NFL Week 6 Climate Updates: Wind, rain may have an effect on fantasy begin ’em, sit ’em selections

We’re beginning to get to a turning level within the NFL season the place colder climate video games should not simply doable however seemingly in lots of areas. Needless to say temperatures should not have a lot of a correlation to scoring, and until it’s actually frigid (properly beneath freezing) or paired with wind/snow, we will usually disregard it for fantasy/betting functions. That being stated, we nonetheless have just a few video games in Week 6 that might have minor climate impacts on begin ’em, sit ’em selections, and as ordinary, I am specializing in wind extra so than rain. 

Earlier than we get into the Week 6 forecasts, here is a reminder that when you’ve got any questions on sports activities climate or how climate may influence play (and, doubtlessly, your fantasy, DFS, and playing selections), do not hesitate to achieve out to Rotogrinders’ meteorologist Kevin Roth on Twitter (@KevinRothWx) or take a look at the hourly NFL climate forecasts on RotoGrinders. To take your recreation to the subsequent stage, subscribe to RotoGrinder’s unique  WeatherEdge software and see how totally different climate situations have impacted historic scoring.

Quarterback | Operating again | Extensive receiver | Tight finish | D/ST | Kicker

NFL Week 6 climate updates

Forecasts courtesy for Kevin Roth at RotoGrinders.

Lions @ Jaguars. Sustained winds will seemingly come in round 15 mph, so it is likely to be price contemplating benching kickers from this recreation, however that is about it.

Jets @ Dolphins. There’s probability for showers and a 15-mph sustained wind, but it surely would not appear like there’s fairly sufficient right here to benefit roster-changing selections. 


Chiefs @ Payments. There is a 44-percent probability of rain at kickoff with the potential for heavier rains late within the recreation. Winds shall be gentle, nevertheless, so that you seemingly need not bench any ordinary starters, particularly with two strong-armed QBs throwing the passes.

Quarterback | Operating again | Extensive receiver | Tight finish | D/ST | Kicker

All of that is topic to vary as we get nearer to kickoff. You may observe meteorologist Kevin Roth on Twitter (@KevinRothWx) and take a look at the hourly NFL climate forecasts on RotoGrinders. For the most effective weather-related fantasy recommendation, check out WeatherEdge.

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