Koerner’s Week 5 Fantasy Football QB Tiers: Where to Rank Patrick Mahomes vs. Jags
Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports. Pictured: Patrick Mahomes
- Sean Koerner -- the No. 1 in-season fantasy football ranker in 2015, 2016 and 2017 -- takes a detailed look at his Week 5 quarterback tiers.
- Use the strategies outlined below to build the most optimal starting lineup for your fantasy football team.
Below you’ll find my quarterback tiers for Week 5 fantasy football. These are based on standard scoring.
As a reminder, these tiers are not updated after publication. If you want my most up-to-date rankings for PPR, Standard and Half-Point PPR leagues, check out this post.
Koerner’s Quarterback Tiers
Cam Newton (vs. NYG)
Ben Roethlisberger (vs. ATL)
Aaron Rodgers (@ DET)
With Patrick Mahomes facing the stingy Jaguars defense this week, he opens up the door for others to rent out Tier 1 for the week. Newton, Big Ben and Rodgers are all in great spots this week, and I expect all three to have big games.