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NFL FanDuel DFS Picks for 2016 Week 15

2016 Week 15 NFL Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for FanDuel Daily Fantasy League Competitions.

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Optimal Lineup

Updated Throughout the Week

QB Matthew Stafford
RB One Le’Veon Bell
RB Two Ezekiel Elliott
WR One Emmanuel Sanders
WR Two Quinton Patton
WR Three Willie Snead
TE Jimmy Graham
K Kai Forbath
DEF Pittsburgh Steelers
Salary $58,200
Expected Points 117.66

Quarterbacks

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Aaron Rodgers GB $8,500 23.36
Tom Brady NE $8,100 22.48
Matt Ryan ATL $8,500 21.98
Drew Brees NO $8,200 21.61

 

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Matt Ryan ATL $8,500 21.98
Luke McCown NO $5,000 6.20
Ryan Tannehill MIA $6,000 15.55
Jimmy Garoppolo NE $6,000 8.86

Running Backs

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Le’Veon Bell PIT $9,400 23.71
David Johnson ARI $9,800 23.50
Ezekiel Elliott DAL $8,500 20.11
DeMarco Murray TEN $7,400 18.56

 

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Matt Asiata MIN $5,500 7.70
Peyton Barber TB $4,600 3.96
Fitzgerald Toussaint PIT $4,500 0.73
Trey Williams IND $4,500 1.20

Wide Recievers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Antonio Brown PIT $8,500 17.42
Mike Evans TB $8,200 16.46
Julio Jones ATL $8,400 15.94
Odell Beckham Jr. NYG $8,600 15.57

 

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sammy Watkins BUF $6,100 7.50
Tajae Sharpe TEN $5,000 5.88
Arrelious Benn JAC $4,500 2.23
Brian Quick LA $4,500 6.64

Tight Ends

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jordan Reed WAS $6,800 12.40
Tyler Eifert CIN $7,200 11.79
Travis Kelce KC $6,900 11.24
Greg Olsen CAR $6,300 11.02

 

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Charles Clay BUF $4,500 5.25
Phillip Supernaw TEN $4,500 2.05
E.J. Bibbs JAC $4,500 0.60
Tyler Eifert CIN $7,200 11.79

Kickers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Justin Tucker BAL $5,200 10.92
Matt Bryant ATL $5,100 10.54
Matt Prater DET $4,800 10.00
Kai Forbath MIN $4,500 9.75

 

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Justin Tucker BAL $5,200 10.92
Mason Crosby GB $4,700 7.77
Phil Dawson SF $4,500 6.92
Adam Vinatieri IND $4,800 9.46

Defenses

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Minnesota Vikings MIN $4,500 10.62
Kansas City Chiefs KC $4,500 10.62
Denver Broncos DEN $4,700 10.54
Baltimore Ravens BAL $4,700 9.92

 

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Seattle Seahawks SEA $5,200 7.46
Miami Dolphins MIA $4,500 7.69
Detroit Lions DET $4,100 6.62
Baltimore Ravens BAL $4,700 9.92

Picks are based on historical performance and match-up. Keep up to date on late-day roster moves and injuries – those are not taken into consideration. Sports from the Basement provides no warranty on these suggestions and readers should make picks at their own risk.

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