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Fantasy football rankings for Week 16

Updated: December 19, 2007, 9:33 PM ET
By ESPN.com Fantasy

Go in-depth with Christopher Harris' rankings in The Big Rotowski, and don't miss the early edition of The Breakdown featuring the Steelers versus the Rams.

Is your No. 3 running back a better play than your No. 3 wide receiver? Check Matthew Berry's Flex Rankings for the answer.

Insiders: Click here for exclusive access to Eric Karabell and Scott Engel's rankings.

Top 25 Quarterbacks
RankNameTeamOpponent
Matthew Berry

Chris Harris

Nate Ravitz

Eric Karabell

Scott Engel
Average
1Tom BradyPatriotsMIA2111.2
2Peyton ManningColtsHOU1423.8
3Derek AndersonBrowns@CIN4544.2
4Drew BreesSaintsPHI61055.2
5Tony RomoCowboys@CAR3365.8
6Brett FavrePackers@CHI102106.4
7Kurt WarnerCardinalsATL8836.6
8Ben RoethlisbergerSteelers@STL5687.2
9Matt HasselbeckSeahawksBAL7797.4
10Carson PalmerBengalsCLE11978.0
11David GarrardJaguarsOAK13111111.0
12Donovan McNabbEagles@NO9121212.2
13Jeff GarciaBuccaneers@SF12131814.6
14Jon KitnaLionsKC14141614.6
15Vince YoungTitansNYJ15151715.6
16Philip RiversChargersDEN17181516.6
17Marc BulgerRamsPIT18161316.8
18Jay CutlerBroncos@SDNRNR1418.4
19Sage RosenfelsTexans@IND19221919.4
20Eli ManningGiants@BUF21172019.8
21Brodie CroyleChiefs@DET23192120.2
22Chris RedmanFalcons@ARI1625NR23.2
23Todd CollinsRedskins@MIN2220NR23.6
24Trent EdwardsBillsNYG24212523.8
25Tarvaris JacksonVikingsWASNR232324.0
Top 50 Running Backs
RankNameTeamOpponent
Matthew Berry

Chris Harris

Nate Ravitz

Eric Karabell

Scott Engel
Average
1LaDainian TomlinsonChargersDEN1111.0
2Brian WestbrookEagles@NO2622.8
3Adrian PetersonVikingsWAS8835.2
4Ryan GrantPackers@CHI6375.6
5Jamal LewisBrowns@CIN41256.2
6Earnest GrahamBuccaneers@SF5586.4
7Steven JacksonRamsPIT12297.6
8Fred TaylorJaguarsOAK9948.0
9Joseph AddaiColtsHOU3468.2
10Willie ParkerSteelers@STL714109.2
11Willis McGaheeRavens@SEA10101310.8
12LenDale WhiteTitansNYJ1471211.8
13Marion BarberCowboys@CAR11151112.2
14Kolby SmithChiefs@DET15131415.0
15Brandon JacobsGiants@BUF17111715.2
16Marshawn LynchBillsNYG13171815.4
17Rudi JohnsonBengalsCLE16202018.8
18Maurice Jones-DrewJaguarsOAK23161618.8
19Frank Gore49ersTB21211519.0
20Edgerrin JamesCardinalsATL19192119.2
21Aaron SteckerSaintsPHI18262319.8
22Laurence MaroneyPatriotsMIA20181920.0
23Clinton PortisRedskins@MIN22222823.2
24Ron DayneTexans@IND26242224.4
25Kevin JonesLionsKC25232424.6
26Selvin YoungBroncos@SD28282627.0
27Adrian PetersonBearsGB24302527.2
28Dominic RhodesRaiders@JAC31252730.0
29Travis HenryBroncos@SD29343030.2
30Thomas JonesJets@TEN27313530.8
31Jerious NorwoodFalcons@ARI33272931.2
32Chester TaylorVikingsWAS41293631.4
33Samkon GadoDolphins@NE30333933.4
34DeAngelo WilliamsPanthersDAL37323135.0
35Shaun AlexanderSeahawksBAL34364035.2
36DeShaun FosterPanthersDAL36403335.2
37Maurice MorrisSeahawksBAL40394140.2
38Warrick DunnFalcons@ARI39413240.2
39Julius JonesCowboys@CAR44383740.8
40Fred JacksonBillsNYG3837NR41.2
41LaMont JordanRaiders@JAC32434341.2
42Kenton KeithColtsHOU42484443.0
43Jesse ChatmanDolphins@NENRNR3843.2
44Darius WalkerTexans@IND3547NR43.4
45Chris BrownTitansNYJNR503443.6
46Reggie BushSaintsPHINR35NR46.0
47Kenny WatsonBengalsCLE49454246.4
48Darren SprolesChargersDEN45NRNR46.4
49Leon WashingtonJets@TEN48424846.8
50Reuben DroughnsGiants@BUF4346NR47.4
Top 50 Wide Receivers
RankNameTeamOpponent
Matthew Berry

Chris Harris

Nate Ravitz

Eric Karabell

Scott Engel
Average
1Randy MossPatriotsMIA1111.0
2Braylon EdwardsBrowns@CIN3322.4
3Marques ColstonSaintsPHI5233.8
4Terrell OwensCowboys@CAR2474.6
5Greg JenningsPackers@CHI127107.6
6Chad JohnsonBengalsCLE91158.4
7T.J. HoushmandzadehBengalsCLE81068.6
8Wes WelkerPatriotsMIA161449.0
9Reggie WayneColtsHOU4589.2
10Torry HoltRamsPIT7699.4
11Larry FitzgeraldCardinalsATL69139.6
12Andre JohnsonTexans@IND10131111.0
13Hines WardSteelers@STL1581512.6
14Plaxico BurressGiants@BUF14151614.0
15Brandon MarshallBroncos@SD19121214.6
16Joey GallowayBuccaneers@SF11172315.4
17Roddy WhiteFalcons@ARI13182218.2
18Bobby EngramSeahawksBAL20161818.8
19Deion BranchSeahawksBAL17192019.2
20Anthony GonzalezColtsHOU21281921.2
21Donald DriverPackers@CHI23212121.4
22Kevin CurtisEagles@NO18261722.2
23Anquan BoldinCardinalsATL36221422.4
24Steve SmithPanthersDAL25252424.4
25Calvin JohnsonLionsKC31272527.4
26Santonio HolmesSteelers@STL28233127.6
27Shaun McDonaldLionsKC41202728.0
28Patrick CraytonCowboys@CAR22292829.0
29Derrick MasonRavens@SEA26352629.0
30Dwayne BoweChiefs@DET33403030.4
31Lee EvansBillsNYG27304032.6
32Jabar GaffneyPatriotsMIA30434433.8
33Jerricho CotcheryJets@TEN32313433.8
34Reggie WilliamsJaguarsOAK35243334.0
35Laveranues ColesJets@TEN29NR2936.6
36Chris HenryBengalsCLE48323937.6
37Santana MossRedskins@MIN24393738.0
38David PattenSaintsPHI37423238.2
39Bernard BerrianBearsGB34364238.8
40Isaac BruceRamsPIT49373539.4
41Chris ChambersChargersDEN39443640.2
42Arnaz Battle49ersTB40384140.6
43Reggie BrownEagles@NO46344341.2
44Mike FurreyLionsKC47473841.6
45Justin GageTitansNYJ38414641.8
46Roydell WilliamsTitansNYJNR334843.6
47Nate BurlesonSeahawksBALNR49NR46.6
48Amani ToomerGiants@BUF43NRNR49.0
49Bryant JohnsonCardinalsATL42NRNR49.2
50Kevin WalterTexans@INDNR45NR49.2
Top 25 Tight Ends
RankNameTeamOpponent
Matthew Berry

Chris Harris

Nate Ravitz

Eric Karabell

Scott Engel
Average
1Jason WittenCowboys@CAR1131.6
2Kellen WinslowBrowns@CIN2322.0
3Antonio GatesChargersDEN4212.6
4Tony GonzalezChiefs@DET5544.6
5Chris CooleyRedskins@MIN6856.0
6Dallas ClarkColtsHOU3796.4
7Donald LeePackers@CHI84107.0
8Heath MillerSteelers@STL710118.6
9Tony SchefflerBroncos@SD9688.6
10Vernon Davis49ersTB111179.8
11Owen DanielsTexans@IND129612.2
12Alge CrumplerFalcons@ARI13161214.8
13Benjamin WatsonPatriotsMIA10NR1315.0
14Desmond ClarkBearsGB16141616.2
15Greg OlsenBearsGB15121516.6
16Marcedes LewisJaguarsOAK21151817.0
17Eric JohnsonSaintsPHI17131418.8
18Chris BakerJets@TEN24171719.4
19Bo ScaifeTitansNYJ19201919.6
20Kevin BossGiants@BUFNR192520.0
21Zach MillerRaiders@JAC18182220.4
22Brent CelekEagles@NONR23NR21.4
23Randy McMichaelRamsPITNR222122.4
24L.J. SmithEagles@NO14NR2323.0
25Robert RoyalBillsNYGNR21NR23.2
Top 25 Kickers
RankNameTeamOpponent
Matthew Berry

Chris Harris

Nate Ravitz

Eric Karabell

Scott Engel
Average
1Nick FolkCowboys@CAR1143.0
2Mason CrosbyPackers@CHI3253.2
3Rob BironasTitansNYJ21114.2
4Stephen GostkowskiPatriotsMIA6335.6
5Jeff ReedSteelers@STL9486.0
6Shayne GrahamBengalsCLE7576.4
7Josh BrownSeahawksBAL56126.8
8Phil DawsonBrowns@CIN13727.6
9Nate KaedingChargersDEN481111.4
10Adam VinatieriColtsHOU1014611.8
11Jason HansonLionsKC1292013.0
12Neil RackersCardinalsATL8121013.4
13Ryan LongwellVikingsWAS15201514.2
14Josh ScobeeJaguarsOAK20NR915.2
15Matt StoverRavens@SEA19241315.6
16Robbie GouldBearsGB24102217.2
17Shaun SuishamRedskins@MIN11NR2317.2
18Rian LindellBillsNYG14152117.4
19Matt BryantBuccaneers@SF17211417.6
20Jason ElamBroncos@SD18161817.6
21Kris BrownTexans@IND25131718.4
22David AkersEagles@NO16221619.4
23Mike NugentJets@TENNR231922.6
24Lawrence TynesGiants@BUF2317NR22.8
25Jeff WilkinsRamsPITNR192422.8
Ranked Defenses/Special Teams
RankNameOpponent
Matthew Berry

Chris Harris

Nate Ravitz

Eric Karabell

Scott Engel
Average
1New England PatriotsMIA2111.2
2Tampa Bay Buccaneers@SF1343.2
3Seattle SeahawksBAL3263.6
4Green Bay Packers@CHI4554.2
5Minnesota VikingsWAS7624.4
6Jacksonville JaguarsOAK15437.2
7Pittsburgh Steelers@STL81178.0
8New York Giants@BUF51298.0
9San Diego ChargersDEN97810.0
10Dallas Cowboys@CAR1191510.4
11Tennessee TitansNYJ1081410.4
12Indianapolis ColtsHOU6101611.0
13Arizona CardinalsATL12131112.6
14Kansas City Chiefs@DET13191014.0
15Chicago BearsGB14172116.8
16Washington Redskins@MIN17201716.8
17Buffalo BillsNYG25151317.4
18Detroit LionsKC23141218.4
19New Orleans SaintsPHI27181819.8
20Baltimore Ravens@SEA20221921.8
21St. Louis RamsPIT21162422.0
22New York Jets@TEN22212222.8
23Denver Broncos@SD18282322.8
24Philadelphia Eagles@NO16252923.2
25San Francisco 49ersTB26232524.2
26Atlanta Falcons@ARI28292025.2
27Carolina PanthersDAL30312825.8
28Houston Texans@IND19303026.4
29Cleveland Browns@CIN31242627.8
30Oakland Raiders@JAC29273129.0
31Cincinnati BengalsCLE32262729.2
32Miami Dolphins@NE24323230.4

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