Originally posted on Fox Sports South  |  By JAY CLEMONS  |  Last updated 10/3/13
Here are my top 50 wide receivers for Week 5, citing Points Per Reception leagues. This countdown, for the most part, projects the greatest combination of catches, yards, targets and touchdowns, among wideouts, for the NFL's fifth weekend. Byes: Pittsburgh, Tampa Bay, Minnesota, Washington 1-25 1. Calvin Johnson @ Green Bay 2. Demaryius Thomas @ Dallas 3. Jordy Nelson vs. Detroit 4. Dez Bryant vs. Denver 5. Brandon Marshall vs. New Orleans 6. Victor Cruz vs. Philadelphia 7. Julio Jones vs. N.Y. Jets 8. DeSean Jackson @ N.Y. Giants 9. A.J. Green vs. New England 10. Eric Decker @ Dallas 11. Torrey Smith @ Miami 12. Larry Fitzgerald vs. Carolina 13. Randall Cobb vs. Detroit 14. Reggie Wayne vs. Seattle 15. Josh Gordon vs. Buffalo 16. Marques Colston @ Chicago 17. Andre Johnson @ San Francisco 18. Justin Blackmon @ St. Louis 19. Steve Smith @ Arizona 20. Hakeem Nicks vs. Philadelphia 21. Wes Welker @ Dallas 22. Julian Edelman @ Cincinnati 23. Anquan Boldin vs. Houston 24. Steve Johnson @ Cleveland 25. Nate Washington vs. Kansas City 26-50 26. Denarius Moore vs. San Diego 27. Dwayne Bowe @ Tennessee 28. Kenbrell Thompkins @ Cincinnati 29. Roddy White vs. N.Y. Jets 30. T.Y. Hilton vs. Seattle 31. Cecil Shorts @ St. Louis 32. Tavon Austin vs. Jacksonville 33. Alshon Jeffery vs. New Orleans 34. Mike Wallace vs. Baltimore 35. Chris Givens vs. Jacksonville 36. James Jones vs. Detroit 37. Robert Woods @ Cleveland 38. Brian Hartline vs. Baltimore 39. Michael Floyd vs. Carolina 40. Brandon LaFell @ Arizona 41. Sidney Rice @ Indianapolis 42. Jeremy Kerley @ Atlanta 43. DeAndre Hopkins @ San Francisco 44. Marlon Brown @ Miami 45. Vincent Brown @ Oakland 46. Golden Tate @ Indianapolis 47. Kendall Wright vs. Kansas City 48. Terrance Williams @ Denver 49. Donnie Avery @ Tennessee 50. Kenny Stills @ Chicago 50b. Keenan Allen @ Oakland 50c. Ryan Broyles @ Green Bay 50d. Rod Streater vs. San Diego Jay Clemons can be reached, day or night, via Twitter at @FOX_JayClemons.
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