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2014 Fantasy Football Playoff Challenge: Super Bowl XLVIII Player Rankings

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Super Bowl XLVIII Fantasy Rankings

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After a long football season, Super Bowl XLVIII has finally arrived. This will be the last football game for over six months, which means it will also be the last time us fantasy football junkies will be able to feed our addiction. The Fantasy Football Playoff Challenge has once again been more than entertaining and will certainly keep fantasy fans occupied during the biggest game of the year. So before you start putting away slices of pizza and bags of chips, make sure to check out my fantasy football player rankings for Super Bowl XLVIII.

Here is a quick positional breakdown of each team in this year's Super Bowl.

Sunday, February 2, 2014 - 6:25 PM ET

Seattle Seahawks - Denver Broncos

Seattle Seahawks:

QB: Russell Wilson

RB: Marshawn Lynch, Christine Michael, Robert Turbin

WR: Golden Tate, Doug Baldwin, Percy Harvin, Jermaine Kearse, Sidney Ride

TE: Zach Miller

K : Steven Hauschka

IDP: DE Cliff Avril, DE Michael Bennett, DE Chris Clemons, LB Bobby Wagner, LB K.J. Wright, DB Richard Sherman, DB Earl Thomas, DB Kam Chancellor

Denver Broncos:

QB: Peyton Manning

RB: Knowshon Moreno, Montee Ball, Ronnie Hillman

WR: Demaryius Thomas, Wes Welker, Eric Decker, Andre Caldwell

TE: Julius Thomas, Jacob Tamme

K: Matt Prater

IDP: DE Shaun Phillips, DE Robert Ayers, DT Terrance Knighton, LB Danny Trevathan, LB Wesley Woodyard, DB Duke Ihenacho

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Quarterback Rankings

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1. Peyton Manning, DEN

2. Russell Wilson, SEA

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Running Back Rankings

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1. Marshawn Lynch, SEA

2. Knowshon Moreno, DEN

3. Montee Ball, DEN

4. Christine Michael, SEA

5. Ronnie Hillman, DEN

6. Robert Turbin, SEA

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Wide Receiver Rankings

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1. Wes Welker, DEN

2. Demaryius Thomas, DEN

3. Doug Baldwin, SEA

4. Eric Decker, DEN

5. Percy Harvin, SEA

6. Golden Tate, SEA

7. Jermaine Kearse, SEA

8. Andre Caldwell, DEN

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Tight End Rankings

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1. Julius Thomas, DEN

2. Zach Miller, SEA

3. Jacob Tamme, DEN

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Kicker Rankings

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1. Steven Hauschka, SEA

2. Matt Prater, DEN

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Whole DEF/ST Rankings

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1. Seahawks

2. Broncos