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Fantasy Football 2012: Top 75 Wide Receivers in Standard-Scoring Leagues

Detroit's Calvin Johnson, the consensus No. 1 wideout in fantasy circles, has per-season averages of 87 catches, 1,400 yards and 14 touchdowns from 2010-11. (US PRESSWIRE)
Detroit's Calvin Johnson, the consensus No. 1 wideout in fantasy circles, has per-season averages of 87 catches, 1,400 yards and 14 touchdowns from 2010-11. (US PRESSWIRE)
Jay ClemonsFantasy Sports Lead WriterAugust 19, 2012

Here's an updated listing of my top 75 wide receivers in standard-scoring leagues.

This countdown will likely undergo a few changes before September. But right now, it's a reasonably accurate profile of my preseason rationale.

For a recent listing of fantasy's top 150 overall players (standard-scoring), click here.


Part I—1-25

1. Calvin Johnson, Lions
2. Wes Welker, Patriots
3. Larry Fitzgerald, Cardinals
4. Roddy White, Falcons
5. Andre Johnson, Texans
6. Victor Cruz, Giants
7. Mike Wallace, Steelers
8. Greg Jennings, Packers
9. Steve Smith, Panthers
10. Julio Jones, Falcons
11. Jordy Nelson, Packers
12. Hakeem Nicks, Giants
13. Dwayne Bowe, Chiefs
14. Brandon Marshall, Bears
15. A.J. Green, Bengals
16. Marques Colston, Saints
17. Percy Harvin, Vikings
18. Vincent Jackson, Buccaneers
19. Jeremy Maclin, Eagles
20. Dez Bryant, Cowboys
21. Miles Austin, Cowboys
22. Steve Johnson, Bills
23. Reggie Wayne, Colts
24. DeSean Jackson, Eagles
25. Nate Washington, Titans

Part II—26-50

26. Demaryius Thomas, Broncos
27. Kenny Britt, Titans
28. Laurent Robinson, Jaguars
29. Pierre Garcon, Redskins
30. Darrius Heyward-Bey, Raiders
31. Malcom Floyd, Chargers
32. Santonio Holmes, Jets
33. Antonio Brown, Steelers
34. Brandon Lloyd, Patriots
35. Michael Crabtree, 49ers
36. Sidney Rice, Seahawks
37. Torrey Smith, Ravens
38. Titus Young, Lions
39. Greg Little, Browns
40. Mike Williams, Buccaneers
41. Eric Decker, Broncos
42. Justin Blackmon, Jaguars
43. Denarius Moore, Raiders
44. Anquan Boldin, Ravens
45. Mario Manningham, 49ers
46. Jonathan Baldwin, Chiefs
47. Donald Jones, Bills
48. Jerome Simpson, Vikings
49. Doug Baldwin, Seahawks
50. Lance Moore, Saints

Part III—51-75

51. Kendall Wright, Titans
52. Austin Collie, Colts
53. Leonard Hankerson, Redskins
54. Golden Tate, Seahawks
55. Randy Moss, 49ers
56. Santana Moss, Redskins
57. Nate Burleson, Lions
58. James Jones, Packers
59. Michael Floyd, Cardinals
60. Robert Meachem, Chargers
61. Alshon Jeffery, Bears
62. Danario Alexander, Rams
63. Reuben Randle, Giants
64. Brandon LaFell, Panthers
65. Steve Breaston, Chiefs
66. Danny Amendola, Rams
67. Josh Gordon, Browns
68. Jabar Gaffney, Patriots
69. Davone Bess, Dolphins
70. Legedu Nannee, Dolphins
71. Damian Williams, Titans
72. Brian Quick, Rams
73. Mike Thomas, Jaguars
74. Randall Cobb, Packers
75. Devin Aromashodu, Vikings


Jay Clemons can be reached on Twitter, day or night, at @ATL_JayClemons.

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