Waiver Wire Rankings Week 16

Waiver Wire Pickups Week 16

Way to go, you made it to the Fantasy Football Championship week. We can’t for the life of us know why you would need waiver wire rankings this time of year, but we put together some players just in case. Hey, maybe you have a heavy flex league, maybe you like players purely based on matchups, we can’t judge you.. you made it this far, stick to what’s working. Either way here you go:

Rank Flex Waiver Wire Rankings POS TEAM ESPN %
1 Malcolm Mitchell WR
49.3%
2 Tyler Lockett WR
24.7%
3 Dontrelle Inman WR
38.0%
4 Dion Lewis RB
43.2%
5 Robby Anderson WR
7.2%
6 Adam Humphries WR
3.4%
7 Travis Benjamin WR
39.2%
8 Ted Ginn Jr WR
20.4%
9 DeAndre Washington RB
6.1%
10 Justin Forsett RB
19.3%
11 Jermaine Gresham TE
16.4%
12 Anquan Boldin WR
33.6%
13 Pierre Garcon WR
46.6%
14 Will Fuller WR
37.2%
15 Hunter Henry TE
29.5%
16 Chris Ivory RB
45.2%
17 Marqise Lee WR
11.4%
18 Ryan Griffin TE
2.8%
19 Rex Burkhead RB
8.0%
20 Kenny Stills WR
13.3%
21 Corey Coleman WR
34.6%
22 Allen Hurns WR
38.9%
23 Charles Sims RB
13.4%
24 J.J. Nelson WR
11.0%
25 Trey Burton TE
0.9%
  • Tyler Lockett –  Lockett first made a name for himself with the Seahawks on special teams, returning a kickoff and a punt for touchdowns in his first three games as a rookie. But as last season went along, it became more and more evident that Lockett was not just a dynamic returner, but also a big part of Seattle’s offense as a receiver. So coming into his second season, there were understandably high expectations on Lockett after he earned first-team All-Pro honors as a returner while also emerging as the Seahawks’ No. 3 receiver as a rookie… Read More
  • Malcolm Mitchell – Malcolm Mitchell receives unprompted compliment from Tom Brady – Read More (all22.com)
  • Dontrelle Inman – By now most Chargers fans know the story of wide receiver Dontrelle Inman. He was undrafted out of Virginia, went to training camp with Jacksonville, ended up in Canada with the Toronto Argonauts for two seasons, signed on with the Chargers in 2014, earned a spot on the team with a great preseason, worked his way in to the rotation, and is now a starter. – Read More
  • Dion Lewis – Why did New England Patriots opt for Dion Lewis over LeGarrette Blount early versus Denver Broncos? – Read More
  • Ted Ginn Jr – Newton has his issues with accuracy as a passer, but more often than not he’ll end up hitting Ginn on a deep vertical bomb in the Panthers passing game. Ginn has become a great deep threat for Newton over the years in Carolina. This latest connection of theirs is as marvelous as the many touchdowns this duo has had from before. – Read More
  • Justin Forsett – Forsett started against the New England Patriots in Week 15, and though he is not officially listed as the team’s starter on their depth chart, he is poised to receive a bulk of the touches going forward. Forsett rushed 10 times for 37 yards in his first start with Denver…  Read More
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Mike Rigz

Mike is the founding member at Gridiron Experts with over 1000+ articles credited to his name. With over 20 years of fantasy experience, Mike has a very unique style when picking sleepers and gems. He has always had a outside the box look on the NFL and rarely gets sucked into the hype over players or buzzing offenses. Mike looks at the game as a whole and doesn't focus solely on individual stats. Football is not Baseball, and you need to factor in more when researching players to draft. Mike has two kids and lives on the West Coast. He's happily married to a beautiful woman who also loves sports. Sundays are spent with friends and family watching games from opening kickoff to well into the evenings.

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