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- The Action Network's NFL Week 3 Cheat Sheet has everything you need to have a successful weekend.
- We preview every game -- including what our experts are betting -- plus break down relevant trends and news.
- We also have fantasy rankings for standard, PPR and half-point PPR leagues, plus the best DFS stacks, fringe plays and more.
We’re two weeks in, and Patrick Mahomes and Ryan Fitzpatrick are the way-too-early favorites for MVP.
Yeah. It’s been a wild start. But don’t worry: If you’re looking for some NFL action this weekend and need a little guidance, we have you covered.
Whether you’re looking to bet a couple matchups (or go all in on Sunday’s 14-game slate), set your fantasy lineups or keep crushing your office’s survivor pool, the NFL Week 3 Cheat Sheet is your one-stop shop for all of that and more.
Our experts offer their favorite bets plus break down the betting market, injuries, weather, trends and more for every game on Sunday.
- New Orleans Saints at Atlanta Falcons
- San Francisco 49ers at Kansas City Chiefs
- Oakland Raiders at Miami Dolphins
- Buffalo Bills at Minnesota Vikings
- Indianapolis Colts at Philadelphia Eagles
- Green Bay Packers at Washington Redskins
- Cincinnati Bengals at Carolina Panthers
- Tennessee Titans at Jacksonville Jaguars
- Denver Broncos at Baltimore Ravens
- New York Giants at Houston Texans
- Los Angeles Chargers at Los Angeles Rams
- Chicago Bears at Arizona Cardinals
- Dallas Cowboys at Seattle Seahawks
- New England Patriots at Detroit Lions
What Our Experts Are Betting
- Expert Picks: 18 Favorite Bets for Week 3
- Sharp Report: Pros Betting 49ers-Chiefs, Two Other Games
- BlackJack: Why I’m Fading the Red-Hot Chiefs, More Week 3 NFL Plays
- ‘The Favorites’: Millman and BlackJack’s Week 3 SuperContest Picks
- Schwartz’s Trench Report: Week 3 NFL Bets Based on Offensive Line Play
- NFL Survivor Pool Analysis: Avoid the Minnesota Vikings in Week 3
- Straight-Up Picks: Our Experts like a Few Underdogs This Weekend
Betting Trends, Tips, News + More
- NFL Betting Tip: Contrarian Strategies Offering Week 3 Betting Value
- Public Bettors Expect Patriots to Bounce Back in NFL Week 3
- Stafford vs. Goliath: Lions Face an Uphill Battle Against the Patriots
- How High is Too High? 49ers-Chiefs Over/Under Approaching Record Levels
- Even on Good Days, Vegas Struggling to Keep up With Chiefs, Too
- NFL MVP Odds: Mahomes Lurking Among Favorites After Record Start
- NFL Power Ratings: Bills Most Underrated Week 3 Team
- Updated Super Bowl 53 Odds: We Have a New Favorite!
- Philadelphia Eagles Undervalued to Win Super Bowl 53
- Betting Odds Suggest Antonio Brown Will Stay in Pittsburgh
- Westgate SuperBook Announces Plans to Expand Nationwide
- The New Sunday Ritual: Inside a New Jersey Sportsbook for NFL Mania
- BlackJack Fletcher: How I Handle Being on Sports-Betting Tilt
Player Props To Watch
- Week 3 Player Props: Can Fitzpatrick, Mahomes Each Throw for 4 TDs?
- Should You Bet on Michael Thomas to Reach 10 Receptions on Sunday?
- Week 3 Player Props: Ryan Fitzpatrick Over/Under 285.5 Passing Yards?
- Will Josh Gordon Surpass 640 Yards in 2018?
- Think Josh Gordon Will Work in New England? You Can Bet On It
- Westgate SuperContest Odds: Week 3
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Listen To These Podcasts
These are the podcast episodes you want to add to your queue before kickoff.
- The Action Network NFL Podcast: The Ultimate Week 3 Breakdown
- The Favorites: NFL Week 3 Lines and Spreads + Twitter Q&A with Bookmaker Scooch
- The Favorites: NFL Week 3 SuperContest Picks
- The Daily Fantasy Flex, NFL: Week 3 with Guest Brandon Marianne Lee
- The Three Donkeys Podcast: NFL Week 3, Tacos & Onside Kicks
Our experts will be updating these positional rankings right up to kickoff.
- PPR: Flex | QB | RB | WR | TE | D/ST | K
- Standard: Flex | QB | RB | WR | TE | D/ST | K
- Half-Point PPR: Flex | QB | RB | WR | TE | D/ST | K
Who To Start, Sit + Stream in Week 3
- Koerner’s Week 3 Fantasy Football Tiers for Every Position
- Start or Sit Mailbag: What to Do With Josh Gordon in New England?
- QB Report: Starts, Matchup Downgrades and Streams
- RB Report: Starts, Matchup Downgrades and the Consensus No. 1
- WR Report: Starts, Matchup Downgrades and the Consensus No. 1
- TE Report: Starts, Matchup Downgrades and Streams
Building Your DFS Lineups
There’s also the new DFS Sweat Station: A tool that allows you to see how your lineups are performing in real time.
- Raybon: Tips, Strategies for the Week 3 NFL DFS Main Slate
- Raybon: Tips, Strategies for the Week 3 NFL Early-Only (1 pm ET) Slate
- Raybon: Tips, Strategies for the Week 3 NFL Afternoon-Only (4 pm ET) Slate
- QB Breakdown: Should You Play Patrick Mahomes in His First Home Start?
- RB Breakdown: Will Kareem Hunt Finally Break Out vs. 49ers?
- WR Breakdown: Should You Play Julio Jones vs. Saints?
- TE Breakdown: Eric Ebron Is a Must Play vs. Eagles
- NFL DFS Breakdown: Best Defense and Special Teams for Week 3
- NFL DFS Stacks Breakdown: Goff, Kupp and Woods Highlight Best of Week 3
- NFL DFS Leverage Plays: Look to the Vikings Passing Game as a Chiefs Pivot in Week 3
- NFL DFS Fringe Plays: Cam Newton Is Too Cheap to Not Play in Week 3
More Fantasy Analysis
Insight that could be useful in leagues or tournaments. Be sure to keep an eye on our Injury Dashboard, which will be updated up until kickoff.
- Fantasy Football Workload Data for All 32 Teams Entering Week 3
- Guide to Fantasy Football’s True No. 1 WRs, Committees Entering Week 3
- NFL Week 3 WR/CB Matchups: Will Julio Jones Find the End Zone with Marshon Lattimore Shadowing?
- How Do Matchups Affect Fantasy Football Performance?
- Alvin Kamara Should Be an Active Receiver in Week 3, and the Falcons Want It That Way
- What the Josh Gordon Trade Means for His Fantasy Football Value, Betting on Patriots
- Week 3 Fantasy Football Trade Targets: Corey Davis Primed for a Breakout
- Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Targets for Week 3
- Dynasty Trades, Adds and Drops to Make in Week 3