Daily Fantasy Sports is one of the most popular forms of fantasy football you’ll find. There are plenty of sites to choose from but, the most popular by far is DraftKings.com.
Upside is everything when setting your roster on DK. Finding those hidden gems with low ownership totals and potential for a huge performance can take hours of research and analyzing. Luckily for you, we do a lot of the leg work for you.
Each week we will be bringing you players we have found on the Sunday main slate that present great value based on their price, potential ownership percentage and big-game upside. Don’t forget to also check out our weekly DFS videos for additional players and more insight. Let’s get to it!
Joe Flacco, QB, Baltimore Ravens @ Cleveland Browns
DK Price: $5,400
Flacco is coming off a solid outing against the Steelers last week where he threw for 363 yards and 2 touchdowns. The Ravens have been riding a pass happy offense as of late as Flacco has averaged 45 passing attempts per game over the last three weeks and with success. Flacco is averaging 313 passing yards per game this season with an 8-2 TD/INT ratio.
This week, Flacco and the Ravens are riding a two game winning streak to take on the new look Browns offense. The Browns just gave up 437 yards, 4 TD’s and 2 INT’s to Derek Carr last week, albeit in overtime. The Browns are also giving up the 8th most passing yards per game to QB’s this season; allowing an average of 296 yards per game.
Flacco and the Ravens offense is humming right now with a spread it out offense. Look for Flacco to have another great game statistically and provide value priced as the QB15 on DraftKings despite his 21.5 average fantasy points per game on DK ranking top-10 amongst Sunday’s main slate QB’s.