2014 fantasy football draft package: Position-by-position player rankings

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Get ready for your fantasy drafts this week by checking out the XN Sports player rankings. Here are the top 25 players for each of the five main positions:

QUARTERBACKS

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Top-25 Fantasy Football QB's
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#25. Eli Manning, New York Giants. (Peter Morgan, AP)
#24. Josh McCown, Tampa Bay Buccaneers. (Gary Wiepert, AP)
#23. Joe Flacco, Baltimore Ravens. (Tom Pennington, Getty)
#22. Alex Smith, Kansas City Chiefs. (Charlie Riedel, AP)

#21. Carson Palmer, Arizona Cardinals. (Ross D. Franklin, AP)

#20. Jake Locker, Tennessee Titans. (Mark Zaleski, AP)
#19. Andy Dalton, Cincinnati Bengals. (Bill Wippert, AP)
#18. Geno Smith, New York Jets. (Frank Franklin II, AP)
#17. Philip Rivers, San Diego Chargers. (Christian Petersen, Getty)
#16. Ryan Tannehill, Miami Dolphons. (Rob Foldy, Getty)
#15. Matt Ryan, Atlanta Falcons. (Kevin C. Cox, Getty)
#14. Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers. (Tom E. Puskar, AP)
#13. Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins. (Evan Vucci, AP)
#12. Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers. (Alan Diaz, AP)
#11. Tony Romo, Dallas Cowboys. (Ronald Martinez, Getty)
#10. Jay Cutler, Chicago Bears. (Jonathan Daniel, Getty)
#9. Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks. (Julio Cortez, AP)
#8. Colin Kaepernick, San Fransisco 49ers. (Gerry Broome, AP)
#7. Tom Brady, New England Patriots. (Charles Krupa, AP)
#6. Nick Foles, Philadelphia Eagles. (Elsa, Getty)
#5. Matthew Stafford, Detroit Lions. (Gregory Shamus, Getty)
#4. Andrew Luck, Indianapolis Colts. (Andy Lyons, Getty)
#3. Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints. (Sean Gardner, Getty)
#2. Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers. (Mike McGinnis, Getty)
#1. Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos. (David J. Phillip, AP)
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RUNNING BACKS

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#25 Shane Vereen, New England Patriots. (Jim Rogash,Getty)
#24 Frank Gore, San Francisco 49ers. (Ronald Martinez,Getty)
#23 Joique Bell, Detroit Lions. (Hannah Foslien,Getty)
#22 C.J. Spiller, Buffalo Bills. (Vaughn Ridley,Getty)
#21 Bishop Sankey, Tennessee Titans. (Joe Robbins,Getty)
#20 Reggie Bush, Detroit Lions. (Ezra Shaw,Getty)
#19 Ben Tate, Cleveland Browns. (Nick Cammett,Getty)
#18 Ryan Mathews, San Diego Chargers (Aaron Ontiveroz, Getty)
#17 Rashad Jennings, New York Giants (Will Schneekloth,Getty)
#16 Toby Gerhart, Minnesota Vikings. (Larry French,Getty)
#15 Arian Foster, Houston Texans. (Bob Levey,Getty)
#14 Alfred Morris, Washington Redskins. (Larry French,Getty)
#13 Andre Ellington, Arizona Cardinals. (Christian Petersen, Getty)
#12 Zac Stacy, St. Louis Rams. (Michael Thomas,Getty)
#11 Giovani Bernard, Cincinnati Bengals. (Christian Petersen,Getty)
#10 Doug Martin, Tampa Bay Buccaneers. (Al Messerschmidt, Getty)
#9 Le'Veon Bell, Pittsburgh Steelers (Al Bello,Getty)
#8 Marshawn Lynch, Seattle Seahawks (Otto Greule Jr,Getty)
#7 Montee Ball, Denver Broncos (Photo by Kathryn Scott Osler,Getty)
#6 Eddie Lacy, Green Bay Packers (John Konstantaras,Getty)
#5 DeMarco Murray Dallas Cowboys. (Steve Nurenberg, Getty)
#4 Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings (Hannah Foslien,Getty)
#3 Matt Forte, Chicago Bears.(John Konstantaras,Getty)
#2 LeSean McCoy, Philadelphia Eagles. (Rob Tringali, Getty)
#1 Jamaal Charles, Kansas City Chiefs (John Sleezer,Getty)
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WIDE RECEIVERS

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#25 Percy Harvin, Seattle Seahawks. (Tom Pennington, Getty) 
#24 Michael Crabtree, San Francisco 49ers. (Michael Zagaris,Getty) 

#23 Eric Decker, New York Jets. (Al Pereira, Getty Images) 

#22 DeSean Jackson, Washington Redskins. (Larry French,Getty Images)
#21 Cordarrelle Patterson, Minnesota Vikings. (Hannah Foslien, Getty Images)
#20 Pierre Garcon, Washington Redskins.(G Fiume,Getty Images)
#19 Victor Cruz,New York Giants. (Rich Schultz,Getty)
#18 Mike Wallace, Miami Dolphins. (Mike Ehrmann,Getty)
#17 Randall Cobb, Green Bay Packers. (Jonathan Daniel,Getty)
#16 Roddy White, Atlanta Falcons. (Kevin C. Cox, Getty)
#15 Vincent Jackson, Tampa Bay Buccaneers. (Mike Ehrmann, Getty)
#14 Andre Johnson, Houston Texans. (Andy Lyons,Getty)
#13 Michael Floyd, Arizona Cardinals. (Christian Petersen,Getty)
#12 Keenan Allen, San Diego Chargers. (Doug Pensinger,Getty)
#11 Torrey Smith, Baltimore Ravens. (Doug Kapustin, Getty)
#10 Larry Fitzgerald, Arizona Cardinals. (Christian Petersen,Getty)
#9 Antonio Brown, Pittsburgh Steelers. (George Gojkovich,Getty)
#8 Alshon Jeffery, Chicago Bears. (Jonathan Daniel,Getty)
#7 A.J. Green, Cincinnati Bengals.(Norm Hall, Getty)
#6 Brandon Marshall, Chicago Bears. (Jonathan Daniel,Getty)
#5 Jordy Nelson, Green Bay Packers. (Jonathan Daniel,Getty)
#4 Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons. (Kevin C. Cox, Getty)
#3 Dez Bryant, Dallas Cowboys. (Tom Pennington,Getty)
#2 Demaryius Thomas, Denver Broncos. (John Leyba,Getty)
#1 Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions. (Leon Halip, Getty)
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TIGHT ENDS

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#25. Jace Amaro, New York Jets. (Rich Schultz, Getty)
#24. Mychal Rivera, Oakland Raiders. (Thearon W. Henderson, Getty)
#23. Delanie Walker, Tennessee Titans. (Frederick Breedon, Getty)
#22. Marcedes Lewis, Jacksonville Jaguars. (Al Messerschmidt, Getty)
#21. Jared Cook, St. Louis Rams (Jeff Roberson, AP)
#20. Antonio Gates, San Diego Chargers. (Donald Miralle, Getty)
#19. Travis Kelce, Kansas City Chiefs. (Ed Zurga, AP)
18. Tyler Eifert, Cincinnati Bengals. (Peter Aiken, Getty)
#17. Charles Clay, Miami Dolphins. (Joel Auerbach, Getty)
#16. Martellus Bennett, Chicago Bears. (John J. Kim, Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty)
#15. Dwayne Allen, Indianapolis Colts. (Sam Riche, MCT via Getty)
#14. Zach Ertz, Philadelphia Eagles. (Elsa, Getty Images)
#13. Ladarius Green, San Diego Chargers. (Rob Carr, Getty)
#12. Jason Witten, Dallas Cowboys. (Stacy Revere, Getty)
#11. Garrett Graham, Houston Texans. (Jonathan Daniel, Getty)

#10. Heath Miller, Pittsburgh Steelers. (Jared Wickerham, Getty)

#9. Dennis Pitta, Baltimore Ravens. (Rob Carr, AP)
#8. Jordan Reed, Washington Redskins. (Wesley Hitt, Getty)
#7. Kyle Rudolph, Minnesota Vikings. (Hannah Foslien, Getty)
#6. Greg Olsen, Carolina Panthers. (Rainier Ehrhardt, AP)
#5. Vernon Davis, San Fransisco 49ers. (Marcio Jose Sanchez, AP)
#4. Julius Thomas, Denver Broncos. (Jack Dempsey, AP)
#3. Jordan Cameron, Cleveland Browns. (Jason Miller, Getty)
#2. Rob Gronkowski, New England Patriots. (Michael Dwyer, AP)
#1. Jimmy Graham, New Orleans Saints. (Wesley Hitt, Getty)
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KICKERS

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#25. Nate Freese, Detroit Lions. (Leon Halip, Getty)
#24. Dan Carpenter, Buffalo Bills. (Justin K. Aller, Getty)
#23. Connor Barth, Tampa Bay Buccaneers. (J. Meric, Getty)
#22. Jay Feeley, FA. (Paul Connors, AP)
#21. Caleb Sturgis, Miami Dolphins. (Jason Miller, Getty)
#20. Graham Cano, Carolina Panthers. (Bob Leverone, AP)
#19. Sebastian Janikowski, Oakland Raiders. (Ben Margot, AP)
#16. Greg Zuerlein, St. Louis Rams. (Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
#17. Shayne Graham, New Orleans Saints. (Elsa, Getty Images)
#16. Alex Henery, Philadelphia Eagles. (Matt Rourke, AP)
#15. Josh Scobee, Jacksonville Jaguars. (John Raoux, AP)
#14. Ryan Succop, Kansas City Chiefs. (Charlie Riedel, AP)
#13. Robbie Gould, Chicago Bears. (Leon Halip, Getty)
#12. Adam Vinatieri, Indianapolis Colts. (Michael Conroy, AP)
#11. Nick Novak, San Diego Chargers. (Rich Schultz, Getty)
#10. Matt Bryant, Atlanta Falcons. (J. Meric, Getty)
#9. Phil Dawson, San Fransisco 49ers. (Al Messerschmidt, Getty)
#8. Dan Bailey, Dallas Cowboys. (Brandon Wade, AP)
#7. Kai Forbath, Washington Redskins. (Rob Carr, Getty)
#6. Blair Walsh, Minnesota Vikings. (Tom Dahlin, Getty)
#5. Mason Crosby, Green Bay Packers. (Tom Gannam, AP)
#4. Steven Hauschka, Seattle Seahawks. (Otto Greule Jr, Getty)
#3. Justin Tucker, Baltimore Ravens. (Patrick Smith, Getty)
#2. Matt Prater, Denver Broncos. (Wesley Hitt, Getty)
#1. Stephen Gostkowski, New England Patriots. (Elsa, Getty)
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