Fantasy Fox: Top 50 PPR wideouts for Week 3

Here are my top 50 wide receivers for Week 3, citing Points Per Reception leagues.

This countdown, for the most part, projects the greatest combination of catches, yards, targets and touchdowns, among wideouts, for the NFL’s third weekend.

One special note: In six years of doing PPR rankings, this may be the first time Larry Fitzgerald has ever appeared outside the top 25 — even through last year’s brutal QB shuffle of Kevin Kolb, Ryan Lindley, John Skelton and Brian Hoyer.

But it’s very hard to dominate with a bad hammy. Sorry, Larry.


1. A.J. Green vs. Green Bay
2. Dez Bryant vs. St. Louis
3. Jordy Nelson @ Cincinnati
4. Calvin Johnson @ Washington
5. DeSean Jackson vs. Kansas City
6. Brandon Marshall @ Pittsburgh
7. Demaryius Thomas vs. Oakland
8. Julio Jones @ Miami
9. Victor Cruz @ Carolina
10. Pierre Garcon vs. Detroit
11. Wes Welker vs. Oakland
12. Randall Cobb @ Cincinnati
13. Marques Colston vs. Arizona
14. Antonio Brown vs. Chicago
15. Steve Johnson @ N.Y. Jets
16. Andre Johnson @ Baltimore
17. Reggie Wayne @ San Francisco
18. Anquan Boldin vs. Indianapolis
19. Vincent Jackson @ New England
20. Mike Wallace vs. Atlanta
21. Torrey Smith vs. Houston
22. Eric Decker vs. Oakland
23. Julian Edelman vs. Tampa Bay
24. Eddie Royal @ Tennessee
25. Dwayne Bowe @ Philadelphia


26. Miles Austin vs. St. Louis
27. Larry Fitzgerald @ New Orleans
28. Hakeem Nicks @ Carolina
29. Steve Smith vs. N.Y. Giants
30. DeAndre Hopkins @ Baltimore
31. James Jones @ Cincinnati
32. Chris Givens @ Dallas
33. Roddy White @ Miami
34. Denarius Moore @ Denver
35. T.Y. Hilton @ San Francisco
36. Tavon Austin @ Dallas
37. Cecil Shorts @ Seattle
38. Michael Floyd @ New Orleans
39. Vincent Brown @ Tennessee
40. Stephen Hill vs. Buffalo
41. Josh Gordon @ Minnesota
42. Greg Jennings vs. Cleveland
43. Mike Williams @ New England
43. Nate Washington vs. San Diego
44. Kendall Wright vs. San Diego
45. Lance Moore vs. Arizona
46. Marlon Brown vs. Houston
47. Leonard Hankerson vs. Detroit
48. Brian Hartline vs. Atlanta
49. Andre Roberts @ New Orleans
50. Golden Tate vs. Jacksonville
50b. Sidney Rice vs. Jacksonville
50c. Rod Streater @ Denver
50d. Austin Pettis @ Dallas
50e. Alshon Jeffery @ Pittsburgh
50f. Mohamed Sanu vs. Green Bay

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