2012 Fantasy Football Wide Receiver 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 are all on bye.

2012 NFL Week 11 Fantasy Football Rankings — Wide Receivers

Rk Player Team OPPONENT Notes
1 Calvin Johnson DET vs. GB Put up 12-207-1 last week against Vikings.
2 A.J. Green CIN at KC Has caught a TD in eight straight games.
3 Reggie Wayne IND at NE Leads NFL w/ 69 receptions, but only 3 TDs.
4 Roddy White ATL vs. ARI Has posted back-to-back 100-yard games.
5 Demaryius Thomas DEN vs. SD Put up 2-27-1 in Week 6 against Chargers.
6 Marques Colston NO at OAK Has a TD in five of last six games.
7 Wes Welker NE vs. IND No TDs in last three games.
8 Vincent Jackson TB at CAR Only 4-47 against Panthers in Week 1.
9 Julio Jones ATL vs. ARI Left w/ shin injury, but returned to game.
10 Brandon Marshall CHI at SF (Mon.) Lone offensive bright spot (8-107) vs. HOU.
11 Larry Fitzgerald ARI at ATL Only one 100-yard game, 4 TDs thus far.
12 Eric Decker DEN vs. SD Saw five-game streak w/ TD end last week.
13 Steve Smith CAR vs. TB Bucs allowing second-most pts. to WRs.
14 Randall Cobb GB at DET Cobb has five TDs in last three games.
15 Andre Johnson HOU vs. JAC Had just 3 rec., 21 yds. in Week 2 vs. Jags.
16 Denarius Moore OAK vs. NO Saints allowing most fantasy pts. to WRs.
17 Miles Austin DAL vs. CLE Last TD came in Week 7.
18 Jordy Nelson GB at DET Should be ready after injuring ankle last game.
19 Dez Bryant DAL vs. CLE Averaged 29 ypc on 3 rec. last week.
20 Stevie Johnson BUF vs. MIA (Thurs.) Only one TD since Week 3.
21 Torrey Smith BAL at PIT Both catches last week went for TDs.
22 Mike Wallace PIT vs. BAL Leftwich, not Big Ben will be pulling trigger.
23 Danny Amendola STL vs. NYJ Caught 11 for 102 in return from injury.
24 DeSean Jackson PHI at WAS Averaging 16.3 ypc.
25 James Jones GB at DET Tied for 2nd in league with 8 TD catches.
26 Dwayne Bowe KC vs. CIN No TDs since Week 4.
27 Jeremy Maclin PHI at WAS Dealing with back strain, watch status.
28 Brandon Lloyd NE vs. IND Colts giving up fourth-most fantasy pts to WRs.
29 Malcom Floyd SD at DEN Has a TD in two straight games.
30 Mike Williams TB at CAR Averaged 32 yards on two catches last week.
31 Brian Hartline MIA at BUF (Thurs.) Tenth in the NFL in receiving yards (741).
32 Darrius Heyward-Bey OAK vs. NO Saints have given up 14 TD catches to WRs.
33 Michael Crabtree SF vs. CHI (Mon.) Has caught three TDs in last two games.
34 Lance Moore NO at OAK Had 7 rec. for 91 yards last week vs. Falcons.
35 Cecil Shorts JAC at HOU Put up 6-105-1 last week vs. Colts.
36 Titus Young DET vs. GB Hauled in fourth TD catch last week.
37 Jeremy Kerley NYJ at STL Has seen 8+ targets each of last 3 games.
38 Anquan Boldin BAL at PIT Steelers have allowed only 7 TD rec. by WRs.
39 Andre Roberts ARI at ATL Averaged 21.5 ypc last week vs. Packers.
40 Danario Alexander SD at DEN Put up 5-134-1 last week vs. Tampa Bay.
41 Donnie Avery IND at NE Only TD catch came in Week 1.
42 Josh Gordon CLE at DAL Long plays haven't been there last 2 games.
43 Santana Moss WAS vs. PHI Left last game w/ concussion, should be OK.
44 Emmanuel Sanders PIT vs. BAL Seven targets, only 2 rec. last week.
45 Brandon LaFell CAR vs. TB Bucs have given up most rec. (140) to WRs.
46 Laurent Robinson JAC at HOU Has 15 catches, 24 targets in last two games.
47 Davone Bess MIA at BUF (Thurs.) Has 42 catches, but no TDs.
48 T.Y. Hilton IND at NE Two rushes (30 yds.), no catches last week.
49 Brandon Stokley DEN vs. SD Posted 4-48-1 vs. Chargers in Week 6.
50 Greg Little CLE at DAL Cowboys have given up 6 TD passes to WRs.
51 Leonard Hankerson WAS vs. PHI Just one TD catch on the season.
52 Chris Givens STL vs. NYJ Inactive (suspended) last week, monitor status.
53 Harry Douglas ATL vs. ARI Stepped up when Jones left w/ injury.
54 Justin Blackmon JAC at HOU Longest catch on the season is 36 yards.
55 Donald Jones BUF vs. MIA (Thurs.) Posted 6-74-1 last week against Patriots.
56 Andrew Hawkins CIN at KC Caught first TD since Week 3 last week.
57 Stephen Hill NYJ at STL Didn’t catch a pass last week vs. Seahawks.
58 Randy Moss SF vs. CHI (Mon.) Two or fewer rec. in each of last six games.
59 Brandon Gibson STL vs. NYJ Just three rec. in each of last two games.
60 Ryan Broyles DET vs. GB Only one catch for 6 yards last week.
61 Mario Manningham SF vs. CHI (Mon.) Just one catch for 20 yards last week.
62 Kevin Walter HOU vs. JAC Groin issue has bothered him last few weeks.
63 Kevin Ogletree DAL vs. CLE No catches last week, scored TD in Week 9.
64 Earl Bennett CHI at SF (Mon.) Not seeing enough targets to be relevant.

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

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