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2013 Fantasy Football Projections: Week 8

Green Bay's Jarrett Boykin is the benefactor of the Packers' injury-riddled receiving corps

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UPDATE: October 24, 2013

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

Please note: All games were resimulated on 10/24 to account for injuries and roster updates.

2013 Week 8 Fantasy Football Leaders
 NamePosTeamPoints
1Peyton ManningQBBroncos24.2
2Drew BreesQBSaints23.1
3Aaron RodgersQBPackers22.3
4Cam NewtonQBPanthers21.9
5Matt RyanQBFalcons21.4
6Matthew StaffordQBLions21.3
7Russell WilsonQBSeahawks20.5
8Marshawn LynchRBSeahawks20
9Michael VickQBEagles19.7
10Robert Griffin IIIQBRedskins19.7
11Eli ManningQBGiants19.7
12Carson PalmerQBCardinals19.6
13Tony RomoQBCowboys19.4
14Tom BradyQBPatriots19
 NamePosTeamPoints
15Colin KaepernickQB49ers19
16Jamaal CharlesRBChiefs18.9
17Ben RoethlisbergerQBSteelers18.9
18LeSean McCoyRBEagles18.6
19Christian PonderQBVikings17.5
20Adrian PetersonRBVikings17.4
21Ryan TannehillQBDolphins17
22Andy DaltonQBBengals17
23Knowshon MorenoRBBroncos16.7
24Terrelle PryorQBRaiders16
25Frank GoreRB49ers15.9
26Alex SmithQBChiefs15.4
27Matt FlynnQBBills15.2
28Geno SmithQBJets14.6
 NamePosTeamPoints
29Eddie LacyRBPackers14.5
30Reggie BushRBLions14.5
31Chad HenneQBJaguars13.7
32Mike GlennonQBBuccaneers13.7
33Jordy NelsonWRPackers13.2
34Pierre ThomasRBSaints13.2
35Alfred MorrisRBRedskins12.2
36DeAngelo WilliamsRBPanthers12.2
37Fred JacksonRBBills12.1
38Harry DouglasWRFalcons11.5
39C.J. SpillerRBBills11.5
40Calvin JohnsonWRLions11.4
41Vincent JacksonWRBuccaneers11.4
42Dez BryantWRCowboys11.1
 NamePosTeamPoints
43Demaryius ThomasWRBroncos11
44Steven HauschkaKSeahawks10.9
45Stevan RidleyRBPatriots10.9
46Le'Veon BellRBSteelers10.7
47Steven JacksonRBFalcons10.6
48A.J. GreenWRBengals10.5
49Victor CruzWRGiants10.5
50Lamar MillerRBDolphins10.5
51Zac StacyRBRams10.4
52Kellen ClemensQBRams10.4
53Jason CampbellQBBrowns10.3
54Darren SprolesRBSaints10.2
55Jimmy GrahamTESaints10.1
56Rob GronkowskiTEPatriots10
 NamePosTeamPoints
57Darren McFaddenRBRaiders10
58Lance DunbarRBCowboys9.9
59Wes WelkerWRBroncos9.8
60Garrett HartleyKSaints9.7
61Phil DawsonK49ers9.7
62Dan BaileyKCowboys9.6
63Matt BryantKFalcons9.5
64Rashard MendenhallRBCardinals9.5
65Justin BlackmonWRJaguars9.5
66Joique BellRBLions9.4
67Matt PraterKBroncos9.4
68Shaun SuishamKSteelers9.3
69Pierre GarconWRRedskins9.3
70Mike JamesRBBuccaneers9.1
 NamePosTeamPoints
71Andre EllingtonRBCardinals9.1
72Ryan SuccopKChiefs9.1
73Graham GanoKPanthers9.1
74Bilal PowellRBJets9
75Jarrett BoykinWRPackers9
76Willis McGaheeRBBrowns9
77Dan CarpenterKBills8.9
78Stephen GostkowskiKPatriots8.9
79Michael FloydWRCardinals8.9
80Steve SmithWRPanthers8.8
81Alex HeneryKEagles8.8
82Hakeem NicksWRGiants8.8
83DeSean JacksonWREagles8.7
84Mason CrosbyKPackers8.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
85Maurice Jones-DrewRBJaguars8.7
86Giovani BernardRBBengals8.7
87Blair WalshKVikings8.7
88Antonio BrownWRSteelers8.6
89Mike NugentKBengals8.6
90Kansas City ChiefsDEF8.5
91Jerome SimpsonWRVikings8.4
92Caleb SturgisKDolphins8.4
93Larry FitzgeraldWRCardinals8.4
94David AkersKLions8.4
95Emmanuel SandersWRSteelers8.3
96Josh BrownKGiants8.1
97Anquan BoldinWR49ers8.1
98Eric DeckerWRBroncos8
 NamePosTeamPoints
99Jay FeelyKCardinals7.9
100Seattle SeahawksDEF7.9
101Marques ColstonWRSaints7.9
102Lance MooreWRSaints7.8
103Rian LindellKBuccaneers7.8
104San Francisco 49ersDEF7.8
105Nick FolkKJets7.7
106Kenbrell ThompkinsWRPatriots7.7
107Robert WoodsWRBills7.6
108Mike WallaceWRDolphins7.6
109Cecil Shorts IIIWRJaguars7.6
110Kai ForbathKRedskins7.6
111Julius ThomasTEBroncos7.5
112Denarius MooreWRRaiders7.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
113Jerricho CotcheryWRSteelers7.4
114Stevie JohnsonWRBills7.3
115Golden TateWRSeahawks7.3
116Daniel ThomasRBDolphins7.3
117Brandon JacobsRBGiants7.3
118Rueben RandleWRGiants7.3
119Greg OlsenTEPanthers7.2
120Josh GordonWRBrowns7.2
121Kris DurhamWRLions7.2
122Carolina PanthersDEF7.2
123Sebastian JanikowskiKRaiders7.2
124Heath MillerTESteelers7.2
125BenJarvus Green-EllisRBBengals7.1
126Billy CundiffKBrowns7.1
 NamePosTeamPoints
127Donnie AveryWRChiefs7
128Jason WittenTECowboys6.9
129Brian HartlineWRDolphins6.8
130Roddy WhiteWRFalcons6.8
131Charles ClayTEDolphins6.7
132Doug BaldwinWRSeahawks6.7
133Josh ScobeeKJaguars6.7
134Jordan ReedTERedskins6.6
135Chris GivensWRRams6.6
136Greg JenningsWRVikings6.6
137Kendall HunterRB49ers6.6
138Vernon DavisTE49ers6.5
139Santonio HolmesWRJets6.5
140Terrance WilliamsWRCowboys6.5
 NamePosTeamPoints
141Tony GonzalezTEFalcons6.5
142Cincinnati BengalsDEF6.4
143New Orleans SaintsDEF6.4
144Dwayne BoweWRChiefs6.2
145Philadelphia EaglesDEF6.2
146Buffalo BillsDEF6.2
147Dallas CowboysDEF6.2
148Brandon BoldenRBPatriots6.1
149Joseph RandleRBCowboys6.1
150Santana MossWRRedskins6.1
151Pittsburgh SteelersDEF6
152Jacquizz RodgersRBFalcons6
153Oakland RaidersDEF6
154Aaron DobsonWRPatriots6
 NamePosTeamPoints
155Stephen HillWRJets5.8
156Brandon LaFellWRPanthers5.8
157New York JetsDEF5.8
158Leonard HankersonWRRedskins5.8
159Mike WilliamsWRBuccaneers5.7
160Greg ZuerleinKRams5.7
161Ronnie HillmanRBBroncos5.7
162Rod StreaterWRRaiders5.7
163Arizona CardinalsDEF5.7
164New England PatriotsDEF5.7
165Sidney RiceWRSeahawks5.6
166Chris IvoryRBJets5.6
167Denver BroncosDEF5.6
168Atlanta FalconsDEF5.6
 NamePosTeamPoints
169Bryce BrownRBEagles5.5
170Cleveland BrownsDEF5.5
171Detroit LionsDEF5.5
172Scott ChandlerTEBills5.4
173Jared CookTERams5.4
174Kyle RudolphTEVikings5.4
175Marvin JonesWRBengals5.4
176Jordan CameronTEBrowns5.3
177Zach MillerTESeahawks5.2
178Myles WhiteWRPackers5.2
179Jason AvantWREagles5.2
180Andre RobertsWRCardinals5.2
181Julian EdelmanWRPatriots5.1
182Brandon GibsonWRDolphins5
 NamePosTeamPoints
183Green Bay PackersDEF5
184Jeff CumberlandTEJets5
185Tampa Bay BuccaneersDEF5
186Drew DavisWRFalcons4.9
187Ted Ginn Jr.WRPanthers4.8
188Michael CoxRBGiants4.7
189Jermaine GreshamTEBengals4.7
190Chris OgbonnayaRBBrowns4.7
191Miami DolphinsDEF4.7
192Cole BeasleyWRCowboys4.7
193Rob HouslerTECardinals4.6
194Minnesota VikingsDEF4.6
195Robert TurbinRBSeahawks4.6
196Mike TolbertRBPanthers4.5
 NamePosTeamPoints
197Brian LeonardRBBuccaneers4.5
198New York GiantsDEF4.5
199Jeremy KerleyWRJets4.4
200Brandon MyersTEGiants4.4
201Kyle WilliamsWR49ers4.4
202Brandon PettigrewTELions4.4
203Mike BrownWRJaguars4.3
204Cordarrelle PattersonWRVikings4.3
205Sean McGrathTEChiefs4.3
206Mychal RiveraTERaiders4.3
207Jacksonville JaguarsDEF4.2
208Brice ButlerWRRaiders4.2
209Mohamed SanuWRBengals4.2
210Tavon AustinWRRams4.2
 NamePosTeamPoints
211Chris OwusuWRBuccaneers4.1
212Tim WrightTEBuccaneers3.9
213Felix JonesRBSteelers3.9
214James StarksRBPackers3.8
215Davone BessWRBrowns3.8
216Benjamin WatsonTESaints3.7
217Riley CooperWREagles3.6
218Brian RobiskieWRFalcons3.6
219Austin PettisWRRams3.6
220St. Louis RamsDEF3.5
221Brent CelekTEEagles3.5
222Jon BaldwinWR49ers3.4
223Andrew QuarlessTEPackers3.4
224Rashad JenningsRBRaiders3.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
225Washington RedskinsDEF3.4
226Marcedes LewisTEJaguars3.3
227T.J. GrahamWRBills3.3
228Dexter McClusterWRChiefs3.3
229Toby GerhartRBVikings3.2
230Jim DrayTECardinals3.1
231Peyton HillisRBGiants3
232Daryl RichardsonRBRams3
233Knile DavisRBChiefs2.9
234Kenny StillsWRSaints2.8
235Miles AustinWRCowboys2.8
236Jarius WrightWRVikings2.8
237Tyler EifertTEBengals2.8
238Roy Helu Jr.RBRedskins2.8
 NamePosTeamPoints
239Logan PaulsenTERedskins2.7
240John KuhnRBPackers2.7
241Joshua MorganWRRedskins2.7
242Joseph FauriaTELions2.6
243Ryan BroylesWRLions2.6
244Louis Murphy Jr.WRGiants2.5
245A.J. JenkinsWRChiefs2.5
246James HannaTECowboys2.5
247Greg LittleWRBrowns2.4
248Lance KendricksTERams2.4
249Chris HarperWRPackers2.3
250Kevin OgletreeWRLions2.2
251Josh BoyceWRPatriots2
252Zach ErtzTEEagles2
 NamePosTeamPoints
253Rishard MatthewsWRDolphins1.9
254Montee BallRBBroncos1.9
255Michael HoomanawanuiTEPatriots1.9
256Justin ForsettRBJaguars1.9
257Jaron BrownWRCardinals1.8
258Brian QuickWRRams1.8
259Jacoby FordWRRaiders1.8
260Jermaine KearseWRSeahawks1.6
261David NelsonWRJets1.6
262Derek MoyeWRSteelers1.6
263LeGarrette BlountRBPatriots1.6
264Bruce MillerRB49ers1.5
265Clay HarborTEJaguars1.4
266Jed CollinsRBSaints1.4
 NamePosTeamPoints
267Marquise GoodwinWRBills1.3
268Domenik HixonWRPanthers1.2
269Konrad ReulandTEJets1.2
270Ace SandersWRJaguars1.2
271Damaris JohnsonWREagles1.2
272Khiry RobinsonRBSaints1.1
273Anthony ShermanRBChiefs1.1
274Vance McDonaldTE49ers1.1
275LaMichael JamesRB49ers1.1
276Russell ShepardWRBuccaneers1
277Bear PascoeTEGiants1
278Johnathan FranklinRBPackers0.9
279Jerrel JerniganWRGiants0.8
280Kevin ConeWRFalcons0.7
 NamePosTeamPoints
281Tony SchefflerTELions0.7
282Tom CrabtreeTEBuccaneers0.7
283Travis BenjaminWRBrowns0.7
284Erik LorigRBBuccaneers0.7
285John CarlsonTEVikings0.7
286Alfonso SmithRBCardinals0.7
287Andre CaldwellWRBroncos0.7
288Robert MeachemWRSaints0.7
289Ryan SpadolaWRDolphins0.7
290Chris PolkRBEagles0.6
291Lee SmithTEBills0.6
292Alex GreenRBJets0.6
293Mikel LeshoureRBLions0.6
294David PaulsonTESteelers0.6
 NamePosTeamPoints
295Dwayne HarrisWRCowboys0.6
296Matthew SlaterWRPatriots0.6
297Luke WillsonTESeahawks0.6
298Brittan GoldenWRCardinals0.6
299Fozzy WhittakerRBBrowns0.6
300Marlon MooreWR49ers0.6

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