye last week.
6. Davante Adams - WR (LV)
Our system projects Davante Adams for 5.9 catches, 72.1 yards and 0.5 touchdowns versus the Vikings this week. Adams had a bye last week.
7. Keenan Allen - WR (LAC)
Keenan Allen is playing against the Las Vegas Raiders this week. We're projecting him for 6.4 catches, 69.4 yards and 0.4 touchdowns. Allen was on bye last week.
8. Mike Evans - WR (TB)
Mike Evans was on bye last week. We're projecting 5.0 catches, 72.4 yards and 0.6 touchdowns for Mike Evans this week as he faces the Cowboys.
9. Deebo Samuel - WR (SF)
Deebo Samuel had a bye last week. He faces the Chicago Bears this week. We're projecting him for 4.2 catches, 58.3 yards and 0.4 touchdowns.
10. A.J. Brown - WR (PHI)
A.J. Brown had a bye last week. He faces the Giants this week. Brown is projected for 5.0 catches, 72.4 yards and 0.5 touchdowns.
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