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 7.
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1. Travis Kelce - TE (KC)
Last week, Travis Kelce faced the Bills. He caught 5 catches, 65 yards and 2 touchdowns. We're projecting 6.2 catches, 75.7 yards and 0.5 touchdowns for Travis Kelce this week as he faces the Broncos.
2. George Kittle - TE (SF)
Last week, George Kittle faced the Rams. He caught 7 catches, 109 yards and 1 touchdown. George Kittle is against the Patriots this week and is projected for 5.6 catches, 71.0 yards and 0.4 touchdowns.
3. Mark Andrews - TE (BAL)
4. Darren Waller - TE (LV)
Darren Waller had a bye last week. Our system projects Darren Waller for 5.6 catches, 62.4 yards and 0.4 touchdowns versus the Buccaneers this week.
5. Hunter Henry - TE (LAC)
Hunter Henry was on bye last week. Hunter Henry is against the Jaguars this week and is projected for 4.2 catches, 51.2 yards and 0.4 touchdowns.
6. Jared Cook - TE (NO)
Jared Cook is against the Panthers this week and is projected for 3.8 catches, 48.8 yards and 0.4 touchdowns. Cook had a bye last week.
7. T.J. Hockenson - TE (DET)
T.J. Hockenson played against the Jacksonville Jaguars last week. He caught 2 catches, 17 yards and 1 touchdown. He is playing against the Atlanta Falcons this week. Our system projects him for 3.9 catches, 44.8 yards and 0.4 touchdowns.
8. Jonnu Smith - TE (TEN)
Last week, Jonnu Smith faced the Texans. He caught 1 catch, 13 yards and zero touchdowns. Jonnu Smith is against the Steelers this week and is projected for 3.8 catches, 43.3 yards and 0.4 touchdowns.
9. Noah Fant - TE (DEN)
Noah Fant is playing against the Kansas City Chiefs this week. We're projecting him for 4.0 catches, 45.7 yards and 0.3 touchdowns. Fant caught zero catches, zero yards and zero touchdowns versus the New England Patriots last week.
10. Mike Gesicki - TE (MIA)
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