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10 Oct 2015, 03:03pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 5 DraftKings Late Matchups

Each Saturday we will have a second DFS advice column on Insider, but this one only focuses on the late games. Some of this week's favorite players include Philip Rivers, Dion Lewis, Rueben Randle and Owen Daniels.

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08 Oct 2015, 02:03pm by Aaron Schatz

ESPN: Defense Could Put Packers Over The Top

The Packers are automatic Super Bowl contenders because of their offense. But they only become leading Super Bowl contenders if the defense can be better than average. And so far this season, the Packers defense is on an upswing, despite weaknesses against scrambling quarterbacks and third-and-long situations.

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07 Oct 2015, 12:28pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 5 DraftKings Matchups

Some of our favorite Week 5 DraftKings matchups include Alex Smith, Todd Gurley, Martavis Bryant and Crockett Gillmore.

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07 Oct 2015, 12:22pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Most Aggressive and Conservative QBs on Third Down

Which quarterbacks push the envelope on third down, and which are comfortable playing it safe? Our new ALEX metric (Air Less EXpected) tells you who is always throwing short of the sticks, starting with the patron saint of Alex, Mr. Smith.

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05 Oct 2015, 10:00pm by Brian Fremeau

ESPN: Running The Table

After a big win against Notre Dame, Clemson leads this week's list of the teams most likely to remain undefeated through the regular season.

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03 Oct 2015, 09:28am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 4 DraftKings Late Matchups

Each Saturday we will have a second DFS advice column on Insider, but this one only focuses on the late games. Some of this week's favorite players include Aaron Rodgers, Mark Ingram and John Brown.

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01 Oct 2015, 04:04pm by Vincent Verhei

ESPN: Broncos Defense Can Carry Peyton

This piece by Aaron Schatz for ESPN Insider explains that the Broncos have been even better than we forecast them to be. One reason? New defensive coordinator Wade Phillips' attack-heavy 3-4 scheme, which tends to use one-gap principles more associated with a 4-3 alignment. It's an excellent fit for the specific talents of Denver's top two pass-rushers, Von Miller and DeMarcus Ware. This isn't Phillips' first time getting quick results from a defense.

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30 Sep 2015, 03:09pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 4 DraftKings Matchups

We recap Week 3 DFS picks on DraftKings and look at Week 4 targets, including Derek Carr, Jason Witten and Frank Gore.

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26 Sep 2015, 12:12pm by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Week 3 DraftKings Late Matchups

Each Saturday we will have a second DFS advice column on Insider, but this one only focuses on the late games. Some of this week's favorite players include Carson Palmer, Jamaal Charles, Jarvis Landry and Jimmy Graham.

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25 Sep 2015, 10:56am by Scott Kacsmar

ESPN: Seahawks Aren't Out of Playoff Race

The Super Bowl Loser's Curse doesn't really exist, so Seattle shouldn't worry about it. The "Teams That Start 0-2 With Fourth-Quarter Blown Leads" Curse is a little more real, but Seattle is the kind of team that can overcome it.

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