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Target Time: Week 9

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After Calvin Johnson, A.J. Green has a strong argument to be the top receiver. Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images
After Calvin Johnson, A.J. Green has a strong argument to be the top receiver. Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images

With injuries playing an extremely significant role in the 2013 fantasy football season, most players have either been directly impacted by an ailment or have had their workload threatened by an injury to a teammate. This was the case for numerous wide receivers and tight ends heading into Week 9, leaving fantasy owners curious as to how dinged up wide receivers would perform or how well their stud players would be fed by backup quarterbacks. Surprisingly, many of the players on our Top Five list from Week 9 performed at high levels despite clouds of suspicion surrounding their impending production. Let’s check out the top targeted options from Week 9 and find out what to expect from these fantasy forces for the remainder of the season.