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. Justin Tucker - PK (BAL)

Justin Tucker played against the Denver Broncos last week. He kicked 3 attempts, 3 field goals and 2 extra points. Our system projects Justin Tucker for 2.2 attempts, 2.0 field goals and 3.3 extra points versus the Colts this week.

2. Matt Gay - PK (LAR)

Against the Patriots last week, Matt Gay kicked 3 attempts, 2 field goals and 2 extra points. We're projecting 2.4 attempts, 2.0 field goals and 3.0 extra points for Matt Gay this week as he faces the Dolphins.

3. Greg Zuerlein - PK (DAL)

Our system projects Greg Zuerlein for 2.5 attempts, 2.1 field goals and 2.7 extra points versus the Seahawks this week. Against the Cardinals last week, Zuerlein kicked 1 attempt, 1 field goal and 3 extra points.

4. Daniel Carlson - PK (LV)

Last week, Daniel Carlson faced the Browns. He kicked 1 attempt, zero field goals and 2 extra points. He faces the Detroit Lions this week. Our system projects him for 2.3 attempts, 2.0 field goals and 3.0 extra points.

5. Harrison Butker - PK (KC)

We're projecting 2.0 attempts, 1.8 field goals and 3.4 extra points for Harrison Butker this week as he faces the Bills. Butker kicked zero attempts, zero field goals and 6 extra points versus the Philadelphia Eagles last week.

6. Matt Prater - PK (ARI)

Matt Prater is up against the Vikings this week. We're projecting him for 2.3 attempts, 2.0 field goals and 2.7 extra points. Prater kicked 3 attempts, 3 field goals and 4 extra points versus the Chicago Bears last week.

7. Tyler Bass - PK (BUF)

Last week, Tyler Bass faced the Texans. He kicked 4 attempts, 4 field goals and 4 extra points. He is playing against the Kansas City Chiefs this week. Bass is projected for 2.2 attempts, 1.9 field goals and 3.2 extra points.

8. Ryan Succop - PK (TB)

Against the Jets last week, Ryan Succop kicked 5 attempts, 4 field goals and 1 extra point. Ryan Succop is against the Jaguars this week and is projected for 2.2 attempts, 1.9 field goals and 3.0 extra points.

9. Chase McLaughlin - PK (CLE)

Last week, Chase McLaughlin faced the Dolphins. He kicked 2 attempts, 2 field goals and zero extra points. We're projecting 2.4 attempts, 1.8 field goals and 2.7 extra points for Chase McLaughlin this week as he faces the Ravens.

10. Nick Folk - PK (NE)

Nick Folk kicked 2 attempts, 1 field goal and 2 extra points versus the New England Patriots last week. Our system projects Nick Folk for 2.0 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 3.0 extra points versus the Dolphins this week.

For more, check out our full rankings here.

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