Jose Abreu is still available at a salary that doesn't truly seem to be tied to the reality of him being an elite power option. DFS players should look to take advantage of that until the market corrects itself.
With the Saturday pitching options looking rather shaky, it makes sense to go with a proven stud like Max Scherzer, who can perhaps be paired with either Chicago’s Jeff Samardzija or a bargain-bin hurler.
We are nearing the point in the season where sample sizes are large enough that slow starts are becoming worrisome. Jerry Donabedian discusses some players who prices have dropped enough to make them good values plays for the fourth weekend of the season
The Packers have several players along the defensive line in decline, bound for free agency, or both. As he is wont to do, look for GM Ted Thompson to rebuild through the draft rather than the free-agent market.
The Bengals aren't in the market for a top-tier quarterback, but with Andy Dalton coming off another disappointing postseason showing, Cincinnati might target a mid-round developmental prospect such as Georgia's Aaron Murray.
Christian Ponder has shown limited signs of growth in his three NFL seasons and may not be the long-term solution at quarterback. If available, could Johnny Manziel be on the Vikings' radar at pick No. 8?
Before he was dealt from the Raptors to the Kings, Gay was particularly inefficient from the field when pitted against his career marks. Afterward? He's knocking down shots at a 53 percent clip in 17 games since his arrival in Sacramento.