2016 Week 17 NFL Daily Fantasy (DFS) Picks for DraftKings Daily Fantasy League Competitions.

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Optimal Lineup

Updated Throughout the Week

QB Kirk Cousins
RB One DeMarco Murray
RB Two Matt Asiata
WR One Adam Thielen
WR Two Brandin Cooks
WR Three Davante Adams
TE Travis Kelce
FLEX Mike Evans
DEF Philadelphia Eagles
Salary $50,000
Expected Points 115.62

Quarterbacks

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Aaron Rodgers GB $7,700 23.51 2.67
Tom Brady NE $7,200 21.87 2.40
Drew Brees NO $7,600 21.52 2.62
Matt Ryan Atl $7,400 20.82 2.39

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Russell Wilson Sea $6,800 20.78 2.73
Aaron Rodgers GB $7,700 23.51 2.67
Drew Brees NO $7,600 21.52 2.62
Blake Bortles Jax $5,600 18.58 2.45

Running Backs

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
LeSean McCoy Buf $8,900 22.01 2.42
DeMarco Murray Ten $6,300 15.62 2.00
Ezekiel Elliott Dal $7,400 15.37 1.75
Devonta Freeman Atl $7,000 15.15 1.89

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
DeAngelo Williams Pit $5,500 12.73 2.83
LeSean McCoy Buf $8,900 22.01 2.42
James White NE $3,800 9.40 2.09
Darren McFadden Dal $4,300 9.28 2.06

Wide Recievers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Odell Beckham Jr. NYG $9,000 17.77 2.02
Mike Evans TB $8,000 16.98 2.02
Jordy Nelson GB $8,100 16.63 2.03
Julio Jones Atl $8,400 14.98 1.81

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Golden Tate Det $6,600 13.12 2.30
J.J. Nelson Ari $4,600 12.06 2.28
Sammy Watkins Buf $5,800 13.28 2.18
Steve Smith Sr. Bal $4,900 11.82 2.04

Tight Ends

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Travis Kelce KC $5,000 12.32 1.81
Zach Ertz Phi $4,800 10.73 1.82
Greg Olsen Car $5,500 10.50 1.52
Jimmy Graham Sea $4,500 10.01 1.56

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zach Ertz Phi $4,800 10.73 1.82
Travis Kelce KC $5,000 12.32 1.81
Kyle Rudolph Min $4,600 9.55 1.62
Delanie Walker Ten $4,000 9.94 1.60

Defenses

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kansas City Chiefs KC $3,300 10.07 2.06
Denver Broncos Den $3,900 8.76 1.82
New England Patriots NE $3,200 8.72 1.89
Philadelphia Eagles Phi $2,900 7.99 1.86

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kansas City Chiefs KC $3,300 10.07 2.06
New England Patriots NE $3,200 8.72 1.89
Philadelphia Eagles Phi $2,900 7.99 1.86
Denver Broncos Den $3,900 8.76 1.82

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┬áno warranty on these suggestions and readers should make picks at their own risk.