The Scholar's Sheet of DraftKings Knowledge Week 8 2017

By John Laub
John Laub

      

 

 

       The Scholar’s Sheet of DraftKings Knowledge

                           DraftKings NFL Sunday Slate 

                                October 29, 2017

 

 

  

Top Games to Target 

Chargers at Patriots: O/U 48

Cowboys at Washington: O/U 47.5

Bears at Saints: O/U 47

 

Preeminent QB-WR Stacks: (Salary Cap %)

Bengals Andy Dalton-A.J. Green: $$14,300 (29%)

Panthers Cam Newton-Kelvin Benjamin: $13,000 (26%)

Eagles Carson Wentz-Nelson Agholor: $12,700 (25%)

 

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

Raiders Derek Carr-Michael Crabtree: $12,800 (26%)

Cowboys Dak Prescott-Cole Beasley: $11,800 (24%)

 

 

Top Shelf Investments

QB Dak Prescott at Washington $7,300

QB Russell Wilson vs. Texans $6,500

RB Ezekiel Elliot at Washington $9,200

RB LeSean McCoy vs. Raiders $8,700

WR A.J. Green vs. Colts $8,600

WR Mike Evans vs. Panthers $7,900

WR Doug Baldwin vs. Texans $6,900

TE Zac Ertz vs. 49ers $7,000

 

Value Plays

QB Kirk Cousins vs. Cowboys $6,400

QB Philip Rivers at Patriots $6,300

QB Jameis Winston vs. Panthers $6,100

RB Alvin Kamara vs. Bears $5,900

RB Joe Mixon vs. Colts $4,700

RB Jalen Richard at Bills, $4,300

WR Michael Crabtree vs. Bills $6,300

WR Devin Funchess at Buccaneers $5,900

WR Nelson Agholor vs. 49ers $5,500

WR Paul Richardson vs. Texans $4,000

TE Ryan Griffin at Seahawks $3,100

TE Tyler Kroft vs. Colts $3,000

 

Fading Plays

QB Deshaun Watson at Seahawks $6,400

RB Carlos Hyde at Eagles $6,000

WR DeAndre Hopkins at Seahawks $7,500

TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins vs. Falcons $4,900

 

The Scholar’s Summa Cum Laude Lineup: Cash Game 

Position Player Opponent Salary Projection PV
QB R. Wilson Texans 6,500 24.2 3.72
RB E. Elliot Washington 9,200 26.6 2.89
RB L. McCoy Raiders 8,700 21.6 2.48
WR D. Baldwin Texans 6,900 18.6 2.70
WR P. Richardson Texans 4,000 10.2 2.55
WR D. Moncrief Bengals 3,500 8.8 2.51
Flex J. Mixon Colts 4,700 11.7 2.49
TE T. Kroft Colts 3,000 12.3 4.10
Def Seahawks Texans 3,200 13.0 4.06
  Totals   49700 147.0 2.96

Actual Points Scored: 180.18

 

The Scholar’s Magna Cum Laude LineupCash Game  

Position Player Opponent Salary Projection PV
QB J. Winston Panthers 6,100 19.2 3.15
RB E. Elliot Washington 9,200 26.6 2.89
RB J. Mixon Colts 4,700 11.7 2.49
WR M. Evans Panthers 7,900 18.7 2.37
WR K. Benjamin Buccaneers 6,400 15.2 2.38
WR D. Moncrief Bengals 3,500 8.8 2.51
Flex L. Blount 49ers 5,100 14.3 2.80
TE T. Kroft Colts 3,000 12.3 4.10
Def Eagles 49ers 3,800 10.3 2.71
  Totals   49700 137.1 2.76

Actual Points Scored: 115.70

 

Scholar’s GPP Lineup Only

Position Player Opponent Salary Ceiling Floor
QB T. Brady Chargers 7,600 36.0 12.0
RB M. Gordon Titans 8,100 37.0 8.0
RB C. McCaffrey Buccaneers 6,200 23.4 8.0
WR C. Hogan Chargers 6,500 21.5 3.5
WR B. Cooks Chargers 6,800 35.0 6.3
WR T. Lockett Texans 4,100 13.6 8.0
Flex O.J. Howard Panthers 2,900 27.0 2.0
TE M. Forte Falcons 4,200 18.0 7.0
Def Saints Bears 3,400 32.0 4.0
  Totals   49800 209.7 55.7