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Week 15 All In Rankings: Cutler Returns, Cousins To Start

by Jake Ciely
Dec 13, 2013 10:26 PM EST



Whether your league started last week, or it's one of the four-team setups, we're officially talking playoffs. Congrats for getting there, but let me share the most important nugget of information you will ever need: don't get cute. Sure, there are some "stars" who have disappointed of late. However, more often than not, benching a star for a one-week star (a la Steve Smith for Da'Rick Rogers) comes back to bite you... hard! The playoffs are not where you want to overthink or start surprise names for those who got you here. Trust your studs. Quarterbacks Rank Player Team Opp 1 Peyton Manning DEN vs. SD 2 Drew Brees NO at STL 3 Nick Foles PHI at MIN 4 Cam Newton CAR vs. NYJ 5 Matthew Stafford DET vs. BAL 6 Philip Rivers SD at DEN 7 Russell Wilson SEA at NYG 8 Tony Romo DAL vs. GB 9 Jay Cutler CHI at CLE 10 Matt Ryan ATL vs. WAS 11 Andrew Luck IND vs. HOU 12 Tom Brady NE at MIA 13 Alex Smith KC at OAK 14 Colin Kaepernick SF at TB 15 Ryan Tannehill MIA vs. NE 16 Ben Roethlisberger PIT vs. CIN 17 Andy Dalton CIN at PIT 18 Joe Flacco BAL at DET 19 Kirk Cousins WAS at ATL 20 Carson Palmer ARI at TEN 21 Jason Campbell CLE vs. CHI 22 Case Keenum HOU at IND 23 Ryan Fitzpatrick TEN vs. ARI 24 E.J. Manuel BUF at JAC 25 Eli Manning NYG vs. SEA 26 Matt Cassel MIN vs. PHI 27 Matt Flynn GB at DAL 28 Mike Glennon TB vs. SF 29 Matt McGloin OAK vs. KC 30 Kellen Clemens STL vs. NO 31 Chad Henne JAC vs. BUF 32 Geno Smith NYJ at CAR Running Backs Rank Standard Player Team Opp Rank PPR Player Team Opp 1 Jamaal Charles KC at OAK 1 Jamaal Charles KC at OAK 2 LeSean McCoy PHI at MIN 2 Shane Vereen NE at MIA 3 Matt Forte CHI at CLE 3 LeSean McCoy PHI at MIN 4 DeMarco Murray DAL vs. GB 4 Matt Forte CHI at CLE 5 Knowshon Moreno DEN vs. SD 5 DeMarco Murray DAL vs. GB 6 Marshawn Lynch SEA at NYG 6 Knowshon Moreno DEN vs. SD 7 Eddie Lacy GB at DAL 7 Eddie Lacy GB at DAL 8 Alfred Morris WAS at ATL 8 Marshawn Lynch SEA at NYG 9 Zac Stacy STL vs. NO 9 Le'Veon Bell PIT vs. CIN 10 Shane Vereen NE at MIA 10 Andre Brown NYG vs. SEA 11 Ben Tate HOU at IND 11 Reggie Bush DET vs. BAL 12 Le'Veon Bell PIT vs. CIN 12 Zac Stacy STL vs. NO 13 Steven Jackson ATL vs. WAS 13 Ben Tate HOU at IND 14 Reggie Bush DET vs. BAL 14 Alfred Morris WAS at ATL 15 Frank Gore SF at TB 15 Steven Jackson ATL vs. WAS 16 Andre Brown NYG vs. SEA 16 Giovani Bernard CIN at PIT 17 Rashad Jennings OAK vs. KC 17 C.J. Spiller BUF at JAC 18 Ryan Mathews SD at DEN 18 Fred Jackson BUF at JAC 19 C.J. Spiller BUF at JAC 19 Ryan Mathews SD at DEN 20 Fred Jackson BUF at JAC 20 Danny Woodhead SD at DEN 21 Jordan Todman JAC vs. BUF 21 Chris Ogbonnaya CLE vs. CHI 22 Bobby Rainey TB vs. SF 22 Rashad Jennings OAK vs. KC 23 Giovani Bernard CIN at PIT 23 Pierre Thomas NO at STL 24 Chris Ogbonnaya CLE vs. CHI 24 Jordan Todman JAC vs. BUF 25 Pierre Thomas NO at STL 25 Chris Johnson TEN vs. ARI 26 Montee Ball DEN vs. SD 26 Frank Gore SF at TB 27 Danny Woodhead SD at DEN 27 Bobby Rainey TB vs. SF 28 Ray Rice BAL at DET 28 Darren Sproles NO at STL 29 Chris Johnson TEN vs. ARI 29 Ray Rice BAL at DET 30 Rashard Mendenhall ARI at TEN 30 Andre Ellington ARI at TEN 31 Donald Brown IND vs. HOU 31 Montee Ball DEN vs. SD 32 Joique Bell DET vs. BAL 32 Joique Bell DET vs. BAL 33 BenJarvus Green-Ellis CIN at PIT 33 Rashard Mendenhall ARI at TEN 34 Andre Ellington ARI at TEN 34 Donald Brown IND vs. HOU 35 Darren Sproles NO at STL 35 Lamar Miller MIA vs. NE 36 Lamar Miller MIA vs. NE 36 BenJarvus Green-Ellis CIN at PIT 37 Christopher Ivory NYJ at CAR 37 Chris Ivory NYJ at CAR 38 DeAngelo Williams CAR vs. NYJ 38 DeAngelo Williams CAR vs. NYJ 39 Stevan Ridley NE at MIA 39 Marcel Reece OAK vs. KC 40 Daniel Thomas MIA vs. NE 40 Fozzy Whittaker CLE vs. CHI 41 James Starks GB at DAL 41 Stevan Ridley NE at MIA 42 Fozzy Whittaker CLE vs. CHI 42 Trent Richardson IND vs. HOU 43 Trent Richardson IND vs. HOU 43 Daniel Thomas MIA vs. NE 44 Matt Asiata MIN vs. PHI 44 Matt Asiata MIN vs. PHI 45 Shonn Greene TEN vs. ARI 45 Roy Helu WAS at ATL 46 Mike Tolbert CAR vs. NYJ 46 James Starks GB at DAL 47 LeGarrette Blount NE at MIA 47 Bilal Powell NYJ at CAR 48 Bryce Brown PHI at MIN 48 Brian Leonard TB vs. SF 49 Bilal Powell NYJ at CAR 49 Jacquizz Rodgers ATL vs. WAS 50 Marcel Reece OAK vs. KC 50 Bryce Brown PHI at MIN 51 Dennis Johnson HOU at IND 51 Mike Tolbert CAR vs. NYJ 52 Mark Ingram NO at STL 52 Dennis Johnson HOU at IND 53 Jacquizz Rodgers ATL vs. WAS 53 Shonn Greene TEN vs. ARI 54 Roy Helu WAS at ATL 54 LeGarrette Blount NE at MIA 55 Michael Bush CHI at CLE 55 Bernard Pierce BAL at DET 56 Joseph Randle DAL vs. GB 56 Knile Davis KC at OAK 57 Bernard Pierce BAL at DET 57 Mark Ingram NO at STL 58 Kendall Hunter SF at TB 58 Michael Bush CHI at CLE 59 Peyton Hillis NYG vs. SEA 59 Denard Robinson JAC vs. BUF 60 Jerome Felton MIN vs. PHI 60 Joseph Randle DAL vs. GB 61 Brandon Bolden NE at MIA 61 Jerome Felton MIN vs. PHI 62 Benny Cunningham STL vs. NO 62 Stepfan Taylor ARI at TEN 63 Denard Robinson JAC vs. BUF 63 Kendall Hunter SF at TB 64 Knile Davis KC at OAK 64 Peyton Hillis NYG vs. SEA 65 Brian Leonard TB vs. SF 65 Bruce Miller SF at TB 66 Robert Turbin SEA at NYG 66 Jason Snelling ATL vs. WAS 67 Stepfan Taylor ARI at TEN 67 Benny Cunningham STL vs. NO 68 Jason Snelling ATL vs. WAS 68 Robert Turbin SEA at NYG 69 Bruce Miller SF at TB 69 Brandon Bolden NE at MIA 70 Mike Gillislee MIA vs. NE 70 Anthony Dixon SF at TB Wide Receivers Rank Standard Player Team Opp Rank PPR Player Team Opp 1 Calvin Johnson DET vs. BAL 1 Calvin Johnson DET vs. BAL 2 Josh Gordon CLE vs. CHI 2 Josh Gordon CLE vs. CHI 3 Demaryius Thomas DEN vs. SD 3 Demaryius Thomas DEN vs. SD 4 Dez Bryant DAL vs. GB 4 Andre Johnson HOU at IND 5 Brandon Marshall CHI at CLE 5 Brandon Marshall CHI at CLE 6 Alshon Jeffery CHI at CLE 6 Dez Bryant DAL vs. GB 7 Andre Johnson HOU at IND 7 Antonio Brown PIT vs. CIN 8 A.J. Green CIN at PIT 8 Alshon Jeffery CHI at CLE 9 Eric Decker DEN vs. SD 9 A.J. Green CIN at PIT 10 DeSean Jackson PHI at MIN 10 Keenan Allen SD at DEN 11 Antonio Brown PIT vs. CIN 11 Eric Decker DEN vs. SD 12 Keenan Allen SD at DEN 12 Pierre Garcon WAS at ATL 13 Pierre Garcon WAS at ATL 13 Roddy White ATL vs. WAS 14 Torrey Smith BAL at DET 14 Julian Edelman NE at MIA 15 Roddy White ATL vs. WAS 15 Larry Fitzgerald ARI at TEN 16 Larry Fitzgerald ARI at TEN 16 Vincent Jackson TB vs. SF 17 Vincent Jackson TB vs. SF 17 DeSean Jackson PHI at MIN 18 Julian Edelman NE at MIA 18 Torrey Smith BAL at DET 19 Riley Cooper PHI at MIN 19 Marques Colston NO at STL 20 Marques Colston NO at STL 20 Harry Douglas ATL vs. WAS 21 Cordarrelle Patterson MIN vs. PHI 21 Jordy Nelson GB at DAL 22 Jordy Nelson GB at DAL 22 Riley Cooper PHI at MIN 23 Harry Douglas ATL vs. WAS 23 Cordarrelle Patterson MIN vs. PHI 24 Dwayne Bowe KC at OAK 24 Dwayne Bowe KC at OAK 25 Mike Wallace MIA vs. NE 25 Kendall Wright TEN vs. ARI 26 Steve Smith CAR vs. NYJ 26 Danny Amendola NE at MIA 27 Victor Cruz NYG vs. SEA 27 Victor Cruz NYG vs. SEA 28 Brian Hartline MIA vs. NE 28 Brian Hartline MIA vs. NE 29 Anquan Boldin SF at TB 29 Steve Smith CAR vs. NYJ 30 Steve Johnson BUF at JAC 30 Ace Sanders JAC vs. BUF 31 Ace Sanders JAC vs. BUF 31 Mike Wallace MIA vs. NE 32 T.Y. Hilton IND vs. HOU 32 Anquan Boldin SF at TB 33 Danny Amendola NE at MIA 33 Steve Johnson BUF at JAC 34 Golden Tate SEA at NYG 34 T.Y. Hilton IND vs. HOU 35 Kendall Wright TEN vs. ARI 35 Greg Jennings MIN vs. PHI 36 Rod Streater OAK vs. KC 36 Rod Streater OAK vs. KC 37 Greg Jennings MIN vs. PHI 37 Golden Tate SEA at NYG 38 Michael Crabtree SF at TB 38 Michael Crabtree SF at TB 39 James Jones GB at DAL 39 Michael Floyd ARI at TEN 40 Emmanuel Sanders PIT vs. CIN 40 James Jones GB at DAL 41 Michael Floyd ARI at TEN 41 Nate Burleson DET vs. BAL 42 Brandon LaFell CAR vs. NYJ 42 Emmanuel Sanders PIT vs. CIN 43 Doug Baldwin SEA at NYG 43 Brandon LaFell CAR vs. NYJ 44 DeAndre Hopkins HOU at IND 44 Doug Baldwin SEA at NYG 45 Chris Givens STL vs. NO 45 Hakeem Nicks NYG vs. SEA 46 Hakeem Nicks NYG vs. SEA 46 DeAndre Hopkins HOU at IND 47 Nate Burleson DET vs. BAL 47 Andre Caldwell DEN vs. SD 48 Da'Rick Rogers IND vs. HOU 48 Da'Rick Rogers IND vs. HOU 49 Andre Caldwell DEN vs. SD 49 Chris Givens STL vs. NO 50 Marlon Brown BAL at DET 50 Jarrett Boykin GB at DAL 51 Jarrett Boykin GB at DAL 51 Marlon Brown BAL at DET 52 Andre Holmes OAK vs. KC 52 Jacoby Jones BAL at DET 53 Jacoby Jones BAL at DET 53 Jerome Simpson MIN vs. PHI 54 Jerome Simpson MIN vs. PHI 54 Andre Holmes OAK vs. KC 55 Denarius Moore OAK vs. KC 55 Rueben Randle NYG vs. SEA 56 Rueben Randle NYG vs. SEA 56 Ted Ginn Jr. CAR vs. NYJ 57 Vincent Brown SD at DEN 57 Jeremy Kerley NYJ at CAR 58 Justin Hunter TEN vs. ARI 58 Kris Durham DET vs. BAL 59 Ted Ginn Jr. CAR vs. NYJ 59 Andre Roberts ARI at TEN 60 Jeremy Kerley NYJ at CAR 60 Denarius Moore OAK vs. KC 61 Jerricho Cotchery PIT vs. CIN 61 Tiquan Underwood TB vs. SF 62 Kris Durham DET vs. BAL 62 Jerricho Cotchery PIT vs. CIN 63 Terrance Williams DAL vs. GB 63 Mike Brown JAC vs. BUF 64 Andre Roberts ARI at TEN 64 Nate Washington TEN vs. ARI 65 Nate Washington TEN vs. ARI 65 Vincent Brown SD at DEN 66 Tiquan Underwood TB vs. SF 66 Terrance Williams DAL vs. GB 67 Aldrick Robinson WAS at ATL 67 Donnie Avery KC at OAK 68 Mike Brown JAC vs. BUF 68 Justin Hunter TEN vs. ARI 69 Marquise Goodwin BUF at JAC 69 Stedman Bailey STL vs. NO 70 Eddie Royal SD at DEN 70 Eddie Royal SD at DEN 71 Stedman Bailey STL vs. NO 71 Miles Austin DAL vs. GB 72 Marvin Jones CIN at PIT 72 Marvin Jones CIN at PIT 73 Robert Woods BUF at JAC 73 Marquise Goodwin BUF at JAC 74 Miles Austin DAL vs. GB 74 Santana Moss WAS at ATL 75 Donnie Avery KC at OAK 75 Robert Woods BUF at JAC 76 Jermaine Kearse SEA at NYG 76 Santonio Holmes NYJ at CAR 77 Josh Boyce NE at MIA 77 LaVon Brazill IND vs. HOU 78 Santana Moss WAS at ATL 78 Rishard Matthews MIA vs. NE 79 Rishard Matthews MIA vs. NE 79 Cole Beasley DAL vs. GB 80 Santonio Holmes NYJ at CAR 80 Aldrick Robinson WAS at ATL Tight Ends Rank Standard Player Team Opp Rank PPR Player Team Opp 1 Jimmy Graham NO at STL 1 Jimmy Graham NO at STL 2 Julius Thomas DEN vs. SD 2 Julius Thomas DEN vs. SD 3 Vernon Davis SF at TB 3 Jordan Cameron CLE vs. CHI 4 Jordan Cameron CLE vs. CHI 4 Charles Clay MIA vs. NE 5 Greg Olsen CAR vs. NYJ 5 Vernon Davis SF at TB 6 Charles Clay MIA vs. NE 6 Jason Witten DAL vs. GB 7 Jason Witten DAL vs. GB 7 Tony Gonzalez ATL vs. WAS 8 Tony Gonzalez ATL vs. WAS 8 Dennis Pitta BAL at DET 9 Dennis Pitta BAL at DET 9 Antonio Gates SD at DEN 10 Antonio Gates SD at DEN 10 Greg Olsen CAR vs. NYJ 11 Delanie Walker TEN vs. ARI 11 Delanie Walker TEN vs. ARI 12 Coby Fleener IND vs. HOU 12 Coby Fleener IND vs. HOU 13 Martellus Bennett CHI at CLE 13 Heath Miller PIT vs. CIN 14 Heath Miller PIT vs. CIN 14 Martellus Bennett CHI at CLE 15 Marcedes Lewis JAC vs. BUF 15 Scott Chandler BUF at JAC 16 Jacob Tamme DEN vs. SD 16 Jacob Tamme DEN vs. SD 17 Scott Chandler BUF at JAC 17 Ladarius Green SD at DEN 18 Tyler Eifert CIN at PIT 18 Tyler Eifert CIN at PIT 19 Jared Cook STL vs. NO 19 Ryan Griffin HOU at IND 20 Ladarius Green SD at DEN 20 Marcedes Lewis JAC vs. BUF 21 Ryan Griffin HOU at IND 21 Andrew Quarless GB at DAL 22 Brent Celek PHI at MIN 22 Jared Cook STL vs. NO 23 Zach Miller SEA at NYG 23 Tim Wright TB vs. SF 24 Andrew Quarless GB at DAL 24 Kellen Winslow NYJ at CAR 25 Robert Housler ARI at TEN 25 Brandon Myers NYG vs. SEA 26 Zach Ertz PHI at MIN 26 Brent Celek PHI at MIN 27 Tim Wright TB vs. SF 27 Jermaine Gresham CIN at PIT 28 Kellen Winslow NYJ at CAR 28 Zach Ertz PHI at MIN 29 Brandon Myers NYG vs. SEA 29 Logan Paulsen WAS at ATL 30 Logan Paulsen WAS at ATL 30 Brandon Pettigrew DET vs. BAL 31 Brandon Pettigrew DET vs. BAL 31 Zach Miller SEA at NYG 32 Jermaine Gresham CIN at PIT 32 Jim Dray ARI at TEN 33 Mychal Rivera OAK vs. KC 33 Mychal Rivera OAK vs. KC 34 Sean McGrath KC at OAK 34 Sean McGrath KC at OAK 35 Jim Dray ARI at TEN 35 Rhett Ellison MIN vs. PHI Kickers/Defenses Rank Player Team Opp Rank Team Opp 1 Matt Prater DEN vs. SD 1 Carolina Panthers vs. NYJ 2 Steven Hauschka SEA at NYG 2 Seattle Seahawks at NYG 3 Stephen Gostkowski NE at MIA 3 San Francisco 49ers at TB 4 Justin Tucker BAL at DET 4 Kansas City Chiefs at OAK 5 Adam Vinatieri IND vs. HOU 5 Arizona Cardinals at TEN 6 Phil Dawson SF at TB 6 Buffalo Bills at JAC 7 Dan Bailey DAL vs. GB 7 Cincinnati Bengals at PIT 8 Ryan Succop KC at OAK 8 Philadelphia Eagles at MIN 9 Blair Walsh MIN vs. PHI 9 New Orleans Saints at STL 10 Mason Crosby GB at DAL 10 Indianapolis Colts vs. HOU 11 Robbie Gould CHI at CLE 11 New England Patriots at MIA 12 Nick Novak SD at DEN 12 Tennessee Titans vs. ARI 13 Alex Henery PHI at MIN 13 Detroit Lions vs. BAL 14 Graham Gano CAR vs. NYJ 14 Miami Dolphins vs. NE 15 Garrett Hartley NO at STL 15 Chicago Bears at CLE 16 Dan Carpenter BUF at JAC 16 Jacksonville Jaguars vs. BUF 17 Rob Bironas TEN vs. ARI 17 Denver Broncos vs. SD 18 Matt Bryant ATL vs. WAS 18 Baltimore Ravens at DET 19 Sebastian Janikowski OAK vs. KC 19 Dallas Cowboys vs. GB 20 David Akers DET vs. BAL 20 Atlanta Falcons vs. WAS 21 Kai Forbath WAS at ATL 21 St. Louis Rams vs. NO 22 Mike Nugent CIN at PIT 22 Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. SF 23 Josh Brown NYG vs. SEA 23 Washington Redskins at ATL 24 Shaun Suisham PIT vs. CIN 24 Pittsburgh Steelers vs. CIN 25 Jay Feely ARI at TEN 25 Houston Texans at IND 26 Nick Folk NYJ at CAR 26 Oakland Raiders vs. KC 27 Caleb Sturgis MIA vs. NE 27 Cleveland Browns vs. CHI 28 Randy Bullock HOU at IND 28 New York Jets at CAR 29 Rian Lindell TB vs. SF 29 New York Giants vs. SEA 30 Greg Zuerlein STL vs. NO 30 Green Bay Packers at DAL 31 Josh Scobee JAC vs. BUF 31 Minnesota Vikings vs. PHI 32 Billy Cundiff CLE vs. CHI 32 San Diego Chargers at DEN