Week 5 WR Fantasy Football Rankings

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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 5.

You can also check out our full list of WR 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. Cooper Kupp - WR (LAR)

We're projecting 8.7 catches, 108.1 yards and 0.8 touchdowns for Cooper Kupp this week as he faces the Cowboys. Kupp caught 14 catches, 122 yards and zero touchdowns versus the San Francisco 49ers last week.

2. Stefon Diggs - WR (BUF)

Stefon Diggs is playing against the Chicago Bears this week. He is projected for 7.8 catches, 99.5 yards and 0.8 touchdowns. Last week, Diggs faced the Saints. He caught 4 catches, 62 yards and zero touchdowns.

3. Justin Jefferson - WR (MIN)

We're projecting 6.9 catches, 95.0 yards and 0.7 touchdowns for Justin Jefferson this week as he faces the Bears. Jefferson caught 10 catches, 147 yards and zero touchdowns versus the New Orleans Saints last week.

4. Tyreek Hill - WR (MIA)

Tyreek Hill faces the Raiders this week. He is projected for 6.1 catches, 83.3 yards and 0.5 touchdowns. Last week, Hill faced the Buccaneers. He caught 10 catches, 160 yards and zero touchdowns.

5. Davante Adams - WR (LV)

Davante Adams played against the New England Patriots last week. He caught 9 catches, 101 yards and zero touchdowns. Davante Adams is against the Giants this week and is projected for 6.6 catches, 76.0 yards and 0.6 touchdowns.

6. Mike Evans - WR (TB)

We're projecting 5.3 catches, 80.4 yards and 0.7 touchdowns for Mike Evans this week as he faces the Falcons. Evans caught 8 catches, 103 yards and 2 touchdowns versus the Kansas City Chiefs last week.

7. Ja'Marr Chase - WR (CIN)

Against the Dolphins last week, Ja'Marr Chase caught 4 catches, 81 yards and zero touchdowns. Our system projects Ja'Marr Chase for 5.3 catches, 82.8 yards and 0.6 touchdowns versus the Ravens this week.

8. Deebo Samuel - WR (SF)

Deebo Samuel is playing against the Carolina Panthers this week. Our system projects him for 4.5 catches, 62.7 yards and 0.4 touchdowns. Against the Rams last week, Samuel caught 6 catches, 115 yards and 1 touchdown.

9. Chris Godwin - WR (TB)

Chris Godwin is playing against the Atlanta Falcons this week. Our system projects him for 6.2 catches, 74.0 yards and 0.5 touchdowns. Godwin played against the Kansas City Chiefs last week. He caught 7 catches, 59 yards and zero touchdowns.

10. Tee Higgins - WR (CIN)

Our system projects Tee Higgins for 5.5 catches, 74.8 yards and 0.5 touchdowns versus the Ravens this week. Higgins caught 7 catches, 124 yards and 1 touchdown versus the Miami Dolphins last week.

For more, check out our full rankings here.

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