2018 Fantasy Football — Week 7 DraftKings Picks, Preview and Sleepers

2018 Fantasy Football — Week 7 DraftKings Picks, Preview and Sleepers

Pat Mayo and Rick Gehman go position-by-position, breaking down the entire Week 7 Sunday Slate and giving their Week 7 DraftKings picks for cash games and GPPs.

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2018 Week 7 DraftKings Plays — Cash Game

Analysis By Position: RB | WR | QB | TE | DST  | Top Stacks
Week 7 DraftKings Ownership Projections

***The cash-game plays are safer, less volatile players (higher floors). Coming in first place in a cash game is great, but merely placing in the money is the goal because everyone wins the same amount in this type of contest.*** 

Quarterback

Andrew Luck $6,200
Cam Newton $5,900
Joe Flacco $5,400

Running Back

Todd Gurley $9,800
Ezekiel Elliott $8,100
Carlos Hyde $4,700
Latavius Murray $5,000
Duke Johnson $4,000

Wide Receiver

Adam Thielen $8,600
Robert Woods $7,000
Alshon Jeffery $6,300
Chester Rogers $4,700
Jermaine Kearse $4,100
Willie Snead $4,000

Tight End

Zach Ertz $7,100
David Njoku $4,200

D/ST

Jaguars $3,600
Lions $2,400


2018 Week 7 DraftKings Picks — Tournament Plays (GPPs)

Week 7 DraftKings Ownership Projections

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

Quarterback

Carson Wentz $6,000
Baker Mayfield $5,800
Mitch Trubisky $5,600

Running Back

Alvin Kamara $8,500
Sony Michel $5,500
Javorius Allen $4,500
Nick Chubb $3,600

Wide Receiver

Michael Thomas $7,900
John Brown $5,700
Devin Funchess $5,300
Taylor Gabriel $4,700
Chris Godwin $4,600
Torrey Smith $3,600
Damion Ratley $3,600

Tight End

Eric Ebron $5,400
Gerald Everett $2,700

D/ST

Ravens $2,400
Jets $2,100

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I am a promoter at DraftKings and am also an avid fan and user (my username is ThePME) and may sometimes play on my personal account in the games that I offer advice on. Although I have expressed my personal view on the games and strategies above, they do not necessarily reflect the view(s) of DraftKings and I may also deploy different players and strategies than what I recommend above. I am not an employee of DraftKings and do not have access to any non-public information.