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NFL Week 8 TE and DST Rankings, Start, Sit, Streams | 2021 Fantasy Football Rankings

Pat Mayo reveals his 2021 Week 8 TE rankings, starts, sits and Week 8 DST streams for fantasy football.

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Fantasy Football 2021 Week 8 TE Rankings (1/2 PPR)

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Ranking Player Name Team Opp Salary
Ranking Player Name Team Opp Salary
1 Travis Kelce KC NYG MNF
2 Kyle Pitts ATL CAR $6,300
3 Mike Gesicki MIA BUF $5,000
4 TJ Hockenson DET PHI $5,400
5 Dallas Goedert PHI DET $4,700
6 Rob Gronkowski TB NO
7 Ricky Seals-Jones WAS DEN $3,800
8 Noah Fant DEN WAS $4,900
9 Tyler Higbee LAR HOU $4,500
10 Pat Freiermuth PIT CLE $3,600
11 Dalton Schultz DAL MIN SNF
12 CJ Uzomah CIN NYJ $3,700
13 Robert Tonyan GB ARI TNF
14 Dan Arnold JAX SEA $2,800
15 Hunter Henry NE LAC $4,200
16 Tyler Conklin MIN DAL SNF
17 O.J. Howard TB NO $3,000
18 Mo Alie-Cox IND TEN $3,200
19 Jared Cook LAC NE $3,400
20 Cole Kmet CHI SF $3,100
21 Gerald Everett SEA JAX $3,300
22 Jonnu Smith NE LAC $2,800
23 Evan Engram NYG KC MNF
24 Blake Jarwin DAL MIN SNF
25 Ross Dwelley SF CHI $2,800
26 Anthony Firkser TEN IND $2,700
27 Austin Hooper CLE PIT $3,100
28 Jordan Akins HOU LAR $2,500
29 Donald Parham Jr. LAC NE $2,600
30 Hayden Hurst ATL CAR $2,900
31 David Njoku CLE PIT $3,000
32 Ian Thomas CAR ATL $2,900
33 Jack Doyle IND TEN $2,600
34 Tommy Tremble CAR ATL $2,600
35 Will Dissly SEA JAX $2,500

Fantasy Football 2021 Week 8 DST Rankings


Ranking Player Name Team Position Opp Salary
Ranking Player Name Team Position Opp Salary
1 Rams LAR DST HOU $5,100
2 Bills BUF DST MIA $3,300
3 Eagles PHI DST DET $2,700
4 49ers SF DST CHI $3,500
5 Bengals CIN DST NYJ $3,600
6 Buccaneers TB DST NO $4,200
7 Football Team WAS DST DEN $2,100
8 Browns CLE DST PIT $3,000
9 Bears CHI DST SF $2,700
10 Cowboys DAL DST MIN SNF
11 Panthers CAR DST ATL $3,100
12 Steelers PIT DST CLE $4,300
13 Chargers LAC DST NE $3,200
14 Broncos DEN DST WAS $3,400
15 Titans TEN DST IND $2,600
16 Chiefs KC DST NYG MNF
17 Giants NYG DST KC MNF

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