Week 8 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 8.

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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Lastly, the Chiefs and Chargers have a bye this week so keep that in mind when setting your lineup.


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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. Brett Maher - PK (DAL)

Brett Maher faces the Bears this week. Our system projects him for 2.3 attempts, 1.9 field goals and 3.1 extra points. Last week, Maher faced the Lions. He kicked 1 attempt, 1 field goal and 3 extra points.

2. Tyler Bass - PK (BUF)

Tyler Bass was on bye last week. We're projecting 2.1 attempts, 1.8 field goals and 3.0 extra points for Tyler Bass this week as he faces the Packers.

3. Daniel Carlson - PK (LV)

Daniel Carlson had a bye last week. Our system projects Daniel Carlson for 2.2 attempts, 1.9 field goals and 2.6 extra points versus the Cardinals this week.

4. Graham Gano - PK (NYG)

Our system projects Graham Gano for 2.2 attempts, 1.9 field goals and 2.5 extra points versus the Falcons this week. Against the Buccaneers last week, Gano kicked 3 attempts, 3 field goals and 2 extra points.

5. Justin Tucker - PK (BAL)

Justin Tucker is up against the Buccaneers this week. He is projected for 2.0 attempts, 1.8 field goals and 2.5 extra points. Against the Browns last week, Tucker kicked 3 attempts, 3 field goals and 2 extra points.

6. Jason Myers - PK (SEA)

Last week, Jason Myers faced the Chargers. He kicked 3 attempts, 3 field goals and 4 extra points. He faces the New York Giants this week. We're projecting him for 2.0 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 2.8 extra points.

7. Jake Elliott - PK (PHI)

We're projecting 2.1 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 2.8 extra points for Jake Elliott this week as he faces the Steelers. Elliott had a bye last week.

8. Wil Lutz - PK (NO)

Our system projects Wil Lutz for 2.0 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 2.6 extra points versus the Raiders this week. Against the Cardinals last week, Lutz kicked 2 attempts, 2 field goals and 4 extra points.

9. Greg Joseph - PK (MIN)

Greg Joseph didn't play last week. We're projecting 2.0 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 2.6 extra points for Greg Joseph this week as he faces the Bengals.

10. Younghoe Koo - PK (ATL)

Younghoe Koo faces the Vikings this week. Our system projects him for 1.9 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 2.4 extra points. Koo played against the New Orleans Saints last week. He kicked 1 attempt, 1 field goal and 2 extra points.

For more, check out our full rankings here.

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