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2011 Fantasy Football Projections: Week 12

The Redskins project as the top defense in Week 12 as they take on an underwhelming Seattle offense

By Ryan Fowler - WhatIfSports.com
UPDATE: November 25th, 2011
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Using the WhatIfSports.com NFL simulation engine, the individual fantasy players and defensive teams are ranked based entirely on projected fantasy points using the FOXSports.com 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

Quarterback Running Back Wide Receiver Tight End
Kicker Team Defense Individual Defense

Please note: The Bills/Jets, Patriots/Eagles, Cardinals/Rams and Steelers/Chiefs games were resimulated on 11/25 to account for injuries and roster updates.

2011 Week 12 Fantasy Football Leaders
 NamePosTeamPoints
1Cam NewtonQBPanthers23.8
2Tom BradyQBPatriots23.6
3Philip RiversQBChargers22.5
4Tony RomoQBCowboys22.3
5LeSean McCoyRBEagles22.3
6Aaron RodgersQBPackers21.8
7Ben RoethlisbergerQBSteelers21.1
8Matt HasselbeckQBTitans20.9
9Eli ManningQBGiants20.8
10Drew BreesQBSaints20.3
11Josh FreemanQBBuccaneers19.8
12Matt RyanQBFalcons19.6
13Mark SanchezQBJets18.6
14Vince YoungQBEagles18.3
 NamePosTeamPoints
15Kevin KolbQBCardinals18.3
16Matthew StaffordQBLions18.2
17Matt ForteRBBears17.9
18Rex GrossmanQBRedskins17.4
19Colt McCoyQBBrowns17.3
20Michael BushRBRaiders17.3
21Shonn GreeneRBJets16.7
22Joe FlaccoQBRavens16.5
23Beanie WellsRBCardinals16.5
24Curtis PainterQBColts15.5
25Sam BradfordQBRams15.1
26Tarvaris JacksonQBSeahawks15
27Michael TurnerRBFalcons14.9
28Rashard MendenhallRBSteelers14.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
29Steven JacksonRBRams14.5
30Chris JohnsonRBTitans14.4
31DeMarco MurrayRBCowboys14.3
32Maurice Jones-DrewRBJaguars14.2
33Ray RiceRBRavens14.2
34Matt MooreQBDolphins14
35Ryan FitzpatrickQBBills13.9
36Carson PalmerQBRaiders13.8
37Tim TebowQBBroncos13.6
38Andy DaltonQBBengals13.5
39Ahmad BradshawRBGiants13.4
40Arian FosterRBTexans13.2
41Caleb HanieQBBears13.2
42Mike WallaceWRSteelers13
 NamePosTeamPoints
43LeGarrette BlountRBBuccaneers12.9
44Cedric BensonRBBengals12.6
45Christian PonderQBVikings12.6
46Frank GoreRB49ers12.5
47Wes WelkerWRPatriots12.5
48Alex SmithQB49ers12.4
49Calvin JohnsonWRLions12.4
50Matt LeinartQBTexans12.1
51C.J. SpillerRBBills11.7
52Willis McGaheeRBBroncos11.5
53Larry FitzgeraldWRCardinals11.5
54Joseph AddaiRBColts11.4
55DeAngelo WilliamsRBPanthers11.4
56Ryan MathewsRBChargers11.3
 NamePosTeamPoints
57Roddy WhiteWRFalcons11.1
58James StarksRBPackers11.1
59Vincent JacksonWRChargers10.8
60Tyler PalkoQBChiefs10.8
61Mike WilliamsWRBuccaneers10.6
62Brandon LloydWRRams10.4
63Jonathan StewartRBPanthers10.4
64Marshawn LynchRBSeahawks10.2
65Kevin SmithRBLions10.1
66Toby GerhartRBVikings10
67Dan BaileyKCowboys9.8
68BenJarvus Green-EllisRBPatriots9.8
69Daniel ThomasRBDolphins9.8
70Sidney RiceWRSeahawks9.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
71Reggie BushRBDolphins9.5
72Ryan GrantRBPackers9.5
73Jason WittenTECowboys9.4
74Blaine GabbertQBJaguars9.3
75Jay FeelyKCardinals9.3
76Steve SmithWRPanthers9.3
77Greg JenningsWRPackers9.3
78Dez BryantWRCowboys9.2
79Victor CruzWRGiants9
80Antonio GatesTEChargers9
81Mark IngramRBSaints9
82DeSean JacksonWREagles8.9
83Washington RedskinsDEF8.9
84Fred DavisTERedskins8.9
 NamePosTeamPoints
85Pierre GarconWRColts8.9
86Danny WoodheadRBPatriots8.8
87John KasayKSaints8.8
88Nate WashingtonWRTitans8.8
89Rob BironasKTitans8.8
90Tony GonzalezTEFalcons8.8
91Olindo MareKPanthers8.7
92A.J. GreenWRBengals8.6
93Dwayne BoweWRChiefs8.6
94Anquan BoldinWRRavens8.5
95Neil RackersKTexans8.5
96Damian WilliamsWRTitans8.4
97Ryan LongwellKVikings8.4
98Graham GanoKRedskins8.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
99Mike NugentKBengals8.4
100Phil DawsonKBrowns8.3
101Stevie JohnsonWRBills8.3
102Hakeem NicksWRGiants8.3
103Brandon MarshallWRDolphins8.2
104Mason CrosbyKPackers8.2
105Shaun SuishamKSteelers8.2
106Marques ColstonWRSaints8.2
107Billy CundiffKRavens8.2
108Laurent RobinsonWRCowboys8.2
109Mario ManninghamWRGiants8.1
110Nick NovakKChargers8.1
111Brandon JacobsRBGiants8.1
112Darren SprolesRBSaints8.1
 NamePosTeamPoints
113Matt BryantKFalcons8
114Montario HardestyRBBrowns8
115Sebastian JanikowskiKRaiders8
116Antonio BrownWRSteelers8
117Dallas CowboysDEF8
118Percy HarvinWRVikings7.9
119Arizona CardinalsDEF7.9
120Jason HansonKLions7.8
121Jabar GaffneyWRRedskins7.7
122Denarius MooreWRRaiders7.6
123Houston TexansDEF7.6
124Ben TateRBTexans7.5
125Jackie BattleRBChiefs7.5
126Santonio HolmesWRJets7.5
 NamePosTeamPoints
127Connor BarthKBuccaneers7.5
128Ed DicksonTERavens7.4
129Lawrence TynesKGiants7.4
130Reggie WayneWRColts7.4
131Early DoucetWRCardinals7.4
132Jordy NelsonWRPackers7.4
133Robbie GouldKBears7.4
134Stephen GostkowskiKPatriots7.4
135Greg OlsenTEPanthers7.4
136David AkersK49ers7.4
137Dexter McClusterRBChiefs7.4
138Preston ParkerWRBuccaneers7.3
139Dustin KellerTEJets7.3
140Adam VinatieriKColts7.3
 NamePosTeamPoints
141Alex HeneryKEagles7.2
142Rob GronkowskiTEPatriots7.2
143Matt PraterKBroncos7.2
144Cincinnati BengalsDEF7.2
145Oakland RaidersDEF7.2
146San Francisco 49ersDEF7.1
147Ryan TorainRBRedskins7.1
148Carolina PanthersDEF7
149Jermichael FinleyTEPackers7
150Jimmy GrahamTESaints7
151Mike ThomasWRJaguars7
152Baltimore RavensDEF7
153LaDainian TomlinsonRBJets6.9
154Roy HeluRBRedskins6.9
 NamePosTeamPoints
155David NelsonWRBills6.9
156Kellen WinslowTEBuccaneers6.9
157New York JetsDEF6.9
158Pittsburgh SteelersDEF6.9
159Shayne GrahamKDolphins6.9
160Greg LittleWRBrowns6.9
161Joshua CribbsWRBrowns6.9
162Jason AvantWREagles6.9
163Deion BranchWRPatriots6.9
164Josh BrownKRams6.8
165Atlanta FalconsDEF6.7
166Robert MeachemWRSaints6.7
167Seattle SeahawksDEF6.7
168Vincent BrownWRChargers6.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
169New York GiantsDEF6.7
170Michael CrabtreeWR49ers6.7
171Harry DouglasWRFalcons6.7
172Brandon PettigrewTELions6.6
173Andre JohnsonWRTexans6.6
174Plaxico BurressWRJets6.5
175Javon RingerRBTitans6.5
176Minnesota VikingsDEF6.5
177Josh ScobeeKJaguars6.4
178Darrius Heyward-BeyWRRaiders6.4
179Doug BaldwinWRSeahawks6.4
180St. Louis RamsDEF6.4
181Mike TolbertRBChargers6.4
182Nick FolkKJets6.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
183Mohamed MassaquoiWRBrowns6.4
184Aaron HernandezTEPatriots6.4
185Denver BroncosDEF6.3
186Green Bay PackersDEF6.3
187Jacksonville JaguarsDEF6.3
188Felix JonesRBCowboys6.3
189Benjamin WatsonTEBrowns6.2
190Vernon DavisTE49ers6.2
191Lance MooreWRSaints6.2
192Steven HauschkaKSeahawks6.1
193Johnny KnoxWRBears6
194Chicago BearsDEF6
195Cleveland BrownsDEF6
196Steve BreastonWRChiefs6
 NamePosTeamPoints
197Isaac RedmanRBSteelers6
198Arrelious BennWRBuccaneers5.9
199Nate BurlesonWRLions5.9
200Brent CelekTEEagles5.9
201Philadelphia EaglesDEF5.9
202Jared CookTETitans5.9
203Andre RobertsWRCardinals5.8
204Jacoby FordWRRaiders5.7
205New England PatriotsDEF5.7
206Lance KendricksTERams5.7
207Miami DolphinsDEF5.7
208Davone BessWRDolphins5.6
209Donte' StallworthWRRedskins5.5
210Lavelle HawkinsWRTitans5.5
 NamePosTeamPoints
211Jerome SimpsonWRBengals5.5
212Eric DeckerWRBroncos5.5
213Jacob TammeTEColts5.5
214Kansas City ChiefsDEF5.4
215Buffalo BillsDEF5.3
216Donald DriverWRPackers5.3
217Visanthe ShiancoeTEVikings5.3
218New Orleans SaintsDEF5.3
219Ryan SuccopKChiefs5.3
220Detroit LionsDEF5.2
221Heath MillerTESteelers5.2
222Mike WilliamsWRSeahawks5.2
223Dave RaynerKBills5.2
224Emmanuel SandersWRSteelers5.2
 NamePosTeamPoints
225Torrey SmithWRRavens5.1
226Lance BallRBBroncos5.1
227Brian HartlineWRDolphins5
228Tennessee TitansDEF5
229Legedu NaaneeWRPanthers4.9
230Malcom FloydWRChargers4.9
231Bernard ScottRBBengals4.9
232Jermaine GreshamTEBengals4.9
233Roy WilliamsWRBears4.9
234Ted Ginn Jr.WR49ers4.8
235San Diego ChargersDEF4.8
236Tampa Bay BuccaneersDEF4.8
237Kevin BossTERaiders4.7
238Eric WeemsWRFalcons4.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
239Brandon GibsonWRRams4.6
240Chris OgbonnayaRBBrowns4.6
241Donald BrownRBColts4.5
242Tashard ChoiceRBBills4.5
243Steve SmithWREagles4.5
244Devin HesterWRBears4.5
245Anthony FasanoTEDolphins4.5
246Pierre ThomasRBSaints4.5
247Marcedes LewisTEJaguars4.5
248Devin AromashoduWRVikings4.5
249Michael JenkinsWRVikings4.4
250Jake BallardTEGiants4.4
251Deji KarimRBJaguars4.4
252Braylon EdwardsWR49ers4.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
253Maurice MorrisRBLions4.4
254Jeremy KerleyWRJets4.3
255Justin ForsettRBSeahawks4.3
256Lorenzo BookerRBVikings4.2
257Marion BarberRBBears4.2
258Titus YoungWRLions4.2
259Owen DanielsTETexans4.1
260Andre CaldwellWRBengals4
261Brandon LaFellWRPanthers4
262Kevin WalterWRTexans3.9
263Kevin OgletreeWRCowboys3.9
264Jacoby JonesWRTexans3.8
265Jonathan BaldwinWRChiefs3.8
266Scott ChandlerTEBills3.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
267Anthony ArmstrongWRRedskins3.7
268Kendall HunterRB49ers3.7
269Naaman RooseveltWRBills3.6
270Todd HeapTECardinals3.6
271Eddie RoyalWRBroncos3.5
272Jason HillWRJaguars3.5
273Chad OchocincoWRPatriots3.5
274Austin CollieWRColts3.4
275Taiwan JonesRBRaiders3.2
276Jeremy ShockeyTEPanthers3.2
277Jason SnellingRBFalcons3.2
278LaRod Stephens-HowlingRBCardinals3.2
279Indianapolis ColtsDEF3.1
280Carnell WilliamsRBRams3.1
 NamePosTeamPoints
281James JonesWRPackers3.1
282Tony SchefflerTELions3.1
283Austin PettisWRRams3
284Earl BennettWRBears3
285Kellen DavisTEBears3
286Randy McMichaelTEChargers3
287Zach MillerTESeahawks3
288Patrick CraytonWRChargers2.9
289Hines WardWRSteelers2.9
290Ronnie BrownRBEagles2.9
291Leonard PopeTEChiefs2.8
292Ben ObomanuWRSeahawks2.7
293Ricky WilliamsRBRavens2.7
294Billy BajemaTERams2.6
 NamePosTeamPoints
295Dennis PittaTERavens2.6
296Travis BeckumTEGiants2.6
297Demaryius ThomasWRBroncos2.5
298LaQuan WilliamsWRRavens2.4
299Louis MurphyWRRaiders2.4
300Daniel FellsTEBroncos2.4

Ryan Fowler is the Content Manager for WhatIfSports.com. He can be reached at rfowler@whatifsports.com.

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