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WIDE RECEIVERS
June 27, 2013
So many available bodies, so much talent and all kinds of x-factors. From touchdown makers to sneaky slot guys, bargains in this field run deep
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June 27, 2013

Wide Receivers

So many available bodies, so much talent and all kinds of x-factors. From touchdown makers to sneaky slot guys, bargains in this field run deep

20 Dwayne BOWE

1 Calvin JOHNSON LIONS TIER: 1

AGE: 27 BYE WEEK: 9 AUCTION: $23

[PPR GEM] Megatron was remarkable in 2012, breaking Jerry Rice's single-season receiving-yardage record despite a knee issue and multiple broken fingers. Speaking of historic: Aside from a lower touchdown total, Johnson beat the Madden Jinx. Whether or not Matthew Stafford becomes a more consistent passer, Johnson can dominate. He's the only receiver who seems guaranteed to return on a first-round investment.

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2 A.J. GREEN BENGALS TIER: 1

AGE: 25 BYE WEEK: 12 AUCTION: $19

[ON THE RISE] If there's a receiver capable of challenging Calvin Johnson for the No. 1 spot, it's Green. Quarterback Andy Dalton's lack of a big arm hasn't hindered Green, who exploded onto the professional scene as a rookie and entered the elite tier as a sophomore. The Dalton-Green duo should become even more potent in year three, so if Green limits the drops, he has a chance to become fantasy's most productive wideout.

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