Sports from the Basement

NFL FanDuel Picks for 2018 Divisional

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Optimal Lineup

Updated Throughout the Day

Optimal lineups are generated to demonstrate groups of players that work well together. This should be used only as a thought-starter for your lineups. This lineup may not conform to exact requirements of FanDuel (ie. players from one team), and may cross over multiple slates. For more detailed and customizable lineup generation, please use the NFL FanDuel Optimizer.

QB Drew Brees
RB1 James White
RB2 Le’Veon Bell
WR1 Rishard Matthews
WR2 Mohamed Sanu
WR3 Julio Jones
TE Delanie Walker
FLEX Derrick Henry
D Jacksonville Jaguars
Salary $60,000
Expected Points 117.29

Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.

Quarterbacks

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tom Brady NE $8,800 19.43 2.21
Drew Brees NO $8,100 18.70 2.31
Case Keenum DEN $7,600 16.47 2.17
Nick Foles PHI $7,200 16.35 2.27

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Drew Brees NO $8,100 18.70 2.31
Nick Foles PHI $7,200 16.35 2.27
Blake Bortles JAX $7,100 15.79 2.22
Tom Brady NE $8,800 19.43 2.21

Running Backs

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Le’Veon Bell PIT $9,400 18.92 2.01
Alvin Kamara NO $8,900 16.17 1.82
Leonard Fournette JAX $7,900 15.47 1.96
Derrick Henry TEN $6,700 14.24 2.13
Dion Lewis TEN $7,600 13.62 1.79
Devonta Freeman ATL $7,200 12.51 1.74

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
James White NE $4,800 10.50 2.19
Derrick Henry TEN $6,700 14.24 2.13
Le’Veon Bell PIT $9,400 18.92 2.01
Leonard Fournette JAX $7,900 15.47 1.96
Alvin Kamara NO $8,900 16.17 1.82
Latavius Murray MIN $6,800 12.37 1.82

Wide Receivers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Antonio Brown PIT $9,000 16.99 1.89
Julio Jones ATL $8,800 16.95 1.93
Michael Thomas NYG $8,200 14.78 1.80
Adam Thielen MIN $7,600 13.32 1.75
Stefon Diggs MIN $7,300 12.46 1.71
Brandin Cooks LA $7,700 12.42 1.61
Alshon Jeffery PHI $7,200 11.77 1.63
JuJu Smith-Schuster PIT $7,000 10.58 1.51

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Julio Jones ATL $8,800 16.95 1.93
Antonio Brown PIT $9,000 16.99 1.89
Michael Thomas NYG $8,200 14.78 1.80
Adam Thielen MIN $7,600 13.32 1.75
Stefon Diggs MIN $7,300 12.46 1.71
Marqise Lee JAX $6,400 10.47 1.64
Alshon Jeffery PHI $7,200 11.77 1.63
Brandin Cooks LA $7,700 12.42 1.61

Tight Ends

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Rob Gronkowski NE $8,500 13.32 1.57
Zach Ertz PHI $7,200 12.94 1.80
Delanie Walker TEN $6,200 9.42 1.52
Kyle Rudolph MIN $5,900 7.77 1.32

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zach Ertz PHI $7,200 12.94 1.80
Rob Gronkowski NE $8,500 13.32 1.57
Delanie Walker TEN $6,200 9.42 1.52
Kyle Rudolph MIN $5,900 7.77 1.32

Defenses

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jacksonville Jaguars JAX $4,700 10.39 2.21
Pittsburgh Steelers PIT $5,300 8.84 1.67
Atlanta Falcons ATL $4,400 7.34 1.67
New England Patriots NE $5,100 7.21 1.41

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jacksonville Jaguars JAX $4,700 10.39 2.21
Pittsburgh Steelers PIT $5,300 8.84 1.67
Atlanta Falcons ATL $4,400 7.34 1.67
New Orleans Saints NO $4,400 6.91 1.57

Picks are based on historical performance and match-up. Keep up to date on late-day roster moves and injuries – those are not taken into consideration. Sports from the Basement providesĀ no warranty on these suggestions and readers should make picks at their own risk.

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