Fantasy WR Rankings Week 2: Ja’Marr Chase, Antonio Brown, and Deebo Samuel rise in latest rankings

With a full week of games in the rearview mirror and Week 2 on the horizon, here are how the WR fantasy football rankings shake out.

After the sensational and triumphant return of the NFL, the wheels of motion never stop, and WR rankings are shaken up as we head into Week 2 of the fantasy football season. Which players have seen their ranking climb in Week 2, and who should be locked into your starting fantasy football lineups?

The below rankings are intended as a guide for half-PPR formats. They do not take into account individual league rules and setups. The Week 2 WR rankings are consensus rankings from PFN Senior Fantasy Analyst Eric Moody and Fantasy Analyst Tommy Garrett.

Week 2 Fantasy WR rankings | 1-20

1. Davante Adams | Green Bay Packers vs. DET
2. Tyreek Hill | Kansas City Chiefs @ BAL
3. DeAndre Hopkins | Arizona Cardinals vs. MIN
4. Stefon Diggs | Buffalo Bills @ MIA
5. Calvin Ridley | Atlanta Falcons @ TB
6. A.J. Brown | Tennessee Titans @ SEA
7. Justin Jefferson | Minnesota Vikings @ ARI
8. Robert Woods | Los Angeles Rams @ IND
9. DK Metcalf | Seattle Seahawks vs. TEN
10. Allen Robinson II | Chicago Bears vs. CIN

11. Terry McLaurin | Washington Football Team vs. NYG
12. Tyler Lockett | Seattle Seahawks vs. TEN
13. Keenan Allen | Los Angeles Chargers vs. DAL
14. Amari Cooper | Dallas Cowboys @ LAC
15. Chris Godwin | Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. ATL
16. CeeDee Lamb | Dallas Cowboys @ LAC
17. Mike Evans | Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. ATL
18. Julio Jones | Tennessee Titans @ SEA
19. Diontae Johnson | Pittsburgh Steelers vs. LV
20. Deebo Samuel | San Francisco 49ers @ PHI

Top 75 wide receivers for Week 1 | 21-40

21. Adam Thielen | Minnesota Vikings @ ARI
22. DJ Moore | Carolina Panthers vs. NO
23. Cooper Kupp | Los Angeles Rams @ IND
24. Tee Higgins | Cincinnati Bengals @ CHI
25. Antonio Brown | Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. ATL
26. Ja’Marr Chase | Cincinnati Bengals @ CHI
27. Chase Claypool | Pittsburgh Steelers vs. LV
28. Robby Anderson | Carolina Panthers vs. NO
29. DeVonta Smith | Philadelphia Eagles vs. SF
30. JuJu Smith-Schuster | Pittsburgh Steelers vs. LV

31. Courtland Sutton | Denver Broncos @ JAC
32. Brandon Aiyuk | San Francisco 49ers @ PHI
33. Laviska Shenault Jr. | Jacksonville Jaguars vs. DEN
34. Brandin Cooks | Houston Texans @ CLE
35. Corey Davis | New York Jets vs. NE
36. Odell Beckham Jr. | Cleveland Browns vs. HOU
37. Kenny Golladay | New York Giants @ WAS
38. Michael Pittman Jr. | Indianapolis Colts vs. LAR
39. Mike Williams | Los Angeles Chargers vs. DAL
40. Tyler Boyd | Cincinnati Bengals @ CHI

Week 2 WR rankings | 41-60

41. Jaylen Waddle | Miami Dolphins vs. BUF
42. Marquez Callaway | New Orleans Saints @ CAR
43. Marvin Jones Jr. | Jacksonville Jaguars vs. DEN
44. Jakobi Meyers | New England Patriots @ NYJ
45. Darnell Mooney | Chicago Bears vs. CIN
46. Marquise Brown | Baltimore Ravens vs. KC
47. DJ Chark Jr. | Jacksonville Jaguars vs. DEN
48. Jarvis Landry | Cleveland Browns vs. HOU
49. Russell Gage | Atlanta Falcons @ TB
50. Gabriel Davis | Buffalo Bills @ MIA

51. Trent Sherfield | San Francisco 49ers #N/A
52. Terrace Marshall Jr. | Carolina Panthers vs. NO
53. Sterling Shepard | New York Giants @ WAS
54. Jerry Jeudy* | Denver Broncos @ JAC
55. Sammy Watkins | Baltimore Ravens vs. KC
56. Jamison Crowder | New York Jets vs. NE
57. DeVante Parker | Miami Dolphins vs. BUF
58. A.J. Green | Arizona Cardinals vs. MIN
59. Bryan Edwards | Las Vegas Raiders @ PIT
60. Elijah Moore | New York Jets vs. NE

*Editor’s note: Jeudy was carted off the field in Week 1 and appears to have a bad ankle injury.

Week 2 Top 80 wide receivers | 61-80

61. KJ Hamler | Denver Broncos @ JAX
62. Cole Beasley | Buffalo Bills @ MIA
63. Tyrell Williams | Detroit Lions @ GB
64. Emmanuel Sanders | Buffalo Bills @ MIA
65. Dyami Brown | Washington Football Team vs. NYG
66. Jalen Reagor | Philadelphia Eagles vs. SF
67. Darius Slayton | New York Giants @ WAS
68. Mecole Hardman | Kansas City Chiefs @ BAL
69. Christian Kirk | Arizona Cardinals vs. MIN
70. Marquez Valdes-Scantling | Green Bay Packers vs. DET

71. Nelson Agholor | New England Patriots @ NYJ
72. Henry Ruggs III | Las Vegas Raiders @ PIT
73. Parris Campbell | Indianapolis Colts vs. LAR
74. Rondale Moore | Arizona Cardinals vs. MIN
75. Kendrick Bourne | New England Patriots @ NYJ
76. Nico Collins | Houston Texans @ CLE
77. Quez Watkins | Philadelphia Eagles vs. SF
78. Amon-Ra St. Brown | Detroit Lions @ GB
79. Zach Pascal | Indianapolis Colts vs. LAR
80. Albert Wilson | Miami Dolphins vs. BUF

Tommy Garrett is a Fantasy Analyst for Pro Football Network and is a member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association (FSWA). You can read all of Tommy’s work here, listen to him on PFN’s Fantasy Football podcast, and check out his contributions in PFN’s free fantasy newsletter. Give him a follow on Twitter: @TommyGarrettPFN.

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