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Using the ScoutScores can help steer you in the right direction for making close calls between players. I'll recommend some stacks for Week 17 based on the ScoutScores. You do not need all the players mentioned. Using two or three is the way to go.
GREEN BAY PACKERS
Aaron Rodgers, Jordy Nelson and Davante Adams
Rodgers will be one of the most popular quarterbacks this week. He's coming off a game in which he passed for 347 yards and four touchdowns against the Vikings last week. The Lions have allowed the fifth most fantasy points to quarterbacks and Rodgers threw four touchdowns in the first matchup. The division title is on the line in the final game of the day. Rodgers is $7,700 on DraftKings with a ScoutScore of 3.38 and $8,800 on FanDuel with a ScoutScore of 2.96. Nelson has at least ten targets in four of the last five games. He had 14 touchdowns on the season and is a consistent target for Rodgers in the red zone. Nelson has a ScoutScore of 2.57 on DraftKings with a salary of $8,100 and $8,200 on FanDuel with a ScoutScore of 2.12. Adams is $5,700 on DraftKings with a ScoutScore of 2.5 and $6,800 on FanDuel with a ScoutScore of 1.73.
NEW ORLEANS SAINTS
Drew Brees, Mark Ingram, Brandin Cooks, and Michael Thomas
The Saints have nothing to play for but will play their starters and try to prevent division rival Atlanta from getting the two seed and a first-round bye. While Brees isn't as dominant on the road, the game is indoors and has one of the highest over/unders of the week at 56. Brees is $7,600 on DraftKings with a ScoutScore of 3.9 and $8,200 on FanDuel with a ScoutScore of 3.25. Ingram played the majority of the snaps last week and had 18 carries for 90 yards and a touchdown. He is 60 yards away from 1,000 rushing yards. Ingram is $5,600 on DraftKings with a ScoutScore of 3.4 and $6,100 on FanDuel with a 2.74 ScoutScore. Cooks has reached double-digits in PPR formats in 10 of the last 11 games and is always capable of throwing up a huge score. Cooks is $6,900 on DraftKings with a ScoutScore of 2.58 and $7,100 on FanDuel with a ScoutScore of 2.06. Thomas is a consistent red zone target and is $6,700 on DraftKings with a ScoutScore of 2.55 and $6,700 on FanDuel with a ScoutScore of 2.03.
Russell Wilson, Doug Baldwin, and Jimmy Graham
The Seahawks could be a sneaky stack this week. The Seahawks still have a shot at the second seed and are coming off a disappointing loss last week. They are motivated to win and get an awful 49ers team. Wilson passed for 350 yards and four touchdowns last week and threw three touchdowns the week before. With many people paying up for Aaron Rodgers, Matt Ryan, Drew Brees and Tom Brady, Wilson should be low owned. He is $6,800 on DraftKings with a 3.45 ScoutScore and $7,600 on FanDuel with a ScoutScore of 3.09. Baldwin had 19 targets last week and caught 13 passes for 179 yards and a touchdown. Tyler Lockett was beginning to become more involved in the offense before getting injured last week ending his season. Baldwin is $7,200 on DraftKings with a 2.61 ScoutScore and $7,100 on FanDuel with a 2.22 ScoutScore. Graham has been quiet recently and hasn't been targeted as much. He has ten targets the last three games, and that coincides with the rise of Lockett. Graham did score last week and has a ScoutScore of 3.01 with a $4,500 salary on DraftKings and 1.77 on FanDuel with a $6,400 salary. Wilson and Baldwin are the preferred stack.
Kirk Cousins, DeSean Jackson, and Pierre Garcon
The Giants have the fifth seed locked up in the NFC. This game is meaningless to them. The defense has some injuries, and it makes sense to rest those players, so most of the Giants' defense could be backups. The Redskins make the playoffs with a win as long as the Packers-Lions don't end in a tie, but that game is at night, so the Redskins need the game. Cousins is $6,500 on DraftKings with a ScoutScore of 3.59 and $7,900 on FanDuel with a ScoutScore of 2.58. Jackson has four 100-yard games in four of the last five weeks. He is $5,600 on DraftKings with a ScoutScore of 2.69 and $7,000 on FanDuel with a ScoutScore of 1.82. Garcon has at least 10 points in PPR formats in seven of the last eight games. Garcon is $5,000 on DraftKings with a ScoutScore of 2.97 and $5,600 on FanDuel with a ScoutScore of 2.19.