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Fantasy Football rankings 2017: Your “Magnificent 7” for each position in week four

Here are your fantasy football rankings for each position in week four.

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[Welcome Fantasy Football owners to your weekly rankings! We’re here to bring forth the Top-7 players for each position. Think of this as your “Magnificent 7” if you will to get you geared up for the week!]

Here are the projected top performers for week four:

Quarterbacks

Rank Player Opp. Home/ Away Proj. Pts (Yahoo)
1 Tom Brady Panthers Home 23.81
2 Aaron Rodgers Bears Home 22.56
3 Drew Brees Dolphins Away 22.22
4 Matt Ryan Bills Home 21.39
5 Russell Wilson Colts Home 20.85
6 Dak Prescott Rams Home 18.76
7 Philip Rivers Eagles Away 18.47

Blake Bortles is a good play this week against the Jets, he’s only owned by 15% of Yahoo leagues.

Wide Receivers

Rank Player Opp. Home/Away Proj. Pts (Yahoo)
1 Odell Beckham Jr. Buccaneers Away 15.14
2 Julio Jones Bills Home 14.73
3 Antonio Brown Ravens Away 14.53
4 A.J. Green Browns Away 13.34
5 Mike Evans Giants Home 12.3
6 Brandin Cooks Panthers Home 12.25
7 Demaryius Thomas Raiders Home 12.17

Alshon Jeffery is going up against a Chargers’ secondary that is allowing the eighth-most points to receivers.

Running Backs

Rank Player Opp. Home/Away Proj. Pts (Yahoo)
1 Kareem Hunt Redskins Home 17.31
2 Todd Gurley Cowboys Away 15.62
3 Le'Veon Bell Ravens Away 15.36
4 Davonta Freeman Bills Home 15.27
5 Ezekiel Elliott Rams Home 14.44
6 Leonard Fournette Jets Away 14.35
7 LeSean McCoy Falcons Away 14.13

Jordan Howard is a great option this week going up against the Green Bay Packers, who give up the eighth-most points to runners.

Tight Ends

Rank Player Opp. Home/Away Proj. Pts (Yahoo)
1 Rob Gronkowski Panthers Home 11.63
2 Travis Kelce Redskins Away 11.5
3 Jordan Reed Chiefs Away 9.9
4 Zach Ertz Chargers Away 9.68
5 Jimmy Graham Colts Home 9.29
6 Martellus Bennett Bears Home 8.64
7 Delanie Walker Texans Away 8.31

Coby Fleener has some availability in leagues and he’s going up against a defense who is giving up the eighth-most points to tight ends.

Defenses

Rank Player Opp. Home/Away Proj. Pts (Yahoo)
1 Seahawks Colts Home 10.7
2 Cardinals 49ers Home 9.8
3 Eagles Giants Away 9.66
4 Patriots Panthers Home 9.63
5 Jaguars Jets Away 9.31
6 Broncos Raiders Home 9.26
7 Bengals Browns Away 9.22

The Packers are a good play this week as the Bears struggle on offense and will be at Lambeau Field.

Kickers

Rank Player Opp. Home/Away Proj. Pts (Yahoo)
1 Justin Tucker Steelers Home 11.15
2 Stephen Gostkowski Panthers Home 10.16
3 Matt Bryant Bills Home 10.08
4 Dan Bailey Rams Home 10.04
5 Greg Zuerlein Cowboys Away 9.51
6 Wil Lutz Dolphins Away 9.04
7 Mason Crosby Bears Home 8.98

Graham Gano is a perfect starter this week against a New England defense that gives up the sixth-most points to kickers.

Good Luck Fantasy Owners!!!