2012 Fantasy Football Tight End Rankings: Week 11

Each week during the NFL season, we will rank enough players at each position to appease everyone from those in 8-team leagues to 16-team leagues, those that can start two QBs, two TEs, three RBs and four WRs. We cut out the rest, because if you're looking at who the 50th-best running back or the 17th-best kicker is for that week, you need more help than any Web site can give you.

Minnesota, the New York Giants, Seattle and Tennessee all are on bye.

2012 NFL Week 11 Fantasy Football Rankings — Tight Ends

Rk Player Team OPPONENT Notes
1 Jimmy Graham NO at OAK Three straight games with at least one TD.
2 Rob Gronkowski NE vs. IND Has five TD catches in last 3 games.
3 Tony Gonzalez ATL vs. ARI Broke out of scoring slump w/ 2 TDs.
4 Jason Witten DAL vs. CLE Has 6+ receptions in 6 straight games.
5 Antonio Gates SD at DEN Had best game (9-81-2) in Week 6 vs. DEN.
6 Heath Miller PIT vs. BAL Has 4+ receptions in every game but one.
7 Owen Daniels HOU vs. JAC Did not play (hip) last week, monitor status.
8 Vernon Davis SF vs. CHI (Mon.) No touchdowns since Week 3.
9 Greg Olsen CAR vs. TB Put up 9-102-2 against Broncos last week.
10 Aaron Hernandez NE vs. IND DNP (ankle) last week, monitor status.
11 Jermaine Gresham CIN at KC Only 3 catches, but did have TD last week.
12 Brandon Pettigrew DET vs. GB Caught just his second TD pass last week.
13 Dustin Keller NYJ at STL  
14 Brent Celek PHI at WAS Redskins allowing second-most pts. to TEs.
15 Scott Chandler BUF vs. MIA (Thurs.) Posted 8-65-1 against Patriots last week.
16 Dwayne Allen IND at NE Fleener (shoulder) ruled out this week.
17 Brandon Myers OAK vs. NO Sustained concussion last week, monitor status.
18 Jermichael Finley GB at DET Should be rested and healthy coming off of bye.
19 Dennis Pitta BAL at PIT Caught first TD since Week 3 last week.
20 Joel Dreessen DEN vs. SD Chargers have allowed only 2 TDs to TEs.
21 Logan Paulsen WAS vs. PHI Has 14 catches in last 3 games.
22 Jacob Tamme DEN vs. SD His only TD so far came back in Week 1.
23 Rob Housler ARI at ATL Falcons have allowed sixth-most fantasy pts. to TEs.
24 Dallas Clark TB at CAR Made his one catch count (TD) last week.
25 Anthony Fasano MIA at BUF (Thurs.) Has just one reception in each of last 3 games.
26 Marcedes Lewis JAC at HOU Only 2 TDs, last one coming in Week 4.

Rankings are based upon Athlon Sports' standard scoring system:

All touchdowns are 6 points
1 point for 25 yards passing
1 point for 10 yards rushing/receiving
Receptions are .5 points
Interceptions/fumbles are minus-2 points

Additional Week 11 Positional Rankings

Running Backs
Wide Receivers
Defense/Special Teams

Week 11 Waiver Wire

Week 11 Start or Sit

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