Dec 16, 2012; San Diego, CA, USA; Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) prior to a game against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

Quarterback Rankings-Top 25 to Start for Fantasy Football Week 16


It’s been quite the roller-coaster ride for Cam Newton and his fantasy owners in this second season in the NFL. If you’ve been patient and made it to this point in your season, you’re about to get rewarded big-time as Newton and the Cats face a Raiders defense in shambles. Look for him to bring home plenty of fantasy championships this weekend.

Here’s the rest of our top 25 quarterbacks for week 16:

ZT JL
1 Aaron Rodgers GB Ten 2.0 2 2
Tom Brady NE at Jac 2.0 3 1
3 Peyton Manning Den Cle 3.5 4 3
4 Cam Newton Car Oak 5.0 1 9
5 Robert Griffin III Was at Phi 5.5 5 6
6 Drew Brees NO at Dal 6.5 6 7
Tony Romo Dal NO 6.5 8 5
8 Andrew Luck Ind at KC 7.5 7 8
9 Matt Ryan Atl at Det 8.5 13 4
10 Colin Kaepernick SF at Sea 11.0 11 11
11 Matt Schaub Hou Min 11.5 10 13
12 Eli Manning NYG at Bal 12.0 9 15
13 Andy Dalton Cin at Pit 14.0 12 16
Ben Roethlisberger Pit Cin 14.0 14 14
15 Jay Cutler Chi at Ari 14.5 17 12
16 Matthew Stafford Det Atl 15.5 21 10
17 Russell Wilson Sea SF 17.0 16 18
18 Joe Flacco Bal NYG 17.5 15 20
19 Philip Rivers SD at NYJ 18.5 20 17
20 Josh Freeman TB Stl 20.5 18 23
21 Carson Palmer Oak at Car 21.5 19 24
Ryan Tannehill Mia Buf 21.5 22 21
23 Ryan Fitzpatrick Buf at Mia 22.0 25 19
24 Jake Locker Ten at GB 22.5 23 22
25 Sam Bradford StL at TB 27.0 24 30

This week’s rankings from Jeffrey Littrell (JL) and me (ZT) were combined into our composite rankings. Follow either one of our rankings or the composite, but whichever you choose good luck to you this weekend. NR is for not ranked which counts as 30 for averaging purposes.

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