Sometimes you put together a good lineup and just don’t cash. This was not one of those times.
I think not playing QB Patrick Mahomes or WR Tyreek Hill last week was a mistake — at least with the roster construction that I used. Kansas City had easily the highest implied total on the slate. And we were fairly certain they’d go pass-heavy vs. a Bucs defense that’s much tougher vs. the run than the pass.
I could have played Hill here instead of Stefon Diggs without making any other changes. Or I could have found another $200 somewhere to get up from Josh Allen to Mahomes.
The Chiefs aren’t on the Week 13 main slate, so at least we can’t make the same mistake again. Here are the guys I’ll be considering at every position for cash games: