This article is part of our College Football DFS: Friday Slate series.
This week, the Friday slates for DraftKings and FanDuel vary somewhat. FanDuel has elected to eliminate the CS Sacramento – Arizona State game, but DraftKings has included it, making their slate a four-game offering. At present, we only have Vegas odds* for two of the games available, but they should at least begin to help us navigate the slate.
Wake Forest (-19) at Rice – O/U: 58.5
Marshall at Boise State (-12) – O/U: 57.0
*- provided by Caesar's Sportsbook (odds subject to change)
With such a slim slate, cash lineup construction will be fairly linear, and if we want to take a GPP or two we will have to polarize our range of options to include some lesser-owned targets. I think there's no better place to deviate than the QB position.
Isaiah Green, Marshall ($5,500 DK, $7,900 FD) @ Boise State
I have no doubt that many eyes will fall to Hank Bachmeier after his stellar Week 1 debut, but I think Green is a name that was lost in the limelight on the opening weekend. Green hurled four touchdowns and rushed for 46 yards before taking a seat in a blowout against VMI. Boise State is much tougher opponent, and that will keep Green on the field for four quarters. I like Green's pricing below the $6,250 median on DraftKings, and it should allow for some elite options at other key positions.
Jamie Newman, Wake Forest ($8,400 DK, $10,100 FD) @ Rice
Although he's significantly