NFL Draftkings Picks for Week 5, 2022

Daily Player Picks

Updated Throughout the Day

Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.


Quarterbacks

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Josh Allen BUF $8,200 26.47 3.23
Patrick Mahomes KC $8,100 23.66 2.92
Lamar Jackson BAL $7,500 23.62 3.15
Jalen Hurts PHI $8,100 23.43 2.89

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Joe Burrow CIN $6,500 23.28 3.58
Josh Allen BUF $8,200 26.47 3.23
Zach Wilson NYJ $5,300 16.96 3.20
Tom Brady TB $6,000 18.93 3.15

Running Backs

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nick Chubb CLE $8,000 19.77 2.47
Christian McCaffrey CAR $8,500 19.51 2.30
Derrick Henry TEN $8,200 19.44 2.37
Austin Ekeler LAC $7,800 18.82 2.41
Saquon Barkley NYG $7,900 18.58 2.35
Aaron Jones GB $7,600 17.94 2.36

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Phillip Lindsay IND $400 3.69 9.24
Devine Ozigbo DEN $200 1.79 8.95
Rashaad Penny SEA $5,300 13.58 2.56
Josh Jacobs LV $5,900 14.99 2.54
J.K. Dobbins BAL $5,200 13.10 2.52
Breece Hall NYJ $5,400 13.43 2.49

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Wide Receivers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cooper Kupp LAR $9,600 29.46 3.07
Justin Jefferson MIN $8,900 24.85 2.79
Davante Adams LV $8,500 22.55 2.65
Stefon Diggs BUF $8,400 22.43 2.67
Ja’Marr Chase CIN $7,100 20.74 2.92
Tyreek Hill MIA $8,000 19.93 2.49
Deebo Samuel SF $7,700 18.67 2.42
Mike Evans TB $6,900 18.46 2.68

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cooper Kupp LAR $9,600 29.46 3.07
Ja’Marr Chase CIN $7,100 20.74 2.92
Justin Jefferson MIN $8,900 24.85 2.79
Mike Evans TB $6,900 18.46 2.68
Tyler Lockett SEA $5,600 15.03 2.68
Stefon Diggs BUF $8,400 22.43 2.67
Tee Higgins CIN $5,900 15.64 2.65
Davante Adams LV $8,500 22.55 2.65

Tight Ends

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Travis Kelce KC $7,700 21.96 2.85
Mark Andrews BAL $6,700 18.78 2.80
Darren Waller LV $5,400 14.08 2.61
Dallas Goedert PHI $4,700 13.61 2.89

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dallas Goedert PHI $4,700 13.61 2.89
Tyler Higbee LAR $4,300 12.44 2.89
Travis Kelce KC $7,700 21.96 2.85
Mark Andrews BAL $6,700 18.78 2.80

Defenses

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bills BUF $4,100 9.43 2.30
Buccaneers TB $3,900 8.88 2.28
49ers SF $3,800 8.86 2.33
Packers GB $3,700 8.64 2.34

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Seahawks SEA $2,500 7.39 2.96
Jets NYJ $2,600 7.28 2.80
Panthers CAR $2,600 7.02 2.70
Cowboys DAL $2,500 6.38 2.55

Picks are based on historical performance and match-up. Keep up to date on late-day roster moves and injuries – those are not taken into consideration. Sports from the Basement provides┬áno warranty on these suggestions and readers should make picks at their own risk.