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Wide receiver non-PPR rankings for Week 1 fantasy football

We take you through some of the best non-PPR wide receivers going in Week 1 for fantasy football, including a few viable streamers.

Davante Adams #17 of the Green Bay Packers celebrates after running in a 40-yard touchdown catch against the Seattle Seahawks in the third quarter of the NFC Divisional Playoff game at Lambeau Field on January 12, 2020 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Photo by Quinn Harris/Getty Images

Wednesday injury report: NFL teams released their first injury reports of the 2020 season on Wednesday for Week 1. Among wide receivers, the following made an appearance:

Brandin Cooks (quadricep) — Questionable — there’s a good chance he misses Thursday’s opener. Even if he does play, a soft tissue injury is concerning for aggravation

Kenny Golladay (hamstring) — Limited participation — worth tracking to see if he improves to full

Amari Cooper (hamstring) — Full participation — should be good to go on Sunday

Nelson Agholor (groin), Bryan Edwards (knee) — Full participation — should be good to go on Sunday

Curtis Samuel (hamstring) — Full participation — should be good to go on Sunday

DeVante Parker (hamstring), Preston Williams (knee) — Limited participation — worth tracking to see if they improve to full

Julian Edelman (knee) — Limited participation — likely nothing, but worth tracking to see if he improves to full

Jamison Crowder (hamstring), Denzel Mims (hamstring), Breshad Perriman (knee) — Full participation — should be good to go on Sunday

Alshon Jeffery (foot) — DNP — Expected to miss multiple weeks

Jalen Reagor (shoulder) — Limited participation — expected to miss opener, but was a surprise not to be a DNP on Wednesday, so chance he could maybe play

Antonio Gandy Golden (concussion) — Full participation — should be good to go on Sunday

Deebo Samuel (foot), Brandon Aiyuk (hamstring) — DNP — both are fairly significant question marks for Sunday

Mike Evans (hamstring) — DNP — uncertain for Sunday with Bruce Arians saying it could go all the way down to the wire of a game-time decision

Football is back! Right? Yeah, it is! And we’re back with weekly fantasy football rankings. With no preseason games and limited to no fans in the stadiums, it will likely take these teams a little while to get to top performance. The good news is, we’ve all watched a lot of bad football in our days and somehow managed not to gouge our own eyes out. Oh, and great players make great plays and we’ll see those as well.

The Vikings still have good safety play, but their corners have hit the skids and Adams is the only reliable receiver in Green Bay to start the season. I expect 15 targets for my No. 1 receiver this week.

Tyreek Hill might end up moving up to the No. 1 slot the more I look at this Texans secondary. But, I’ll probably continue to play it safe with Michael Thomas and dams ahead of him. If I were ranking solely on upside, Hill would be at the top in all standard scoring.

I expect Marcus Lattimore to take on Mike Evans more often than not this week while Chris Godwin should find a bit more room as he travels around the formation. We haven’t seen this offense with Tom Brady at the helm yet, but I’m all in on Godwin in a game where the Bucs will need to score to keep up with the Saints.

DeVante Parker was a high draft pick for me this season and he played Stephon Gilmore well last season, but I still have to drop him in the rankings quite a bit this week. But, if Gilmore follows Parker, there’s a good shot Preston Williams can find some room this week.

Streaming WRs

DeSean Jackson, Eagles

With injuries to Jalen Reagor and Alshon Jeffery, Jackson should be the No. 1 wide receiver for the Eagles against a poor pass defense. He went off against Washington last season in his only full game and if you have him on your team, this is the day you must play him.

Curtis Samuel, Panthers

Reports out of camp weren’t great for Samuel, but I’m not too worried. He’s not a safe play by any means, but his speed and after the catch ability should end up working great in Joe Brady’s offense. Add in the Raiders weak pass defense, and Samuel’s upside is high.

Wide receiver non-PPR rankings for Week 4

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