Originally written on We Talk Fantasy Sports  |  Last updated 9/23/13
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 table.tableizer-table { border: 1px solid #CCC; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif font-size: 12px; } .tableizer-table td { padding: 4px; margin: 3px; border: 1px solid #ccc; } .tableizer-table th { background-color: #104E8B; color: #FFF; font-weight: bold; } PLAYERPositionTEAMRECTARCatch%YDSAVGTDLONG20+Jamaal CharlesRBKC182475%1518.41211Matt ForteRBCHI182090%1387.70241Danny WoodheadRBSD172085%1086.40130Darren SprolesRBNO162080%16310.20322DeMarco MurrayRBDAL161984%1167.30170Charles ClayFBMIA141974%20314.50674Joique BellRBDET141974%17712.60372Fred JacksonRBBUF131776%1138.70170Pierre ThomasRBNO141593%745.30160Da'Rel ScottRBNYG91560%9810.91232Ray RiceRBBAL111479%4440100Arian FosterRBHOU81457%374.6080Trent RichardsonRBCLE/IND71450%517.30180Bilal PowellRBNYJ81362%668.30140Doug MartinRBTB41331%194.80130Adrian PetersonRBMIN111292%524.7190Jason SnellingRBATL101283%11611.61342Daryl RichardsonRBSTL101283%787.80190Running Backs have not been very involved in passing attacks this season so if you own a Charles, Forte or Murray, kudos to you!  These guys are going to be the difference makers this season between a championship run and not making the playoffs.Wide Receiver Targets Leaders table.tableizer-table { border: 1px solid #CCC; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif font-size: 12px; } .tableizer-table td { padding: 4px; margin: 3px; border: 1px solid #ccc; } .tableizer-table th { background-color: #104E8B; color: #FFF; font-weight: bold; } PLAYERPositionTEAMRECTARCatch%YDSAVGTDLONG20+Cecil ShortsWRJAC193949%27614.50594Pierre GarconWRWSH233762%28012.21443Julio JonesWRATL273675%37313.82815A.J. GreenWRCIN193653%24913.13454Andre JohnsonWRHOU253571%25810.30274Julian EdelmanWRNE273479%2017.42351Randall CobbWRGB213364%29013.82384DeSean JacksonWRPHI193161%35918.92617Torrey SmithWRBAL163152%26916.80486Calvin JohnsonWRDET173057%26815.83723Emmanuel SandersWRPIT163053%17410.90433Vincent JacksonWRTB153050%26517.70396Greg LittleWRCLE113037%787.10180Antonio BrownWRPIT202969%32416.22457Anquan BoldinWRSF192966%28214.81436Brian HartlineWRMIA182962%23813.22344Steve JohnsonWRBUF172959%23613.92453Brandon MarshallWRCHI202871%26913.52414Davone BessWRCLE172861%1528.90170Kenbrell ThompkinsWRNE92832%13014.42383Dez BryantWRDAL172763%20111.82532Victor CruzWRNYG162759%26116.33702Tavon AustinWRSTL182669%1186.62140DeAndre HopkinsWRHOU182669%24313.51304Larry FitzgeraldWRARI152560%17711.82263Steve SmithWRCAR142556%14310.21150Nate BurlesonWRDET192383%23912.60474Reggie WayneWRIND182378%20511.41252Jordy NelsonWRGB182378%28916.13376Santana MossWRWSH152365%17211.51190Stephen HillWRNYJ132357%23317.91514Mike WilliamsWRTB112348%12611.51281Nate WashingtonWRTEN152268%22715.10352James JonesWRGB152268%21214.11573Austin PettisWRSTL132259%1148.82201Miles AustinWRDAL152171%1258.30180Kendall WrightWRTEN152171%1369.11190Marques ColstonWRNO142167%20214.41313Alshon JefferyWRCHI132162%10480180Jerome SimpsonWRMIN122157%21818.20473Mike WallaceWRMIA122157%15212.71341Andre RobertsWRARI122157%13911.60190T.Y. HiltonWRIND112152%15714.30473Brandon GibsonWRMIA142070%1379.80241Eric DeckerWRDEN112055%11910.80271Jerricho CotcheryWRPIT102050%14514.51314Aaron DobsonWRNE102050%10810.81391I personally wouldn't want Cecil Short or Pierre Garcon on my weekly roster but hey, if they can turn these targets into receptions, PPR guys will eat it up!  Austin Pettis is a guy we should all be targeting in St. Louis.  The Ram everyone wants is Tavon Austin but if Pettis stays healthy he can help you out with the BYE weeks coming!Tight End Targets Leaders table.tableizer-table { border: 1px solid #CCC; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif font-size: 12px; } .tableizer-table td { padding: 4px; margin: 3px; border: 1px solid #ccc; } .tableizer-table th { background-color: #104E8B; color: #FFF; font-weight: bold; } PLAYERPositionTEAMRECTARCatch%YDSAVGTDLONG20+Jimmy GrahamTENO233861%35815.64566Jordan CameronTECLE203165%26913.54534Brandon MyersTENYG162564%17310.81273Greg OlsenTECAR162467%19412.11313Jason WittenTEDAL162370%1499.32232Antonio GatesTESD152268%22815.21344Jared CookTESTL132259%195152473Martellus BennettTECHI122157%13511.33302Dallas ClarkTEBAL122060%14111.80313Owen DanielsTEHOU122060%120103281Jermaine GreshamTECIN151883%1288.50261Scott ChandlerTEBUF121867%12710.61331Tony GonzalezTEATL111861%938.51160Kyle RudolphTEMIN101856%979.71212Jermichael FinleyTEGB111669%121112271Julius ThomasTEDEN111669%15714.33443Jordan ReedTEWSH131587%1068.21120Jordan Cameron has not let any fantasy owners down this season, even with Brian Hoyer as his QB he did damage.  Problem is, most people had a Tony Gonzalez or some other veteran TE drafted before him and have had him sitting on the bench for 3 weeks now.  Well no more!  Cameron is a must start over every TE except Jimmy Graham!
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