NFL Week 5 Cheat Sheet: Betting, Fantasy Football, More

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  • The Action Network's NFL Week 5 Cheat Sheet has everything you need to have a successful weekend.
  • We preview every game -- including what our experts are betting -- plus we 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.

The NFL season finally slowed down a bit last week, but there’s still plenty of fun (and sweat) to be had when the unpredictability of the early weeks starts to regress.

If you’re looking for some 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 13-game slate), regain a competitive edge in your fantasy league or keep crushing your office’s survivor pool, the NFL Week 5 Cheat Sheet is your one-stop shop for all of that and more.

You can also stay up to date on the latest line moves with our live odds page and download The Action Network app to see our experts’ picks.

Jump to: Game Previews | Picks | Trends | Fantasy Rankings | DFS Plays

Week 5 Betting Previews

Our experts offer their favorite bets plus break down the betting market, injuries, weather, trends and more for every game on Sunday.

What Our Experts Are Betting 

Betting Trends, Tips, News + More

See Our Staff’s Best Week 5 NFL Bets in Our Free App 👇

Player Props To Watch

Check out all the prop bets with value in Week 5 on the FantasyLabs prop tool. Here’s a quick “how to” on using it.

Listen To These Podcasts

These are the podcast episodes you want to add to your queue before kickoff.

Week 5 Fantasy Football Rankings

Our experts will be updating these positional rankings right up to kickoff.

Who To Start, Sit + Stream in Week 5

Sean Koerner has his weekly tiers, Ryan Collinsworth answers your start/sit questions and Justin Bailey offers data-driven analysis on players at every position.

Building Your DFS Lineups

FantasyLabs has all the analysis you need to build your lineups, plus a suite of tools that includes Models, Trends, Correlations and more.

There’s also the new DFS Sweat Station: A tool that allows you to see how your lineups are performing in real time.

More Fantasy Analysis

Insight that could be useful in leagues or tournaments. Be sure to keep an eye on our NFL Injury Report, which will be updated up until kickoff.