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 9 players that are best utilized on Draftkings or Fanduel.
Justin Herbert: FD $7.8k, 13.0% // DK $7.2k, 14.4% // Value on Fanduel
Herbert’s price has dropped on Fanduel from $8.4k to start the season to $7.8k this week. He’s the third highest priced QB on Draftkings, but only the sixth on Fanduel. This week he gets the Falcons, who have given up the third most Fanduel points to QBs (fourth most on Draftkings). Herbert topped 20 Fanduel points in three of the first four games, but hasn’t since. His price drop reflects this but he’s due to bounce back.
Joe Burrow: FD $8.5k, 14.2% // DK $6.6k, 13.2% // Value on Draftkings
Burrow is the second highest priced QB on Fanduel. He’s only the fifth highest priced QB on Draftkings, where the 300-yard passing bonus is in play every week for him. This week Burrow has the highest salary multiplier based on his price and his average production this season (3.7x), even higher than Josh Allen (3.5x).
Aaron Jones: FD $7.8k, 13.0% // DK $7.4k, 14.8% // Value on Fanduel