Wide receivers had a pretty tough go of it in fantasy last season. That's probably why 12-team PPR mock drafters are taking nine running backs to only three receivers in the first round. And yet the wide receiver position is still potentially one of the most important pieces of your PPR fantasy team.
So if you find yourself taking a lot of running backs in the early rounds, don't feel like you are doing something wrong. What separates a champion from a .500 team, is to find those mid to late round players that will be gems for you at some point in that season. In this article, we hope to point a few of those sleepers out to you. Of course there are many more, but here are a few to take a look at.