Week 6 is shaping up to have some obvious chalk. On today’s On the Contrary Show, Alex “Awesemo” Baker (@AwesemoDFS) and Dave Loughran (@Loughy_D) are joined by Rich Hribar (@LordReebs) and the trio will give their takes on how to get contrarian in your Week 6 NFL DFS picks and lineup builds on DraftKings, FanDuel and Yahoo — and possibly even a galaxy-brain play or two.
Week 6 NFL DFS Picks: On the Contrary with Guest Rich Hribar
Awessemo’s Premium NFL DFS data for Week 6
NFL Fantasy-Point Projections (Premium) (posted on Tuesdays and updated throughout the week): Our fantasy point projections breaks down every element of a player’s projected performance and synthesizes thousands of data points into one easy to use fantasy-point projection for each player that can be used as a reference for hand-building lineups or plugged into an optimizer to create hundreds of lineups within seconds. The projections page also provides underlying data including each expected targets, Vegas lines, usage rates and much more.
NFL DFS Ownership Projections (Premium) (posted on Wednesday mornings and updated throughout the week): As the competition becomes increasingly sophisticated, it’s not only important to know who the best plays are but also who the best players are that no one else talking about. Ownership projections provide you insight into where the “field” (other players) will land and how you can pivot away from over-owned and target under-owned players and give you the competitive advantage you need to take down large GPPs.
Awesemo’s NFL DFS Rankings (Premium) (posted on Tuesdays and updated throughout the week): The world’s best DFS player releases his letter grade rankings for each and every fantasy-relevant player on the day’s slates. Perfect for hand-building lineups or comparing to your own projections to test for accuracy, these grades are also featured in our Lineup Builder.
Awesemo’s Premium Breakdown (Premium) (updated throughout the week): Alex Awesemo Baker’s weekly NFL stats-based article highlighting his favorite plays and stacks, relative to ownership. Part of success in NFL DFS is know 1) how likely a stack is going to be the highest scoring one on the slate and 2) how much ownership that stack is going to get. That way you know whether a stack is going over or under owned relative to their odds of success.
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