2013 NFL Preseason Fantasy Football Projections, V. 2.0 From WhatIfSports.com image

2013 Preseason Fantasy Football Projections

All eyes on consensus top pick Adrian Peterson heading into the 2013 fantasy football season

WhatIfSports.com
August 29th, 2013

Editor's Note: We will be providing weekly fantasy football projections throughout the 2013 season. Check back each Tuesday.

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

2013 Fantasy Football Leaders
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
1Drew BreesQBSaints16395.9
2Tony RomoQBCowboys16378.6
3Matt RyanQBFalcons16363.3
4Peyton ManningQBBroncos16362.3
5Josh FreemanQBBuccaneers16357.1
6Matthew StaffordQBLions16349.1
7Aaron RodgersQBPackers16342.4
8Tom BradyQBPatriots16333.5
9Cam NewtonQBPanthers16331.9
10Eli ManningQBGiants16330.8
11Philip RiversQBChargers16330.3
12Ben RoethlisbergerQBSteelers16326.8
13Andrew LuckQBColts16326.2
14Adrian PetersonRBVikings16318.5
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
15Sam BradfordQBRams16317.7
16Robert Griffin IIIQBRedskins16314.4
17Michael VickQBEagles16311.4
18Colin KaepernickQB49ers16308.9
19Andy DaltonQBBengals16297.1
20Russell WilsonQBSeahawks16293
21Carson PalmerQBCardinals16292.4
22Matt SchaubQBTexans16290.1
23Doug MartinRBBuccaneers16286.3
24Joe FlaccoQBRavens16280.7
25Ryan TannehillQBDolphins16280
26Jake LockerQBTitans16279.2
27Brandon WeedenQBBrowns16277.9
28Marshawn LynchRBSeahawks16270.2
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
29Jay CutlerQBBears16264.7
30Blaine GabbertQBJaguars16262.8
31Matt FlynnQBRaiders16262.6
32Jamaal CharlesRBChiefs16261.6
33Alex SmithQBChiefs16257.6
34Alfred MorrisRBRedskins16257.5
35C.J. SpillerRBBills16248.1
36Mark SanchezQBJets16238.5
37Christian PonderQBVikings16236.9
38Ray RiceRBRavens16236.6
39Calvin JohnsonWRLions16229.7
40Arian FosterRBTexans16229.5
41EJ ManuelQBBills15226.1
42Steven JacksonRBFalcons16217.2
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
43Frank GoreRB49ers16216.9
44LeSean McCoyRBEagles16216.9
45Chris JohnsonRBTitans16216.6
46Maurice Jones-DrewRBJaguars16216.2
47Matt ForteRBBears16215.7
48Ryan MathewsRBChargers16214.2
49Trent RichardsonRBBrowns16212.6
50Stevan RidleyRBPatriots16209.8
51DeMarco MurrayRBCowboys16197.3
52BenJarvus Green-EllisRBBengals16191.4
53Daryl RichardsonRBRams16191.2
54Reggie BushRBLions16184.9
55David WilsonRBGiants16183
56Darren McFaddenRBRaiders16182.9
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
57Vincent JacksonWRBuccaneers16181.9
58A.J. GreenWRBengals16181.6
59Roddy WhiteWRFalcons16181.4
60Dez BryantWRCowboys16178.4
61Ahmad BradshawRBColts16175.6
62Lamar MillerRBDolphins16175
63Larry FitzgeraldWRCardinals16173.9
64Andre JohnsonWRTexans16173.8
65Demaryius ThomasWRBroncos16172.3
66Julio JonesWRFalcons16170.2
67Brandon MarshallWRBears16169.1
68Reggie WayneWRColts16166.5
69Wes WelkerWRBroncos16164.6
70Le'Veon BellRBSteelers14160.3
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
71Eddie LacyRBPackers16158.7
72Antonio BrownWRSteelers16157.2
73Marques ColstonWRSaints16156.1
74Cecil ShortsWRJaguars16155.3
75Jordy NelsonWRPackers16155.2
76Matt PraterKBroncos16152.8
77Shaun SuishamKSteelers16152.7
78Rashard MendenhallRBCardinals16150.8
79Matt BryantKFalcons16150.7
80Mike WallaceWRDolphins16150.6
81Lance MooreWRSaints16148.4
82Victor CruzWRGiants16147.6
83Bilal PowellRBJets16144.6
84Justin TuckerKRavens16144.3
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
85Ronnie HillmanRBBroncos16144.1
86Stephen GostkowskiKPatriots16144
87Chris GivensWRRams16143.8
88Randy BullockKTexans16142.3
89Steven HauschkaKSeahawks16141.9
90Mark IngramRBSaints16141.4
91Jason WittenTECowboys16141
92Blair WalshKVikings16140.9
93Nick NovakKChargers16140.8
94Torrey SmithWRRavens16140.7
95Danny AmendolaWRPatriots16140.4
96Jimmy GrahamTESaints16139.9
97Phil DawsonK49ers16139.8
98Garrett HartleyKSaints16139.2
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
99Malcom FloydWRChargers16139.1
100Dan BaileyKCowboys16139.1
101Lawrence TynesKBuccaneers16138.9
102Kai ForbathKRedskins16138.9
103Mike WilliamsWRBuccaneers16138.4
104Darren SprolesRBSaints16138.1
105Caleb SturgisKDolphins16136.8
106Josh BrownKGiants16134.5
107Miles AustinWRCowboys16134
108Rob BironasKTitans16133.4
109Dwayne BoweWRChiefs16132.7
110Mason CrosbyKPackers16132.5
111Mike NugentKBengals16132.5
112Jonathan StewartRBPanthers11131.5
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
113Anquan BoldinWR49ers16130
114Eric DeckerWRBroncos16129.8
115Denarius MooreWRRaiders16129.7
116Steve SmithWRPanthers16129.7
117David AkersKLions16128.9
118DeSean JacksonWREagles16128.4
119Montee BallRBBroncos16127.6
120Tavon AustinWRRams16127.4
121Dustin HopkinsKBills16127.3
122Jay FeelyKCardinals16127
123Stevie JohnsonWRBills16126.6
124Adam VinatieriKColts16126.4
125Greg ZuerleinKRams16126.1
126Graham GanoKPanthers16126
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
127Robbie GouldKBears16125.5
128Shayne GrahamKBrowns16123.8
129Randall CobbWRPackers16123.8
130Nate WashingtonWRTitans16123.5
131Emmanuel SandersWRSteelers16123.4
132Josh GordonWRBrowns14123.2
133Ryan SuccopKChiefs16123.1
134Pierre GarconWRRedskins16121.8
135Nick FolkKJets16120.7
136Greg JenningsWRVikings16119.1
137Rod StreaterWRRaiders16119
138Danny WoodheadRBChargers16118.8
139Denver BroncosDEF16118.6
140Sebastian JanikowskiKRaiders16117.9
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
141Tony GonzalezTEFalcons16117.8
142Josh ScobeeKJaguars16117
143Alex HeneryKEagles16116.4
144Kendall HunterRB49ers16116
145Rob GronkowskiTEPatriots14115.4
146Vincent BrownWRChargers16115.1
147Jacquizz RodgersRBFalcons16114.7
148Hakeem NicksWRGiants16114.3
149Chris IvoryRBJets16114.2
150James JonesWRPackers16114.2
151Brian HartlineWRDolphins16113.4
152Sidney RiceWRSeahawks16113.2
153Michael FloydWRCardinals16110.7
154Fred JacksonRBBills16110.5
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
155T.Y. HiltonWRColts16109.8
156Justin BlackmonWRJaguars12107.6
157Jeremy KerleyWRJets16106.3
158Houston TexansDEF16106.3
159Rueben RandleWRGiants16106
160Daniel ThomasRBDolphins16105.6
161Kenny BrittWRTitans16105.3
162Green Bay PackersDEF16104.8
163Cincinnati BengalsDEF16104.6
164DeAngelo WilliamsRBPanthers16104.3
165Jermaine GreshamTEBengals16104.1
166Owen DanielsTETexans16103.6
167Golden TateWRSeahawks16102.1
168Shane VereenRBPatriots16102
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
169Andre BrownRBGiants16102
170Greg LittleWRBrowns16101.7
171San Francisco 49ersDEF16101.2
172Jacoby JonesWRRavens16100.8
173Chicago BearsDEF16100.5
174New England PatriotsDEF16100
175Bernard PierceRBRavens1699.6
176Greg OlsenTEPanthers1699.3
177Aaron DobsonWRPatriots1698.5
178Pittsburgh SteelersDEF1698.3
179Baltimore RavensDEF1698
180Antonio GatesTEChargers1697.9
181Brent CelekTEEagles1696.8
182Brandon MyersTEGiants1696.5
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
183Brandon PettigrewTELions1696.3
184Seattle SeahawksDEF1696
185St. Louis RamsDEF1695.8
186Ryan BroylesWRLions1695.8
187Miami DolphinsDEF1695.2
188Vernon DavisTE49ers1695
189San Diego ChargersDEF1694.7
190Donnie AveryWRChiefs1694.4
191Washington RedskinsDEF1693.7
192Tennessee TitansDEF1693.4
193Arizona CardinalsDEF1693.1
194Vick BallardRBColts1693
195Isaiah PeadRBRams1592.9
196Jermichael FinleyTEPackers1692.9
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
197Minnesota VikingsDEF1692.8
198Cleveland BrownsDEF1692.6
199Ben TateRBTexans1692.3
200DeAndre HopkinsWRTexans1692.2
201Fred DavisTERedskins1692.1
202Darrius Heyward-BeyWRColts1691.5
203Alshon JefferyWRBears1691.2
204Keenan AllenWRChargers1690.3
205Brice ButlerWRRaiders1690.1
206Brandon LaFellWRPanthers1689.8
207Andre RobertsWRCardinals1689.4
208New York GiantsDEF1688.4
209Davone BessWRBrowns1688.3
210Giovani BernardRBBengals1687.8
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
211Ed DicksonTERavens1584.5
212Atlanta FalconsDEF1684.2
213Jared CookTERams1684
214Leonard HankersonWRRedskins1683.9
215Buffalo BillsDEF1683.5
216Stephen HillWRJets1683.1
217Ryan WilliamsRBCardinals1682.6
218Jonathan DwyerRBSteelers1682.5
219Indianapolis ColtsDEF1682.5
220Bryce BrownRBEagles1682.3
221Delanie WalkerTETitans1682.1
222New York JetsDEF1682
223Markus WheatonWRSteelers1681.7
224Carolina PanthersDEF1681.7
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
225Heath MillerTESteelers1281.4
226Scott ChandlerTEBills1681.3
227Tandon DossWRRavens1681.2
228Terrance WilliamsWRCowboys1681
229Robert TurbinRBSeahawks1680.8
230Kendall WrightWRTitans1680.1
231Knile DavisRBChiefs1679.9
232Tampa Bay BuccaneersDEF1679.6
233Pierre ThomasRBSaints1679.1
234Jacob TammeTEBroncos1678.9
235Michael BushRBBears1678.2
236Brandon GibsonWRDolphins1678
237Detroit LionsDEF1677.1
238Coby FleenerTEColts1676.9
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
239Kenbrell ThompkinsWRPatriots1676
240Dexter McClusterWRChiefs1675.9
241Philadelphia EaglesDEF1675.7
242Kyle RudolphTEVikings1675.7
243Riley CooperWREagles1675.4
244Dallas CowboysDEF1674.9
245Cordarrelle PattersonWRVikings1674.9
246Jeff CumberlandTEJets1674.7
247Marcedes LewisTEJaguars1674.4
248Jordan CameronTEBrowns1674.3
249Jacksonville JaguarsDEF1673.8
250Zach MillerTESeahawks1673.3
251Santonio HolmesWRJets1273.3
252Austin PettisWRRams1672.8
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
253Tiquan UnderwoodWRBuccaneers1672.7
254Tony SchefflerTELions1672.3
255Nate BurlesonWRLions1672.3
256Martellus BennettTEBears1672.1
257New Orleans SaintsDEF1671.6
258Joshua MorganWRRedskins1671.6
259Rob HouslerTECardinals1671.2
260Jon BaldwinWR49ers1670.5
261Charles ClayTEDolphins1670.5
262Jerome SimpsonWRVikings1670.4
263Earl BennettWRBears1669.9
264Lance KendricksTERams1669.8
265Benjamin WatsonTESaints1669.7
266Mohamed SanuWRBengals1669.7
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
267Kansas City ChiefsDEF1669.2
268Harry DouglasWRFalcons1668.6
269Luke StockerTEBuccaneers1668.1
270Jason AvantWREagles1667.9
271Lestar JeanWRTexans1667.5
272Robert WoodsWRBills1667.2
273Oakland RaidersDEF1666.9
274T.J. GrahamWRBills1666.3
275Mike BrownWRJaguars1665.4
276Marvin JonesWRBengals1664.6
277Dwayne AllenTEColts1663
278Louis MurphyWRGiants1662.4
279Shonn GreeneRBTitans1662.2
280Nick ToonWRSaints1661.7
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
281Anthony FasanoTEChiefs1661.5
282Roy HeluRBRedskins1660.8
283Richard GordonTERaiders1660.1
284Justin ForsettRBJaguars1660.1
285Doug BaldwinWRSeahawks1658.6
286Josh BoyceWRPatriots1658.1
287Mike TolbertRBPanthers1657
288Domenik HixonWRPanthers1656.7
289James HannaTECowboys1655.4
290Lance DunbarRBCowboys1655
291Clyde GatesWRJets1654.5
292Zach SudfeldTEPatriots1653.4
293Rashad JenningsRBRaiders1652.9
294Kellen DavisTEBrowns1650.9
 NamePosTeamGPPoints
295David PaulsonTESteelers1650.9
296Kevin OgletreeWRBuccaneers1649.8
297Eddie RoyalWRChargers1649.2
298A.J. JenkinsWRChiefs1649
299Jerricho CotcheryWRSteelers1648.6
300Montell OwensRBLions1648.6

Jake Westrich is the Digital Content Coordinator for WhatIfSports.com. He can be reached at jwestrich@whatifsports.com.

Gridiron Dynasty

Coach, recruit and run your own college football program.

Every DIA, DIAA, DII & DIII College Awaits


SimLeague Baseball

Compete in a full season with your dream team from MLB past and present. Lineups, player settings, trades, prizes and more.

Try It For Free


Hardball Dynasty

Run your own baseball franchise in this in-depth, multi-player baseball game.

Try It at a Discount

What is WhatIfSports?

WhatIfSports.com is a sports simulation and online gaming site providing free content and unique games for the MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, NCAA sports and more.

Join WhatIfSports.com today to get these members only benefits:

  • Create your own Dream Team
  • Save your favorite SimMatchup results
  • Play a FREE SimLeague trial season
  • Start playing a Dynasty game
  • Manage baseball games LIVE
  • Access to SiteMail
  • Post in our Forums
  • Build a Buddy list to easily invite friends
  • Use our online Customer Service
  • Earn game credits by using our Referral & Affiliate program

Terms of Use Customer Support Privacy Statement Advertising Choices

Popular on WhatIfSports site: Baseball Simulation | College Basketball Game | College Football Game | Online Baseball Game | Hockey Simulation | NFL Picks | College Football Picks | Sports Games

© 1999-2014 WhatIfSports.com, Inc. All rights reserved. WhatIfSports is a trademark of WhatIfSports.com, Inc. SimLeague, SimMatchup and iSimNow are trademarks or registered trademarks of Electronic Arts, Inc. Used under license. The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.