Staggs: Week 16 Fantasy Football Positional Rankings

By Anthony Staggs–

(CBS) It’s Week 16 of the NFL season, and here are the fantasy football positional rankings to help you make your tough decisions.

There are no teams on a bye this week.

Quarterback

1. Drew Brees, NO vs TB
2. Tom Brady, NE vs NYJ
3. Aaron Rodgers, GB vs MIN
4. Andrew Luck, IND @ OAK
5. Matt Ryan, ATL @ CAR
6. Kirk Cousins, WAS @ CHI
7. Ben Roethlisberger, PIT vs BAL
8. Cam Newton, CAR vs ATL
9. Marcus Mariota, TEN @ JAC
10. Derek Carr, OAK vs IND
11. Russell Wilson, SEA vs ARI
12. Philip Rivers, SD @ CLE
13. Dak Prescott, DAL vs DET
14. Jameis Winston, TB @ NO
15. Eli Manning, NYG @ PHI
16. Colin Kaepernick, SF @ LA
17. Matthew Stafford, DET @ DAL
18. Tyrod Taylor, BUF vs MIA
19. Andy Dalton, CIN @ HOU
20. Matt Barkley, CHI vs WAS
21. Sam Bradford, MIN @ GB
22. Carson Palmer, ARI @ SEA
23. Matt Moore, MIA @ BUF
24. Joe Flacco, BAL @ PIT
25. Tom Savage, HOU vs CIN
26. Trevor Siemian, DEN @ KC
27. Alex Smith, KC vs DEN
28. Robert Griffin, CLE vs SD
29. Blake Bortles, JAC vs TEN
30. Carson Wentz, PHI vs NYG
31. Jared Goff, LA vs SF
32. Bryce Petty, NYJ @ NE

Running back

1. Le’Veon Bell, PIT vs BAL
2. LeSean McCoy, BUF vs MIA
3. David Johnson, ARI @ SEA
4. Ezekiel Elliott, DAL vs DET
5. DeMarco Murray, TEN @ JAC
6. Latavius Murray, OAK vs IND
7. Devonta Freeman, ATL @ CAR
8. Jordan Howard, CHI vs WAS
9. Todd Gurley, LA vs SF
10. Carlos Hyde, SF @ LA
11. Spencer Ware, KC vs DEN
12. Lamar Miller, HOU vs CIN
13. Frank Gore, IND @ OAK
14. Mark Ingram, NO vs TB
15. Bilal Powell, NYJ @ NE
16. Doug Martin, TB @ NO
17. Ryan Mathews, PHI vs NYG
18. Jay Ajayi, MIA @ BUF
19. LeGarrette Blount, NE vs NYJ
20. Robert Kelley, WAS @ CHI
21. Jonathan Stewart, CAR vs ATL
22. Jeremy Hill, CIN @ HOU
23. Thomas Rawls, SEA vs ARI
24. Theo Riddick, DET @ DAL
25. Tim Hightower, NO vs TB
26. Isaiah Crowell, CLE vs SD
27. Tevin Coleman, ATL @ CAR
28. Terrance West, BAL @ PIT
29. Dion Lewis, NE vs NYJ
30. Kenneth Farrow, SD @ CLE
31. Rashad Jennings, NYG @ PHI
32. Justin Forsett, DEN @ KC
33. Kenneth Dixon, BAL @ PIT
34. Charles Sims, TB @ NO
35. Matt Forte, NYJ @ NE
36. Chris Ivory, JAC vs TEN
37. Ronnie Hillman, SD @ CLE
38. Mike Gillislee, BUF vs MIA
39. Derrick Henry, TEN @ JAC
40. Jerick McKinnon, MIN @ GB
41. Damien Williams, MIA @ BUF
42. James White, NE vs NYJ
43. Paul Perkins, NYG @ PHI
44. T.J. Yeldon, JAC vs TEN
45. Adrian Peterson, MIN @ GB
46. Christine Michael, GB vs MIN
47. Darren Sproles, PHI vs NYG
48. Dwayne Washington, DET @ DAL
49. Duke Johnson, CLE vs SD
50. Robert Turbin, IND @ OAK

Receiver

1. Odell Beckham Jr., NYG @ PHI
2. Antonio Brown, PIT vs BAL
3. Mike Evans, TB @ NO
4. Julio Jones, ATL @ CAR
5. T.Y. Hilton, IND @ OAK
6. Dez Bryant, DAL vs DET
7. Amari Cooper, OAK vs IND
8. A.J. Green, CIN @ HOU
9. Michael Thomas, NO vs TB
10. Jordy Nelson, GB vs MIN
11. Michael Crabtree, OAK vs IND
12. Ty Montgomery, GB vs MIN
13. Brandin Cooks, NO vs TB
14. Tyrell Williams, SD @ CLE
15. Doug Baldwin, SEA vs ARI
16. Emmanuel Sanders, DEN @ KC
17. Golden Tate, DET @ DAL
18. Demaryius Thomas, DEN @ KC
19. Davante Adams, GB vs MIN
20. Julian Edelman, NE vs NYJ
21. Jarvis Landry, MIA @ BUF
22. Jamison Crowder, WAS @ CHI
23. Alshon Jeffery, CHI vs WAS
24. Larry Fitzgerald, ARI @ SEA
25. Stefon Diggs, MIN @ GB
26. Taylor Gabriel, ATL @ CAR
27. Allen Robinson, JAC vs TEN
28. DeAndre Hopkins, HOU vs CIN
29. Tyreek Hill, KC vs DEN
30. Sammy Watkins, BUF vs MIA
31. DeSean Jackson, WAS @ CHI
32. Kenny Britt, LA vs SF
33. Kelvin Benjamin, CAR vs ATL
34. Dontrelle Inman, SD @ CLE
35. Malcolm Mitchell, NE vs NYJ
36. Robby Anderson, NYJ @ NE
37. Donte Moncrief, IND @ OAK
38. Willie Snead, NO vs TB
39. Rishard Matthews, TEN @ JAC
40. Tyler Lockett, SEA vs ARI
41. Steve Smith, BAL @ PIT
42. Devante Parker, MIA @ BUF
43. Sterling Shepard, NYG @ PHI
44. Marqise Lee, JAC vs TEN
45. Jordan Matthews, PHI vs NYG
46. Jeremy Maclin, KC vs DEN
47. Marvin Jones, DET @ DAL
48. Terrelle Pryor, CLE vs SD
49. Randall Cobb, GB vs MIN
50. Adam Thielen, MIN @ GB

Tight end

1. Greg Olsen, CAR vs ATL
2. Travis Kelce, KC vs DEN
3. Tyler Eifert, CIN @ HOU
4. Delanie Walker, TEN @ JAC
5. Cameron Brate, TB @ NO
6. Jimmy Graham, SEA vs ARI
7. Zach Ertz, PHI vs NYG
8. Kyle Rudolph, MIN @ GB
9. Jordan Reed, WAS @ CHI
10. Antonio Gates, SD @ CLE
11. Ladarius Green, PIT vs BAL
12. Eric Ebron, DET @ DAL
13. Martellus Bennett, NE vs NYJ
14. C.J. Fiedorowicz, HOU vs CIN
15. Hunter Henry, SD @ CLE
16. Jason Witten, DAL vs DET
17. Jared Cook, GB vs MIN
18. Jermaine Gresham, ARI @ SEA
19. Coby Fleener, NO vs TB
20. Charles Clay, BUF vs MIA
21. Lance Kendricks, LA vs SF
22. Jack Doyle, IND @ OAK
23. Dennis Pitta, BAL @ PIT
24. Gary Barnidge, CLE vs SD
25. Dwayne Allen, IND @ OAK
26. Dion Sims, MIA @ BUF
27. A.J. Derby, DEN @ KC
28. Clive Walford, OAK vs IND
29. Ryan Griffin, HOU vs CIN
30. Will Tye, NYG @ PHI

Anthony Staggs is a fantasy football contributor for 670 The Score and can be heard on “Chicago’s Fantasy Football Today” every Sunday during football season from 8-9 a.m. CT on WSCR-670 and 670thescore.com/listen. Follow him on Twitter @pyroman1ac and feel free to ask fantasy questions.

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