Week 16 Fantasy Football Rankings for Your Championship: PPR, Standard, Half PPR

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  • Making start vs. sit decisions for your league's championship? Our experts have you covered with their Week 16 fantasy football rankings.
  • You'll find links to whichever rankings you need by position and across every major format -- PPR, standard and half PPR -- outlined below.
  • Sean Koerner, Chris Raybon and Matthew Freedman are obsessively updating these to reflect inactives and news, so be sure to check back.

Sean Koerner, Chris Raybon and Matthew Freedman are here to help you make smart lineup decisions with their Week 16 fantasy football rankings.

You’ll find the top five players for every combination of position and format as of Tuesday below, but the rankings will be updated throughout the week, so be sure to check the full versions frequently before lineups lock for our experts’ most up-to-date rankings.


Fantasy Football Rankings: Quick Links

PPR: QB | Flex | RB | WR | TE | DEF | K
Standard: QB | Flex | RB | WR | TE | DEF | K
Half PPR: QB | Flex | RB | WR | TE | DEF | K


Fantasy Football PPR Rankings: Week 16

Flex

  1. Christian McCaffrey, Panthers
  2. Michael Thomas, Saints
  3. DeAndre Hopkins, Texans
  4. Saquon Barkley, Giants
  5. Alvin Kamara, Saints

See the rest of our experts’ PPR flex rankings.

Running Backs

  1. Christian McCaffrey, Panthers
  2. Saquon Barkley, Giants
  3. Alvin Kamara, Saints
  4. Ezekiel Elliott, Cowboys
  5. Leonard Fournette, Jaguars

See the rest of our experts’ PPR RB rankings.

Wide Receivers

  1. Michael Thomas, Saints
  2. DeAndre Hopkins, Texans
  3. Julio Jones, Falcons
  4. Davante Adams, Packers
  5. Tyreek Hill, Chiefs

See the rest of our experts’ PPR WR rankings.

Tight Ends

  1. Travis Kelce, Chiefs
  2. George Kittle, 49ers
  3. Zach Ertz, Eagles
  4. Darren Waller, Raiders
  5. Austin Hooper, Falcons

See the rest of our experts’ PPR TE rankings.

Fantasy Football Standard Rankings: Week 16

Flex

  1. Christian McCaffrey, Panthers
  2. Chris Carson, Seahawks
  3. Saquon Barkley, Giants
  4. Ezekiel Elliott, Cowboys
  5. Derrick Henry, Titans

See the rest of our experts’ standard flex rankings.

Running Backs

  1. Christian McCaffrey, Panthers
  2. Chris Carson, Seahawks
  3. Ezekiel Elliott, Cowboys
  4. Saquon Barkley, Giants
  5. Derrick Henry, Titans

See the rest of our experts’ standard RB rankings.

Wide Receivers

  1. Michael Thomas, Saints
  2. DeAndre Hopkins, Texans
  3. Julio Jones, Falcons
  4. Tyreek Hill, Chiefs
  5. Davante Adams, Packers

See the rest of our experts’ standard WR rankings.

Tight Ends

  1. Travis Kelce, Chiefs
  2. George Kittle, 49ers
  3. Zach Ertz, Eagles
  4. Austin Hooper, Falcons
  5. Darren Waller, Raiders

See the rest of our experts’ standard TE rankings.

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Fantasy Football Half PPR Rankings: Week 16

Flex

  1. Christian McCaffrey, Panthers
  2. Michael Thomas, Saints
  3. Saquon Barkley, Giants
  4. Chris Carson, Seahawks
  5. Ezekiel Elliott, Cowboys

See the rest of our experts’ half PPR Flex rankings.

Running Backs

  1. Christian McCaffrey, Panthers
  2. Saquon Barkley, Giants
  3. Ezekiel Elliott, Cowboys
  4. Chris Carson, Seahawks
  5. Leonard Fournette, Jaguars

See the rest of our experts’ half PPR RB rankings.

Wide Receivers

  1. Michael Thomas, Saints
  2. DeAndre Hopkins, Texans
  3. Julio Jones, Falcons
  4. Tyreek Hill, Chiefs
  5. Davante Adams, Packers

See the rest of our experts’ half PPR WR rankings.

Tight Ends

  1. Travis Kelce, Chiefs
  2. George Kittle, 49ers
  3. Zach Ertz, Eagles
  4. Darren Waller, Raiders
  5. Austin Hooper, Falcons

See the rest of our experts’ half PPR TE rankings.

Fantasy QB Rankings: Week 16

  1. Lamar Jackson, Ravens
  2. Deshaun Watson, Texans
  3. Russell Wilson, Seahawks
  4. Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs
  5. Drew Brees, Saints

See the rest of our experts’ QB rankings.

Fantasy Defense Rankings: Week 16

  1. Pittsburgh Steelers
  2. New England Patriots
  3. Denver Broncos
  4. Baltimore Ravens
  5. Indianapolis Colts

See the rest of our experts’ defense rankings.

Fantasy Kicker Rankings: Week 16

  1. Justin Tucker, Ravens
  2. Jason Myers, Seahawks
  3. Wil Lutz, Saints
  4. Ka’imi Fairbairn, Texans
  5. Matt Gay, Buccaneers

See the rest of our experts’ kicker rankings.