If you watched football yesterday, you probably have a pretty good feel for who the best performers were. If you were sweating your lineups on DraftKings, you probably have a pretty good feel for who the best performers were. Check out the perfect lineup for week one!!
NOTE: STATS BELOW INCLUDE ONLY GAMES FROM WEEK 2 SUNDAY. STATS DO NOT INCLUDE THE THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL OR EITHER MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL GAME.
Download every player’s DK fantasy points, percentage owned, salary and more from Week 2 HERE!
NFL HEADLINES – Week 2 (SUNDAY ONLY)
The Return of the Wide Receiver
-One week after we saw 8 tight ends score over 30 fantasy points, the receivers took back the throne. The Top 5 scoring players on Sunday were all wide receivers
-Antonio Brown posted 30+ fantasy points for the 2nd time in as many games this season. He now has 8 30+ fantasy point games over the last 2 seasons. No other receiver has more than 6.
-Larry Fitzgerald’s 40.2 fantasy points on Sunday are the 12th highest scored by any wide receiver over the last two seasons.
Meet Matt Jones – RB, Washington
-Matt Jones had 31.6 fantasy points on Sunday at just $3500 – giving him a $/Pt score of $110.76.
-Here’s a breakdown of the best $/Pt performances among running backs over the last two years on DraftKings:
Lots of Under the Radar Value
-Four players in the Sunday Perfect Lineup were under 1% owned (Matt Jones, Allen Robinson,Travis Benjamin and the Browns DST)
-Two additional players were under 5% owned (Ben Roethlisberger and DeAngelo Williams)
Steelers Shine vs. San Francisco
-There were 3 players from the Steelers in Sunday’s Perfect Lineup – Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown and DeAngelo Williams.
-The 33.66 points from Roethlisberger were his 3rd most in a game since the start of the 2014 season. His other two highs were a 47.78 point effort vs. IND last year and a 39.7 point effort vs. Baltimore a season ago.
-DeAngelo Williams scored 37.5 fantasy points in the entire 2014 season. He had 31.2 fantasy points and Week 2 and already has 48.4 fantasy points through the first two weeks of this year.
NFL Perfect Lineup Sunday Only
TOP 20 FANTASY POINT SCORERS
TOP 20 HIGHEST OWNED PLAYERS
TOP 20 VALUE PLAYS
1 – Value Plays defined by top 20 players in terms of $/Pt (salary divided by total fantasy points).
TOP 20 KEYS TO SUCCESS
1 – Keys to success defined as highest owned players on winning lineups. This stat is a derivative of percentage owned, except it includes only lineups that finished in the money on DraftKings.
BUSTS OF THE NIGHT