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NFL 2020 Week 5 DraftKings Fantasy Football Picks, Predictions, Sleepers

Pat Mayo goes position-by-position breaking down the Sunday NFL slate, giving his 2020 Week 5 DraftKings picks for GPPs on the Week 5 DraftKings main slate.

Pat Mayo and Eliot Crist go position-by-position, previewing the entire Week 5 NFL Sunday Main Slate, giving their 2020 Week 5 DraftKings picks for DK GPPs.

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2020 Week 5 NFL DraftKings Picks: Show Index

00:00 Intro
4:09 BUF/TEN
6:47 RB
25:39 WR
44:55 TE
50:15 QB/Stacks
59:51 DST

2020 Week 5 NFL DraftKings Picks Tournament Plays (GPPs)

Tournament plays are more volatile players (boom or bust) who can help differentiate your lineup in giant GPPs. Mixing a few of these names, along with the safer cash-game options, is a great way to construct a GPP roster.


Lamar Jackson $7,900
Teddy Bridgewater $5,900
Daniel Jones $5,400

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Ezekiel Elliott $7,800
James Robinson $6,700
Mike Davis $6,400
Antonio Gibson $5,000

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Calvin Ridley $7,500
DJ Chark $6,500
Robby Anderson $5,900
Diontae Johnson $5,600
Darius Slayton $4,800
Olamide Zaccheaus $3,000

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Mark Andrews $6,200
Mike Gesicki $5,000


49ers $3,700
Browns $2,700

NOTE: Picks for Sunday’s main slate only

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