Every week fantasy owners have tough decisions to make. Whether it is who to start in their FLEX spot or if they should start a less quality player against a weaker defense. This year Breaking Football offers its advice from two of its best fantasy writers. Between myself (@MikeSports22) and Rob Rose (@RobRoseSports), we have come up with our combined weekly rankings based on PPR scoring.

New England Patriots
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Breaking Football’s Week Five Rankings
Quarterbacks
Rank Name Team Mike’s Ranking Rob’s Ranking
1 Aaron Rodgers Packers 1 1
2 Tom Brady Patriots 2 2
3 Jameis Winston Buccaneers 3 3
4 Dak Prescott Cowboys 4 5
5 Matthew Stafford Lions 5 7
6 Russell Wilson Seahawks 10 4
7 Deshaun Watson Texans 8 9
8 Carson Wentz Eagles 9 10
9 Cam Newton Panthers 13 6
10 Ben Roethlisberger Steelers 7 15
11 Tyrod Taylor Bills 11 12
12 Philip Rivers Chargers 17 8
13 Carson Palmer Cardinals 12 14
14 Alex Smith Chiefs 15 11
15 Marcus Mariota Titans 6 NR
16 Andy Dalton Bengals 14 18
17 Eli Manning Giants 18 16
18 Jared Goff Rams NR 13
19 Sam Bradford Vikings 16 NR
20 Brian Hoyer 49ers NR 17
Running Backs
Rank Name Team Mike’s Ranking Rob’s Ranking
1 Ezekiel Elliot Cowboys 2 1
2 Le’Veon Bell Steelers 1 3
3 Kareem Hunt Chiefs 3 2
4 Todd Gurley Rams 4 5
5 Leonard Fournette Jaguars 5 4
6 Jay Ajayi Dolphins 7 8
7 Melvin Gordon Chargers 8 7
8 LeSean McCoy Bills 9 6
9 Carlos Hyde 49ers 6 10
10 DeMarco Murray Titans 10 9
11 Jordan Howard Bears 13 13
12 Christian McCaffrey Panthers 12 16
13 Frank Gore Colts 11 18
14 Lamar Miller Texans 17 12
15 Latavius Murray Vikings 18 14
16 Doug Martin Buccaneers 15 20
17 Ameer Abdullah Lions 14 24
18 Joe Mixon Bengals 15 25
19 Bilal Powell Jets 33 11
20 Isiah Crowell Browns 30 17
21 Duke Johnson Jr. Browns 19 29
22 Aaron Jones Packers 21 27
23 Theo Riddick Lions 23 28
24 LeGarrette Blount Eagles 28 23
25 Marshawn Lynch Raiders 32 19
26 Eddie Lacy Seahawks 31 21
27 Mike Gillislee Patriots 37 15
28 Tarik Cohen Bears 22 32
29 Jonathan Stewart Panthers 20 35
30 James White Patriots 27 30
31 Alex Collins Ravens 35 22
32 Wendell Smallwood Eagles 25 36
33 Javorius Allen Ravens 24 NR
34 Andre Ellington Cardinals 26 NR
35 Giovani Bernard Bengals 36 31
36 Chris Johnson Cardinals NR 26
37 Wayne Gallman Giants 29 40
38 Jerick McKinnon Vikings 38 34
39 Thomas Rawls Seahawks NR 33
40 Matt Forte Jets 34 NR
Wide Receivers
Rank Name Team Mike’s Ranking Rob’s Ranking
1 Mike Evans Buccaneers 3 1
2 Jordy Nelson Packers 1 4
3 A.J. Green Bengals 2 3
4 Antonio Brown Steelers 4 5
5 Odell Beckham Jr. Giants 7 2
6 Dez Bryant Cowboys 5 8
7 DeAndre Hopkins Texans 6 9
8 Brandin Cooks Patriots 11 7
9 Larry Fitzgerald Cardinals 8 11
10 Doug Baldwin Seahawks 15 6
11 Keenan Allen Chargers 10 13
12 T.Y. Hilton Colts 13 10
13 Pierre Garcon 49ers 12 16
14 Golden Tate Lions 16 12
15 DeVante Parker Dolphins 17 18
16 Stefon Diggs Vikings 9 28
17 Tyreek Hill Chiefs 18 21
18 Jarvis Landry Dolphins 14 26
19 Alshon Jeffery Eagles 26 14
20 Kelvin Benjamin Panthers 24 17
21 Martavis Bryant Steelers 23 20
22 Adam Thielen Vikings 20 24
23 Randall Cobb Packers 21 23
24 Chris Hogan Patriots 19 31
25 DeSean Jackson Buccaneers 22 30
26 Davante Adams Packers 25 27
27 Michael Crabtree Raiders 33 19
28 Amari Cooper Raiders 37 15
29 Jeremy Maclin Ravens 29 25
30 Sammy Watkins Rams 32 22
31 Devin Funchess Panthers 34 33
32 Cooper Kupp Rams 30 40
33 Rishard Matthews Titans 28 46
34 Tyrell Williams Chargers 41 35
35 John Brown Cardinals 27 NR
36 Danny Amendola Patriots 31 48
37 Sterling Shepard Giants 36 44
38 Mike Wallace Ravens 44 36
39 Brandon Marshall Giants NR 29
40 Jermaine Kearse Jets 42 41
41 Donte Moncrief Colts 45 38
42 Nelson Agholor Eagles 49 34
43 Kenny Britt Browns NR 32
44 Will Fuller Texans 35 NR
45 Marquise Lee Jaguars 39 49
46 Allen Hurns Jaguars NR 37
47 Tyler Lockett Seahawks 38 NR
48 Marvin Jones Lions 46 43
49 Eric Decker Titans 48 42
50 J.J. Nelson Cardinals NR 39
Tight Ends
Rank Name Team Mike’s Ranking Rob’s Ranking
1 Rob Gronkowski Patriots 1 1
2 Travis Kelce Chiefs 2 2
3 Zach Ertz Eagles 3 3
4 Kyle Rudolph Vikings 5 6
5 Charles Clay Bills 4 8
6 Delanie Walker Titans 11 4
7 Jimmy Graham Seahawks 12 5
8 Hunter Henry Chargers 9 9
9 Austin Seferian-Jenkins Jets 6 13
10 Jared Cook Raiders 10 11
11 O.J. Howard Buccaneers 16 7
12 Zach Miller Bears 13 12
13 Jack Doyle Colts 7 NR
14 Jason Witten Cowboys 14 14
15 Cameron Brate Buccaneers 8 NR
16 Martellus Bennett Packers 20 10
17 Evan Engram Giants 15 16
18 Benjamin Watson Ravens 18 15
19 Tyler Kroft Bengals 17 18
20 David Njoku Browns 19 17
D/STs
Rank Name Mike’s Ranking Rob’s Ranking
1 Vikings 1 1
2 Ravens 4 3
3 Steelers 2 7
4 Eagles 6 4
5 Chiefs 3 10
6 Lions 5 8
7 Titans 7 6
8 Bills 8 5
9 Seahawks NR 2
10 Rams 12 9
11 Jets 9 15
12 49ers 10 NR
13 Giants 14 12
14 Chargers 11 NR
15 Dolphins NR 11
Kickers
Rank Name Team Mike’s Ranking Rob’s Ranking
1 Stephen Gostkowski Patriots 1 1
2 Justin Tucker Ravens 2 2
3 Greg Zuerlein Rams 3 3
4 Dan Bailey Cowboys 4 4
5 Blair Walsh Seahawks 6 6
6 Graham Gano Panthers 7 7
7 Mason Crosby Packers 5 10
8 Chandler Catanzaro Jets 10 5
9 Ryan Succop Titans 8 8
10 Jake Elliott Eagles 9 11
11 Matt Prater Lions 11 9
12 Adam Vinatieri Colts 12 12

About The Author Mike Fanelli

Mike is a former journalism who spent all four years in high school working for the school newspaper. Now at 24 years old, he is happy to get back into sports writing. Mike is happy to write for Breaking Football as it gives him a platform to get his sports opinions out there.