NFL DFS Best Plays for Week 5 (Fantasy Football)
Each week we will review some of the content found in the DFS Pass and discuss some of our most confident plays heading into Sunday. A lot can change over the weekend especially with injury news (See Betz’s Injury Blitz podcast) and roster percentages shifting who is in-or-out before roster lock time. Let’s review.
- Locked-in Cash Plays
- CORE Plays
- Game Stacks We Love
- Full-On Fades of the Week
- Favorite Leverage Plays
- Favorite Dart Throws
- Injuries to Consider
- Boldest Calls of the Week
Week 5 DFS Podcasts
Tuesday’s DFS Pod – Week 5 State of the Main Slate + Salary Standouts, Jason Workshopping
Friday’s DFS Pod – DFS Week 5 Cash/GPP Picks + Mailbag, Kareem Hunt Bandwagon
Locked-In Cash Plays
- Borg– I can’t imagine building a lineup without Chris Godwin this week on DraftKings. His salary is absurd and his history against my Atlanta Falcons is over-the-top good. Since 2018, he’s averaging 6.7 receptions, 104 receiving yards per game, and 1.3 TDs. The Bucs should roll at home.
- Betz– The Bucs are easily the top plays on the slate, and I’m with Borg that I love Godwin. I’ll throw in Tom Brady and Leonard Fournette as two additional Bucs you can consider priority cash plays. I probably wouldn’t play all three together in the same lineup, but if you want to stack up TB12 and Godwin or play Len and Godwin together and spend up for Josh Allen, I think that’s totally fine on this slate. Tampa’s team total at 28.0 is the second highest on the slate.