NFL DFS Picks and Analysis - Week 7: The Grind Down - Browns vs. Broncos

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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Sports Betting Lines and Overview

Cleveland Browns DFS Breakdown

Team Projections

QB Team DKSal FDSal YHSal Proj Rank ProjAtt ProjYds
Case Keenum CLE $9,400 $5,000 $20 15 QB21 37.91 220.24
RB Team DKSal FDSal YHSal Proj Rank ProjRu% ProjTar%
D’Ernest Johnson CLE $4,600 $10,000 $15 11.4 RB22 53.75% 4.59%
Demetric Felton CLE $5,000 $8,000 $12 8.9 RB32 19.14% 12.79%
John Kelly CLE $200 $5,000 $10 2 RB65 9.96% 1.31%
WR/TE Team DKSal FDSal YHSal Proj Rank ProjTar% ProjTar
Odell Beckham CLE $6,800 $10,000 $23 9.8 WR43 18.34% 6.60
Donovan Peoples-Jones CLE $6,400 $8,500 $13 7.9 WR53 15.61% 5.62
Jarvis Landry CLE $6,600 $10,000 $17 7.1 WR58 13.93% 5.02
Rashard Higgins CLE $3,600 $7,500 $12 1.9 WR100 3.38% 1.22
Anthony Schwartz CLE $1,200 $5,000 $10 1.2 WR111 2.35% 0.85
Austin Hooper CLE $3,800 $6,500 $10 5.9 TE19 12.49% 4.50
David Njoku CLE $5,400 $7,000 $12 5.6 TE21 11.39% 4.10
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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’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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