2015 Fantasy Football: Week 16 Fantasy Wide Receiver Rankings

Over their past six games, the Pittsburgh Steelers have scored at least 30 points in each game, which is tied for the sixth-longest streak in NFL history.

A huge part of that offensive success, Antonio Brown has been as dominant as ever.

In the middle of the season, Brown was slowed by Ben Roethlisberger's absence. But there is no better duo when both are healthy.

Averaging 14.67 targets per game, Brown has four 100-yard games over that period with a total of 64 catches for 868 yards and six touchdowns plus 22 rushing yards and a return score.

With at least 27.9 fantasy points (standard scoring) in four of those six games, Brown has finished as either the weekly WR1 (three times) or WR2 (once) four times.

Big Ben was sidelined in the first matchup against the Ravens and Brown had one of his worst games (5/45) of the season. That said, no team has allowed more fantasy points this season than the Ravens.

With Brown's volume and talent, Big Ben's health and the exceptional matchup, is it unreasonable to project 300 yards and four touchdowns for Brown this week?

Maybe so, but he's the clear-cut No. 1 fantasy wide receiver heading into the finale.

Sammy: TDs in 4 straight games with 100+ yards in 3 of 4G

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins continued his hot streak in Sunday's loss with five catches for 111 yards and two scores.

Watkins has now scored in four consecutive games and exceeded 100 yards in three of those games. During that span, he has 19 catches for 459 yards and six touchdowns.

Buffalo's run-first offense has led to Watkins voicing his frustrations earlier in the season, but he's seeing more consistent volume lately. Averaging 24.16 yards per reception, Watkins has at least 10 targets in three of his past four games.

In 11 games this season, Watkins has a total of 44 catches for 827 yards and nine touchdowns. As a rookie last season, Watkins had 65 catches for 982 yards and six scores.

Week 16's matchup isn't great as the Cowboys have allowed the sixth-fewest fantasy points to opposing receivers, but Watkins is still a top-10 fantasy receiver for Week 16.

Ginn: 80+ yards, 2 TDs in 3 straight

Carolina Panthers wide receiver Ted Ginn Jr. was targeted 14 times on Sunday and turned those targets into six catches for 80 yards and two touchdowns.

It was the third consecutive game in which Ginn finished with 80-plus yards and scored two touchdowns. In addition, it was Ginn's fourth multi-touchdown game this season.

During that three-game span, Ginn has 13 catches for 285 yards and six touchdowns.

Not only has he scored 20-plus fantasy points in all three of those games, but Ginn has finished as fantasy's WR5, WR3 and WR7 over the past three weeks, respectively.

On the year, Ginn has 43 catches for 730 yards and 10 touchdowns. From 2007 to 2014, Ginn had a total of 11 receiving touchdowns. He also has four rush attempts for 60 yards as well.

In Week 16, Ginn and the Panthers will take on the Falcons for the second time in three weeks. Targeted only three times against the Falcons in Week 14, Ginn had two catches for 120 yards and two touchdowns.

Perhaps I'm way too low on Ginn as productive as he's been, but he's just inside my top-30 fantasy receivers this week.

Below you find my Week 16 Fantasy Football WR Rankings:

1. Antonio Brown, Pittsburgh Steelers (at BAL)
2. Allen Robinson, Jacksonville Jaguars (at NO)
3. DeAndre Hopkins, Houston Texans (at TEN)
4. Brandon Marshall, New York Jets (vs. NE)
5. Mike Evans, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (vs. CHI)
6. Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons (vs. CAR)
7. Alshon Jeffery, Chicago Bears (at TB)
8. Martavis Bryant, Pittsburgh Steelers (at BAL)
9. Doug Baldwin, Seattle Seahawks (vs. STL)
10. Sammy Watkins, Buffalo Bills (vs. DAL)
11. Eric Decker, New York Jets (vs. NE)
12. Demaryius Thomas, Denver Broncos (vs. CIN)
13. Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions (vs. SF)
14. Jeremy Maclin, Kansas City Chiefs (vs. CLE)
15. Brandin Cooks, New Orleans Saints (vs. JAX)
16. A.J. Green, Cincinnati Bengals (at DEN)
17. DeSean Jackson, Washington Redskins (at PHI)
18. Larry Fitzgerald, Arizona Cardinals (vs. GB)
19. Emmanuel Sanders, Denver Broncos (vs. CIN)
20. Amari Cooper, Oakland Raiders (vs. SD)
21. Golden Tate, Detroit Lions (vs. SF)
22. Allen Hurns, Jacksonville Jaguars (at NO)
23. Jarvis Landry, Miami Dolphins (vs. IND)
24. Kamar Aiken, Baltimore Ravens (vs. PIT)
25. John Brown, Arizona Cardinals (vs. GB)
26. Michael Crabtree, Oakland Raiders (vs. SD)
27. Michael Floyd, Arizona Cardinals (vs. GB)
28. Randall Cobb, Green Bay Packers (at ARI)
29. Ted Ginn, Carolina Panthers (at ATL)
30. Dez Bryant, Dallas Cowboys (at BUF)
31. T.Y. Hilton, Indianapolis Colts (at MIA)
32. Rueben Randle, New York Giants (at MIN)
33. Tyler Lockett, Seattle Seahawks (vs. STL)
34. Willie Snead, New Orleans Saints (vs. JAX)
35. Jordan Matthews, Philadelphia Eagles (vs. WAS)
36. Dorial Green-Beckham, Tennessee Titans (vs. HOU)
37. Markus Wheaton, Pittsburgh Steelers (at BAL)
38. Danny Amendola, New England Patriots (at NYJ)
39. Stefon Diggs, Minnesota Vikings (vs. NYG)
40. DeVante Parker, Miami Dolphins (vs. IND)
41. Travis Benjamin, Cleveland Browns (at KC)
42. Anquan Boldin, San Francisco 49ers (at DET)
43. Tavon Austin, St. Louis Rams (at SEA)
44. Donte Moncrief, Indianapolis Colts (at MIA)
45. Marvin Jones, Cincinnati Bengals (at DEN)
46. Brandon LaFell, New England Patriots (at NYJ)
47. Pierre Garcon, Washington Redskins (at PHI)
48. Dontrelle Inman, San Diego Chargers (at OAK)
49. James Jones, Green Bay Packers (at ARI)
50. Devin Funchess, Carolina Panthers (at ATL)

* Note: Odell Beckham Jr. is suspended for one game, but he has his appeal hearing on Wednesday.

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