Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 3 WRs
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Fantasy Football Matchup Analyzer: Week 3

This tool is not meant to be a replacement for our weekly player rankings, although matchups are taken into consideration for those as well. You shouldn't bench a stud player who has a difficult matchup or automatically start a fantasy backup who has an easy matchup. It's meant to be a helpful tool when deciding between two closely ranked players. The matchups are graded on how many fantasy points the opposing team surrendered to this position on average.

Week:

Easiest Matchups

  1. Kansas City at Miami (allows 29.7 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Dwayne Bowe (Out), WR2 Donnie Avery
  2. Cleveland vs. Baltimore (allows 28.1 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Josh Gordon, WR2 Greg Little, WR3 Andrew Hawkins, WR4 Travis Benjamin (IR)
  3. Denver at Seattle (allows 25.4 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Demaryius Thomas (Pro), WR2 Wes Welker (Out), WR3 Emmanuel Sanders (Pro), WR4 Andre Caldwell, WR5 Jordan Norwood
  4. Tennessee at Cincinnati (allows 25.3 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Kendall Wright, WR2 Nate Washington, WR3 Justin Hunter, WR4 Dexter McCluster
  5. St. Louis vs. Dallas (allows 25.0 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Tavon Austin (Out), WR2 Chris Givens, WR3 Stedman Bailey, WR4 Kenny Britt (Out), WR5 Austin Pettis
  6. Cincinnati vs. Tennessee (allows 25.0 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 A.J. Green, WR2 Marvin Jones, WR3 Mohamed Sanu, WR4 Brandon Tate
  7. New York Jets vs. Chicago (allows 24.6 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Eric Decker (Pro), WR2 Stephen Hill (IR), WR3 Jeremy Kerley (Pro), WR4 David Nelson, WR4 Jacoby Ford (Out)
  8. Detroit vs. Green Bay (allows 24.6 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Calvin Johnson (Out), WR2 Golden Tate, WR3 Kris Durham, WR4 Jeremy Ross, WR5 Kevin Ogletree
  9. Buffalo vs. San Diego (allows 24.4 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Stevie Johnson (Out), WR2 Robert Woods, WR2 Mike Williams (IR), WR3 Marquise Goodwin (Pro), WR4 T.J. Graham
  10. Houston at New York Giants (allows 24.2 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Andre Johnson (Pro), WR2 DeAndre Hopkins (Pro), WR3 Keshawn Martin

Toughest Matchups

  1. San Diego at Buffalo (allows 15.5 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Keenan Allen, WR2 Vincent Brown, WR3 Eddie Royal (Pro), WR4 Seyi Ajirotutu
  2. Jacksonville vs. Indianapolis (allows 15.9 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Justin Blackmon (Sus), WR2 Cecil Shorts (IR), WR3 Ace Sanders (Pro), WR4 Mike Brown (Pro)
  3. New York Giants vs. Houston (allows 16.8 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Victor Cruz (Out), WR2 Rueben Randle, WR3 Jerrel Jernigan, WR4 Mario Manningham (IR), WR5 Trindon Holliday (Pro)
  4. Atlanta vs. Tampa Bay (allows 17.7 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Julio Jones (IR), WR2 Roddy White, WR3 Harry Douglas, WR4 Devin Hester, WR5 Drew Davis
  5. Arizona vs. San Francisco (allows 18.6 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Larry Fitzgerald, WR2 Michael Floyd, WR3 Ted Ginn
  6. Carolina vs. Pittsburgh (allows 18.9 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Jerricho Cotchery, WR2 Marvin McNutt, WR3 Tiquan Underwood, WR3 Tavarres King (Out)
  7. New Orleans vs. Minnesota (allows 20.2 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Marques Colston (Pro), WR2 Kenny Stills, WR3 Nick Toon (Out), WR4 Robert Meachem
  8. Baltimore at Cleveland (allows 20.3 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Torrey Smith (Pro), WR2 Steve Smith (Out), WR3 Jacoby Jones, WR4 Marlon Brown, WR5 Deonte Thompson (Out)
  9. Indianapolis at Jacksonville (allows 20.3 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 T.Y. Hilton, WR2 Hakeem Nicks, WR3 Reggie Wayne (IR), WR4 Da'Rick Rogers, WR5 LaVon Brazill
  10. Chicago at New York Jets (allows 20.5 points per game to WRs)
    WR1 Brandon Marshall, WR2 Alshon Jeffery, WR3 Domenik Hixon, WR4 Marquess Wilson, WR4 Josh Morgan (Out)
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