Fantasy Position Rankings - Kickers
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Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Fantasy owners could still be fuming over the poor Colts performance that contributed to Adam Vinatieri's worst fantasy day of the year. The 41-year-old attempted just one extra-point to finish with one fantasy point.

Vinatieri should get back on track this week versus the Titans. The Colts should play their starters even though it is unlikely they improve their playoff seed. Indianapolis cannot afford to rest healthy starters after a horrible performance last week, so the offense could be in for a big day at Tennessee. The Titans allow the second-most fantasy points to opposing kickers.

The only other notable kicker not playing in potentially cold weather conditions is Matt Bryant. He came up big with three field goals, including a 50-yarder, and three extra points last week. Bryant has at least eight fantasy points in every game going back to Week 10 and has produced double-digit fantasy points in four of the last seven games.

Bryant also has favorable kicking conditions once again inside the Georgia Dome.

Randy Bullock was one of only two kickers to score more fantasy points than Bryant did last week. Bullock was 6-of-6 with an extra-point versus the Ravens. The Houston kicker could have another huge day against Jacksonville.

Blair Walsh has the most favorable matchup of the weekend versus the Chicago Bears, though, it might not be the best idea to count on Walsh kicking well in cold Minneapolis. At home since Nov. 2, Walsh is 4-of-6 kicking field goals, and two weeks ago in Detroit, Walsh was 0-of-3.

Steven Hauschka is also struggling as of late. Going into Week 16, Hauschka had missed just three field goal attempts all season, but in Arizona, he went 0-for-3. Based on his season, owners should give Hauschka another chance in a game that could have a lot of field goals.

Top-25 Kicker Rankings

1) Adam Vinatieri, Indianapolis

2) Matt Bryant, Atlanta

3) Connor Barth, Denver

4) Cody Parkey, Philadelphia

5) Stephen Gostkowski, New England

6) Randy Bullock, Houston

7) Justin Tucker, Baltimore

8) Dan Bailey, Dallas

9) Blair Walsh, Minnesota

10) Nick Novak, San Diego

11) Steven Hauschka, Seattle

12) Shaun Suisham, Pittsburgh

13) Mason Crosby, Green Bay

14) Graham Gano, Carolina

15) Matt Prater, Detroit

16) Mike Nugent, Cincinnati

17) Shayne Graham, New Orleans

18) Caleb Sturgis, Miami

19) Cairo Santos, Kansas City

20) Dan Carpenter, Buffalo

21) Phil Dawson, San Francisco

22) Josh Brown, New York Giants

23) Billy Cundiff, Cleveland

24) Chandler Catanzaro, Arizona

25) Patrick Murray, Tampa Bay

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