2012 Fantasy Football Week 13: Wide Receivers (WR) Rankings

November 28, 2012   ·     ·   Jump to comments

A pair of Detroit Lions receivers went over the century mark on Thanksgiving, as Calvin Johnson turned in another dominant performance and rookie Ryan Broyles filled in nicely for Titus Young, who was serving a one-game suspension.
While Johnson is back to his old self over the past month, we shouldn’t discount Broyles odds of maintaining WR3 status down the stretch. The rookie will be a big part of what the Lions will do on offense in the future, but the question is, can Matthew Stafford play more like he did against the Texans or will he regress back to the poor play he’s shown us for most of the season?
If Stafford is ready to perform like the quarterback we saw from 2011, Broyles odds of finding the end zone will go up. If not, Broyles will need to rely on heavy yardage numbers and that the Lions will continue to throw the football close to 50 times a game. Thankfully, this offense has another secondary they can take advantage of as the face the Co...

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