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RotoExperts Staff September 26, 2015 8:00AM EDT

DFS NFL: Week 3 DraftKings Picks & Sleepers – Cash & GPP Preview

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Week 3 DraftKings Picks – Cash Game Plays (50/50s, Double & Triple Ups)

NOTE: A lot of lineups this week will be affected by the Sunday active/Inactive announcements. I’ll be LIVE Sunday 12:00-1:00pm ET on DraftKings Sunday on FNTSY Sports Network with Nando Di Fino and Keith Bulluck assessing how to parlay each injury update into a better roster move. Check here to see if you can tune in on your local cable provider, if not, WATCH LIVE on the FNTSY Sports Network HD Stream.

*** The Cash Game plays are safer, less volatile players (Higher Floors). Being first place in a cash game is great, but merely placing in the money is the goal since everyone wins the same amount in this type of contest.***

Quarterback

Andrew Luck $7,900
Tom Brady $7,700
Ryan Fitzpatrick $5,100

Running Back

Jamaal Charles $7,400
Latavius Murray $5,800
Devonte Freeman $4,600
Danny Woodhead $4,400
TJ Yeldon $4,400
Darren Sproles $3,800

Wide Receiver

Antonio Brown $8,900
Jarvis Landry $6,400
Brandon Marshall $6,200
Terrance Williams $4,600
Michael Crabtree $4,600
Stevie Johnson $4,300
Cecil Shorts III $3,500

Tight End

Rob Gronkowski $7,400
Ladarius Green $3,300 (If Active)

DST

Seahawks $3,400
Panthers $3,100

Week 3 DraftKings Picks – Tournament Plays (GPP)

***Tournament plays are more volatile players (boom or bust) that can help differentiate your lineup in giant GPPs. Mixing a few of these names, along with the safer cash game options, is the best way to construct a GPP roster***

Quarterback

Cam Newton $6,800
Tyrod Taylor $5,800
Ryan Mallett $5,000

Running Back

CJ Anderson $6,200
Carlos Hyde $5,400
Jonathan Stewart $4,900
Darren Sproles $3,800
Chris Polk $3,400
Lance Dunbar $3,200

Wide Receiver

DeAndre Hopkins $7,400 (If Active; Targeting injury risks in GPP leads to low ownership)
TY Hilton $6,700
Mike Evans $6,600
Jeremy Maclin $6,200
Ted Ginn Jr. $3,300
Louis Murphy $3,200
Aaron Dobson $3,000
Quincy Enunwa $3,000 (If no Eric Decker)

Tight End

Eric Ebron $3,300
Anthony Fasano $2,800

DST

Texans $3,200
Broncos $3,000
Bills $3,000

The Pat Mayo Hour covers the entire scope of the Fantasy sports landscape from Football to Reality TV, daily and yearly leagues and everything in between. You can watch the Pat Mayo Hour every weekday at 3:00pm EST, 8:00pm EST and Midnight on FNTSY Sports Network. If you have a Fantasy question, general inquiry or snarky comment, ship it to Mayo at PatMayoHour@gmail.com and the best will be addressed on the show. 

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