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NFL Week 4 positional fantasy football rankings

2RM4P7N Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa (1) hands off to running back Raheem Mostert (31) during the first quarter against the Jacksonville Jaguars in an NFL preseason football game Saturday, Aug. 26, 2023, in Jacksonville, Fla. (Al Diaz/Miami Herald via AP)

Raheem Mostert is a must-start: While De’Von Achane got plenty of praise as a waiver target, Mostert also scored four touchdowns and has become an obvious player to start until the Miami Dolphins give us reason not to start him.

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WR:CB Matchup Chart

These are my fantasy football rankings for Week 4 for PPR leagues, including some notes about players to help you make your weekly decisions.

According to FantasyPros, my rankings were fifth-most accurate in 2021, second-most in 2020 and third-most in 2019. My rankings are the only ones to finish in the top five in three of the last four seasons.

Last Updated: 12:05 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1

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Quarterbacks

Rank Name Team Opp Notes
1 Josh Allen BUF MIA
2 Jalen Hurts PHI WAS
3 Patrick Mahomes KC @NYJ BM
4 Justin Herbert LAC LV GM
5 Anthony Richardson IND LA GM
6 Kirk Cousins MIN @CAR GM
7 Tua Tagovailoa MIA @BUF
8 Justin Fields CHI DEN
9 Daniel Jones NYG SEA
10 Trevor Lawrence JAX ATL
11 Lamar Jackson BLT @CLV BM
12 Russell Wilson DEN @CHI
13 Joe Burrow CIN @TEN
14 Jordan Love GB DET
15 Brock Purdy SF ARZ
16 Geno Smith SEA @NYG GM
17 Matthew Stafford LA @IND GM
18 Jared Goff DET @GB BM
19 C.J. Stroud HST PIT
20 Kenny Pickett PIT @HST
21 Dak Prescott DAL NE
22 Derek Carr NO TB Q, FA
23 Sam Howell WAS @PHI FA
24 Bryce Young CAR MIN FA
25 Baker Mayfield TB @NO FA
26 Dorian Thompson-Robinson CLV BLT FA
27 Aidan O'Connell LV @LAC FA
28 Mac Jones NE @DAL BM, FA
29 Desmond Ridder ATL @JAX FA
30 Ryan Tannehill TEN CIN FA
31 Joshua Dobbs ARZ @SF BM, FA
32 Zach Wilson NYJ KC FA

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