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Week 6 fantasy football rankings

Updated: October 13, 2007, 1:10 AM ET
By ESPN.com Fantasy

Read all about Christopher Harris' rankings in The Big Rotowski.

Insiders: Click here for exclusive access to Eric Karabell and Scott Engel's rankings.

Teams with Bye weeks: 49ers, Bills, Broncos, Colts, Lions, Steelers

The "change" column records player rankings movement since Wednesday's edition. A number with parentheses means that the player has dropped that many places in the rankings. A number without parentheses expresses a gain.

Top 25 Quarterbacks
Rank Name Team Opponent
Matthew Berry

Chris Harris

Nate Ravitz

Eric Karabell

Scott Engel
Average Change
1 Tom Brady Patriots @DAL 1 1 1 1.0 -
2 Carson Palmer Bengals @KC 2 3 2 2.4 -
3 Tony Romo Cowboys NE 3 2 3 3.0 -
4 Matt Hasselbeck Seahawks NO 6 5 7 5.4 1
5 Kurt Warner Cardinals CAR 5 6 6 5.8 1
6 Donovan McNabb Eagles @NYJ 4 8 5 6.4 1
7 Brett Favre Packers WAS 13 4 4 6.4 (3)
8 Eli Manning Giants @ATL 12 9 10 8.8 -
9 David Garrard Jaguars HOU 18 12 15 12.2 -
10 Philip Rivers Chargers OAK 16 14 9 12.2 -
11 Jason Campbell Redskins @GB 10 15 11 12.6 1
12 Derek Anderson Browns MIA 17 7 19 12.8 1
13 Matt Schaub Texans @JAC 14 11 14 12.8 (2)
14 Brian Griese Bears MIN 9 13 8 13.2 -
15 Vince Young Titans @TB 19 10 16 15.0 -
16 Drew Brees Saints @SEA 7 21 17 16.0 -
17 Cleo Lemon Dolphins @CLE 8 20 12 17.0 3
18 Jeff Garcia Buccaneers TEN 23 19 18 17.4 -
19 Daunte Culpepper Raiders @SD 15 16 21 17.6 (2)
20 Gus Frerotte Rams @BAL 21 18 13 18.2 (1)
21 Damon Huard Chiefs CIN 11 17 20 18.6 6
22 Chad Pennington Jets @PHI 22 22 22 20.8 (1)
23 Steve McNair Ravens STL 20 24 23 21.0 (1)
24 Joey Harrington Falcons NYG NR 23 24 23.8 -
25 Kelly Holcomb Vikings @CHI 24 NR NR 25.4 1
Top 50 Running Backs
Rank Name Team Opponent
Matthew Berry

Chris Harris

Nate Ravitz

Eric Karabell

Scott Engel
Average Change
1 LaDainian Tomlinson Chargers OAK 1 1 1 1.2 -
2 Ronnie Brown Dolphins @CLE 2 2 2 1.8 -
3 Brian Westbrook Eagles @NYJ 4 3 4 3.4 -
4 Larry Johnson Chiefs CIN 3 5 3 4.0 -
5 Willis McGahee Ravens STL 5 4 6 5.2 -
6 Shaun Alexander Seahawks NO 6 9 9 7.0 -
7 Edgerrin James Cardinals CAR 8 6 10 7.4 -
8 Brandon Jacobs Giants @ATL 9 7 7 8.8 -
9 Reggie Bush Saints @SEA 10 12 5 9.2 -
10 Adrian Peterson Vikings @CHI 13 8 8 10.0 -
11 Clinton Portis Redskins @GB 17 10 11 11.8 1
12 Marion Barber III Cowboys NE 11 13 13 12.0 (1)
13 Maurice Jones-Drew Jaguars HOU 12 11 16 13.0 1
14 Sammy Morris Patriots @DAL 16 14 12 13.0 (1)
15 DeShaun Foster Panthers @ARI 15 16 15 15.6 -
16 Jason Wright Browns MIA 14 23 24 20.0 27
17 Thomas Jones Jets @PHI 21 21 29 20.2 -
18 Kenny Watson Bengals @KC 7 30 14 20.2 16
19 LenDale White Titans @TB 27 15 18 20.2 -
20 Brian Leonard Rams @BAL 22 25 17 20.8 2
21 Earnest Graham Buccaneers TEN 23 20 22 21.2 3
22 Derrick Ward Giants @ATL 32 18 19 21.6 (1)
23 Fred Taylor Jaguars HOU 24 26 20 23.4 (5)
24 Ahman Green Texans @JAC 20 19 26 23.6 4
25 Warrick Dunn Falcons NYG 25 17 23 23.8 -
26 Laurence Maroney Patriots @DAL 19 29 21 25.6 (3)
27 Justin Fargas Raiders @SD 18 27 39 26.6 6
28 Cedric Benson Bears MIN 28 35 28 27.4 (2)
29 DeShawn Wynn Packers WAS 26 22 35 28.0 -
30 Julius Jones Cowboys NE 35 24 25 28.4 -
31 Chester Taylor Vikings @CHI 29 34 34 30.2 1
32 Chris Brown Titans @TB 36 31 32 31.2 (1)
33 Leon Washington Jets @PHI 31 32 40 34.6 3
34 DeAngelo Williams Panthers @ARI 30 41 38 36.6 4
35 Jerious Norwood Falcons NYG 38 42 37 37.6 4
36 Vernand Morency Packers WAS 34 39 33 38.2 (1)
37 Ladell Betts Redskins @GB 42 37 36 38.2 3
38 Ron Dayne Texans @JAC 43 36 43 38.6 (1)
39 Correll Buckhalter Eagles @NYJ 40 38 30 40.4 2
40 Dominic Rhodes Raiders @SD 50 33 46 41.0 4
41 LaMont Jordan Raiders @SD 33 48 27 41.0 (14)
42 Michael Turner Chargers OAK 37 NR 31 41.0 -
43 Rudi Johnson Bengals @KC NR 28 NR 43.6 (27)
44 Aaron Stecker Saints @SEA 46 44 45 43.8 2
45 Adrian Peterson Bears MIN 39 49 41 44.4 -
46 Brandon Jackson Packers WAS NR NR 44 44.8 3
47 Musa Smith Ravens STL 45 40 48 45.0 -
48 Jamal Lewis Browns MIA NR 43 NR 46.8 (28)
49 Greg Jones Jaguars HOU NR 47 50 46.8 1
50 Kevin Faulk Patriots @DAL 44 NR 42 47.8 (2)
Top 50 Wide Receivers
Rank Name Team Opponent
Matthew Berry

Chris Harris

Nate Ravitz

Eric Karabell

Scott Engel
Average Change
1 Randy Moss Patriots @DAL 1 1 2 1.2 -
2 Plaxico Burress Giants @ATL 2 2 4 2.8 -
3 T.J. Houshmandzadeh Bengals @KC 3 8 1 4.2 1
4 Terrell Owens Cowboys NE 5 3 5 5.2 1
5 Chad Johnson Bengals @KC 7 7 7 5.2 1
6 Steve Smith Panthers @ARI 12 4 3 6.0 (3)
7 Larry Fitzgerald Cardinals CAR 8 9 6 7.0 -
8 Braylon Edwards Browns MIA 9 5 10 7.6 1
9 Donald Driver Packers WAS 6 6 9 7.8 (1)
10 Torry Holt Rams @BAL 4 10 8 8.6 -
11 Laveranues Coles Jets @PHI 13 11 11 12.0 -
12 Dwayne Bowe Chiefs CIN 10 14 18 13.6 -
13 Derrick Mason Ravens STL 11 23 12 15.2 1
14 Chris Chambers Dolphins @CLE 15 17 16 15.8 (1)
15 Marques Colston Saints @SEA 14 25 13 17.0 -
16 Vincent Jackson Chargers OAK 19 16 14 18.4 -
17 Jerricho Cotchery Jets @PHI 16 20 30 19.6 3
18 Patrick Crayton Cowboys NE 24 22 15 20.4 3
19 Joey Galloway Buccaneers TEN 33 13 17 20.6 (2)
20 Ronald Curry Raiders @SD 18 15 29 21.2 3
21 Bobby Engram Seahawks NO 25 18 25 21.2 1
22 Santana Moss Redskins @GB 21 21 19 22.6 15
23 Kevin Curtis Eagles @NYJ 29 19 20 22.8 1
24 Greg Jennings Packers WAS 43 12 22 24.0 (5)
25 Wes Welker Patriots @DAL 22 28 32 24.4 -
26 Andre Davis Texans @JAC 26 36 24 28.6 3
27 Bernard Berrian Bears MIN 17 31 23 28.8 -
28 Roddy White Falcons NYG 40 24 33 29.4 2
29 James Jones Packers WAS 35 35 21 31.0 2
30 Dennis Northcutt Jaguars HOU 20 33 NR 31.4 (2)
31 Donte' Stallworth Patriots @DAL 31 27 31 32.0 1
32 Reggie Brown Eagles @NYJ 36 26 35 34.0 3
33 Nate Burleson Seahawks NO 34 34 37 34.8 -
34 Drew Bennett Rams @BAL 32 29 34 36.4 -
35 Muhsin Muhammad Bears MIN 30 32 47 37.0 7
36 Jerry Porter Raiders @SD 50 30 45 37.0 3
37 Bryant Johnson Cardinals CAR 23 37 28 37.4 4
38 Brandon Jones Titans @TB 39 42 38 37.4 (2)
39 Ike Hilliard Buccaneers TEN NR 40 26 37.4 1
40 Antwaan Randle El Redskins @GB 38 NR 27 40.0 (14)
41 Devery Henderson Saints @SEA 28 50 36 40.8 (3)
42 Anquan Boldin Cardinals CAR NR 41 NR 43.0 (24)
43 Mark Clayton Ravens STL NR 43 46 43.6 1
44 Bobby Wade Vikings @CHI 42 NR 40 44.2 2
45 Isaac Bruce Rams @BAL NR NR 39 45.0 (2)
46 Michael Jenkins Falcons NYG NR 44 44 45.6 3
47 Samie Parker Chiefs CIN 27 NR NR 45.8 4
48 Jacoby Jones Texans @JAC 37 45 NR 46.4 3
49 Joe Jurevicius Browns MIA NR 46 NR 46.4 (4)
50 Eddie Kennison Chiefs CIN 45 NR NR 46.8 1
Top 25 Tight Ends
Rank Name Team Opponent
Matthew Berry

Chris Harris

Nate Ravitz

Eric Karabell

Scott Engel
Average Change
1 Antonio Gates Chargers OAK 1 1 1 1.0 -
2 Jason Witten Cowboys NE 2 2 2 3.0 -
3 Benjamin Watson Patriots @DAL 4 4 4 3.8 -
4 Tony Gonzalez Chiefs CIN 3 5 3 4.0 -
5 Kellen Winslow Browns MIA 6 3 5 4.6 -
6 Chris Cooley Redskins @GB 5 6 6 5.6 -
7 Jeremy Shockey Giants @ATL 9 7 7 6.4 -
8 Owen Daniels Texans @JAC 7 8 9 8.8 1
9 Todd Heap Ravens STL 12 9 8 9.2 (1)
10 Alge Crumpler Falcons NYG 11 10 10 9.6 -
11 Greg Olsen Bears MIN 8 14 11 12.6 -
12 Eric Johnson Saints @SEA 10 12 15 12.8 -
13 Desmond Clark Bears MIN 20 13 12 13.4 -
14 Donald Lee Packers WAS 13 17 13 14.0 -
15 Jeff King Panthers @ARI 14 18 16 15.8 -
16 Chris Baker Jets @PHI 18 21 21 17.4 -
17 L.J. Smith Eagles @NYJ 16 16 14 18.4 5
18 Randy McMichael Rams @BAL 17 19 19 19.0 (1)
19 Bo Scaife Titans @TB 25 15 22 19.2 -
20 Marcedes Lewis Jaguars HOU 21 20 17 19.4 (2)
21 Alex Smith Buccaneers TEN 22 11 NR 20.0 (1)
22 Leonard Pope Cardinals CAR 15 NR 24 22.2 1
23 Visanthe Shiancoe Vikings @CHI 19 NR 18 22.2 1
24 Bubba Franks Packers WAS NR 24 23 22.4 1
25 Marcus Pollard Seahawks NO 23 22 20 23.0 (4)
Top 25 Kickers
Rank Name Team Opponent
Matthew Berry

Chris Harris

Nate Ravitz

Eric Karabell

Scott Engel
Average Change
1 Nick Folk Cowboys NE 1 2 6 3.0 2
2 Matt Stover Ravens STL 3 3 1 1.8 (1)
3 Stephen Gostkowski Patriots @DAL 2 4 2 2.8 (1)
4 Kris Brown Texans @JAC 6 1 9 5.2 -
5 Mason Crosby Packers WAS 12 5 7 6.8 -
6 Neil Rackers Cardinals CAR 11 7 3 6.4 -
7 Shayne Graham Bengals @KC 5 10 5 8.0 -
8 Robbie Gould Bears MIN 4 16 8 9.8 2
9 Jay Feely Dolphins @CLE 8 6 14 10.6 2
10 Nate Kaeding Chargers OAK 7 21 4 9.0 (2)
11 Josh Brown Seahawks NO 10 14 10 9.8 (2)
12 Shaun Suisham Redskins @GB 9 11 18 12.8 -
13 Rob Bironas Titans @TB 14 9 24 15.6 2
14 David Akers Eagles @NYJ 17 8 11 13.0 (1)
15 Jeff Wilkins Rams @BAL 22 12 16 14.6 (1)
16 Phil Dawson Browns MIA 13 15 13 15.8 -
17 John Kasay Panthers @ARI 18 19 21 18.4 -
18 Lawrence Tynes Giants @ATL 21 17 17 17.4 -
19 Sebastian Janikowski Raiders @SD 15 18 25 20.2 2
20 Morten Andersen Falcons NYG 16 13 15 18.6 (1)
21 Mike Nugent Jets @PHI 19 NR 23 20.2 1
22 John Carney Jaguars HOU 20 24 12 20.0 (2)
23 Ryan Longwell Vikings @CHI 24 20 22 22.6 1
24 Olindo Mare Saints @SEA 25 22 NR 23.2 2
25 Matt Bryant Buccaneers TEN NR 23 20 22.4 (2)
Ranked Defenses/Special Teams
Rank Name Team Opponent
Matthew Berry

Chris Harris

Nate Ravitz

Eric Karabell

Scott Engel
Average Change
1 Chicago Bears MIN 4 3 1 2.2 -
2 Minnesota Vikings @CHI 1 1 3 2.8 1
3 Baltimore Ravens STL 5 4 2 2.8 (1)
4 New England Patriots @DAL 2 5 4 5.0 -
5 Jacksonville Jaguars HOU 6 9 12 7.0 -
6 San Diego Chargers OAK 14 7 5 7.4 -
7 Green Bay Packers WAS 16 11 7 8.4 -
8 Tennessee Titans @TB 7 6 11 8.8 2
9 New York Giants @ATL 3 8 14 9.0 (1)
10 Arizona Cardinals CAR 10 10 8 10.0 1
11 Seattle Seahawks NO 17 2 13 10.4 (2)
12 Philadelphia Eagles @NYJ 13 12 6 11.8 -
13 Tampa Bay Buccaneers TEN 8 13 15 12.4 1
14 Washington Redskins @GB 15 14 10 12.4 (1)
15 Houston Texans @JAC 9 16 9 13.4 -
16 Kansas City Chiefs CIN 11 15 21 18.4 -
17 Atlanta Falcons NYG 18 21 19 18.4 -
18 Carolina Panthers @ARI 22 23 18 19.0 1
19 Dallas Cowboys NE 12 17 23 19.4 (1)
20 Miami Dolphins @CLE 19 25 16 19.6 -
21 New York Jets @PHI 21 20 26 20.0 -
22 Cleveland Browns MIA 26 24 17 21.2 -
23 Oakland Raiders @SD 20 18 22 21.4 -
24 St. Louis Rams @BAL 24 22 24 21.8 -
25 Cincinnati Bengals @KC 25 19 20 22.8 -
26 New Orleans Saints @SEA 23 26 25 25.2 -

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