49ers vs. Cardinals will not be on conventional tv in Week 16 as a result of it is solely on Amazon Prime Video, however with loads of explosive gamers on each groups, it is a recreation that is nonetheless value enjoying in single-game NFL DFS contests. It additionally could possibly be fairly one-sided, which is proven by way of our heavy funding within the Cardinals in our DraftKings Showdown lineup.
The captain selection for us got here all the way down to Kyler Murray and DeAndre Hopkins, and we went with Murray due to his dashing capability. We have additionally performed Kenyan Drake, so now we have the three most costly Arizona choices in place. There’s sufficient worth to be discovered on a dinged-up San Francisco roster to make that work.
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Captain (1.5x value, 1.5x factors): QB Kyler Murray, Cardinals ($19,200)
Whereas the 49ers will doubtless current some values on this recreation as a consequence of accidents, none of them are more likely to rating sufficient uncooked factors to make enjoying them because the captain worthwhile. That brings the selection all the way down to Murray or DeAndre Hopkins for us, and since Murray can virtually win every week with simply his legs, we have gone with him. He scored 27.3 DK factors in Week 1 towards a a lot more healthy 49ers protection.
FLEX: WR DeAndre Hopkins, Cardinals ($11,600)
Hopkins made one other ridiculous landing catch in Week 15, and he stays the perfect stacking possibility with Murray. He’ll be extremely owned on this recreation, together with a possible 20-percent captain possession, and he ought to make performs even towards Richard Sherman. It is too dangerous to fade Hopkins.
FLEX: RB Kenyan Drake, Cardinals ($9,200)
Drake has us coated for varied recreation eventualities with the three priciest Cardinals. Earlier than a gradual Week 15, Drake had scored double-digit DK factors in 5 straight video games, and he ought to return to that degree on this one as a result of his touches have been constant within the second half of the season.
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FLEX: RB Jeff Wilson Jr., 49ers ($3,600)
Wilson (ankle) should make it on the sector for this decide to work, but when he is on the market, it is best to play him. He’d be the perfect worth captain possibility in that state of affairs, too. That is as a result of Raheem Mostert is out for the season with an ankle harm. Wilson is a strong runner who’s proven previously that he can money in across the aim line. This 12 months, JWJ has additionally confirmed to be an explosive runner between the 20s, and he ought to lead the 49ers in carries someplace within the double-digits so long as he performs.
FLEX: WR Richie James Jr., 49ers ($2,600)
James has the little ‘Q’ subsequent to him in DK, however Kyle Shanahan advised reporters Tuesday that James had simply handled a sprained thumb throughout Week 15 and shall be good to go. He was the second-most snapped San Francisco receiver towards Dallas and noticed seven targets. That workload ought to proceed with Deebo Samuel nonetheless out. James is a cut price for an explosive participant at sub-$3K.
FLEX: RB Jerick McKinnon, 49ers ($2,400)
Shanahan cannot play a recreation with only one major working again. Somebody will fill Mostert’s spot within the rotation, and that must be McKinnon. As a result of DK advantages pass-catching backs, McKinnon has worth at his value. It will not be laborious for him to exceed his value level with strong manufacturing.