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NFL Week 16 RB Rankings, Start, Sit, Streams | 2021 Fantasy Football Rankings

Pat Mayo reveals his 2021 Week 16 RB rankings, starts, sits and streams for fantasy football.

Pat Mayo, Geoff Fienberg and Tim Anderson go game-by-game and make their 2021 NFL Week 16 Picks against the Spread while provide their Week 16 NFL game previews.

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Ranking Player Name Team Opp Salary
Ranking Player Name Team Opp Salary
1 Alvin Kamara NO MIA MNF
2 David Montgomery CHI SEA $5,700
3 James Robinson JAX NYJ $5,900
4 Najee Harris PIT KC $7,400
5 Cordarrelle Patterson ATL DET $6,700
6 Ronald Jones TB CAR $5,100
7 Alexander Mattison MIN LAR $6,800
8 Joe Mixon CIN BAL $6,900
9 Damien Harris NE BUF $5,600
10 Antonio Gibson WAS DAL SNF
11 Josh Jacobs LV DEN $6,000
12 Ezekiel Elliott DAL WAS SNF
13 Javonte Williams DEN LV $6,100
14 Clyde Edwards-Helaire KC PIT $5,800
15 Melvin Gordon DEN LV $5,800
16 Saquon Barkley NYG PHI $6,500
17 Justin Jackson LAC HOU $4,200
18 Michael Carter NYJ JAX $5,200
19 Devin Singletary BUF NE $5,100
20 Miles Sanders PHI NYG $5,600
21 Myles Gaskin MIA NO MNF
22 Devonta Freeman BAL CIN $5,300
23 Mark Ingram NO MIA MNF
24 Sony Michel LAR MIN $5,500
25 Darrell Henderson LAR MIN $5,700
26 Tony Pollard DAL WAS SNF
27 Tevin Coleman NYJ JAX $4,800
28 Jamaal Williams DET ATL $5,000
29 Jordan Howard PHI NYG $4,300
30 Rex Burkhead HOU LAC $4,500
31 Craig Reynolds DET ATL $4,500
32 Brandon Bolden NE BUF $4,200
33 Duke Johnson MIA NO MNF
34 Rashaad Penny SEA CHI $5,500
35 Ameer Abdullah CAR TB $4,500
36 Jaret Patterson WAS DAL SNF
37 Samaje Perine CIN BAL $4,400
38 Darrel Williams KC PIT $4,600
39 Joshua Kelley LAC HOU
40 Chuba Hubbard CAR TB $5,400
41 Royce Freeman HOU LAC $4,000
42 Latavius Murray BAL CIN $4,400
44 Mike Davis ATL DET $4,900
45 Devontae Booker NYG PHI $4,900
46 J.J.Taylor NE BUF
47 Phillip Lindsay MIA NO MNF
48 DeeJay Dallas SEA CHI $4,200
49 Matt Breida BUF NE $4,200
50 Ty Johnson NYJ JAX $4,500
51 Damien Williams CHI SEA $4,500
52 Godwin Igwebuike DET ATL $4,000
53 Boston Scott PHI NYG $4,200
54 Kenneth Gainwell PHI NYG $4,700
55 Travis Homer SEA CHI $4,300
56 Khalil Herbert CHI SEA $4,300
57 Zack Moss BUF NE $4,300
58 Mike Boone DEN LV $4,000
59 Austin Walter NYJ JAX $4,000
60 Wayne Gallman Jr. MIN LAR $4,000
61 Chris Evans CIN BAL $4,000
62 Jalen Richard LV DEN $4,800
63 C.J. Ham MIN LAR $4,000
64 Larry Rountree III LAC HOU $4,000
65 Derrick Gore KC PIT $4,000

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Pat Mayo is an award-winning video host and producer of long and short-form content, and the host of The Pat Mayo Experience daily talk show. (Subscribe for video or audio). Mayo (@ThePME) won the 2020 Fantasy Sports Writing Association Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year and Golf Writer of the Year awards, along with the Fantasy Sports Trade Association Best Sports Betting Analyst award, and was a finalist for four FSWA Awards in 2020 (Best Podcast, Best Video, Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year, Golf Writer of the Year). His 21 FSWA nominations lead all writers this decade and are third-most all-time. Mayo has been recognized across multiple sports (Football, Baseball & Golf), mediums (Video, Writing & Podcasting), genre (Humor), and game formats (Daily Fantasy and Traditions Season Long). Beyond sports, Mayo covers everything from entertainment to pop culture to politics. If you have a fantasy question, general inquiry or snarky comment, ship it to Mayo at and the best will be addressed on the show.

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