DFS Showdown Tips: Titans-Chiefs | Draft Sharks

Daily Fantasy Games

DFS Showdown Tips: Titans-Chiefs

By Matt Schauf 11:01am EST 1/16/20

Here’s the weekend’s obvious offensive centerpiece.

When Kansas City visited Tennessee back in Week 10, the teams combined for 67 points and 901 yards. Patrick Mahomes returned from his knee injury just in time to blow up. Tyreek Hill and Derrick Henry exploded as well. Damien Williams garnered 24 touches. Mecole Hardman, Adam Humphries and Anthony Firkser scored TDs.

The rematch finds both offenses still performing near the top of the league. Football Outsiders’ “weighted” DVOA (favoring recent games over early-season contests) finds the Titans 3rd-best in the league, tops among the 4 teams still playing. The Chiefs follow close behind, though (5th), and sport a larger advantage in “weighted” defensive DVOA: #13 vs. Tennessee’s #20 ranking.

Both teams come off impressive offensive showings in the Divisional Round and huge fantasy numbers among their offensive leaders. So where should we look for value as we try to widdle the options down to reveal our showdown lineups?


Sorry, the rest of this content is reserved for DS Insiders.

Get instant access to read it all.

Get the insider information

Already a DS Insider? Login now

Share This!

Agree? Disagree? Tell us what you think in the comments:

comments powered by Disqus

Related Fantasy Football

Premium Content Offseason Winners and Losers

27 guys who have seen their fantasy stocks rise or fall over the past few months.

1:05pm EDT 5/8/20 Read More
Podcast: NFL Draft Impact 4-30-20

Which rookies do we like more or less than the consensus? And which veterans will feel the impact of the NFL Draft the most?

5:04pm EDT 4/30/20 Read More
Premium Content Free Agency: Offensive Line Risers and Fallers

We've got 4 offensive lines that look tangibly better -- and 5 that look worse -- after free agency.

11:03am EDT 3/31/20 Read More
Podcast: Best-ball ADP Check 2-19-20

We're a long way from 2020 NFL kickoff, but fantasy football best-ball drafts have been going for a while. Let's see who's going too early, what to do with the top rookies and where to mine for values.

12:02pm EST 2/19/20 Read More
DFS Showdown Tips: Super Bowl

Who are the cheap fantasy football differentiators hidden deep in Sunday's Chiefs-49ers matchup?

4:01pm EST 1/30/20 Read More
Podcast: Dynasty Buy/Sell 1-22-20

Looking to upgrade your dynasty fantasy football roster? We've got 15 names that could help you do just that.

1:01pm EST 1/22/20 Read More
Podcast: Divisional Round 1-10-20

Whether you're building DFS lineups or setting another fantasy lineup for the weekend, check out our deep dive into divisional-round matchups for the NFL playoffs.

1:01pm EST 1/10/20 Read More

Read More Articles

Turn your phone into a draft weapon with our FREE APP

Download on the App Store Download on Google Play