Week 1 FanDuel NFL Tournament Pivots

Taking on an iffy Eagles secondary, Kirk Cousins could be a slick alternative to Marcus Mariota or Derek Carr on FanDuel. Where else can you zig when others zag for your Week 1 NFL DFS lineups?

If you've played daily fantasy sports for a while, you realize by now the importance of being contrarian, especially in large-field tournaments. Being able to recognize which players are going to be owned by the majority of the field -- and to find players who you think have a similar point projection but will come at much lower ownership -- can help separate yourself from opponents.

The purpose of this article will be to identify some players who will be the chalk at each position and how you can pivot off of them with high-upside options who could go overlooked.

Let's take a look at Week 1's pivot options.