Week 16 QB Fantasy Football Rankings

Top-ranked player for week
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It's important to have a sound quarterback strategy in fantasy football.

Whether you're starting a high-profile stud every week or constantly picking up a new streaming QB, the quarterback position scores more points than any other on average.

To help you out, I put together this summary of our top 10 ranked quarterbacks for week 16.

You can also check out our full list of QB rankings or use our free who should I start tool for an interactive way to use our fantasy football rankings.

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No teams have a bye week this week, so you have a full slate of players to choose from.


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Full Rankings

If you want to dive head-first into the full set of projections for this week, here are our rankings for each format:

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Rankings Summary

1. Patrick Mahomes - QB (KC)

Patrick Mahomes played against the Houston Texans last week. He threw for 336 passing yards, 2 touchdowns and zero interceptions. Our system projects Patrick Mahomes for 329.4 passing yards, 2.3 touchdowns and 0.8 interceptions versus the Seahawks this week.

2. Josh Allen - QB (BUF)

Josh Allen played against the Miami Dolphins last week. He threw for 304 passing yards, 4 touchdowns and zero interceptions. He is up against the Bears this week. Our system projects him for 260.0 passing yards, 2.2 touchdowns and 0.8 interceptions.

3. Tua Tagovailoa - QB (MIA)

Tua Tagovailoa played against the Buffalo Bills last week. He threw for 234 passing yards, 2 touchdowns and zero interceptions. He faces the Green Bay Packers this week. Our system projects him for 305.8 passing yards, 2.0 touchdowns and 1.0 interceptions.

4. Geno Smith - QB (SEA)

Geno Smith faces the Minnesota Vikings this week. He is projected for 261.7 passing yards, 1.8 touchdowns and 0.9 interceptions. Against the Redskins last week, Smith threw for 238 passing yards, 1 touchdown and zero interceptions.

5. Dak Prescott - QB (DAL)

Dak Prescott threw for 256 passing yards, 3 touchdowns and 2 interceptions versus the Jacksonville Jaguars last week. He faces the Philadelphia Eagles this week. Our system projects him for 266.8 passing yards, 2.1 touchdowns and 0.8 interceptions.

6. Joe Burrow - QB (CIN)

Our system projects Joe Burrow for 273.4 passing yards, 2.1 touchdowns and 0.7 interceptions versus the Patriots this week. Last week, Burrow faced the Buccaneers. He threw for 200 passing yards, 4 touchdowns and 1 interception.

7. Justin Herbert - QB (LAC)

Justin Herbert is playing against the Indianapolis Colts this week. Our system projects him for 264.4 passing yards, 1.8 touchdowns and 0.6 interceptions. Last week, Herbert faced the Titans. He threw for 313 passing yards, zero touchdowns and 2 interceptions.

8. Kirk Cousins - QB (MIN)

Our system projects Kirk Cousins for 269.5 passing yards, 2.1 touchdowns and 0.7 interceptions versus the Giants this week. Cousins played against the Indianapolis Colts last week. He threw for 460 passing yards, 4 touchdowns and 2 interceptions.

9. Aaron Rodgers - QB (GB)

Last week, Aaron Rodgers faced the Rams. He threw for 229 passing yards, 1 touchdown and 1 interception. He is playing against the Miami Dolphins this week. Our system projects him for 253.6 passing yards, 2.0 touchdowns and 0.4 interceptions.

10. Jared Goff - QB (DET)

Against the Packers last week, Jared Goff threw for 252 passing yards, 1 touchdown and zero interceptions. He faces the Denver Broncos this week. Our system projects him for 271.9 passing yards, 1.9 touchdowns and 0.9 interceptions.

For more, check out our full rankings here.

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