Tuesday, September 18, 2012

2012 Fantasy Football Week 2 Targets Leaders

Since targets have become a stat, fantasy junkies have fallen in love with it, including us! But just because your favorite WR gets thrown to 12 times each week, that does not guarantee anything! That is why we calculated their Catch % for you!


Stats courtesy of ESPN

Running Back Targets Leaders


PLAYERPositionTEAMRECTARCatch%YDSAVGTDLONG20+
Darren McFaddenRBOAK152560%10570170
Darren SprolesRBNO182282%1639.11252
Ray RiceRBBAL91560%788.70371
LeSean McCoyRBPHI81267%344.30100
Matt ForteRBCHI71164%8912.70312
Reggie BushRBMIA91090%717.90251
Chris JohnsonRBTEN81080%587.30160
Arian FosterRBHOU71070%334.70180
Ronnie BrownRBSD99100%525.8080
Curtis BrinkleyRBSD7978%517.30120

Great news for Ryan Matthews owners because when he returns all of these RB targets are coming his way!


PLAYERPositionTEAMRECTARCatch%YDSAVGTDLONG20+
Kevin SmithRBDET6967%467.71120
Maurice Jones-DrewRBJAC6875%254.2180
Trent RichardsonRBCLE5863%418.21231
Ben TateRBHOU77100%456.40110
Pierre ThomasRBNO5771%4590120
Stevan RidleyRBNE5771%5110.20201
Felix JonesRBDAL4757%40100231
Doug MartinRBTB4757%235.80110
James CaseyFBHOU4667%358.80170
Chris OgbonnayaRBCLE66100%7312.20211
DeMarco MurrayRBDAL66100%406.70150
Peyton HillisRBKC5683%336.60150
C.J. SpillerRBBUF5683%7214.40302
Jonathan DwyerRBPIT3650%237.70120
Erik LorigFBTB55100%295.80150
Marcel ReeceFBOAK4580%379.30150
Mike TolbertRBCAR55100%316.20202
BenJarvus Green-EllisRBCIN4580%348.50120
Ryan WilliamsRBARI4580%276.80120
Frank GoreRBSF3560%175.70150

If C.J. Spiller ever gets involved in the pass game, he might be the greatest fantasy RB this season!  Congrats to those who drafted him!

Wide Receiver Targets Leaders

PLAYERPositionTEAMRECTARCatch%YDSAVGTDLONG20+
Victor CruzWRNYG172861%23713.91803
Danny AmendolaWRSTL202580%23011.51561
Reggie WayneWRIND152560%20613.71305
A.J. GreenWRCIN122352%12810.71190
Percy HarvinWRMIN182186%18810.40202
Hakeem NicksWRNYG142167%23716.91504
Brandon LloydWRNE132162%1299.90271
Dwayne BoweWRKC112152%15514.12333
Brian HartlineWRMIA122060%16113.40342
Brandon MarshallWRCHI112055%143131242
Vincent JacksonWRTB92045%17519.41414
Roddy WhiteWRATL141974%18913.51263
Calvin JohnsonWRDET141974%20514.60515
Santonio HolmesWRNYJ71937%9613.71251
Demaryius ThomasWRDEN131872%18814.52712
Donnie AveryWRIND121867%14812.31413
Antonio BrownWRPIT111861%15313.90273
DeSean JacksonWRPHI111765%19117.40492
Michael CrabtreeWRSF131681%143110201
Jordy NelsonWRGB111669%14813.50283
Julio JonesWRATL101663%12212.22312
Wes WelkerWRNE81650%10913.60362
Lance MooreWRNO81650%15018.81332
Steve SmithWRCAR101567%210210664
Dexter McClusterWRKC101567%11411.40211
Eric DeckerWRDEN91560%10711.90180
Laurent RobinsonWRJAC81553%11514.40322
Jeremy MaclinWRPHI81553%11914.92462
Mohamed MassaquoiWRCLE81553%13116.40242
Marques ColstonWRNO71547%12017.10292
Steve JohnsonWRBUF61540%11118.52492
Larry FitzgeraldWRARI51533%6713.40232
Andre JohnsonWRHOU111479%14012.71292
Malcom FloydWRSD101471%17517.51274
Miles AustinWRDAL91464%13615.12343
Kendall WrightWRTEN71450%618.71170
Rod StreaterWROAK61443%467.71130
Brandon LaFellWRCAR91369%15517.21274
Davone BessWRMIA81362%88110211
Sidney RiceWRSEA71354%699.91180
Darrius Heyward-BeyWROAK71354%84120211
Andrew HawkinsWRCIN101283%14214.21502
Kevin OgletreeWRDAL91275%14015.62402
Damian WilliamsWRTEN91275%788.70180
Dez BryantWRDAL71258%10214.60381
Emmanuel SandersWRPIT71258%8812.60190
Randall CobbWRGB101191%979.70201
Mike WallaceWRPIT91182%11112.32371
Michael JenkinsWRMIN81173%88110160
Nate BurlesonWRDET71164%8011.40212
James JonesWRGB61155%8013.31491
Greg LittleWRCLE51145%5711.41241
Armon BinnsWRCIN91090%9410.40201
Andre RobertsWRARI61060%569.32190
Donald JonesWRBUF61060%406.71120
Earl BennettWRCHI51050%7114.20251
Nate WashingtonWRTEN41040%7318.31292
Justin BlackmonWRJAC31030%2480130

Danny Amendola and Percy Harvin are the new Wes Welker's of the PPR world.  If they continue to catch 80% of their targets they will finish with 160 and 134 catches respectively!

Tight End Targets Leaders

PLAYERPositionTEAMRECTARCatch%YDSAVGTDLONG20+
Dennis PittaTEBAL132357%13810.61252
Jimmy GrahamTENO132357%15612.02233
Brent CelekTEPHI121963%22218.50286
Owen DanielsTEHOU101759%13413.40293
Tony GonzalezTEATL121675%12310.32251
Jermichael FinleyTEGB111669%736.61160
Martellus BennettTENYG91656%11212.42331
Rob GronkowskiTENE121580%13511.32282
Brandon PettigrewTEDET81457%9511.91242
Coby FleenerTEIND81457%9812.30243
Todd HeapTEARI81362%9411.80281
Jermaine GreshamTECIN71354%679.60221
Jason WittenTEDAL61346%6811.30231
Vernon DavisTESF81267%11614.53293
Kyle RudolphTEMIN81267%10212.81291
Jared CookTETEN71258%8712.40351
Brandon MyersTEOAK1111100%15113.70263
Tony SchefflerTEDET61155%437.20130
Scott ChandlerTEBUF61155%9115.22431
Heath MillerTEPIT71070%699.92231
Greg OlsenTECAR71070%699.90201
Tony MoeakiTEKC41040%4611.50180
Jacob TammeTEDEN7978%568.01180
Jeff CumberlandTENYJ5956%469.20130
Fred DavisTEWSH4944%5213.00261
Aaron HernandezTENE6875%599.81231
Anthony FasanoTEMIA5863%387.61140
Antonio GatesTESD4850%4310.80170
Clay HarborTEPHI4850%358.81190
Ed DicksonTEBAL3743%4515.00231
Kellen DavisTECHI1714%2121.01211
Dallas ClarkTETB5683%6613.20332
Anthony McCoyTESEA5683%418.21221
Marcedes LewisTEJAC55100%5210.41180
Alex SmithTECLE4580%297.30170
Dante RosarioTESD4580%4812.03180

It appears that Dennis Pitta IS the real deal this year and the focal point of the Sugar Huddle in Baltimore.

Recent Posts

MLB NBA NFL

Follow Us on Twitter