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DFS: Week 7 Tournament Leverage Plays

Oct 11, 2020; Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Carolina Panthers quarterback Teddy Bridgewater (5) passes the ball against the Atlanta Falcons during the first quarter at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

Winning a DFS tournament while competing in a field of 100,000 entrants is an outrageous task. The best way to tilt the odds in your favor is to play into the chaos of the NFL week. Profit disproportionately when things don’t go as planned.

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Here are three ways to build that kind of leverage into your lineups for Week 7 of the 2020 NFL season.

A Teddy Bridgewater blowup is coming

As of Tuesday afternoon, there are six games with totals of 50 or more points. Choosing the right one or ones to stack in DFS will be the key to winning tournaments this week. Don’t overlook Bridgewater and the Panthers as a team to vastly outperform expectations. Bridgewater has been one of the most accurate passers this year. His 81.5% adjusted completion percentage is third among all quarterbacks (min. 100 attempts).

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