NFL Week 16 Weather Updates: Wind, rain, cold could impact fantasy start ’em, sit ’em choices

NFL Week 16 Weather Updates: Wind, rain, cold could impact fantasy start 'em, sit 'em choices

We had a snow recreation final week, however it finally did not have an enormous impact on the passing or kicking video games in that contest. Waiting for the Week 16 climate forecast, we should not have to fret about snow, however there’s some wind, rain, and chilly that would have a slight have an effect on on begin ’em, sit ’em requires the fantasy soccer championship spherical. 

Earlier than we break down the Week 16 forecast, here is a reminder that when you have any questions on sports activities climate or how climate may influence play (and, doubtlessly, your fantasy, DFS, and playing selections), do not hesitate to succeed in out on Twitter @KevinRothWx or examine our hourly NFL climate forecasts on RotoGrinders. To take your recreation to the following degree, subscribe to RotoGrinders’ unique WeatherEdge device and see how completely different climate circumstances have impacted historic scoring.

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NFL Week 16 climate updates


Texans at Buccaneers. There’s an opportunity of showers, and winds will probably be round 10-15 mph. None of that’s fairly sufficient to be actually anxious.

Payments at Patriots. Temps will probably be under freezing, however there does not determine to be any impactful wind or precipitation, so the temp does not trouble me.

Rams at 49ers. There is a respectable likelihood for rain right here, however it doubtless will not be heavy sufficient to have an effect on start-or-sit selections.


Bengals at Dolphins. It is the mixture of each the wind (10-15 mph) and rain that has me a bit anxious right here. In 21 video games in Miami  with comparable climate, we have seen a lower to dashing yards, passing yards, and whole scoring. It is a bump all the way down to offense and kicking (stats courtesy of WeatherEdge).

Raiders at Chargers. This recreation is coming in a bit on the windy aspect, with sustained winds doubtless round 15 mph and gusts over 25 mph. It is not the type of wind that makes it not possible to maneuver the ball, however deeper throws and lengthy subject aim makes an attempt will probably be impacted.

Cardinals at Seahawks. There is a decrease finish likelihood of showers, however nothing main right here..

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As at all times, all forecasts are topic to vary previous to kickoff. You possibly can comply with me on Twitter (@KevinRothWx), try the hourly automated NFL climate forecasts on RotoGrinders, or check out WeatherEdge for updates. We have additionally added automated Faculty Soccer Climate for these NCAA soccer followers in search of somewhat climate perception for bowl video games.


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