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Fantasy Football Studs

The Best of the Best Fantasy Football Players

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Aaron Rodgers

Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers scrambles away from the defense of the Pittsburgh Steelers during the game on December 20, 2009 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Updated July 29, 2011

Studs | Super Solid | Safe | Gambles | Busts
Sleepers | Super Sleepers | Over the Hill
Contract Year | Third Year Receivers

We rank the following players as fantasy football studs because they are the cream of the crop, and proven to be top scorers at their positions. Simply put, these are your best available fantasy options by position.

Quarterback
1. Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay
2. Michael Vick, Philadelphia
3. Peyton Manning, Indianapolis
4. Drew Brees, New Orleans
5. Philip Rivers, San Diego
6. Tom Brady, New England

Running Back
1. Adrian Peterson, Minnesota
2. Arian Foster, Houston
3. Chris Johnson, Tennessee
4. Jamaal Charles, Kansas City
5. Ray Rice, Baltimore
6. Maurice Jones-Drew, Jacksonville

Wide Receiver
1. Andre Johnson, Houston
2. Calvin Johnson, Detroit
3. Roddy White, Atlanta
4. Greg Jennings, Green Bay

Tight End
1. Antonio Gates, TE San Diego
2. Jermichael Finley, Green Bay
3. Dallas Clark, Indianapolis
4. Jason Witten, Dallas
5. Vernon Davis, San Francisco

Cheat Sheets: Overall | QB | RB | WR | TE | K | DEF | DL | LB | DB

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