Fantasy WR Rankings Week 3: Tyler Lockett and Cooper Kupp are inside the top 20

With a full week of games in the rearview mirror and Week 3 on the horizon, here are how the WR fantasy football rankings shake out.

Week 2 of the 2021 NFL season brought new views of the offenses around the league. As a result, getting your WR rankings right is one of the most crucial elements for a fantasy football manager. Wide receivers Cooper Kupp, Tyler Lockett, Mike Evans, and Henry Ruggs all had phenomenal performances. Let’s look ahead to Week 3 and our WR rankings.

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 3 WR rankings are consensus rankings from PFN Senior Fantasy Analyst Eric Moody and Fantasy Analyst Tommy Garrett.

Week 3 Fantasy WR Rankings | 1-20

1. Davante Adams | Green Bay Packers @ SF
2. Tyreek Hill | Kansas City Chiefs vs. LAC
3. DeAndre Hopkins | Arizona Cardinals @ JAX
4. Stefon Diggs | Buffalo Bills vs. WAS
5. Calvin Ridley | Atlanta Falcons @ NYG
6. DK Metcalf | Seattle Seahawks @ MIN
7. Keenan Allen | Los Angeles Chargers @ KC
8. A.J. Brown | Tennessee Titans vs. IND
9. Justin Jefferson | Minnesota Vikings vs. SEA
10. Amari Cooper | Dallas Cowboys vs. PHI

11. Tyler Lockett | Seattle Seahawks @ MIN
12. Chris Godwin | Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ LAR
13. Cooper Kupp | Los Angeles Rams vs. TB
14. CeeDee Lamb | Dallas Cowboys vs. PHI
15. Allen Robinson II | Chicago Bears @ CLE
16. DJ Moore | Carolina Panthers @ HOU
17. Adam Thielen | Minnesota Vikings vs. SEA
18. Terry McLaurin | Washington Football Team @ BUF
19. Mike Evans | Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ LAR
20. Diontae Johnson | Pittsburgh Steelers vs. CIN

Top 100 WRs for Week 3 | 21-40

21. Antonio Brown | Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ LAR
22. Deebo Samuel | San Francisco 49ers vs. GB
23. Robert Woods | Los Angeles Rams vs. TB
24. Julio Jones | Tennessee Titans vs. IND
25. Tee Higgins | Cincinnati Bengals @ PIT
26. Chase Claypool | Pittsburgh Steelers vs. CIN
27. Ja’Marr Chase | Cincinnati Bengals @ PIT
28. Brandin Cooks | Houston Texans vs. CAR
29. Mike Williams | Los Angeles Chargers @ KC
30. Robby Anderson | Carolina Panthers @ HOU

31. Courtland Sutton | Denver Broncos vs. NYJ
32. DeVonta Smith | Philadelphia Eagles @ DAL
33. JuJu Smith-Schuster | Pittsburgh Steelers vs. CIN
34. Tyler Boyd | Cincinnati Bengals @ PIT
35. Sterling Shepard | New York Giants vs. ATL
36. Kenny Golladay | New York Giants vs. ATL
37. Brandon Aiyuk | San Francisco 49ers vs. GB
38. Marquise Brown | Baltimore Ravens @ DET
39. Corey Davis | New York Jets @ DEN
40. Jaylen Waddle | Miami Dolphins @ LV

Week 3 Fantasy WR Rankings | 41-60

41. Jakobi Meyers | New England Patriots vs. NO
42. Laviska Shenault Jr. | Jacksonville Jaguars vs. ARI
43. DJ Chark Jr. | Jacksonville Jaguars vs. ARI
44. Michael Pittman Jr. | Indianapolis Colts @ TEN
45. Marvin Jones Jr. | Jacksonville Jaguars vs. ARI
46. Tim Patrick | Denver Broncos vs. NYJ
47. Marquez Callaway | New Orleans Saints @ NE
48. Nelson Agholor | New England Patriots vs. NO
49. DeVante Parker | Miami Dolphins @ LV
50. Darnell Mooney | Chicago Bears @ CLE

51. Cole Beasley | Buffalo Bills vs. WAS
52. Jarvis Landry | Cleveland Browns vs. CHI
53. Sammy Watkins | Baltimore Ravens @ DET
54. Christian Kirk | Arizona Cardinals @ JAX
55. Jalen Reagor | Philadelphia Eagles @ DAL
56. Marquez Valdes-Scantling | Green Bay Packers @ SF
57. Rondale Moore | Arizona Cardinals @ JAX
58. Emmanuel Sanders | Buffalo Bills vs. WAS
59. KJ Hamler | Denver Broncos vs. NYJ
60. Terrace Marshall Jr. | Carolina Panthers @ HOU

Top 100 WRs for Week 3 | 61-80

61. Elijah Moore | New York Jets @ DEN
62. Bryan Edwards | Las Vegas Raiders vs. MIA
63. Mecole Hardman | Kansas City Chiefs vs. LAC
64. Zach Pascal | Indianapolis Colts @ TEN
65. Russell Gage | Atlanta Falcons @ NYG
66. Gabriel Davis | Buffalo Bills vs. WAS
67. Darius Slayton | New York Giants vs. ATL
68. A.J. Green | Arizona Cardinals @ JAX
69. Van Jefferson | Los Angeles Rams vs. TB
70. Henry Ruggs III | Las Vegas Raiders vs. MIA

71. Cedrick Wilson | Dallas Cowboys vs. PHI
72. Dyami Brown | Washington Football Team @ BUF
73. Trent Sherfield | San Francisco 49ers vs. GB
74. Hunter Renfrow | Las Vegas Raiders vs. MIA
75. Nico Collins | Houston Texans vs. CAR
76. Deonte Harris | New Orleans Saints @ NE
77. Quez Watkins | Philadelphia Eagles @ DAL
78. Cordarrelle Patterson | Atlanta Falcons @ NYG
79. Donovan Peoples-Jones | Cleveland Browns vs. CHI
80. Amon-Ra St. Brown | Detroit Lions vs. BAL

Week 3 Fantasy WR Rankings | 81-100

81. Adam Humphries | Washington Football Team @ BUF
82. Jalen Guyton | Los Angeles Chargers @ KC
83. Kalif Raymond | Detroit Lions vs. BAL
84. Demarcus Robinson | Kansas City Chiefs vs. LAC
85. Allen Lazard | Green Bay Packers @ SF
86. Randall Cobb | Green Bay Packers @ SF
87. DeSean Jackson | Los Angeles Rams vs. TB
88. Quintez Cephus | Detroit Lions vs. BAL
89. Rashard Higgins | Cleveland Browns vs. CHI
90. Olamide Zaccheaus | Atlanta Falcons @ NYG

91. K.J. Osborn | Minnesota Vikings vs. SEA
92. Byron Pringle | Kansas City Chiefs vs. LAC
93. Freddie Swain | Seattle Seahawks @ MIN
94. Kendrick Bourne | New England Patriots vs. NO
95. Chris Conley | Houston Texans vs. CAR
96. James Washington | Pittsburgh Steelers vs. CIN
97. Kadarius Toney | New York Giants vs. ATL
98. Marquise Goodwin | Chicago Bears @ CLE
99. Greg Ward | Philadelphia Eagles @ DAL
100. Tutu Atwell | Los Angeles Rams vs. TB

Eric Moody is a Senior Fantasy Analyst for Pro Football Network and a member of the FSWA (Fantasy Sports Writers Association). He is also the co-host of the In The Mood for Fantasy Football podcast. You can read more of his work here and follow Eric on Twitter @EricNMoody.

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