We’re treated to an absolute gem of a game Thursday night, as the 6-3 Cardinals travel to face the 6-3 Seahawks, with the home team 3.0-point favorites on DraftKings Sportsbook, who have the game total at a wonderfully high 57.5. Some of the best fantasy players in the league are in this one, including the league-leader in total fantasy points, two of the three highest-scoring quarterbacks and three of the top six wide receivers. The biggest difficulty will be figuring out which elite player to captain/MVP because we have plenty of sky-high ceilings on this slate; unfortunately, they’re all expensive, so stacking either side is really just taking one or two expensive ones and hoping for the best among the cheaper plays.
Kyler Murray ($13,000 DK, $17,000 FD) is the most expensive player on both sites because he’s the highest-scoring fantasy player in the league and facing a Seahawks defense that’s allowed the second-most fantasy points to quarterbacks this season. They’ve simply been a sieve through the air, allowing all but one quarterback to throw for more than 300 yards, and seven have accounted for multiple touchdowns. One of those quarterbacks was Murray back in Week 7 when he threw for 360 yards and three touchdowns while also rushing for 67 yards and another score, his highest-scoring fantasy game of the season on FanDuel and second-highest on DraftKings. And while he’s only 13th in the league with 2,375 passing yards, his 604 rushing yards and 10 rushing touchdowns are