Week 5 Kicker Fantasy Football Rankings

Top-ranked player for week
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Picking which kicker to start can seem like the least fun part of fantasy football.

However, this is where your other league mates are going to be lazy and not focus enough attention.

Use this to your advantage and make sure that you have the best possible kicker in your lineup every week.

To help you out, I put together this summary of our top 10 ranked kickers for week 5.

You can also check out our full list of Kicker rankings or use our free who should I start tool for an interactive way to use our fantasy football rankings.

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No teams have a bye week this week, so you have a full slate of players to choose from.


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Full Rankings

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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Rankings Summary

1. Tyler Bass - PK (BUF)

We're projecting 2.2 attempts, 1.9 field goals and 3.4 extra points for Tyler Bass this week as he faces the Steelers. Against the Ravens last week, Bass kicked 3 attempts, 3 field goals and 2 extra points.

2. Ryan Succop - PK (TB)

We're projecting 2.2 attempts, 1.9 field goals and 2.9 extra points for Ryan Succop this week as he faces the Redskins. Succop kicked 1 attempt, 1 field goal and 4 extra points versus the Indianapolis Colts last week.

3. Justin Tucker - PK (BAL)

Justin Tucker played against the Buffalo Bills last week. He kicked 2 attempts, 2 field goals and 2 extra points. He faces the Bengals this week. Tucker is projected for 2.2 attempts, 1.9 field goals and 2.6 extra points.

4. Greg Joseph - PK (MIN)

Against the Falcons last week, Greg Joseph kicked 5 attempts, 5 field goals and 1 extra point. Our system projects Greg Joseph for 2.1 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 2.6 extra points versus the Chargers this week.

5. Nick Folk - PK (NE)

We're projecting 2.1 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 2.7 extra points for Nick Folk this week as he faces the Falcons. Against the Chiefs last week, Folk kicked 1 attempt, 1 field goal and 3 extra points.

6. Younghoe Koo - PK (ATL)

Younghoe Koo played against the Carolina Panthers last week. He kicked 3 attempts, 3 field goals and 2 extra points. Younghoe Koo is against the Eagles this week and is projected for 1.9 attempts, 1.8 field goals and 2.5 extra points.

7. Matt Gay - PK (LAR)

Matt Gay is against the Cowboys this week and is projected for 2.0 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 2.8 extra points. Gay kicked 3 attempts, 3 field goals and zero extra points versus the San Francisco 49ers last week.

8. Brett Maher - PK (DAL)

Brett Maher kicked 4 attempts, 4 field goals and 1 extra point versus the Washington Redskins last week. He faces the Los Angeles Rams this week. Our system projects him for 2.0 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 2.7 extra points.

9. Daniel Carlson - PK (LV)

We're projecting 2.2 attempts, 1.8 field goals and 2.2 extra points for Daniel Carlson this week as he faces the Bears. Against the Saints last week, Carlson kicked 4 attempts, 4 field goals and 2 extra points.

10. Brandon McManus - PK (DEN)

Brandon McManus kicked 1 attempt, 1 field goal and 2 extra points versus the Las Vegas Raiders last week. Our system projects Brandon McManus for 2.0 attempts, 1.8 field goals and 2.3 extra points versus the Colts this week.

For more, check out our full rankings here.

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