DFS First Look Pricing for Week 8 (Fantasy Football)
Each week see movement and fluctuation in prices. Like any type of market, some changes are needed, some are overcorrections, and some salaries are just downright wrong. Player pricing on the major DFS platforms is available to us well before we even start our process of building lineups and allows us to identify the inefficiencies, a tool within the toolbelt of someone who wants to win consistently in DFS.
Editor’s Note: At the time of publishing, FanDuel has yet to release their Week 8 salaries due to their recent statistical issue with their data provider. Check back in later today for update.
DraftKings: The rookie sensation Justin Herbert is starting to be priced up among the elites. He’s at $6,900 albeit on the road at Denver. I’ll likely let everyone else chase last week’s points… Joe Burrow is on a roll and is seeing the type of volume we want for a lower-priced DFS QB. He’s the QB8 on FD and QB12 on DK. At $6,200, he’ll look to continue his assault on Andrew Luck‘s rookie passing yardage record against…If you’re crazy enough to believe Cam Newton still has something left in the tank, he’s only $5,700 this week against Buffalo… Derek Carr is one of the bottom of the barrel QBs I’m interested in Week 8. At $5,500, he’s QB20 against a Browns defense allowing the 4th most fantasy points to opposing QBs including averaging 306 passing yards and 2.3 passing TDs per game…