We close out our tour where it started out west as we dive into the NFC West. A reminder the purpose of this article is to list the five best fantasy options on each team based on my standard 12 team PPR projections. A side note I list teams in the order as I see them finishing this year in their division. So, let’s start with my projected NFC West champions this season.
Russell Wilson (QB)- I project the vet ball thrower to lead his team in fantasy production this season with 305 fantasy points. I have him projected to thrower 3,700 yards and 27 touchdowns. He will add 461 yards with his legs and an additional 3 scores.
Tyler Lockett (WR)- I have the new wide receiver one for the team to come in next with his fantasy points projected at 220. I have him slated to catch 67 balls for 1,005 yards and 8 touchdowns.
Chris Carson (RB)- I have Carson leading the backfield in fantasy points this season with a projected 195 fantasy points. I have him rushing for 890 yards and 6 touchdowns. He will also be more involved in pass game with 35 catches for 320 yards and 2 scores.
DK Metcalf (WR)- I have the rookie next on my list of top fantasy options for the hawks with his projected 130 points. I can see him catching 45 balls for 580 yards and 4 touchdowns.
Rashaad Penny (RB)- The 2018 first rounder rounds out the teams top fantasy assets with his projected 125 points. I have him rushing for 538 yards and 3 scores, while catching 25 for 190 yards and 1 more score.
Jared Goff (QB)- I project Goff to lead team in fantasy points this season with a projected 290 points. I have throwing for 4,370 yards and 28 touchdowns.
Todd Gurley (RB)- I have Gurley next on list with a projected 235 fantasy points. I forecast 822 rushing yards and 8 touchdowns. He will also catch 48 balls for 400 additional yards and 2 more scores.
Brandin Cooks (WR)- I have Cooks as the projected top wide out on team with 226 fantasy points. I have him projected catching 74 balls for 1,070 yards and 7 touchdowns.
Robert Woods (WR)- I have woods projected right behind Cooks with 220 fantasy points. I have him projected to catch 78 balls for 980 yards and 6 touchdowns.
Cooper Kupp (WR)- The teams third wideout rounds out the list with his projected 200 fantasy points. I have Kupp catching 70 balls for 930 yards and 6 scores.
San Francisco 49ers
Jimmy Garoppolo (QB)- I project Jimmy to be top fantasy scorer on the niners with his projected 260 fantasy points. I have him throwing for 3,700 yards and 25 touchdowns. He will also add 145 yards with his legs and another 2 scores.
George Kittle (TE)- The stud tight end is next on the list with a projected 228 fantasy points. I have him catching 85 for 1,030 yards and 7 touch downs.
Dante Pettis (WR)- I have the second year wide out next with a projected 161 fantasy points this season. I have him slotted for 55 catches and 730 yards scoring 6 touchdowns.
Tevin Coleman (RB)- I have him just barely headed of Breida with a projected 143 fantasy points. I have him rushing for 580 yards and 3 scores, while catching 32 for 250 more yards and 2 more scores.
Matt Breida (RB)- I have him just behind Coleman with 140 fantasy points. I project 550 yards on the ground with 3 rushing scores, while catching 33 for 255 yards and another touchdown.
Kyler Murray (QB)- I project the rookie to lead his team in fantasy points this season with 281 fantasy points. I have him throwing for 3,420 yards and 15 touchdowns. He will add 490 yards with legs and another 8 touchdowns.
David Johnson (RB)- I have the runner next on team with his projected 239 fantasy points. I project 770 yards rushing and 6 touchdowns, while catching 65 for 520 yards and an additional score.
Larry Fitzgerald (WR)- I have Larry leading the young wide out corps with his 168 fantasy points. I have him projected to catch 69 for 750 yards and 4 touchdowns.
Christian Kirk (WR)- I have the second year wide out projected with 155 fantasy points. I have him catching 61 balls for 720 yards and 4 touchdowns.
Keeshan Johnson (WR)- I have the rookie and preseason stud rounding out top scorers for Arizona with his projected 97 fantasy points. I have him catching 32 for 410 yards and 4 touchdowns.