DFS Roundtable: Favorite DraftKings Play for Week 16

Every week this season, our contributors will give their favorite plays for the week in DraftKings contests.

Q: Who is your favorite DraftKings play for Week 16?

Sean Beazley - Kamar Aiken, WR, Baltimore Ravens (vs. PIT), $5,400

One player that will be the center piece of my cash lineup this week is Kamar Aiken. Aiken comes in at a great price of $5400. He has a dream matchup this week vs. the Pittsburgh Steelers at home. The Steelers have giving up the most points to fantasy WRs this year, mainly due to the fact that their offense has been so efficient this past month or so.

Baltimore will likely be behind in this one, so Aiken should see plenty of targets. Aiken had a solid game vs. the Steelers in his previous meeting, and that was with a healthy Steve Smith and Justin Forsett. Aiken is the Ravens only reliable option at this point. I will be 100 percent on Aiken on all DFS sites in cash this week.

Brendan Donahue - Antonio Brown, WR, Pittsburgh Steelers (at BAL), $9,300

We learned once and for all last week that as long as Ben Roethlisberger is under center, Brown is matchup-proof. He put up a very impressive 16 catches for 189 yards and 2 TDs against a very tough Denver secondary and hopefully helped most of us get in the cash on DK last week.

So, if he can do that against Chris Harris and Denver, I'm very excited at his prospects against a Baltimore secondary that has given up the third-most fantasy points (DK scoring) to opposing WRs on the year. In his last seven games, he's averaging over 14 targets a game and if he gets 14 targets against this Baltimore defense, he should easily be the No. 1 WR this week and should be in your lineups.

Kevin Hanson - Bilal Powell, RB, New York Jets (vs. NE), $3,900

Over the past three weeks, Powell has been extremely productive -- perhaps more so than you have realized. In fact, he's been a top-12 fantasy running back each week in standard-scoring formats. Here's the list of running backs with three top-12 weekly finishes over the past three weeks: Bilal Powell.

End of list.

With 20 receptions on 25 targets for 191 yards during that span, Powell has been even better in PPR (DraftKings) scoring. Powell has a minimum of five catches and 19.2 DraftKings points in each of those three games. While he may not continue his streak of games with 20-plus points, it's highly likely that he exceeds value on his below-$4,000 salary, providing the salary-cap relief to load up elsewhere.

- Related Poll: Will Powell finish as a top-24 RB (standard scoring) in Week 16?

Dan Yanotchko - Markus Wheaton, WR, Pittsburgh Steelers (vs. PIT), $4,100

For a good GPP pick this week, I really like Markus Wheaton of the Steelers going against a very bad Ravens secondary. Wheaton has had a great four-game split -- 37 targets, 22 catches, 94.5 yard average and three touchdowns. At $4,100 and going up against a team that has given up 28 TDs through the air, he has great value.

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