The Scholar's Sheet of DraftKings Knowledge Week 5 2017

By John Laub
John Laub

    

 

 

          The Scholar’s Sheet of DraftKings Knowledge

                              DraftKings NFL Sunday Slate 

                                   October 8, 2017

 

 

 

 
Top Games to Target

Packers at Cowboys O/U 52.5

Seahawks at Rams O/U 47

Cardinals at Eagles O/U 45

 

Preeminent QB-WR Stacks: (Salary Cap %)

Packers Aaron Rogers-Jordy Nelson: $16,200 (32%)

Giants Eli Manning-Odell Beckham: $14,300 (29%)

Cowboys Dak Prescott-Dez Bryant: $13,300 (27%)


Contrarian GPP QB-WR Stacks: (Salary Cap %)

Colts Jacoby Brissett-T.Y. Hilton: $11,600 (23%)

49ers Brian Hoyer-Pierre Garcon: $10,800 (22%)

 

 

Top Shelf Investments

QB Aaron Rodgers vs. Cowboys $8,100

QB Dak Prescott vs. Packers $6,800

RB Le’Veon Bell vs. Jaguars $9,500

RB Todd Gurley vs. Seahawks $8,000

RB Carlos Hyde at Colts $6,900

WR Jordy Nelson at Cowboys $8,100

WR Randall Cobb at Cowboys $6,800

WR DeVante Parker vs. Titans $6,600

WR T.Y. Hilton vs. 49ers $6,000

 

Value Plays

QB Eli Manning vs. Chargers $6,100

QB Jacoby Brissett vs. 49ers $5,600

QB Jared Goff vs. Seahawks $5,300

QB Brian Hoyer at Colts $4,700

RB Duke Johnson vs. Jets $4,900

RB Andre Ellington at Eagles $4,600

RB Frank Gore vs. 49ers $4,400

RB Wayne Gallman vs. Chargers $3,900

WR Jermaine Kearce at Browns $4,500

WR Jaron Brown at Eagles $4,500

WR Aldrick Robinson at Colts $3,100

TE Hunter Henry at Giants $3,800

TE Jesse James vs. Jaguars $3,000

TE Brandon Williams vs. 49ers $2,500

 

Fading Plays

QB Matthew Stafford vs. Panthers $6,300

RB DeMarco Murray at Dolphins $5,400

WR Antonio Brown vs. Jaguars $8,400

TE Zach Ertz vs. Cardinals $6,200

 

The Scholar’s Summa Cum Laude Lineup: Cash Game 

Position Player Opponent Salary Projection PV
QB A. Rodgers Cowboys 8,100 24.7 3.05
RB L. Bell Jaguars 9,500 25.9 2.73
RB T. Gurley Seahawks 8,000 25.5 3.19
WR J. Brown Eagles 4,500 13.5 3.00
WR D. Parker Titans 6,600 18.9 2.86
WR A. Robinson Colts 3,100 8.6 2.77
Flex W. Gallman Chargers 3,900 10.2 2.62
TE J. James Jaguars 3,000 9.9 3.30
Def Eagles Cardinals 3,100 11.1 3.58
  Totals   49800 148.3 2.98

Actual Points Scored: 87.9

The Scholar’s Magna Cum Laude Lineup: Cash Game

Position Player Opponent Salary Projection PV
QB Brissett 49ers 5,600 17.7 3.16
RB L. Bell Jaguars 9,500 25.9 2.73
RB T. Gurley Seahawks 8,000 25.5 3.19
WR J. Brown Eagles 4,500 13.5 3.00
WR A. Robinson Colts 3,100 8.6 2.77
WR T.Y. Hilton 49ers 6,000 17.1 2.85
Flex C. Hyde Colts 6,900 17.8 2.58
TE J. James Jaguars 3,000 9.9 3.30
Def Eagles Cardinals 3,100 11.1 3.58
  Totals   49700 147.1 2.96

Actual Points Scored: 101.6

Scholar’s GPP Lineup Only

Position Player Opponent Salary Ceiling Floor
QB E. Manning Chargers 6,100 29.5 8.0
RB J. Ajayi Titans 6,600 27.5 6.4
RB M. Gordon Giants 6,000 27.8 3.9
WR O. Beckham Chargers 8,500 30.9 7.6
WR R. Cobb Cowboys 6,700 21.6 13.0
WR T.Y. Hilton 49ers 6,000 31.3 6.0
Flex A. Abdullah Panthers 4,700 20.1 7.1
TE B. Williams 49ers 2,500 10.0 1.7
Def Raiders Ravens 2,900 11.0 2.0
  Totals   50000 209.7 55.7