Week 11 Offensive Rankings Analysis
There are some terrific games on the docket for this week, including three match-ups in which future Hall of Fame quarterbacks will be going up against the three stingiest defenses in the league. At the running back position, things were already murky before Doug Martin and Adrian Foster (two slam-dunk first round picks) were placed on injured reserve, and it’s still a bit surprising to see Knowshon Moreno now a veritable fixture in the top 10.
Things have been far more stable at wide receiver, where six of the projected top 10 wide receivers for Week 11 were also in PFF’s preseason top 10, and we’re expecting to see big performances this week from Calvin Johnson and A.J. Green. Finally, much like at running back, the tight end position has seen a lot of upheaval due to injuries and emergent performances. Jermichael Finley and Kyle Rudolph are both out with injuries, while Jordan Reed (2013 3rd round pick) and Julius Thomas (2011 4th round pick) have broken out and quickly become bona fide top 10 performers. Without further ado, here’s a closer look at this week’s offensive player rankings…