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NFL Week 6 Fantasy Football Cheat Sheet

It's Week 6 of the 2020 fantasy football season, and whether you're trying to capitalize on a strong start in your fantasy league or looking to finish in the money in large-scale DFS tournaments, we here at PFF have you covered.

Here you can find everything from Week 6 injury reports to skill position rankings to potential DFS blowup candidates. So sit back, relax and let PFF's team of analysts guide you to that Week 6 win.

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Erickson: Week 6 fantasy football rankings overview

PFF’s Andrew Erickson previews the NFL Week 6 slate from a fantasy football perspective, breaking down stats and trends that informed his Week 6 fantasy football rankings. Read more…


Evans: Fantasy Football Passing Report ahead of NFL Week 6

PFF's Jarad Evans analyzes utilization metrics to determine which NFL players are earning more fantasy-friendly roles within their passing offenses. Read more…


Fantasy Football: Week 6 expected fantasy points report

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen ranks seventh in expected fantasy points per game and WR2 overall. Find out who joins Thielen atop the expected fantasy points leaderboard across all fantasy football positions heading into Week 6. Read more…


Fantasy Football Week 6 injury report: Updates on Julio Jones, Christian McCaffrey, Baker Mayfield and more

PFF injury analyst Mario Pilato combs through the official injury reports for each Week 6 game and gives updates and analysis for fantasy-relevant players. Read more…


Erickson: NFL Week 6 fantasy football start 'em or sit 'em

PFF's Andrew Erickson green-lights Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Ronald Jones in his NFL Week 6 fantasy football sit/start decisions. Read more…


Hartitz: Fantasy Football Week 6 Mismatch Manifesto

PFF's Ian Hartitz breaks down the biggest mismatches in fantasy football based on matchup-specific metrics on offense and defense heading into Week 6 of the 2020 NFL season. Read more…


Fantasy Football Mailbag: Chase Claypool, Zach Ertz rookie running back rankings and more

In this week's Fantasy Football Mailbag, PFF's Andrew Erickson breaks down the Philadelphia Eagles' tight ends, Chase Claypool's season-long value and ranks the top five rookie running backs rest-of-season. Read more…

Kremenjas: NFL Week 6 fantasy football start 'em or sit 'em

Chicago Bears running back David Montgomery has yet to take full advantage of his bell-cow status, but that could change this week according to Sosa Kremenjas' fantasy football sit/start advice for NFL Week 6. Read more…


Jahnke: Week 6 Fantasy Football Rankings

Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Cooper Kupp has a sneaky-good matchup against the San Francisco 49ers, according to Nathan Jahnke's Week 6 fantasy football rankings. Read more…


Fantasy Football: Week 6 WR/CB matchups and TE breakdown

Examining every Week 6 wide receiver/cornerback matchup for fantasy football, plus a look at all 32 NFL teams' tight end groups. Read more…


Week 6 fantasy football start ’em or sit ’em for IDP leagues

With five weeks of NFL action under our belts, here are starts and sits for Week 6 in IDP leagues — including thoughts on Chase Young and Deion Jones. Read more…


Fantasy football: Week 6 waiver wire pickups and fantasy targets for IDP leagues

Jacksonville Jaguars edge defender K'Laivon Chaisson is among the top waiver wire pickups for fantasy football IDP leagues in Week 6. Read more…


Fantasy Football: Taking stock of every NFL backfield ahead of NFL Week 6

PFF's Ian Hartitz breaks down every NFL backfield for fantasy football ahead of Week 6 with notes on running back DFS strategy. Read more…


Kremenjas: Fantasy football QB/TE/DEF streamers for NFL Week 6

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Eric Ebron has garnered a stable workload this season, making him one option among many quarterback, tight end and D/ST streaming choices for Week 6 of the 2020 NFL season. Read more…


Fantasy Football: Examining high-value touches and targets ahead of Week 6

Examining which skill players saw the most high-value touches and targets for fantasy football and DFS heading into Week 6 of the 2020 NFL season. Read more…


McFarland: Fantasy Football Utilization Report following NFL Week 5

PFF's Dwain McFarland analyzes utilization metrics to determine which NFL players are earning more fantasy-friendly roles within their offenses ahead of fantasy football Week 6. Read more…


Fantasy Football Week 6 Waiver Wire FAAB Report: Chase Claypool, Mecole Hardman, Alexander Mattison and others to add

Chase Claypool, Mecole Hardman and Alexander Mattison top the Week 6 fantasy football waiver wire FAAB targets, plus deep-league options at every position. Read more…


Fantasy Football: NFL Week 6 QB Rankings

PFF's Ian Hartitz breaks down his Week 6 fantasy football quarterback rankings, where Patrick Mahomes and Josh Allen are top-three options slated to face off on Monday night. Read more…


Fantasy Football: PFF's trade value chart for redraft leagues ahead of Week 6

PFF's Ben Brown assigns a dollar value to every fantasy football player above replacement level for standard-structure leagues, helping you make the best decision possible when it comes to fantasy football trades. Read more…


Erickson: Fantasy football waiver wire targets ahead of NFL Week 6

PFF's Andrew Erickson offers an early guide to navigating the Week 6 fantasy football waiver wire with options at every position, including deep-league targets. Read more…


Kremenjas: Fantasy football waiver wire targets ahead of NFL Week 6

PFF's Sosa Kremenjas identifies fantasy football waiver wire targets based on usage rates, target shares and injuries heading into Week 6 of the 2020 NFL season. Read more…


Fantasy Football: 5 to Waiver Wire Add, 5 to Drop, 5 to Buy Low, 5 to Sell High

PFF's Nathan Jahnke prepares fantasy football managers to make moves by breaking down five players to add, drop, buy low and sell high heading into Week 6 of the 2020 NFL season. Read more…


FAAB bidding strategies after NFL Week 5: Travis Fulgham or Chase Claypool?

Free-agent acquisition budget (FAAB) leagues level the playing field for nabbing fantasy free agents after each week of NFL action, and Chase Claypool is a top priority after Week 5 of the 2020 NFL season. Read more…


 

DFS

DFS data dive: The highest fantasy ceilings of NFL Week 6

Identifying the highest ceilings for the Week 6 DFS main slate by projecting the likelihood of each individual QB, RB, WR, TE and DST finishing as the highest-scoring player. Read more…


DFS data dive: Hunting the best stacks of Week 6

Identifying the best DFS stacks for the Week 6 DFS main slate by projecting the likelihood of each individual QB, RB, WR, TE and DST finishing as the highest-scoring player. Read more…


Fantasy Football: DFS Week 6 tournament picks

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Chase Claypool could be in line for another big game in Week 6, similar to Justin Jefferson's trajectory in Weeks 3-4. Read more…


Fantasy Football: Hartitz Week 6 DFS Deep Dive

PFF's Ian Hartitz breaks down DFS cash-game and tournament strategy for the Week 6 main slate, along with his top three stacks and five helicopter target finalists. Read more…


DFS: Week 6 Tournament Leverage Plays

This week's DFS tournament leverage plays include Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan — a prime candidate to bounce back in Week 6. Read more…


 

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