DraftKings Tiers Core Plays – 4-Game Slate

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We have two shots at Tiers contests for Wildcard Weekend! Below are my core plays for the full 4-game slate!

Note:  I’m adding a Contranian category for each. This means it’s probably not as optimal but you could get huge ownership leverage. I would only play one or two contrarian plays for each contest. But if you need to make pivots for the late game, these may give options.

Also note that in Tiers 1-3, you could really make a case for all the players. In Tiers 4-6, I think some players stand out more. So use this as a guide, but if you have a good read or gut feel on a certain player in Tiers 1-3, go with it!



Favorite: Josh Allen
Contrarian:  Joe Burrow
Fade:  None


Favorite:  Ja’Marr Chase
Other Core:  Christian McCaffery, Travis Kelce
Contrarian:  Saquon Barkley
Fade:  None


Favorite:  Stefon Diggs
Other Core:  AJ Brown, CeeDee Lamb
Contrarian:  DeVonta Smith
Fade:  None


Favorite: Christian Kirk
Other Core:  Jerick McKinnon
Contrarian:  Joe Mixon
Fade:  Travis Etienne, Tony Pollard



Favorite: Deebo Samuel
Other Core:  Tee Higgins, George Kittle
Contrarian:  Isiah Pacheco
Fade:  Elliott, Singletary, Sanders – all scary floors! Play if you feel confident in one of them, but I’m not comfortable with these players’ floors.



Favorite: Isaiah Hodgins
Contrarian:  Dawson Knox

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