I try to learn something and become a better DFS player every week. I learned — or at least was reminded of — 2 things last week:
1. React to Sunday-morning news.
We found out this past Sunday morning that Rashad Jennings was out and that Terrelle Pryor was expected to see some snaps at QB. That turned Pryor and Shane Vereen into strong plays. Be willing to make changes to your lineups when news breaks.
2. Opt for cheap RB touches when possible.
Volume is king at RB. Guys like Vereen, Christine Michael, Theo Riddick and Charles Sims all paid off big at their relatively low salaries last week. This is especially true with cheap, pass-catching RBs on a full PPR site like DraftKings.
On to the Week 4 picks …