NFL DFS Picks and Analysis - Week 6: The Grind Down - Eagles vs. Buccaneers

Welcome to the RotoGrinders NFL Grind Down, a fantasy football advice article for DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo. This DFS breakdown is an all-encompassing preview of the week ahead in the NFL from a daily fantasy sports perspective. We’ll provide all the projections, projected ownership, picks, targets, and analysis you need to set your lineups for this week’s contests.

Every game will be broken down with a DFS-first mentality. Betting lines are shown with projected team totals, spreads, and moneyline to give you an idea of the game environment. Each contest is then analyzed team-by-team, with a focus on finding matchups to exploit and trends to follow. At the end of each section, we’ll deliver a DFS cheat sheet of stacks to build, players to target, and low projected ownership plays that can make an impact on your weekly success.

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Philadelphia Eagles DFS Breakdown

Team Projections

QB Team DKSal FDSal YHSal Proj Rank ProjAtt ProjYds
Jalen Hurts PHI $11,800 $15,500 $36 24 QB5 46.76 46.76
RB Team DKSal FDSal YHSal Proj Rank ProjRu% ProjTar%
Miles Sanders PHI $6,600 $10,000 $15 13.2 RB22 48.87% 11.57%
Kenneth Gainwell PHI $2,400 $8,500 $14 9.5 RB30 17.89% 12.45%
Boston Scott PHI $200 $5,500 $10 0.6 RB76 0.49% 0.93%
WR/TE Team DKSal FDSal YHSal Proj Rank ProjTar% ProjTar
DeVonta Smith PHI $8,800 $12,000 $19 16.3 WR17 21.87% 9.72
Quez Watkins PHI $4,600 $7,000 $14 9.2 WR57 9.93% 4.41
Jalen Reagor PHI $5,000 $7,500 $14 10.1 WR50 15.12% 6.72
Greg Ward PHI $800 $6,000 $11 2.7 WR99 4.11% 1.83
JJ Arcega-Whiteside PHI $200 $5,000 $10 1.4 WR113 1.96% 0.87
Zach Ertz PHI $3,200 $6,500 $14 10.8 TE8 16.28% 7.23
Jack Stoll PHI $200 $5,000 $10 3 TE41 4.14% 1.84
NFL DFS Analysis

Happy Thursday everyone! We usually get some of the worst games of the weekly schedule on Thursdays, but we had the Seahawks and Rams last week and have the Buccaneers and Eagles this week. At the very least, casual NFL fans should be able to name a few of the players. If you have played DFS long enough, I’m sure that you know far too many names of obscure football players. If anyone needs to know the name of the fifth receiver on the Lions in a life or death situation, I’m the one to call.

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  • Derek Farnsworth (Notorious)

  • Derek Farnsworth, aka Notorious, is one of the most recognizable names and faces in all of DFS, thanks in large part to the great advice he gives on a daily basis in RotoGrinders.com’s Grind Down for NBA and MLB as well as the First Look column that gives a preview of the day’s games from a DFS perspective. Before joining the RotoGrinders team, Derek received a Masters Degree from the University of Utah. When he’s not busy providing content, he’s dominating the industry as evidenced by his consistent top rankings in multiple sports. Farnsworth provides expert analysis for RotoGrinders Premium members on a daily basis during the NBA season and has also been nominated for five different Fantasy Sports Writer’s Association (FSWA) awards.

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