Fantasy Football: Sleepers, Deep Sleepers and Overvalues

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Sleepers, Deep Sleepers, Overvalues, Top rookies, Bounce-Back & Top IDPs for all 32 NFL teams

Sleepers, Deep Sleepers, Overvalues, Top rookies, Bounce-Back & Top IDPs for all 32 NFL teams

Athlon Sports gives its Best Bets — sleepers, deep sleepers, overvalues, top rookies, bounce-back and top IDPs from the each of the 32 NFL teams — for fantasy football in 2011. For more on each team, see our in-depth breakdown for all 32 teams.

• Arizona   • Miami    
Sleeper: Beanie Wells, RB   Sleeper: Davone Bess, WR    
Deep-Sleeper: Rob Housler, TE   Deep-Sleeper: E. Clyde Gates, WR    
Overvalued: Kevin Kolb, QB   Overvalued: Reggie Bush, RB    
Top Rookie: Patrick Peterson, DB   Top Rookie: Daniel Thomas, RB    
Bounce-Back: Larry Fitzgerald, WR   Bounce-Back: Brandon Marshall, WR    
Top IDP: Kerry Rhodes, DB   Top IDP: Yeremiah Bell, DB    
• Atlanta   • Minnesota    
Sleeper: Julio Jones, WR   Sleeper: Kyle Rudolph, TE    
Deep-Sleeper: Jacquizz Rodgers, RB   Deep-Sleeper: Em. Arceneaux, WR    
Overvalued: Tony Gonzalez, TE   Overvalued: Defense/Special Teams    
Top Rookie: Julio Jones, WR   Top Rookie: Christian Ponder, QB    
Bounce-Back: Harry Douglas, WR   Bounce-Back: Visanthe Shiancoe, TE    
Top IDP: Curtis Lofton, LB   Top IDP: Jared Allen, DL    
• Baltimore   • New England    
Sleeper: Torrey Smith, WR   Sleeper: Tight ends    
Deep-Sleeper: Tandon Doss, WR   Deep-Sleeper: Stevan Ridley, RB    
Overvalued: Defense/Special Teams   Overvalued: Danny Woodhead, RB/WR    
Top Rookie: Jimmy Smith, WR   Top Rookie: Shane Vereen, RB    
Bounce-Back: Anquan Boldin, WR   Bounce-Back: Stephen Gostkowski, K    
Top IDP: Terrell Suggs, DL   Top IDP: Jerod Mayo, LB    
• Buffalo   • New Orleans    
Sleeper: Ryan Fitzpatrick, QB   Sleeper: Jimmy Graham, TE    
Deep-Sleeper: Marcus Easley, WR   Deep-Sleeper: Robert Meachem, WR    
Overvalued: None   Overvalued: Marques Colston, WR    
Top Rookie: Kelvin Sheppard, LB   Top Rookie: Mark Ingram, RB    
Bounce-Back: C.J. Spiller, RB   Bounce-Back: Defense/Special Teams    
Top IDP: Nick Barnett, LB   Top IDP: Roman Harper, DB    
• Carolina   • New York Giants    
Sleeper: Mike Goodson, RB   Sleeper: Mario Manningham, WR    
Deep-Sleeper: Greg Olsen, TE   Deep-Sleeper: Victor Cruz, WR    
Overvalued: None   Overvalued: Osi Umenyiora, DL    
Top Rookie: Cam Newton, QB   Top Rookie: Jerrel Jernigan, WR    
Bounce-Back: DeAngelo Williams, RB   Bounce-Back: Lawrence Tynes, K    
Top IDP: Jon Beason, LB   Top IDP: Justin Tuck, DL    
• Chicago   • New York Jets    
Sleeper: Roy Williams, WR   Sleeper: Plaxico Burress, WR    
Deep-Sleeper: Earl Bennett, WR   Deep-Sleeper: Joe McKnight, RB    
Overvalued: Devin Hester, WR   Overvalued: LaDainian Tomlinson, RB    
Top Rookie: Stephen Paea, DL   Top Rookie: Scotty McKnight, WR    
Bounce-Back: Jay Cutler, QB   Bounce-Back: Shonn Greene, RB    
Top IDP: Julius Peppers, DL   Top IDP: David Harris, LB    
• Cincinnati   • Oakland    
Sleeper: Jordan Shipley, WR   Sleeper: Jacoby Ford, WR    
Deep-Sleeper: Jermaine Gresham, TE   Deep-Sleeper: Michael Bush, RB    
Overvalued: Cedric Benson, RB   Overvalued: Darrius Heyward-Bey, WR    
Top Rookie: A.J. Green, WR   Top Rookie: Taiwan Jones, RB    
Bounce-Back: Bernard Scott, RB   Bounce-Back: Chaz Schilens, WR    
Top IDP: Carlos Dunlap, DL   Top IDP: Tyvon Branch, DB    
• Cleveland   • Philadelphia    
Sleeper: Montario Hardesty, RB   Sleeper: Jason Avant, WR    
Deep-Sleeper: Evan Moore, TE/WR   Deep-Sleeper: Riley Cooper, WR    
Overvalued: Peyton Hillis, RB   Overvalued: Michael Vick, QB    
Top Rookie: Greg Little, WR   Top Rookie: Alex Henery, K    
Bounce-Back: D’Qwell Jackson, LB   Bounce-Back: Vince Young, QB    
Top IDP: T.J. Ward, DB   Top IDP: Trent Cole, DL    
• Dallas   • Pittsburgh  
Sleeper: Tashard Choice, RB   Sleeper: Emmanuel Sanders, WR  
Deep-Sleeper: Jon Kitna, QB   Deep-Sleeper: Isaac Redman, RB  
Overvalued: Miles Austin, WR   Overvalued: Hines Ward, WR  
Top Rookie: DeMarco Murray, RB   Top Rookie: Cameron Heyward, DL  
Bounce-Back: Tony Romo, QB   Bounce-Back: Ben Roethlisberger, QB  
Top IDP: DeMarcus Ware, LB   Top IDP: Lawrence Timmons, LB  
• Denver   • San Diego  
Sleeper: Willis McGahee, RB   Sleeper: Mike Tolbert, RB  
Deep-Sleeper: Eric Decker, WR   Deep-Sleeper: Vincent Brown, WR  
Overvalued: Brandon Lloyd, WR   Overvalued: None  
Top Rookie: None   Top Rookie: Vincent Brown, WR  
Bounce-Back: Elvis Dumervil, DL   Bounce-Back: Ryan Mathews, RB  
Top IDP: D.J. Williams, LB   Top IDP: Eric Weddle, DB  
• Detroit   • Seattle  
Sleeper: Brandon Pettigrew, TE   Sleeper: Golden Tate, WR  
Deep-Sleeper: Jerome Harrison, RB   Deep-Sleeper: Ben Obomanu, WR  
Overvalued: Nate Burleson, WR   Overvalued: Sidney Rice, WR  
Top Rookie: Titus Young, WR   Top Rookie: None  
Bounce-Back: Matthew Stafford, QB   Bounce-Back: None  
Top IDP: Ndamukong Suh, DL   Top IDP: Earl Thomas, DB  
• Green Bay   • San Francisco  
Sleeper: James Jones, WR   Sleeper: Braylon Edwards, WR  
Deep-Sleeper: Randall Cobb, WR   Deep-Sleeper: NaVorro Bowman, LB  
Overvalued: James Starks, RB   Overvalued: Michael Crabtree, WR  
Top Rookie: Randall Cobb, WR   Top Rookie: Kendall Hunter, RB  
Bounce-Back: Jermichael Finley, TE   Bounce-Back: Frank Gore, RB  
Top IDP: Clay Matthews, LB   Top IDP: Patrick Willis, LB  
• Houston   • St. Louis  
Sleeper: Jacoby Jones, WR   Sleeper: Sam Bradford, QB  
Deep-Sleeper: Ben Tate, RB   Deep-Sleeper: Danario Alexander, WR  
Overvalued: DeMeco Ryans, LB   Overvalued: Chris Long, DL  
Top Rookie: J.J. Watt, DL   Top Rookie: Lance Kendricks, TE  
Bounce-Back: Brian Cushing, LB   Bounce-Back: Donnie Avery, WR  
Top IDP: Mario Williams, DL/LB   Top IDP: James Laurinaitis, LB  
• Indianapolis   • Tampa Bay  
Sleeper: Blair White, WR   Sleeper: Dezmon Briscoe, WR  
Deep-Sleeper: Delone Carter, RB   Deep-Sleeper: Kraig Lumpkin, RB  
Overvalued: Austin Collie, WR   Overvalued: Josh Freeman, QB  
Top Rookie: Delone Carter, RB   Top Rookie: Adrian Clayborn, DL  
Bounce-Back: Dallas Clark, TE   Bounce-Back: Gerald McCoy, DL  
Top IDP: Robert Mathis, DL   Top IDP: Gerald McCoy, DL  
• Jacksonville   • Tennessee  
Sleeper: Mike Thomas, WR   Sleeper: Javon Ringer, RB  
Deep-Sleeper: Jason Hill, WR   Deep-Sleeper: Jamie Harper, RB  
Overvalued: Marcedes Lewis, TE   Overvalued: Kenny Britt, WR  
Top Rookie: Cecil Shorts, WR   Top Rookie: Akeem Ayers, LB  
Bounce-Back: Maurice Jones-Drew, RB   Bounce-Back: Derrick Morgan, DL  
Top IDP: Paul Posluszny, LB   Top IDP: Barrett Ruud, LB  
• Kansas City   • Washington  
Sleeper: Steve Breaston, WR   Sleeper: Tim Hightower, RB  
Deep-Sleeper: Tony Moeaki, TE   Deep-Sleeper: Anthony Armstrong, WR  
Overvalued: Matt Cassel, QB   Overvalued: Ryan Torain, RB  
Top Rookie: Jon Baldwin, WR   Top Rookie: Roy Helu, RB  
Bounce-Back: Dexter McCluster, WR   Bounce-Back: LaRon Landry, DB  
Top IDP: Eric Berry, DB   Top IDP: LaRon Landry, DB  

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<p> Athlon Sports gives its Best Bets — sleepers, deep sleepers, overvalues, top rookies, bounce-back and top IDPs from the each of the 32 NFL teams — for fantasy football in 2011</p>
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