Week 14 can be a pivotal week in fantasy football. I a lot of leagues it's the last week of the regular season and in some leagues it's the first week of the playoffs. Let's look and see who the top scorers where by position for the week.

​Tom Brady of the New England Patriots put up 24.77 fantasy points against the #1 defense in the NFL. Brady threw for 406 yards and 3 touchdowns. He also ran the football 1 time, but it was for -1 yards. Brady was sacked 1 time and also threw 1 interception.

Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers scored 22.57 fantasy points to grab the 2nd spot for the week. Rodgers threw for 246 yards and 3 touchdowns. He ran the football 3 rimes, but it was for -6 yards. Rodgers only negative was that he was sacked 1 time.

Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons was 3rd for the week with 21.74 fantasy points. Ryan threw for 237 yards and 3 touchdowns. Ryan's negative was that he sacked 2 times.

Even with getting hurt in his game last week Ryan Tannehill of the Miami Dolphins still took the 4th spot for the week with 20.65 fantasy points. Tannehill threw for 195 yards and 3 touchdowns while running the football 5 times for 20 yards. Tannehill was sacked 1 time, threw 1 interception and lost a fumble.

Joe Flacco of the Baltimore Ravens rounds out our list for the week putting up 15.83 fantasy points. Flacco threw for 324 yards and 2 touchdowns while running the football 1 time for 1 yard. Flacco was sacked 2 times and threw 1 interception.

Hopefully Brock Osweiler of the Houston Texans wasn't your Week 14 starter. Osweiler threw for just 147 yards while running the football 2 times for -2 yards. Osweiler threw 1 interception and was sacked 2 times. Osweiler scored 0.24 fantasy points in Week 14.

Running Back:

Le'Veon Bell of the Pittsburgh Steelers was the top fantasy player for the week scoring a whopping 61.30 fantasy points. Bell carried the football 38 times running for 236 yards and 3 touchdowns. Bell also caught 4 passes for 62 yards.

Bilal Powell of the New York Jets has to be the sleeper pick of the week scoring 40.90 fantasy points. Powell carried the football 29 times for 145 yards and 2 touchdowns. Powell also caught 5 passes for 34 yards.

Carlos Hyde of the San Francisco 49ers had a good week scoring 31 fantasy points against one of the better rushing defenses in the NFL. Hyde ran for 193 yards on 17 carries. Hyde caught just 1 pass for 7 yards, but it went for a touchdown.

Jeremy Hill of the Cincinnati Bengals grabs a spot on our list with 28.70 fantasy points. Hill carried the football 25 times rushing for 111 yards and a touchdown. Hill also caught 3 passes for 31 yards.

LeSean McCoy of the Buffalo Bills scored 24.30 fantasy points to take the final spot on our list. McCoy ran for 27 yards on 12 carries, but scored a touchdown. McCoy also caught 6 passes for 81 yards.

At the bottom of the fantasy running backs for Week 14 was Devontae Booker of the Denver Broncos. Booker carried the football just 3 times for 1 yard and caught 2 passes for 10 yards. Booker scored just 3.35 fantasy points for the week.

Wide Receiver:

Who had Chris Hogan of the New England Patriots being the highest scoring wide receiver in Week 14? Hogan had 5 receptions for 129 yards and a touchdown. Hogan also ran the football 2 times for 7 yards. Hogan put up 25.35 fantasy points for the week.

Tyreek Hill of the Kansas City Chiefs has been a regular on our list the last few weeks. Hill scored 25.28 fantasy points for the week. Hill caught 6 passes for 66 yards and a touchdown. Hill ran the football 1 times for 2 yards. Hill also totaled 124 return yards and had a return touchdown. Hill did lose a fumble.

Emmanuel Sanders of the Denver Broncos and T.Y. Hilton of the Indianapolis Colts tied for 3rd this week with 24.50 fantasy points. Sanders caught 11 passes for 100 yards and a touchdown. Hilton caught 9 passes for 115 yards and a touchdown.

Kenny Stills of the Miami Dolphins wraps up our list for the week. Stills caught 6 passes for 97 yards and a touchdown. Stills ended up with 21.45 fantasy points.

It was a down week for Dez Bryant of the Dallas Cowboys. Bryant was targeted 9 times, but had just 1 reception for 10 yards and to add to fantasy owners misery Bryant fumble on the catch. Bryant scored just 1 fantasy point in Week.

Tight End:

Tyler Eifert of the Cincinnati Bengals took the top spot for the week with 20.55 fantasy points. Eifert caught 5 passes for 48 yards and had 2 touchdowns.

Zach Ertz of the Philadelphia Eagles took the 2nd spot for the week with 18.95 fantasy points. Ertz caught 10 passes for 112 yards.

Martellus Bennett of the New England Patriots finished 3rd for the week with 16 fantasy points. Bennett caught 4 passes for 70 yards and a touchdown.

Kyle Rudolph of the Minnesota Vikings was 4th for the week with 15 fantasy points. Rudolph caught 4 passes for 60 yards and a touchdown.

Travis Kelce of the Kansas City chiefs takes the final spot for the week with 14.10 fantasy points. Kelce caught 5 passes for 101 yards.

At the bottom of the tight end list this week is Jesse James of the Pittsburgh Steelers. In the high powered Steelers offense James seems to be the forgotten man. James was targeted 3 times and had 1 catch for 5 yards. James totaled 1.25 fantasy points for the week.

Defense/Special teams:

The Atlanta Falcons topped the list this week with 28.39 fantasy points. Atlanta had 3 sacks, 2 interceptions, 3 fumble recoveries and 2 defensive touchdowns for the week.

The Carolina Panthers finished 2nd for the week with 23.05 fantasy points. The Panthers had 5 sacks, a safety, 3 interceptions and 2 fumble recoveries in Week 14.

The Green Bay Packers took the 3rd spot scoring 22.19 fantasy points. Green Bay had 3 sacks, 5 interceptions and a fumble recovery in Week 14.

With 19.59 fantasy points the Miami Dolphins took the 4th spot for Week 14. The Dolphins had 3 sacks, 2 interceptions, 2 fumble recoveries and a blocked kick for the week.

The Kansas City Chiefs grabbed the last spot on our list with 19.13 fantasy points. Kansas City had 1 sack to go with 172 return yards and a return touchdown.

In what has to be a bit of a surprise the Seattle Seahawks finished at the bottom of the Defense/Special Teams list for the week scoring just 1.69 fantasy points. Seattle had a 1 sack to go with 136 return yards for the week.


Nick Novak of the Houston Texans led the way with 20 fantasy points.

Graham Gano finished 2nd with 17 fantasy points.

Kai Forbath of the Minnesota Vikings, Justin Tucker of the Baltimore Ravens and Jason Myers of the Jacksonville Jaquars tied for the final spots with 14 fantasy points in Week 14.

It was Dan Bailey of the Dallas Cowboys at the bottom of the Kickers list with just 1 point. Bailey had just 1 extra point attempt in Week 14.

There's are Week 14 wrap up and as always I hope you're players where at the top of their positions. Thanks for taking the time to read this article and good luck in Week 15.

Published by John Burke