NFL Weekly Roundup, Fanduel Edition, Week 12

Position by position breakdown of this week’s best and worst performers.

NFL Week 12

Quarterbacks

Winners
Russell Wilson , SEA – $7,600 – 35.20 Points
Matthew Stafford , DET – $7,200 – 34.78 Points
Ryan Fitzpatrick , NYJ – $7,200 – 29.18 Points
Philip Rivers , SD – $8,000 – 28.90 Points
Tyrod Taylor , BUF – $7,300 – 26.24 Points
Ben Roethlisberger , PIT – $7,800 – 24.04 Points
Derek Carr , OAK – $7,400 – 23.70 Points
Blake Bortles , JAC – $7,300 – 23.46 Points
Tom Brady , NE – $9,000 – 23.20 Points
Ryan Tannehill , MIA – $6,900 – 23.04 Points

Losers
Jay Cutler , CHI – $6,900 – 12.90 Points
Matt Ryan , ATL – $7,900 – 11.10 Points
Matt Cassel , DAL – $6,000 – 10.62 Points
Drew Brees , NO – $8,200 – 8.12 Points
Austin Davis , CLE – $5,400 – 7.78 Points
Nick Foles , STL – $6,300 – 6.32 Points
Teddy Bridgewater , MIN – $6,500 – 5.66 Points
Tony Romo , DAL – $7,900 – 1.24 Points
AJ McCarron , CIN – $5,100 – 0.12 Points
Jay Cutler , CHI – $6,900 – 12.90 Points
Landry Jones , PIT – $5,000 – -0.64 Points

Running Backs

Winners
Adrian Peterson , MIN – $9,000 – 31.70 Points
C.J. Anderson , DEN – $5,800 – 29.30 Points
DeAngelo Williams , PIT – $7,100 – 21.20 Points
Eddie Lacy , GB – $6,500 – 19.90 Points
Spencer Ware , KC – $6,100 – 19.00 Points
Brandon Bolden , NE – $5,900 – 17.50 Points
Chris Ivory , NYJ – $7,000 – 17.20 Points
Javorius Allen , BAL – $6,300 – 16.40 Points
LeSean McCoy , BUF – $7,600 – 15.60 Points
Theo Riddick , DET – $5,500 – 15.30 Points

Losers
Isaiah Crowell , CLE – $5,400 – 0.70 Points
Karlos Williams , BUF – $5,800 – 0.50 Points
Roy Helu Jr. , OAK – $4,900 – 0.30 Points
Juwan Thompson , DEN – $4,900 – 0.30 Points
Stepfan Taylor , ARI – $4,500 – 0.20 Points
Donald Brown , SD – $4,500 – 0.20 Points
Orleans Darkwa , NYG – $5,000 – 0.20 Points
Knile Davis , KC – $4,500 – 0.10 Points
Andre Williams , NYG – $4,800 – 0.10 Points
Stevan Ridley , NYJ – $5,100 – 0.10 Points
Isaiah Crowell , CLE – $5,400 – 0.70 Points
Karlos Williams , BUF – $5,800 – 0.50 Points
Roy Helu Jr. , OAK – $4,900 – 0.30 Points

Wide Receivers

Winners
Doug Baldwin , SEA – $5,300 – 35.50 Points
Calvin Johnson , DET – $8,200 – 31.30 Points
Sammy Watkins , BUF – $6,800 – 30.80 Points
Markus Wheaton , PIT – $4,900 – 30.60 Points
Brandon Marshall , NYJ – $7,800 – 29.60 Points
Jarvis Landry , MIA – $7,000 – 29.40 Points
Jeremy Maclin , KC – $6,200 – 26.50 Points
Seth Roberts , OAK – $4,900 – 26.30 Points
Odell Beckham Jr. , NYG – $9,100 – 24.70 Points
T.Y. Hilton , IND – $6,900 – 24.50 Points

Losers
Josh Huff , PHI – $5,000 – 1.60 Points
Andre Holmes , OAK – $4,900 – 1.40 Points
Bennie Fowler , DEN – $4,600 – 1.30 Points
Keshawn Martin , NE – $4,900 – 1.30 Points
Mohamed Sanu , CIN – $5,100 – 1.30 Points
Cody Latimer , DEN – $4,800 – 1.20 Points
Quinton Patton , SF – $4,500 – 1.10 Points
Seyi Ajirotutu , PHI – $4,500 – 0.90 Points
Lucky Whitehead , DAL – $4,500 – 0.90 Points
Bryan Walters , JAC – $5,200 – 0.90 Points
Josh Huff , PHI – $5,000 – 1.60 Points
Andre Holmes , OAK – $4,900 – 1.40 Points

Tight Ends

Winners
Julius Thomas , JAC – $5,300 – 22.10 Points
Antonio Gates , SD – $5,700 – 19.30 Points
Rob Gronkowski , NE – $8,400 – 17.80 Points
Vance McDonald , SF – $4,600 – 16.10 Points
Ryan Griffin , HOU – $4,500 – 15.20 Points
Travis Kelce , KC – $5,800 – 14.90 Points
Scott Chandler , NE – $4,600 – 14.30 Points
Cameron Brate , TB – $4,600 – 13.80 Points
Jordan Reed , WAS – $5,800 – 13.80 Points
Gary Barnidge , CLE – $6,500 – 12.60 Points

Losers
Luke Willson , SEA – $4,500 – 1.70 Points
Nick Boyle , BAL – $4,500 – 1.50 Points
Jermaine Gresham , ARI – $4,500 – 1.40 Points
Derek Carrier , WAS – $4,900 – 1.10 Points
Jack Doyle , IND – $4,500 – 1.00 Points
Tyler Kroft , CIN – $4,500 – 0.90 Points
Cory Harkey , STL – $4,500 – 0.70 Points
Lee Smith , OAK – $4,500 – 0.70 Points
Dion Sims , MIA – $4,600 – 0.40 Points
Gavin Escobar , DAL – $4,500 – 0.30 Points

Kickers

Winners
Graham Gano , CAR – $4,900 – 19.00 Points
Adam Vinatieri , IND – $4,700 – 15.00 Points
Jason Myers , JAC – $4,700 – 15.00 Points
Cairo Santos , KC – $4,900 – 13.00 Points
Chris Boswell , PIT – $4,500 – 11.00 Points
Matt Prater , DET – $4,500 – 10.00 Points
Justin Tucker , BAL – $4,900 – 10.00 Points
Dustin Hopkins , WAS – $4,500 – 9.00 Points
Travis Coons , CLE – $4,500 – 9.00 Points
Mason Crosby , GB – $4,700 – 9.00 Points

Losers
Connor Barth , TB – $4,800 – 6.00 Points
Robbie Gould , CHI – $4,600 – 5.00 Points
Dan Carpenter , BUF – $4,600 – 4.00 Points
Steven Hauschka , SEA – $5,000 – 3.00 Points
Andrew Franks , MIA – $4,700 – 2.00 Points
Caleb Sturgis , PHI – $4,800 – 2.00 Points
Josh Brown , NYG – $5,100 – 2.00 Points
Ryan Succop , TEN – $4,500 – 1.00 Points
Greg Zuerlein , STL – $4,500 – 0.00 Points
Matt Bryant , ATL – $5,000 – 0.00 Points

Defense

Winners
Panthers , CAR – $4,700 – 21.00 Points
Bengals , CIN – $4,800 – 17.00 Points
Vikings , MIN – $4,400 – 12.00 Points
Colts , IND – $4,200 – 11.00 Points
Texans , HOU – $4,700 – 11.00 Points
Redskins , WAS – $4,000 – 10.00 Points
Bears , CHI – $4,000 – 10.00 Points
Ravens , BAL – $4,600 – 10.00 Points
Cardinals , ARI – $5,300 – 10.00 Points
Lions , DET – $4,400 – 9.00 Points

Losers
Falcons , ATL – $4,500 – 3.00 Points
Giants , NYG – $4,600 – 3.00 Points
49ers , SF – $4,000 – 2.00 Points
Cowboys , DAL – $4,200 – 2.00 Points
Packers , GB – $4,900 – 2.00 Points
Rams , STL – $4,900 – 1.00 Points
Steelers , PIT – $4,600 – 0.00 Points
Bills , BUF – $4,600 – 0.00 Points
Eagles , PHI – $4,800 – -2.00 Points
Philadelphia , PHI – $4,900 – -1.00 Points

Optimal Lineup (excludes Thanksgiving Day)

QB : Russell Wilson , SEA $7,600 – 35.2 Points
RB : Adrian Peterson , MIN $9,000 – 31.7 Points
RB : C.J. Anderson , DEN $5,800 – 29.3 Points
WR : Sammy Watkins , BUF $6,800 – 30.8 Points
WR : Doug Baldwin , SEA $5,300 – 35.5 Points
WR : Markus Wheaton , PIT $4,900 – 30.6 Points
TE : Julius Thomas , JAC $5,300 – 22.1 Points
K : Jason Myers , JAC $4,700 – 15 Points
DST : Bengals , $4,800 – 17 Points
Total Points: 247.2
Total Salary: $54,200

About the Author

  • bhdevault (bhdevault)

  • Bill has been playing fantasy sports for over 20 years and stumbled upon DFS during the NFL season of 2013. He has since grinded his way from a small deposit of $20 to over 25k in winnings. His specialty is cash games but he is really working on thinking outside the ‘box’ when it comes to larger tournaments.

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