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Wide receiver non-PPR rankings for Week 10 fantasy football

We take you through some of the best non-PPR wide receivers going in Week 10 for fantasy football, including a few viable streamers.

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Stefon Diggs (14) runs out of bounds after making a catch against the Kansas City Chiefs in the second quarter at Bills Stadium. Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports

Final injury report

Out: John Ross (foot), Laviska Shenault (hamstring), Deebo Samuel (hamstring), Dontrelle Inman (hamstring), Kenny Golladay (hip)
Questionable: N’Keal Harry (concussion), Jerry Jeudy (shoulder), Diontae Spencer (shoulder), Darrius Shepherd (shoulder), Equanimeous St. Brown (knee), Golden Tate (knee), River Cracraft (quadricep), Trent Taylor (back), Penny Hart (knee), Freddie Swain (foot), Jeff Badet (hamstring), Jamal Agnew (ribs)

Thursday injury report

The biggest change on the injury report saw D.J. Chark added due to an illness. The Jaguars made it clear this was no related to Covid-19, but we’ll want to see at least a limited Friday from Chark.

Other than that, we saw John Brown and JuJu Smith-Schuster both get in full work after a day off. Add in Alshon Jeffery getting a second straight full workout in, and some notable wide receivers are getting healthier at the right time.

DNP: D.J. Chark (illness), Darrius Shepherd (shoulder), Deebo Samuel (hamstring), Kenny Golladay (hip),

Limited: N’Keal Harry (concussion), John Ross (foot), Laviska Shenault (hamstring), Equanimeous St. Brown (knee), Sterling Shepard (toe, hip), Golden Tate (knee), Michael Thomas (ankle, hamstring), Dontrelle Inman (hamstring), Jamal Agnew (ribs), Allen Robinson (knee), Cooper Kupp (oblique), Scotty Miller (hip/groin). Chris Godwin (finger)

Full: John Brown (knee), JuJu Smith-Schuster (knee), Bryan Edwards (ankle), Jarvis Landry (hip), Alshon Jeffery (calf), Freddie Swain (foot, shoulder), Adam Thielen (shoulder)

Wednesday injury report

Jerry Jeudy’s shoulder injury is the most notable new name added to the DNPs. Of that could, Kenny Golladay is a decent bet to not play on Sunday, but most of the rest of the DNPs are likely getting normal rest days and should be fine for Sunday. It will be worth keeping an eye on Jeudy’s Thursday practice status.

One notable upgrade is N’Keal Harry. He has been out with a concussion but returned to limited practice on Thursday. He’s trending in the right direction.

DNP: John Brown (knee), JuJu Smith-Schuster (knee), Jerry Jeudy (shoulder), Darrius Shepherd (shoulder), Dontrelle Inman (hamstring), Kenny Golladay (hip)
Limited: N’Keal Harry (concussion), Tim Patrick (hamstring), Diontae Spencer (shoulder), Laviska Shenault (hamstring), Equanimeous St. Brown (knee), Sterling Shepard (toe, hip), Michael Thomas (ankle, hamstring), Chris Godwin (finger), Scott Miller (hip, groin), Jeff Badet (hamstring), Jamal Agnew (ribs)
Full: Bryan Edwards (ankle), Jarvis Landry (hip), Alshon Jeffery (calf)

Week 9 gave us typical results — for 2020, that is. Richie James led the pack in fantasy points in standard scoring formats, posting nine catches for 184 yards and a score. The 49ers scraped the bottom of the barrel for receivers, and they came up with James, who still couldn’t help the fight. For the record, James holds a career-high of 264 receiving yards in the 2019 season... so he’s almost there.

Other notable performances include the likes of Breshad Perriman, Curtis Samuel, Marquez Valdes-Scantling and, of course, Jakobi Myers. Week by week, it only becomes more abundantly clear that the top-end wideouts of 2020 fantasy drafts were Davante Adams and Tyreek Hill, and it’s not remotely close.

Injury news

The two injuries that will be those concerning to fantasy managers heading into Week 10 will be those of Kenny Golladay (hip) and Calvin Ridley (foot). Luckily, the Atlanta Falcons are entering a bye, which provides Ridley some extra time to heal up. Kenny Golladay, however, isn’t so lucky to happen across a bye. Golladay’s hip injury hasn’t been formally announced, and his status for Week 10 remains unknown.

Other injuries to monitor include that of Sammy Watkins (hamstring), who gets a bye and could return after the break.

To players to note for Thursday Night Football: T.Y. Hilton (groin) has been announced as being “very close” to a return. Adam Humphries suffered a concussion in Week 8 that required him to be carted off of the field. The short week should be of concern to anyone hoping on their fantasy production for Week 10.

Dolphins wideout Preston Williams left Week 9’s outing on a cart following his fourth touchdown catch of the season. The Dolphins describe him as “day-to-day” with a foot sprain, but monitoring practice reports will be key to understanding his progress into Week 10.

Week 10 byes

The Atlanta Falcons, Dallas Cowboys, Kansas City Chiefs and New York Jets are on bye in Week 10. Fantasy managers will be without several top-tier wide receivers, including Julio Jones, Calvin Ridley, the Cowboys trio and Tyreek Hill. Breshad Perriman and Jamison Crowder are out as well.

Streaming options

Brandin Cooks, Texans

The Texans have certainly seen an uptick in offensive tempo without Bill O’Brien on the sideline. With that has come the arrival of Brandin Cooks. Cooks is averaging nearly five catches per game and has managed a score in three of his last four games. This week, Texans will face the Cleveland Browns who are returning from bye. The Browns have allowed just three 100-receiving yard performances all season, but they have been generous with touchdowns — tying for the fifth-most receiving touchdowns allowed to WRs on the season.

Darnell Mooney, Bears

Nick Foles has been (quietly) feeding Darnell Mooney targets while he earned a starting position on the field in each of the last two weeks. In that span, he’s seen 17 targets, reeling in 10 for 112 receiving yards and a score. This week, the Bears will face the Minnesota Vikings on Monday Night Football. This defensive unit has allowed an average of two scores per game to wide receivers, including four games with 2+ TDs to a single receiver. Mooney poses some touchdown upside as a new preferred target for the Bears.

Wide receiver non-PPR rankings for Week 3

Rk Name Team Opp
Rk Name Team Opp
1 Tyreek Hill KC vs LAC
2 Davante Adams GB @ SF
3 Stefon Diggs BUF vs WAS
4 D.K. Metcalf SEA @ MIN
5 DeAndre Hopkins ARI @ JAC
6 Calvin Ridley ATL @ NYG
7 Tyler Lockett SEA @ MIN
8 Keenan Allen LAC @ KC
9 CeeDee Lamb DAL vs PHI
10 Justin Jefferson MIN vs SEA
11 Adam Thielen MIN vs SEA
12 D.J. Moore CAR @ HOU
13 Deebo Samuel SF vs GB
14 A.J. Brown TEN vs IND
15 Julio Jones TEN vs IND
16 Cooper Kupp LAR vs TB
17 Marquise Brown BAL @ DET
18 Mike Evans TB @ LAR
19 Chris Godwin TB @ LAR
20 Amari Cooper DAL vs PHI
21 Terry McLaurin WAS @ BUF
22 Allen Robinson II CHI @ CLE
23 Tee Higgins CIN @ PIT
24 Mike Williams LAC @ KC
25 Courtland Sutton DEN vs NYJ
26 Robert Woods LAR vs TB
27 Ja'Marr Chase CIN @ PIT
28 Antonio Brown TB @ LAR
29 Kenny Golladay NYG vs ATL
30 DeVonta Smith PHI @ DAL
31 Brandin Cooks HOU vs CAR
32 Diontae Johnson PIT vs CIN
33 Chase Claypool PIT vs CIN
34 Robby Anderson CAR @ HOU
35 Corey Davis NYJ @ DEN
36 Marvin Jones Jr. JAC vs ARI
37 Sterling Shepard NYG vs ATL
38 Michael Pittman Jr. IND @ TEN
39 Tyler Boyd CIN @ PIT
40 Jaylen Waddle MIA @ LV
41 JuJu Smith-Schuster PIT vs CIN
42 Rondale Moore ARI @ JAC
43 Odell Beckham Jr. CLE vs CHI
44 Tim Patrick DEN vs NYJ
45 K.J. Osborn MIN vs SEA
46 D.J. Chark Jr. JAC vs ARI
47 Jakobi Meyers NE vs NO
48 Darnell Mooney CHI @ CLE
49 Nelson Agholor NE vs NO
50 Bryan Edwards LV vs MIA
51 Henry Ruggs III LV vs MIA
52 Christian Kirk ARI @ JAC
53 Jalen Reagor PHI @ DAL
54 Laviska Shenault Jr. JAC vs ARI
55 Mecole Hardman KC vs LAC
56 Zach Pascal IND @ TEN
57 Sammy Watkins BAL @ DET
58 Marquez Callaway NO @ NE
59 Emmanuel Sanders BUF vs WAS
60 Cole Beasley BUF vs WAS
61 DeVante Parker MIA @ LV
62 Darius Slayton NYG vs ATL
63 Marquez Valdes-Scantling GB @ SF
64 Tyrell Williams DET vs BAL
65 Dyami Brown WAS @ BUF
66 Terrace Marshall Jr. CAR @ HOU
67 Will Fuller V MIA @ LV
68 Jamison Crowder NYJ @ DEN
69 Gabriel Davis BUF vs WAS
70 Elijah Moore NYJ @ DEN
71 Quintez Cephus DET vs BAL
72 KJ Hamler DEN vs NYJ
73 Russell Gage ATL @ NYG
74 Van Jefferson LAR vs TB
75 Cedrick Wilson DAL vs PHI
76 Hunter Renfrow LV vs MIA
77 Amon-Ra St. Brown DET vs BAL
78 Brandon Aiyuk SF vs GB
79 Cordarrelle Patterson ATL @ NYG
80 A.J. Green ARI @ JAC
81 Donovan Peoples-Jones CLE vs CHI
82 Quez Watkins PHI @ DAL
83 Anthony Schwartz CLE vs CHI
84 Demarcus Robinson KC vs LAC
85 Rashard Higgins CLE vs CHI
86 Allen Lazard GB @ SF
87 Randall Cobb GB @ SF
88 Kendrick Bourne NE vs NO
89 Deonte Harris NO @ NE
90 Jalen Guyton LAC @ KC
91 Trent Sherfield SF vs GB
92 Adam Humphries WAS @ BUF
93 Chris Conley HOU vs CAR
94 Freddie Swain SEA @ MIN
95 Byron Pringle KC vs LAC
96 Braxton Berrios NYJ @ DEN
97 Chester Rogers TEN vs IND
98 Olamide Zaccheaus ATL @ NYG
99 Joshua Palmer LAC @ KC
100 Kalif Raymond DET vs BAL
101 James Washington PIT vs CIN
102 Albert Wilson MIA @ LV
103 DeSean Jackson LAR vs TB
104 Preston Williams MIA @ LV
105 Kadarius Toney NYG vs ATL
106 Mohamed Sanu Sr. SF vs GB
107 Parris Campbell IND @ TEN
108 Trinity Benson DET vs BAL
109 Brandon Zylstra CAR @ HOU
110 Devin Duvernay BAL @ DET
111 Greg Ward PHI @ DAL
112 Andre Roberts HOU vs CAR
113 Chris Hogan NO @ NE
114 Tutu Atwell LAR vs TB
115 Tyron Johnson JAC vs ARI
116 Cam Sims WAS @ BUF
117 Mike Strachan IND @ TEN
118 Lil'Jordan Humphrey NO @ NE
119 Tyler Johnson TB @ LAR
120 Ashton Dulin IND @ TEN
121 Marquise Goodwin CHI @ CLE
122 Auden Tate CIN @ PIT
123 Keelan Cole Sr. NYJ @ DEN
124 Ihmir Smith-Marsette MIN vs SEA
125 Amari Rodgers GB @ SF
126 Scotty Miller TB @ LAR
127 Breshad Perriman CHI @ CLE
128 Tylan Wallace BAL @ DET
129 Andy Isabella ARI @ JAC
130 Dede Westbrook MIN vs SEA
131 Simi Fehoko DAL vs PHI
132 Seth Williams DEN vs NYJ
133 Collin Johnson NYG vs ATL