Football 2013

Top 100 fantasy football player rankings

Updated: 2013-08-24T15:48:00Z

By LADD BIRO

Special to The Star

The Top 100 is a consolidated view of individual positional rankings, with players slotted according to their respective values. This is not a recommended draft order. Players may be drafted significantly higher or lower based upon their perceived value to other owners. Use these rankings to tailor your draft strategy, with a goal of selecting as many “Elite” and “Near elite” players as possible.

Rank Player Team Position Rating
1.C.J. SpillerBuffaloRBElite
2.Marshawn LynchSeattleRBElite
3.Arian FosterHoustonRBElite
4.Adrian PetersonMinnesotaRBElite
5.Ray RiceBaltimoreRBElite
6.Peyton ManningDenverQBElite
7.Chris JohnsonTennesseeRBElite
8.Drew BreesNew OrleansQBElite
9.Aaron RodgersGreen BayQBElite
10.Dez BryantDallasWRElite
11.Calvin JohnsonDetroitWRElite
12.LeSean McCoyPhiladelphiaRBElite
13.Doug MartinTampa BayRBElite
14.A.J. GreenCincinnatiWRElite
15.Randall CobbGreen BayWRElite
16.Matt RyanAtlantaQBElite
17.Stevan RidleyNew EnglandRBNear elite
18.Brandon MarshallChicagoWRElite
19.Jimmy GrahamNew OrleansTEElite
20.Tom BradyNew EnglandQBElite
21.Alfred MorrisWashingtonRBNear elite
22.Jamaal CharlesChiefsRBNear elite
23.Julio JonesAtlantaWRElite
24.Robert Griffin IIIWashingtonQBNear elite
25.Vincent JacksonTampa BayWRElite
26.Victor CruzN.Y. GiantsWRElite
27.Jason WittenDallasTEElite
28.Cam NewtonCarolinaQBNear elite
29.Matt ForteChicagoRBNear elite
30.Roddy WhiteAtlantaWRNear elite
31.Rob GronkowskiNew EnglandTEElite
32.Tony RomoDallasQBNear elite
33.Wes WelkerDenverWRNear elite
34.Andre JohnsonHoustonWRNear elite
35.Larry FitzgeraldArizonaWRNear elite
36.Maurice Jones-DrewJacksonvilleRBNear elite
37.Andrew LuckIndianapolisQBNear elite
38.Demaryius ThomasDenverWRNear elite
39.Marques ColstonNew OrleansWRNear elite
40.Tony GonzalezAtlantaTEElite
41.Matthew StaffordDetroitQBNear elite
42.T.Y. HiltonIndianapolisWRNear elite
43.Antonio BrownPittsburghWRNear elite
44.Hakeem NicksN.Y. GiantsWRNear elite
45.Trent RichardsonClevelandRBNear elite
46.Steven JacksonAtlantaRBNear elite
47.Matt SchaubHoustonQBSolid
48.Vernon DavisSan FranciscoTENear elite
49.Mike WallaceMiamiWRSolid
50.Danny AmendolaNew EnglandWRSolid
51.DeMarco MurrayDallasRBSolid
52.Russell WilsonSeattleQBSolid
53.Greg OlsenCarolinaTENear elite
54.Antonio GatesSan DiegoTENear elite
55.Torrey SmithBaltimoreWRSolid
56.Jordy NelsonGreen BayWRSolid
57.DeSean JacksonPhiladelphiaWRSolid
58.Stevie JohnsonBuffaloWRSolid
59.Frank GoreSan FranciscoRBSolid
60.Reggie BushDetroitRBSolid
61.Colin KaepernickSan FranciscoQBSolid
62.Dwayne BoweChiefsWRSolid
63.Eric DeckerDenverWRSolid
64.Eli ManningN.Y. GiantsQBSolid
65.Chris IvoryN.Y. JetsRBSolid
66.SeahawksSeattleD/STElite
67.Darren McFaddenOaklandRBSolid
68.Reggie WayneIndianpolisWRSolid
69.49ersSan FranciscoD/STElite
70.Cecil ShortsJacksonvilleWRSolid
71.Darren SprolesNew OrleansRBSolid
72.David WilsonN.Y. GiantsRBSolid
73.Jared CookSt. LouisTENear elite
74.Rashard MendenhallArizonaRBSolid
75.Ben RoethlisbergerPittsburghQBSolid
76.Greg JenningsMinnesotaWRSolid
77.Jermichael FinleyGreen BayTENear elite
78.Steve SmithCarolinaWRSolid
79.Lamar MillerMiamiRBSolid
80.Ahmad BradshawIndianapolisRBSolid
81.Anquan BoldinSan FranciscoWRSolid
82.Pierre GarconWashingtonWRSolid
83.Miles AustinDallasWRSolid
84.DeAndre HopkinsHoustonWRSolid
85.Andy DaltonCincinnatiQBSolid
86.Jordan CameronClevelandTESolid
87.Joe FlaccoBaltimoreQBSolid
88.Daryl RichardsonSt. LouisRBMarginal
89.Mike WilliamsTampa BayWRMarginal
90.Tavon AustinSt. LouisWRMarginal
91.Ryan MathewsSan DiegoRBMarginal
92.Ryan TannehillMiamiQBSolid
93.Montee BallDenverRBMarginal
94.Josh GordonClevelandWRMarginal
95.James JonesGreen BayWRMarginal
96.BearsChicagoD/STElite
97.DeAngelo WilliamsCarolinaRBMarginal
98.Martellus BennettChicagoTESolid
99.BenJarvus Green-EllisCincinnatiRBMarginal
100.Eddie LacyGreen BayRBMarginal

Ladd Biro was chosen Football Writer of the Year by the Fantasy Sports Writers Association for 2010 and 2011. Follow all his advice daily at the Fantasy Fools blog, Facebook or Twitter @ladd_biro.

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