ASL has found these top-value players from three top projection sources to help you win your Daily Fantasy NFL contests.

If you're playing Daily Fantasy NFL contests, you might find these top-value players helpful for building your lineup. ASL has calculated optimum lineups for DraftKings, FanDuel and Yahoo contests, based on multiple top projection sources and a "Blend" lineup that uses all sources together. These aren't necessarily the players that will score the most points, but represent the most value (points/salary) as part of an ideal lineup calculation.

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Here is a top-value quarterback and skill-position player from each projection source for each of the three DFS platforms:

Projections listed as of Saturday 10:31 AM ET.

Yahoo

  • Blend: QB Patrick Mahomes, KC, 24.7 for $40; RB Ezekiel Elliott, Dal, 19.9 for $25
  • CBS Sports: QB Dak Prescott, Dal, 21.8 for $30; RB Ezekiel Elliott, Dal, 19.8 for $25
  • Daily Fantasy Fuel: QB Drew Brees, NO, 22.9 for $35; RB T.J. Yeldon, Jax, 10.8 for $11
  • numberFire: QB Jared Goff, LAR, 25.3 for $36; RB Ezekiel Elliott, Dal, 21.9 for $25

FanDuel

  • Blend: QB Jared Goff, LAR, 22.7 for $8,300; RB Saquon Barkley, NYG, 21.8 for $8,800
  • CBS Sports: QB Dak Prescott, Dal, 21.8 for $7,400; RB Saquon Barkley, NYG, 24.1 for $8,800
  • Daily Fantasy Fuel: QB Drew Brees, NO, 22.9 for $8,500; RB Melvin Gordon, LAC, 22.2 for $8,700
  • numberFire: QB Jared Goff, LAR, 25.3 for $8,300; RB Melvin Gordon, LAC, 22.8 for $8,700

DraftKings

  • Blend: QB Jared Goff, LAR, 25.3 for $6,400; RB Todd Gurley, LAR, 30.5 for $9,600
  • CBS Sports: QB Eli Manning, NYG, 22.3 for $5,200; WR Brandon LaFell, Oak, 11.6 for $3,400
  • Daily Fantasy Fuel: QB Drew Brees, NO, 24.7 for $6,500; WR Michael Thomas, NO, 27.7 for $8,800
  • numberFire: QB Jared Goff, LAR, 28.4 for $6,400; RB Todd Gurley, LAR, 32.9 for $9,600

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