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.
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No teams have a bye week this week, so you have a full slate of players to choose from.
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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1. Dustin Hopkins - PK (CLE)
Dustin Hopkins is against the Eagles this week and is projected for 2.1 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 2.7 extra points. Last week, Hopkins faced the Giants. He kicked 4 attempts, 4 field goals and 3 extra points.
2. Harrison Butker - PK (KC)
Last week, Harrison Butker faced the Chargers. He kicked 1 attempt, 1 field goal and 4 extra points. Harrison Butker is against the Broncos this week and is projected for 2.0 attempts, 1.5 field goals and 3.1 extra points.
3. Jason Myers - PK (SEA)
Jason Myers faces the Cleveland Browns this week. Our system projects him for 2.1 attempts, 1.6 field goals and 2.6 extra points. Myers kicked 2 attempts, 2 field goals and 2 extra points versus the Arizona Cardinals last week.
4. Tyler Bass - PK (BUF)
We're projecting 2.0 attempts, 1.5 field goals and 2.9 extra points for Tyler Bass this week as he faces the Buccaneers. Bass played against the New England Patriots last week. He kicked 2 attempts, 1 field goal and 2 extra points.
5. Greg Joseph - PK (MIN)
Greg Joseph played against the Indianapolis Colts last week. He kicked 4 attempts, 3 field goals and 1 extra point. Our system projects Greg Joseph for 2.1 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 2.4 extra points versus the Seahawks this week.
6. Daniel Carlson - PK (LV)
Daniel Carlson played against the San Francisco 49ers last week. He kicked 3 attempts, 2 field goals and zero extra points. Our system projects Daniel Carlson for 2.1 attempts, 1.6 field goals and 2.5 extra points versus the Packers this week.
7. Jake Elliott - PK (PHI)
Jake Elliott faces the Washington Redskins this week. Our system projects him for 2.0 attempts, 1.5 field goals and 2.7 extra points. Last week, Elliott faced the Dolphins. He kicked 1 attempt, 1 field goal and 4 extra points.
8. Justin Tucker - PK (BAL)
Justin Tucker is against the Cardinals this week and is projected for 2.1 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 2.3 extra points. Last week, Tucker faced the Lions. He kicked 1 attempt, 1 field goal and 5 extra points.
9. Cairo Santos - PK (CHI)
Last week, Cairo Santos faced the Chargers. He kicked 1 attempt, 1 field goal and 3 extra points. Our system projects Cairo Santos for 2.2 attempts, 1.7 field goals and 2.2 extra points versus the Broncos this week.
10. Joey Slye - PK (WAS)
Joey Slye was off last week with a bye. Our system projects Joey Slye for 2.1 attempts, 1.6 field goals and 2.2 extra points versus the Texans this week.
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