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Week 2 Deep Sleepers to Help You Win In DFS – 2019 Fantasy Football

Week 2 Deep Sleepers to Help You Win In DFS – 2019 Fantasy Football

Week 2 kicked off Thursday with a Tampa Bay win and with a full slate on Sunday its time to discuss rankings for Week 2.

There were major surprises in Week 1 of the NFL season. From Sammy Watkins insane 49 point day to Austin Ekeler 39 point fantasy performance. This week should bring more surprises and big performances.

Gus Edwards

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With the signing of Mark Ingram Edwards was the forgotten running back. Ingram is questionable this week and Edwards actually led the Ravens in carries last week. In a game where the Ravens are heavy favorites Edwards could be in line for another heavy workload especially if Ingram is out or limited.

Projection: 70 yards rushing and 1 TD

Rex Burkhead

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Trying to figure out fantasy football when it comes to New England is a risky proposition. You never know from week to week who will have a good day. Burkhead is usually the last running back people discuss when it comes to the Patriots. With James White not traveling and possibly not playing this week Burkhead has a chance for 15 plus touches this week. Last week he had 8 carries for 44 yards and 5 receptions for 41 yards. He is probably the Patriots top dual threat running back. I see him having a big day this week receiving and rushing.

Projection: 80 yards rushing 60 yards receiving 1 TD

DK Metcalf

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No after week Metcalf not deep as before week 1 but some people are still doubting him. Coming into last week game most of the talk was about Tyler Lockett. I have believe since training camp that Metcalf had the chance to be the best wide receiver for the Seahawks. Metcalf had been injured most of training camp so there wasn’t a lot of playing time for Metcalf. He turn 4 receptions into 89 yards and displayed his deep ball ability on a 42 yard reception from Russell Wilson. Going into this week game vs Pittsburgh it has the possibility of being a high scoring affair. Facing off vs a Steelers team that was shredded by the Patriots there should be plenty of opportunities for Metcalf in this game.

Projections: 7 receptions 80 yards

Winning each week in Fantasy and year long contest comes down to finding the diamond in the rough. Last week it was Sammy Watkins this week I think it will be one of the players that was discussed in this article.

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Week 2 Deep Sleepers to Help You Win In DFS – 2019 Fantasy Football

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