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Wide receiver PPR rankings for Week 14 fantasy football

We take you through some of the best PPR wide receivers going in Week 14 for fantasy football, including a few viable streamers.

Jamison Crowder #82 of the New York Jets in action against the Arizona Cardinals at MetLife Stadium on October 11, 2020 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Cardinals defeated the Jets 30-10. Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images

Final injury report

Julio Jones is out against the Chargers. Calvin Ridley becomes a stronger play than usual.

Jamison Crowder didn’t practice on Friday after hurting his calf in Thursday’s practice. He is listed as questionable, so maybe he does still have a chance to play, but the DNP is not a good sign. If Corwder can’t go Braxton Berrios would take his slot work while Breshad Perriman would see extra targets, especially with Denzel Mims out as well.

D.J. Moore isn’t expected to play due to Covid-19. Curtis Samuel and Robby Anderson should get bumps in usage.

DeAndre Hopkins is listed as questionable, but is expected to play against the Giants.

Brandin Cooks and Keke Coutee are both questionable against the Bears. Coutee practiced in full Thursday and Friday and seems ready to go while Cooks was limited all week and appears on track to play.

A.J. Brown, Michael Thomas, Allen Lazard, Chase Claypool, Allen Robinson, Mike Evans, and Deebo Samuel have all been taken off the injury report for Week 14.

Out: Julio Jones (hamstring), Kenny Golladay (hip), Denzel Mims (non-injury related)
Doubtful: N/A
Questionable: Jamison Crowder (calf), DeAndre Hopkins (neck, back), Tee Higgins (hamstring), Equanimeous St. Brown (knee, concussion), Brandin Cooks (foot, neck), Keke Coutee (knee)

Thursday injury report

DeAndre Hopkins has yet to practice with neck and back injuries. He still has a real shot of playing against the Giants.

A.J. Brown has missed two practices. He’ll likely need to practice on Friday to be able to play against the Jaguars.

Mike Evans missed practice after getting limited work in on Thursday. He does get rest days, so there still is a chance he’ll suit up.

Denzel Mims will not play this week due to a personal matter, while Jamison Crowder was limited with a calf injury.

Julio Jones didn’t practice on Thursday. Like Evans and Hopkins, he doesn’t need to practice much to play, but it would be good to see them get out there Friday.

DNP: Kenny Golladay (hip), Mike Evans (hamstring), Chase Claypool (illness), A.J. Brown (ankle), Julio Jones (hamstring), DeAndre Hopkins (neck/back)
Limited: Julio Jones (hamstring), Tee Higgins (hamstring), Jerry Jeudy (ankle), Allen Lazard (core), Equanimeous St. Brown (knee, concussion), Brandin Cooks (foot, neck), Keke Coutee (knee), Laviska Shenault (thumb), Deebo Samuel (limited)
Full: Nelson Agholor (ankle), Tyreek Hill (illness), Chris Godwin (finger), Terry McLaurin (ankle), Jarvis Landry (hip)

Wednesday injury report

A.J. Brown missed Wednesday with an ankle injury. This is a new injury and his usual maintenance day for a knee injury has been Thursday, so there is cause for some concern.

Deebo Samuel missed practice with a foot contusion. There is optimism that he’ll be able to play though.

Tyreek Hill missed practice due to an illness. Considering Clyde Edwards-Helaire didn’t play last week due to an illness, it is worth keeping an eye on Hill’s status.

Kenny Golladay is still not practicing. He looks unlikely to play against Green Bay.

Denzel Mims is tending to a personal matter that could impact his status this week.

DNP: Equanimeous St. Brown (knee, concussion), Tyreek Hill (illness), Chris Godwin (finger), A.J. Brown (ankle), Deebo Samuel (foot), Julio Jones (hamstring), Denzel Mims (personal)
Limited: Tee Higgins (hamstring), Keke Coutee (knee), Allen Robinson (knee), Mike Evans (hamstring), Breshad Perriman (shoulder), Alshon Jeffery (calf), Michael Thomas (ankle), Terry McLaurin (ankle), Jerry Jeudy (limited)
Full: N/A

Week 14 didn’t have any Darren Waller-esque fantasy avalanches from the wide receiver position, but there were plenty of big games from the position. Corey Davis led the way with his best game of the season, as he caught 11 passes for 182 yards and a touchdown. Negative game script helped Davis to his most targets (12) on the year. With some easy matchups on the slate, Davis likely won’t see that volume again, but he has had a consistent floor all season.

The T.Y. Hilton resurgence was unforeseen, as he caught his first two touchdowns over the last two weeks and had his first 80- and 100-yard games as well. It’s hard to trust him, but the Colts get two great matchups the next two weeks and Hilton could keep his streak going.

Jamison Crowder was one of three receivers to catch two touchdowns last week and it was good to see him get back into the plus column. Injuries have slowed him down, but he looks like he might have righted the ship with the Seahawks up next.

Injury news

Chris Godwin had pins removed from his thumb this week, but there’s a good chance he’ll be ready by Sunday when the Bucs take on the Vikings.

D.J. Moore has an ankle injury and to add illness to injury, he also has Covid-19. He’s not going to play against the Broncos.

Adam Humphries has been put on IR.

Bye weeks

There are no teams on bye in Week 14.

Streaming options

D.J. Chark, Jaguars

Chark hasn’t been a useful fantasy commodity for much of the season, but a matchup with the poor Titans secondary could help him this week. He also will again have Mike Glennon throwing him the ball. That may not sound like the best thing, but Glennon has played pretty well since starting and he’s been throwing deep more than any quarterback. It’s still risky, but Chark’s upside this week is great.

Jamison Crowder, Jets

The Seahawks pass defense has played better of late, but they are still a weak group. Add that to the fact that the Jets pass defense is likely to be smoked by D.K. Metcalf and company and we have a recipe for plenty of passing.

Wide receiver PPR rankings for Week 18

Rk Name Team Opp
Rk Name Team Opp
1 Cooper Kupp LAR vs SF
2 Deebo Samuel SF @ LAR
3 Tyreek Hill KC @ DEN
4 Justin Jefferson MIN vs CHI
5 Stefon Diggs BUF vs NYJ
6 Ja'Marr Chase CIN @ CLE
7 A.J. Brown TEN @ HOU
8 Diontae Johnson PIT @ BAL
9 Mike Evans TB vs CAR
10 Tee Higgins CIN @ CLE
11 Keenan Allen LAC @ LV
12 CeeDee Lamb DAL @ PHI
13 Amon-Ra St. Brown DET vs GB
14 Hunter Renfrow LV vs LAC
15 D.K. Metcalf SEA @ ARI
16 Jaylen Waddle MIA vs NE
17 Michael Pittman Jr. IND @ JAC
18 Tyler Lockett SEA @ ARI
19 Brandin Cooks HOU vs TEN
20 Odell Beckham Jr. LAR vs SF
21 Christian Kirk ARI vs SEA
22 Van Jefferson LAR vs SF
23 Amari Cooper DAL @ PHI
24 DJ Moore CAR @ TB
25 Marquise Brown BAL vs PIT
26 Darnell Mooney CHI @ MIN
27 Terry McLaurin WAS @ NYG
28 Brandon Aiyuk SF @ LAR
29 Mike Williams LAC @ LV
30 Russell Gage ATL vs NO
31 Cordarrelle Patterson ATL vs NO
32 Elijah Moore NYJ @ BUF
33 Tyler Boyd CIN @ CLE
34 Chase Claypool PIT @ BAL
35 DeVante Parker MIA vs NE
36 Jakobi Meyers NE @ MIA
37 Cyril Grayson Jr. TB vs CAR
38 A.J. Green ARI vs SEA
39 K.J. Osborn MIN vs CHI
40 Braxton Berrios NYJ @ BUF
41 Kendrick Bourne NE @ MIA
42 Jarvis Landry CLE vs CIN
43 Jerry Jeudy DEN vs KC
44 Josh Reynolds DET vs GB
45 Cole Beasley BUF vs NYJ
46 Rashod Bateman BAL vs PIT
47 Courtland Sutton DEN vs KC
48 Gabriel Davis BUF vs NYJ
49 Marquez Callaway NO @ ATL
50 Marvin Jones Jr. JAC vs IND
51 Julio Jones TEN @ HOU
52 Joshua Palmer LAC @ LV
53 DeVonta Smith PHI vs DAL
54 Zay Jones LV vs LAC
55 Breshad Perriman TB vs CAR
56 Donovan Peoples-Jones CLE vs CIN
57 Cedrick Wilson Jr. DAL @ PHI
58 Kenny Golladay NYG vs WAS
59 Isaiah McKenzie BUF vs NYJ
60 Allen Robinson II CHI @ MIN
61 Kadarius Toney NYG vs WAS
62 Davante Adams GB @ DET
63 Jamison Crowder NYJ @ BUF
64 Tim Patrick DEN vs KC
65 Robby Anderson CAR @ TB
66 Allen Lazard GB @ DET
67 Marquez Valdes-Scantling GB @ DET
68 T.Y. Hilton IND @ JAC
69 Laquon Treadwell JAC vs IND
70 Mecole Hardman KC @ DEN
71 Tyler Johnson TB vs CAR
72 Emmanuel Sanders BUF vs NYJ
73 Byron Pringle KC @ DEN
74 Jalen Guyton LAC @ LV
75 Antoine Wesley ARI vs SEA
76 Laviska Shenault Jr. JAC vs IND
77 Quez Watkins PHI vs DAL
78 Nelson Agholor NE @ MIA
79 Rondale Moore ARI vs SEA
80 Nico Collins HOU vs TEN
81 Nick Westbrook-Ikhine TEN @ HOU
82 Jauan Jennings SF @ LAR
83 DeSean Jackson LV vs LAC
84 Demarcus Robinson KC @ DEN
85 Tre'Quan Smith NO @ ATL
86 Scotty Miller TB vs CAR
87 DeAndre Carter WAS @ NYG
88 Damiere Byrd CHI @ MIN
89 Bryan Edwards LV vs LAC
90 Malik Taylor GB @ DET
91 Olamide Zaccheaus ATL vs NO
92 Jalen Reagor PHI vs DAL
93 Darius Slayton NYG vs WAS
94 Keelan Cole Sr. NYJ @ BUF
95 Kalif Raymond DET vs GB
96 Adam Humphries WAS @ NYG
97 Tavon Austin JAC vs IND
98 Kristian Wilkerson NE @ MIA
99 Ray-Ray McCloud PIT @ BAL
100 Noah Brown DAL @ PHI
101 Zach Pascal IND @ JAC
102 Lil'Jordan Humphrey NO @ ATL
103 Rashard Higgins CLE vs CIN
104 Chris Conley HOU vs TEN
105 D'Wayne Eskridge SEA @ ARI
106 James Washington PIT @ BAL
107 Ashton Dulin IND @ JAC
108 Malik Turner DAL @ PHI
109 Pharoh Cooper NYG vs WAS
110 Curtis Samuel WAS @ NYG
111 Cam Sims WAS @ NYG
112 Demetric Felton CLE vs CIN