Fantasy Football 2012: Top 30 Tight Ends in Points-Per-Reception Leagues

Jay Clemons@ATL_JayClemonsFantasy Sports Lead WriterAugust 21, 2012

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski (90 catches, 1,327 yards, 18 total TD) crossed the PPR-elite threshold of six catches, 75 yards and/or one touchdown 13 times last season.
Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski (90 catches, 1,327 yards, 18 total TD) crossed the PPR-elite threshold of six catches, 75 yards and/or one touchdown 13 times last season.Elsa/Getty Images

Here's an updated listing of my top 30 tight ends in points-per-reception leagues.

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

For a recent look at the top 30 tight ends in standard-scoring leagues, click here.



1. Rob Gronkowski, Patriots
2. Jimmy Graham, Saints
3. Antonio Gates, Chargers
4. Aaron Hernandez, Patriots
5. Brandon Pettigrew, Lions
6. Vernon Davis, 49ers
7. Jermichael Finley, Packers
8. Tony Gonzalez, Falcons
9. Fred Davis, Redskins
10. Brent Celek, Eagles
11. Dustin Keller, Jets
12. Jason Witten, Cowboys
13. Jermaine Gresham, Bengals
14. Kellen Winslow Jr., Seahawks
15. Jacob Tamme, Broncos
16. Owen Daniels, Texans
17. Jared Cook, Titans
18. Coby Fleener, Colts
19. Kyle Rudolph, Vikings
20. Heath Miller, Steelers
21. Ed Dickson, Ravens
22. Greg Olsen, Panthers
23. Marcedes Lewis, Jaguars
24. Lance Kendricks, Rams
25. Scott Chandler, Bills
26. Tony Moeaki, Chiefs
27. Rob Housler, Cardinals
28. Martellus Bennett, Giants
29. James Casey, Texans
30. Anthony Fasano, Dolphins


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