Adam Thielen is expected to see a workload increase Monday against the Packers, but is that enough to make him a good captain/MVP choice on DraftKings and FanDuel? RotoWire's Andrew Laird breaks it all down.
Michael Thomas is the most consistent elite wide receiver in the NFL, and he figures to be very popular Monday against the Colts despite very high prices on DraftKings and FanDuel.
Lamar Jackson is incredibly expensive on both DraftKings and FanDuel for Thursday night's game against the Jets, but RotoWire's Andrew Laird still expects the Ravens' signal caller to be highly owned.
Saquon Barkley has been a major disappointment this season, but RotoWire's Andrew Laird explains why he could be an effective piece of showdown/single-game lineups Monday against the Eagles.
With touchdowns in each of his last two games, Bears wide receiver Allen Robinson could be a popular fantasy target for Thursday's home game against the Cowboys.
Dalvin Cook has been one of the best fantasy scorers in the league this season, but a tough matchup in Seattle on Monday night could have fantasy players looking elsewhere.
Lamar Jackson is incredibly expensive on DraftKings and FanDuel for Monday night's game against the Rams, but RotoWire's Andrew Laird thinks the Ravens' star will still be very popular.
The Texans haven't been relying as much on Deshaun Watson recently, but RotoWire's Andrew Laird still thinks the quarterback will be highly owned Thursday against the Colts.
Fantasy players never worry about whether Patrick Mahomes is a good play or not, but they'll be pressed with the question of whether he's worth an extremely high price Monday against the Chargers in Mexico.
James Conner returns from injury Thursday against the Browns, and while RotoWire's Andrew Laird unsurprisingly likes his upside, there may be a safer option for captain.
With George Kittle unlikely to play due to injury, RotoWire's Andrew Laird is expecting Emmanuel Sanders to pick up the slack Monday against Seattle.
The Raiders have been relying heavily on Josh Jacobs recently, and RotoWire's Andrew Laird is expecting the rookie running back to be decently owned Thursday night against the Chargers.
Ezekiel Elliott could be a popular captain/MVP pick on Monday night's showdown/single game slate, with the Cowboys favored by nearly a touchdown on the road against the Giants.
The Cardinals have given up loads of fantasy points to tight ends this season, which is one reason why RotoWire's Andrew Laird is expecting the 49ers' George Kittle to be very highly owned Thursday.
The Steelers are heavily favored at home against the Dolphins on Monday night, but RotoWire's Andrew Laird explains why Miami running back Mark Walton shouldn't be ignored.
Despite a high price on DraftKings and FanDuel, Vikings running back Dalvin Cook figures to be a popular fantasy option on Thursday night's showdown/single game slate.
The Jets are nearly double-digit underdogs while hosting the Patriots on Monday night, but there is a path for Le'Veon Bell to have a big impact.
The Chiefs' offense offers plenty of upside plays, but RotoWire's Andrew Laird says don't forget about the Broncos' Courtland Sutton on Thursday night.
The Lions are finally giving Kerryon Johnson a heavy workload, and he'll now face a Packers defense that has really struggled against the run this season, making him an interesting play Monday night.
The Giants will be without Saquon Barkley, Wayne Gallman, Sterling Shepard and Evan Engram on Thursday, an extremely tough situation given their matchup against the best defense in football.
The Browns are underdogs against San Francisco on Monday night, but that isn't likely to keep many people from rostering Nick Chubb on DraftKings and FanDuel.
Cooper Kupp has been a target monster early this season, but fantasy players shouldn't overlook Robert Woods in what is expected to be a high scoring Thursday night game against the Seahawks.
James Conner has been fairly awful to start the season, but he has a great breakout opportunity Monday night against the Bengals, which could make him a popular captain/MVP choice on DraftKings and FanDuel.
The Packers haven't utilized Aaron Rodgers as much this season, but Thursday's game against the Eagles could be a perfect opportunity for a breakout performance.
Chicago's Tarik Cohen has been a popular target in the passing game early this season, and he could be a very important piece of the offense Monday against Washington.
Thursday night's Titans vs. Jaguars game isn't expected to be high scoring, which should push plenty of fantasy players towards the reliability of running back Derrick Henry.
Baker Mayfield struggled in Week 1 against the Titans, but he has a solid opportunity to bounce back Monday against the Jets, who will be without their regular starting quarterback.
Christian McCaffrey was explosive in Week 1 against the Rams, and the expectations are high once again for Thursday's game against the Buccaneers.
Thursday night's season opener between the Packers and Bears is expected to be a close game, and RotoWire's Andrew Laird breaks down a number of strategies for attacking the single-game DFS slate.