Staggs: Week 5 Fantasy Football Positional Rankings

By Anthony Staggs–

(CBS) It’s Week 5 of the NFL season, and here are the fantasy football positional rankings to help you make your tough decisions.

Teams on a bye: Jaguars, Chiefs, Saints and Seahawks.

Quarterbacks
1. Tom Brady, NE @ CLE
2. Ben Roethlisberger, PIT vs NYJ
3. Aaron Rodgers, GB vs NYG
4. Cam Newton, CAR vs TB
5. Andrew Luck, IND vs CHI
6. Philip Rivers, SD @ OAK
7. Derek Carr, OAK vs SD
8. Matt Ryan, ATL @ DEN
9. Eli Manning, NYG @ GB
10. Andy Dalton, CIN @ DAL
11. Matthew Stafford, DET vs PHI
12. Carson Wentz , PHI @ DET
13. Kirk Cousins, WAS @ BAL
14. Dak Prescott, DAL vs CIN
15. Tyrod Taylor, BUF @ LA
16. Jameis Winston, TB @ CAR
17. Brian Hoyer, CHI @ IND
18. Sam Bradford, MIN vs HOU
19. Marcus Mariota, TEN @ MIA
20. Joe Flacco, BAL vs WAS
21. Ryan Tannehill, MIA vs TEN
22. Paxton Lynch, DEN vs ATL
23. Blaine Gabbert, SF vs ARI
24. Cody Kessler, CLE vs NE
25. Brock Osweiler, HOU @ MIN
26. Ryan Fitzpatrick, NYJ @ PIT
27. Case Keenum, LA vs BUF
28. Drew Stanton, ARI @ SF

Running backs
1. David Johnson, ARI @ SF
2. Le’Veon Bell, PIT vs NYJ
3. Todd Gurley, LA vs BUF
4. Ezekiel Elliott , DAL vs CIN
5. LeSean McCoy, BUF @ LA
6. Melvin Gordon, SD @ OAK
7. DeMarco Murray, TEN @ MIA
8. C.J. Anderson, DEN vs ATL
9. Matt Forte, NYJ @ PIT
10. Lamar Miller, HOU @ MIN
11. Jordan Howard, CHI @ IND
12. Eddie Lacy, GB vs NYG
13. Isaiah Crowell, CLE vs NE
14. Carlos Hyde, SF vs ARI
15. Frank Gore, IND vs CHI
16. Devonta Freeman, ATL @ DEN
17. Terrance West, BAL vs WAS
18. LeGarrette Blount, NE @ CLE
19. Jeremy Hill, CIN @ DAL
20. Charles Sims, TB @ CAR
21. Matt Jones, WAS @ BAL
22. Jerick McKinnon, MIN vs HOU
23. Theo Riddick, DET vs PHI
24. Ryan Mathews, PHI @ DET
25. Giovani Bernard, CIN @ DAL
26. Latavius Murray, OAK vs SD
27. Rashad Jennings, NYG @ GB
28. Cameron Artis-Payne, CAR vs TB
29. Tevin Coleman, ATL @ DEN
30. Duke Johnson, CLE vs NE
31. James White, NE @ CLE
32. Fozzy Whittaker, CAR vs TB
33. DeAndre Washington, OAK vs SD
34. Kenneth Dixon, BAL vs WAS
35. Wendell Smallwood, PHI @ DET
36. Darren Sproles, PHI @ DET
37. Chris Thompson, WAS @ BAL
38. Orleans Darkwa, NYG @ GB
39. Bilal Powell, NYJ @ PIT
40. Lance Dunbar, DAL vs CIN
41. Mike Gillislee, BUF @ LA
42. Jalen Richard, OAK vs SD
43. Bobby Rainey, NYG @ GB
44. DeAngelo Williams, PIT vs NYJ
45. Jay Ajayi, MIA vs TEN
46. Devontae Booker, DEN vs ATL
47. Dexter McCluster, SD @ OAK
48. James Starks, GB vs NYG
49. Alfred Morris, DAL vs CIN
50. Robert Turbin, IND vs CHI

Receivers
1. Antonio Brown, PIT vs NYJ
2. A.J. Green, CIN @ DAL
3. Odell Beckham Jr., NYG @ GB
4. Mike Evans, TB @ CAR
5. Jordy Nelson, GB vs NYG
6. T.Y. Hilton, IND vs CHI
7. Kelvin Benjamin, CAR vs TB
8. Julio Jones, ATL @ DEN
9. Brandon Marshall, NYJ @ PIT
10. Demaryius Thomas, DEN vs ATL
11. Marvin Jones, DET vs PHI
12. Michael Crabtree, OAK vs SD
13. Julian Edelman, NE @ CLE
14. Alshon Jeffery , CHI @ IND
15. Jarvis Landry, MIA vs TEN
16. DeAndre Hopkins, HOU @ MIN
17. Emmanuel Sanders, DEN vs ATL
18. Amari Cooper , OAK vs SD
19. Jordan Matthews, PHI @ DET
20. Dez Bryant, DAL vs CIN
21. Stefon Diggs, MIN vs HOU
22. DeSean Jackson, WAS @ BAL
23. Will Fuller, HOU @ MIN
24. Sterling Shepard, NYG @ GB
25. Travis Benjamin, SD @ OAK
26. Steve Smith, BAL vs WAS
27. Randall Cobb, GB vs NYG
28. John Brown, ARI @ SF
29. Larry Fitzgerald, ARI @ SF
30. Quincy Enunwa, NYJ @ PIT
31. Terrelle Pryor, CLE vs NE
32. Devante Parker, MIA vs TEN
33. Tyrell Williams, SD @ OAK
34. Eddie Royal, CHI @ IND
35. Chris Hogan, NE @ CLE
36. Victor Cruz, NYG @ GB
37. Cole Beasley, DAL vs CIN
38. Mike Wallace, BAL vs WAS
39. Phillip Dorsett, IND vs CHI
40. Michael Floyd , ARI @ SF
41. Golden Tate, DET vs PHI
42. Robert Woods, BUF @ LA
43. Seth Roberts, OAK vs SD
44. Tajae Sharpe, TEN @ MIA
45. Nelson Agholor, PHI @ DET
46. Adam Humphries, TB @ CAR
47. Jeremy Kerley, SF vs ARI
48. Mohamed Sanu, ATL @ DEN
49. Ted Ginn, CAR vs TB
50. Davante Adams, GB vs NYG

Tight ends
1. Greg Olsen, CAR vs TB
2. Tyler Eifert, CIN @ DAL
3. Jordan Reed, WAS @ BAL
4. Zach Ertz, PHI @ DET
5. Rob Gronkowski, NE @ CLE
6. Delanie Walker, TEN @ MIA
7. Kyle Rudolph, MIN vs HOU
8. Zach Miller, CHI @ IND
9. Eric Ebron, DET vs PHI
10. Dennis Pitta, BAL vs WAS
11. Hunter Henry, SD @ OAK
12. Jason Witten, DAL vs CIN
13. Gary Barnidge, CLE vs NE
14. Martellus Bennett, NE @ CLE
15. Jacob Tamme, ATL @ DEN
16. Jesse James, PIT vs NYJ
17. Dwayne Allen , IND vs CHI
18. Cameron Brate, TB @ CAR
19. Vance McDonald, SF vs ARI
20. Charles Clay, BUF @ LA
21. Richard Rodgers, GB vs NYG
22. Clive Walford, OAK vs SD
23. Jordan Cameron, MIA vs TEN
24. Virgil Green, DEN vs ATL
25. Austin Seferian-Jenkins, NYJ @ PIT

Anthony Staggs is a fantasy football contributor for 670 The Score and can be heard on “Chicago’s Fantasy Football Today” every Sunday during football season from 8-9 a.m. CT on WSCR-670 and 670thescore.com/listen. Follow him on Twitter @pyroman1ac and feel free to ask fantasy questions.

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