Week 8 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 8.

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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Lastly, the Cardinals, Redskins, Jaguars and Texans 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. Davante Adams - WR (GB)

We're projecting 7.7 catches, 93.8 yards and 0.7 touchdowns for Davante Adams this week as he faces the Vikings. Adams played against the Houston Texans last week. He caught 13 catches, 196 yards and 2 touchdowns.

2. Keenan Allen - WR (LAC)

Keenan Allen faces the Broncos this week. He is projected for 7.0 catches, 80.6 yards and 0.5 touchdowns. Last week, Allen faced the Jaguars. He caught 10 catches, 125 yards and zero touchdowns.

3. Julio Jones - WR (ATL)

Our system projects Julio Jones for 6.4 catches, 85.9 yards and 0.5 touchdowns versus the Panthers this week. Against the Lions last week, Jones caught 8 catches, 97 yards and zero touchdowns.

4. Tyler Lockett - WR (SEA)

We're projecting 6.0 catches, 83.2 yards and 0.6 touchdowns for Tyler Lockett this week as he faces the 49ers. Against the Cardinals last week, Lockett caught 15 catches, 200 yards and 3 touchdowns.

5. Tyreek Hill - WR (KC)

Our system projects Tyreek Hill for 5.2 catches, 78.6 yards and 0.6 touchdowns versus the Jets this week. Last week, Hill faced the Broncos. He caught 6 catches, 55 yards and 1 touchdown.

6. Calvin Ridley - WR (ATL)

Calvin Ridley played against the Detroit Lions last week. He caught 5 catches, 69 yards and 1 touchdown. We're projecting 5.8 catches, 78.9 yards and 0.6 touchdowns for Calvin Ridley this week as he faces the Panthers.

7. D.K. Metcalf - WR (SEA)

D.K. Metcalf played against the Arizona Cardinals last week. He caught 2 catches, 23 yards and zero touchdowns. He is up against the 49ers this week. Our system projects him for 5.4 catches, 80.5 yards and 0.6 touchdowns.

8. Stefon Diggs - WR (BUF)

Stefon Diggs was off last week with a bye. He faces the Green Bay Packers this week. We're projecting him for 6.2 catches, 80.0 yards and 0.4 touchdowns.

9. Adam Thielen - WR (MIN)

Adam Thielen was on bye last week. We're projecting 5.9 catches, 76.6 yards and 0.5 touchdowns for Adam Thielen this week as he faces the Packers.

10. Robby Anderson - WR (CAR)

Robby Anderson is against the Chiefs this week and is projected for 5.7 catches, 78.2 yards and 0.4 touchdowns. Against the Bills last week, Anderson caught 6 catches, 74 yards and zero touchdowns.

For more, check out our full rankings here.

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