Week 5 TE Fantasy Football Rankings

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Tight ends are a tricky position to manage in fantasy football.

If you're lucky enough to have a top-tier TE, then it's incredibly easy to set your lineup each week. However, most of us are not that lucky and need to search the waiver wire and soft matchups in search of a serviceable tight end that might have a chance of getting into the end zone.

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

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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. Travis Kelce - TE (KC)

Travis Kelce faces the Bills this week. We're projecting him for 6.9 catches, 88.2 yards and 0.7 touchdowns. Kelce played against the Philadelphia Eagles last week. He caught 4 catches, 23 yards and zero touchdowns.

2. Darren Waller - TE (LV)

Last week, Darren Waller faced the Chargers. He caught 4 catches, 50 yards and 1 touchdown. He faces the Chicago Bears this week. Waller is projected for 7.0 catches, 80.3 yards and 0.5 touchdowns.

3. Kyle Pitts - TE (ATL)

Kyle Pitts is against the Jets this week and is projected for 5.4 catches, 59.6 yards and 0.5 touchdowns. Pitts caught 4 catches, 50 yards and zero touchdowns versus the Washington Redskins last week.

4. T.J. Hockenson - TE (DET)

We're projecting 5.4 catches, 59.5 yards and 0.4 touchdowns for T.J. Hockenson this week as he faces the Vikings. Hockenson played against the Chicago Bears last week. He caught 4 catches, 42 yards and zero touchdowns.

5. Mark Andrews - TE (BAL)

Mark Andrews faces the Indianapolis Colts this week. We're projecting him for 4.9 catches, 56.7 yards and 0.6 touchdowns. Andrews played against the Denver Broncos last week. He caught 5 catches, 67 yards and zero touchdowns.

6. Noah Fant - TE (DEN)

Noah Fant caught 6 catches, 46 yards and 1 touchdown versus the Baltimore Ravens last week. Noah Fant is against the Steelers this week and is projected for 4.7 catches, 54.8 yards and 0.4 touchdowns.

7. Tyler Higbee - TE (LAR)

Tyler Higbee caught 4 catches, 36 yards and zero touchdowns versus the Arizona Cardinals last week. We're projecting 4.8 catches, 52.3 yards and 0.4 touchdowns for Tyler Higbee this week as he faces the Seahawks.

8. Cameron Brate - TE (TB)

Cameron Brate faces the Dolphins this week. We're projecting him for 5.0 catches, 42.4 yards and 0.3 touchdowns. Against the Patriots last week, Brate caught 2 catches, 29 yards and zero touchdowns.

9. Dalton Schultz - TE (DAL)

Last week, Dalton Schultz faced the Panthers. He caught 6 catches, 58 yards and 1 touchdown. We're projecting 4.2 catches, 45.9 yards and 0.3 touchdowns for Dalton Schultz this week as he faces the Giants.

10. Tyler Conklin - TE (MIN)

Tyler Conklin faces the Detroit Lions this week. Our system projects him for 4.0 catches, 44.6 yards and 0.3 touchdowns. Against the Browns last week, Conklin caught 4 catches, 18 yards and zero touchdowns.

For more, check out our full rankings here.

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