Dwprix is a research expert at OWS, with focuses on NFL Edge Matchups and the Relative Value Breakdown
Pricing can change the value of a play between Draftkings and Fanduel. Recognizing what plays are better values on each site based on scoring rules and points per dollar can create a sizable edge when building rosters. Here are Week 7 players that are best utilized on Draftkings or Fanduel.
Jimmy Garoppolo: FD $7.2k, 12.0% // DK $5.5k, 11.0% // Value on Draftkings
Garoppolo has yet to hit the 300-yard pass bonus on Draftkings this season, but his pass yards have gone up in every game so far (296 yards last week). Playing Garoppolo on Draftkings versus Fanduel saves 1% of the cap. He’s the 10th highest priced QB on Fanduel, but only the 16th on Draftkings.
Joe Mixon: FD $7.4k, 12.3% // DK $7.0k, 14.0% // Value on Fanduel
Mixon is the 13th highest priced RB on Fanduel, but ninth highest on Draftkings. His salary takes up only 12.3% of the cap on Fanduel, but 14.0% on Draftkings. Mixon has received 82% of the Bengals red zone rush attempts and his 18 attempts are tied for fourth in the league. Touchdowns are important with Fanduel scoring and they should start coming with the amount of red zone usage Mixon has seen this season.
Josh Jacobs: FD $8.6k, 14.3% // DK $6.5k, 13.0% // Value on Draftkings