WhatIfSports 2014 NFL Week 3 Projections

Using the WhatIfSports.com NFL simulation engine, the individual fantasy players and defensive units are ranked by projected fantasy points using the FOX Sports Fantasy Football default scoring where:

QBs, RBs, WRs and TEs: TDs are 6 points

QBs: 25 passing yards is 1 point

QBs: Interceptions are -2 points

RBs: 10 rushing yards is 1 point

QBs, RBs, WRs and TEs: Fumbles lost are -2 points

WRs, TE and RBs: Ten yards receiving is 1 point

QBs, RBs, WRs and TEs: Two-point conversion are 2 points

K: Extra points are 1 point and all field goals are at least 3 points with an extra bonus point for field goals made over 40 yards and another bonus point for field goals made over 50 yards

DEF: A sack is 1 point, an interception is 2 points and each DEF touchdown is 6 points

2014 Week 3 Fantasy Football Leaders
  Name Pos Team Points
1 Drew Brees QB Saints 23.6
2 Matt Ryan QB Falcons 22.7
3 Aaron Rodgers QB Packers 22.6
4 Andrew Luck QB Colts 22.6
5 Tom Brady QB Patriots 22.4
6 Nick Foles QB Eagles 22.2
7 Tony Romo QB Cowboys 21.2
8 Cam Newton QB Panthers 21
9 EJ Manuel QB Bills 20
10 Matthew Stafford QB Lions 19.2
11 Ryan Fitzpatrick QB Texans 18
12 Ben Roethlisberger QB Steelers 18
13 Josh McCown QB Buccaneers 17.9
14 Peyton Manning QB Broncos 17.8
  Name Pos Team Points
15 Andy Dalton QB Bengals 17.1
16 Russell Wilson QB Seahawks 17
17 Jay Cutler QB Bears 16.7
18 Philip Rivers QB Chargers 16.7
19 Kirk Cousins QB Redskins 16.7
20 Alex Smith QB Chiefs 16.6
21 Colin Kaepernick QB 49ers 16.5
22 Matt Cassel QB Vikings 16.4
23 LeSean McCoy RB Eagles 16.2
24 Eddie Lacy RB Packers 16.1
25 DeMarco Murray RB Cowboys 16
26 Arian Foster RB Texans 15.4
27 Joe Flacco QB Ravens 15.2
28 Ryan Tannehill QB Dolphins 15.1
  Name Pos Team Points
29 Eli Manning QB Giants 15.1
30 Brian Hoyer QB Browns 14.8
31 Drew Stanton QB Cardinals 14.7
32 Austin Davis QB Rams 14.5
33 Matt Forte RB Bears 14
34 Giovani Bernard RB Bengals 13.8
35 Jake Locker QB Titans 13.4
36 Joique Bell RB Lions 12.5
37 Lamar Miller RB Dolphins 12.5
38 Jordy Nelson WR Packers 12.4
39 Bobby Rainey RB Buccaneers 12.1
40 Alfred Morris RB Redskins 12.1
41 Donald Brown RB Chargers 12.1
42 Dez Bryant WR Cowboys 12
  Name Pos Team Points
43 Geno Smith QB Jets 11.9
44 Zac Stacy RB Rams 11.7
45 Andre Ellington RB Cardinals 11.6
46 Le’Veon Bell RB Steelers 11.6
47 Calvin Johnson WR Lions 11.5
48 Chad Henne QB Jaguars 11.5
49 Matt Asiata RB Vikings 11.4
50 Knile Davis RB Chiefs 11.3
51 Montee Ball RB Broncos 11.2
52 Derek Carr QB Raiders 11.1
53 Rashad Jennings RB Giants 11.1
54 Marshawn Lynch RB Seahawks 10.9
55 Julio Jones WR Falcons 10.6
56 Bernard Pierce RB Ravens 10.5
  Name Pos Team Points
57 C.J. Spiller RB Bills 10.5
58 Vincent Jackson WR Buccaneers 10.5
59 Marques Colston WR Saints 10.5
60 Frank Gore RB 49ers 10.4
61 Andre Johnson WR Texans 10.4
62 Stephen Gostkowski K Patriots 10.3
63 Adam Vinatieri K Colts 10.2
64 A.J. Green WR Bengals 10.2
65 Toby Gerhart RB Jaguars 10.2
66 Roddy White WR Falcons 10.1
67 Trent Richardson RB Colts 10.1
68 Percy Harvin WR Seahawks 9.9
69 Dan Bailey K Cowboys 9.8
70 Ahmad Bradshaw RB Colts 9.8
  Name Pos Team Points
71 Cordarrelle Patterson WR Vikings 9.7
72 Mason Crosby K Packers 9.7
73 Stevan Ridley RB Patriots 9.7
74 Terrance West RB Browns 9.7
75 Phil Dawson K 49ers 9.7
76 Danny Woodhead RB Chargers 9.6
77 Demaryius Thomas WR Broncos 9.5
78 Cody Parkey K Eagles 9.5
79 Steven Jackson RB Falcons 9.5
80 Antonio Brown WR Steelers 9.4
81 Matt Bryant K Falcons 9.4
82 Jimmy Graham TE Saints 9.4
83 Robbie Gould K Bears 9.3
84 Dan Carpenter K Bills 9.3
  Name Pos Team Points
85 Graham Gano K Panthers 9.2
86 Khiry Robinson RB Saints 9.2
87 Nick Novak K Chargers 9.2
88 Chris Ivory RB Jets 9.1
89 Darren Sproles RB Eagles 9.1
90 DeSean Jackson WR Redskins 9.1
91 Reggie Wayne WR Colts 9
92 Shane Vereen RB Patriots 9
93 Justin Tucker K Ravens 9
94 Mike Wallace WR Dolphins 9
95 Brandon Marshall WR Bears 8.9
96 Shayne Graham K Saints 8.9
97 Steven Hauschka K Seahawks 8.9
98 Sammy Watkins WR Bills 8.9
  Name Pos Team Points
99 DeAngelo Williams RB Panthers 8.8
100 Randy Bullock K Texans 8.8
101 Shonn Greene RB Titans 8.6
102 Victor Cruz WR Giants 8.6
103 Mike Nugent K Bengals 8.6
104 Julian Edelman WR Patriots 8.5
105 Brandon McManus K Broncos 8.5
106 Pierre Garcon WR Redskins 8.5
107 Randall Cobb WR Packers 8.5
108 Cairo Santos K Chiefs 8.4
109 Blair Walsh K Vikings 8.4
110 Jeremy Maclin WR Eagles 8.4
111 Steve Smith Sr. WR Ravens 8.3
112 Baltimore Ravens DEF   8.2
  Name Pos Team Points
113 Josh Brown K Giants 8.1
114 Chandler Catanzaro K Cardinals 8.1
115 Jonathan Stewart RB Panthers 8.1
116 Rob Gronkowski TE Patriots 8.1
117 Terrance Williams WR Cowboys 8.1
118 Keenan Allen WR Chargers 8
119 James Jones WR Raiders 8
120 Caleb Sturgis K Dolphins 8
121 Ryan Succop K Titans 8
122 New England Patriots DEF   8
123 Shaun Suisham K Steelers 7.9
124 T.Y. Hilton WR Colts 7.9
125 Patrick Murray K Buccaneers 7.9
126 Dwayne Bowe WR Chiefs 7.9
  Name Pos Team Points
127 Jason Witten TE Cowboys 7.9
128 Malcom Floyd WR Chargers 7.8
129 Dallas Cowboys DEF   7.8
130 Indianapolis Colts DEF   7.8
131 Wes Welker WR Broncos 7.8
132 Fred Jackson RB Bills 7.8
133 Reggie Bush RB Lions 7.8
134 Alshon Jeffery WR Bears 7.8
135 Nick Folk K Jets 7.7
136 Billy Cundiff K Browns 7.7
137 San Francisco 49ers DEF   7.6
138 Darren McFadden RB Raiders 7.6
139 Kai Forbath K Redskins 7.6
140 Michael Floyd WR Cardinals 7.6
  Name Pos Team Points
141 Carolina Panthers DEF   7.6
142 Lance Moore WR Steelers 7.5
143 Eric Decker WR Jets 7.5
144 Greg Zuerlein K Rams 7.5
145 Houston Texans DEF   7.5
146 Chicago Bears DEF   7.5
147 Cecil Shorts III WR Jaguars 7.4
148 Chris Johnson RB Jets 7.4
149 Nate Freese K Lions 7.2
150 Anquan Boldin WR 49ers 7.2
151 Mike Evans WR Buccaneers 7.2
152 Jacquizz Rodgers RB Falcons 7.1
153 Larry Fitzgerald WR Cardinals 7.1
154 Miles Austin WR Browns 7.1
  Name Pos Team Points
155 Jordan Cameron TE Browns 7.1
156 Greg Jennings WR Vikings 7.1
157 Mike Williams WR Bills 7
158 Cincinnati Bengals DEF   7
159 Andrew Hawkins WR Browns 6.9
160 Pierre Thomas RB Saints 6.9
161 DeAndre Hopkins WR Texans 6.9
162 Jeremy Hill RB Bengals 6.9
163 Riley Cooper WR Eagles 6.8
164 Miami Dolphins DEF   6.8
165 Buffalo Bills DEF   6.7
166 Jerricho Cotchery WR Panthers 6.7
167 Nate Washington WR Titans 6.7
168 Kendall Wright WR Titans 6.7
  Name Pos Team Points
169 Kenny Britt WR Rams 6.6
170 Golden Tate WR Lions 6.6
171 Brian Quick WR Rams 6.6
172 Julius Thomas TE Broncos 6.5
173 Josh Scobee K Jaguars 6.4
174 Robert Woods WR Bills 6.4
175 Kansas City Chiefs DEF   6.4
176 Carlos Hyde RB 49ers 6.3
177 Harry Douglas WR Falcons 6.3
178 Donnie Avery WR Chiefs 6.3
179 Kenny Stills WR Saints 6.3
180 New Orleans Saints DEF   6.3
181 Emmanuel Sanders WR Broncos 6.3
182 Seattle Seahawks DEF   6.3
  Name Pos Team Points
183 Kelvin Benjamin WR Panthers 6.2
184 Minnesota Vikings DEF   6.2
185 Markus Wheaton WR Steelers 6.2
186 Justin Forsett RB Ravens 6.2
187 Greg Olsen TE Panthers 6.2
188 Philadelphia Eagles DEF   6.1
189 Danny Amendola WR Patriots 6.1
190 Eddie Royal WR Chargers 6.1
191 Sebastian Janikowski K Raiders 6.1
192 Cleveland Browns DEF   6
193 Green Bay Packers DEF   6
194 Denard Robinson WR Jaguars 6
195 Kyle Rudolph TE Vikings 6
196 Tampa Bay Buccaneers DEF   6
  Name Pos Team Points
197 Brandin Cooks WR Saints 5.8
198 Doug Baldwin WR Seahawks 5.8
199 Larry Donnell TE Giants 5.8
200 New York Jets DEF   5.8

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