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Week 12 Fantasy Rankings by Position for Standard Leagues

Max Staley
Josh Jacobs fantasy outlook makes him a top-tier play in standard scoring leagues in Week 12.
Josh Jacobs fantasy outlook makes him a top-tier play in standard scoring leagues in Week 12. / Chris Unger/Getty Images

Injuries, the ever-looming threat of postponed games and bye weeks continue to shake up the 2020 fantasy football season. Even fantasy managers with the most well-drafted teams are already being left reeling as they try to set their lineups heading into Week 12.

The Duel's here to help. Here are our Week 12 fantasy football rankings for standard scoring leagues.

Note: players in danger of missing the game are marked with an asterisk.

Week 12 Fantasy QB Rankings

1. Kyler Murray*, Arizona Cardinals (at NE)
2. Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks (at PHI)
3. Patrick Mahomes, Kansas City Chiefs (at TB)
4. Josh Allen, Buffalo Bills (vs LAC)
5. Deshaun Watson, Houston Texans (at DET)
6. Justin Herbert, Los Angeles Chargers (at BUF)
7. Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers (vs CHI)
8. Tom Brady, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (vs KC)
9. Taysom Hill, New Orleans Saints (at DEN)
10. Matt Ryan, Atlanta Falcons (vs LVR)
11. Cam Newton, New England Patriots (vs ARI)
12. Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers (vs BAL)

Week 12 Fantasy RB Rankings

1. Dalvin Cook, Minnesota Vikings (vs CAR)
2. Alvin Kamara, New Orleans Saints (at DEN)
3. Josh Jacobs, Las Vegas Raiders (at ATL)
4. Ezekiel Elliott, Dallas Cowboys (vs WAS)
5. James Robinson, Jacksonville Jaguars (vs CLE)
6. Antonio Gibson, Washington Football Team (at DAL)
7. Derrick Henry, Tennessee Titans (at IND)
8. Nick Chubb, Cleveland Browns (at JAX)
9. Miles Sanders, Philadelphia Eagles (vs SEA)
10. Aaron Jones, Green Bay Packers (vs CHI)
11. Kenyan Drake, Arizona Cardinals (at NE)
12. Todd Gurley, Atlanta Falcons (vs LVR)
13. Damien Harris, New England Patriots (vs ARI)
14. Kareem Hunt, Cleveland Browns (at JAX)
15. Chris Carson*, Seattle Seahawks (at PHI)
16. Mike Davis, Carolina Panthers (at MIN)
17. Salvon Ahmed, Miami Dolphins (at NYJ)
18. Duke Johnson, Houston Texans (at DET)
19. David Montgomery, Chicago Bears (at GB)
20. Wayne Gallman, New York Giants (at CIN)
21. Clyde Edwards-Helaire, Kansas City Chiefs (at TB)
22. Giovani Bernard, Cincinnati Bengals (vs NYG)
23. James Conner, Pittsburgh Steelers (vs BAL)
24. Ronald Jones, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (vs KC)
25. Darrell Henderson, Los Angeles Rams (vs SF)
26. D'Andre Swift*, Detroit Lions (vs HOU)
27. Nyheim Hines, Indianapolis Colts (vs TEN)
28. Jonathan Taylor, Indianapolis Colts (vs TEN)
29. Melvin Gordon, Denver Broncos (vs NO)
30. Gus Edwards, Baltimore Ravens (at PIT)
31. Kalen Ballage, Los Angeles Chargers (at BUF)
32. Raheem Mostert, San Francisco 49ers (at LAR)
33. Chase Edmonds, Arizona Cardinals (at NE)
34. J.D. McKissic, Washington Football Team (at DAL)
35. Adrian Peterson, Detroit Lions (vs HOU)
36. Leonard Fournette , Tampa Bay Buccaneers (vs KC)

Week 12 Fantasy WR Rankings

1. Davante Adams, Green Bay Packers (vs CHI)
2. Stefon Diggs, Los Angeles Chargers (at BUF)
3. Tyreek Hill, Kansas City Chiefs (at TB)
4. DeAndre Hopkins, Arizona Cardinals (at NE)
5. Terry McLaurin, Washington Football Team (at DAL)
6. Calvin Ridley, Atlanta Falcons (vs LVR)
7. Julio Jones*, Atlanta Falcons (vs LVR)
8. Keenan Allen, Los Angeles Chargers (at BUF)
9. Adam Thielen*, Minnesota Vikings (vs CAR)
10. Tyler Lockett, Seattle Seahawks (at PHI)
11. DK Metcalf, Seattle Seahawks (at PHI)
12. Michael Thomas, New Orleans Saints (at DEN)
13. Diontae Johnson, Pittsburgh Steelers (vs BAL)
14. Kenny Golladay*, Houston Texans (at DET)
15. Will Fuller, Houston Texans (at DET)
16. Chris Godwin, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (vs KC)
17. Allen Robinson, Chicago Bears (at GB)
18. DJ Moore, Carolina Panthers (at MIN)
19. DeVante Parker, Miami Dolphins (at NYJ)
20. Chase Claypool, Pittsburgh Steelers (vs BAL)
21. AJ Brown, Tennessee Titans (at IND)
22. Antonio Brown, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (vs KC)
23. Justin Jefferson, Minnesota Vikings (vs CAR)
24. DJ Chark, Jacksonville Jaguars (vs CLE)
25. Robby Anderson, Carolina Panthers (at MIN)
26. Amari Cooper, Dallas Cowboys (vs WAS)
27. Cooper Kupp, Los Angeles Rams (vs SF)
28. Mike Evans, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (vs KC)
29. Robert Woods, Los Angeles Rams (vs SF)
30. Sterling Shepard, New York Giants (at CIN)
31. Tyler Boyd, Cincinnati Bengals (vs NYG)
32. Jakobi Meyers, New England Patriots (vs ARI)
33. Jerry Jeudy, Denver Broncos (vs NO)
34. Nelson Agholor, Las Vegas Raiders (at ATL)
35. Deebo Samuel, San Francisco 49ers (at LAR)
36. Josh Reynolds, Los Angeles Rams (vs SF)

Week 12 Fantasy TE Rankings

1. Travis Kelce, Kansas City Chiefs (at TB)
2. Darren Waller, Las Vegas Raiders (at ATL)
3. T.J. Hockenson, Detroit Lions (vs HOU)
4. Hunter Henry, Los Angeles Chargers (at BUF)
5. Rob Gronkowski, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (vs KC)
6. Mark Andrews, Baltimore Ravens (at PIT)
7. Austin Hooper, Cleveland Browns (at JAX)
8. Noah Fant, Denver Broncos (vs NO)
9. Logan Thomas, Washington Football Team (at DAL)
10. Dallas Goedert, Philadelphia Eagles (vs SEA)
11. Evan Engram, New York Giants (at CIN)
12. Mike Gesicki , Miami Dolphins (at NYJ)

Week 12 Fantasy Kicker Rankings

1. Younghoe Koo, Atlanta Falcons (vs LVR)
2. Jason Sanders, Miami Dolphins (at NYJ)
3. Wil Lutz, New Orleans Saints (at DEN)
4. Daniel Carlson, Las Vegas Raiders (at ATL)
5. Justin Tucker, Baltimore Ravens (at PIT)
6. Harrison Butker, Kansas City Chiefs (at TB)
7. Joey Slye, Carolina Panthers (at MIN)
8. Tyler Bass, Buffalo Bills (vs LAC)
9. Nick Folk, New England Patriots (vs ARI)
10. Brandon McManus, Denver Broncos (vs NO)
11. Graham Gano, New York Giants (at CIN)
12. Matt Prater, Detroit Lions (vs HOU)

Week 12 Fantasy Defense Rankings

1. Miami Dolphins (at NYJ)
2. New Orleans Saints (at DEN)
3. Cleveland Browns (at JAX)
4. Los Angeles Rams (vs SF)
5. Washington Football Team (at DAL)
6. New York Giants (at CIN)
7. Pittsburgh Steelers (vs BAL)
8. Green Bay Packers (vs CHI)
9. Seattle Seahawks (at PHI)
10. Indianapolis Colts (vs TEN)
11. Arizona Cardinals (at NE)
12. San Francisco 49ers (at LAR)

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Max Staley is not a FanDuel employee. In addition to providing DFS gameplay advice, Max Staley also participates in DFS contests on FanDuel using his personal account, username mstaley1212. While the strategies and player selections recommended in his articles are his personal views, he may deploy different strategies and player selections when entering contests with his personal account. The views expressed in their articles are the author's alone and do not necessarily reflect the views of FanDuel.