The 2011 NFP Positional Tiers are designed to provide our readers with an idea of which NFL players possess similar values.

For example, you may be wrestling with a decision on which quarterback to select at the beginning of the draft. If you examine the positional tiers, you will notice that Aaron Rodgers, Drew Brees, Michael Vick, Peyton Manning and Tom Brady carry roughly the same value. However, Philip Rivers and Tony Romo are worth a little less.

The Positional Tiers will help with some of the tougher decisions you face during this summer’s fantasy drafts.

2011 positional tiers