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Sep 14, 2018 9:38 AM EDT

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Koerner’s Week 2 Tiers

For the first time in a long, long time, neither Tom Brady nor Aaron Rodgers are in the top two tiers of Sean Koerner’s rankings. To be fair, one’s playing a terrifying Jacksonville defense, and the other’s playing on one leg. Either way, the likes of Deshaun Watson, Patrick Mahomes, and Jimmy Garoppolo are above them both. In preparation for this weekend, here are Koerner’s fantasy football tiers of joy for every position…

WR/CB Matchups
We love writing about Koerner, but what about corners? Ian Hartitz looks at the week’s most advantageous matchups (Odell Beckham Jr. vs. the Cowboys), and the toughest assignments (Davante Adams vs. Xavier Rhodes)…


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In Patrick We Trust

The Chiefs (+4.5 at Pittsburgh) are receiving record support for an underdog from the betting public. That’s what happens when your opponent ties the Browns…

Dallas Sellers Club
Bettors are bailing on the Cowboys for the second consecutive week, which almost never happens…

Betting Guides For Every NFL Game
Have a hunch you want to either affirm or dismiss? Our experts have betting previews for every single game to sherpa your wagers to Green Dot City…

Trench Report: O-Line Based Bets
If there’s one thing Geoff Schwartz knows, it’s NFL offensive lines. And based on that knowledge, he has two intriguing betting angles for Week 2


TOP EXPERT PICKS

Collin Wilson

Auburn -9.5 vs. LSU. Collin thinks the Tigers’ early win over Miami is being overvalued in Week 3 against Auburn…

See All of Collin’s Picks

John Ewing

Washington -5.5 vs. Indianapolis. John’s conducting the Alex Smith hype train…

See All of John’s Picks


THE TOP 5

Canelo-GGG: If the NFL won’t provide you with enough physicality this weekend, there’s a boxing match that should do the trick. Here’s a betting breakdown of tomorrow’s Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin rematch…

I Will Survive: If the Saints didn’t ruin your Survivor Pool in Week 1, Travis Reed has some simple advice for Week 2

Brendan Steele Interview: The man of Steele joined The Action Network golf podcast to talk about caddies, Phil Mickelson, and his fondness of Alex Smith…

Resident Caddy: In case you missed it, our Jason Sobel caddied on the PGA Tour last week and lived to tell the tale

Sharks, No Tank: The San Jose Sharks acquired elite defenseman Erik Karlsson from the Ottawa Senators, and Westgate shortened their Stanley Cup odds accordingly….

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