NFL DFS DraftKings Cash Picks: Week 3 (Fantasy Football)
NFL DFS cash games are all about building a high-floor lineup that can win in head-to-heads, 50/50s, and double-ups. Each week I’ll highlight my favorite cash game picks that I have some confidence heading into the weekend to put into my player pools.
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*Note: Plays listed below are in order of salary, NOT necessarily ranked by preferred plays. I’ll be updating this article from Friday – Sunday pending any news, so be sure to check back prior to lock!
Patrick Mahomes $8,300 vs. CHI
I’ll probably be dropping down a tier in cash for QB this week just given how insanely good the elite WRs look on this slate. It’s tough to fit those guys and Mahomes, so this is a decision point on the slate for cash games. That said, I would not fault anyone for jamming in Mahomes and trying to figure it out from there. This Bears defense has been abysmal to start the year. They’re 31st in yards per play allowed and have allowed opposing passers to average 9.2 yards per attempt. The QBs they’ve faced? Jordan Love without Christian Watson and Baker Mayfield…