Washington @ NY Giants
Team Totals: Giants 23, Washington 20
Knocked out of Week 5’s loss to the Rams with a second-quarter arm injury, Kyle Allen is nevertheless expected to start at MetLife Stadium after Alex Smith absorbed six sacks on 23 dropbacks in relief. As The Football Team has surrendered a league-high 10.7% Sack Rate and the NFL’s eighth-highest QB Hit Rate (20.3%), the Giants’ D/ST sets up as an enticing Week 6 streamer. Each of the last four defenses to face Washington banked top-eight fantasy results. … With OC Scott Turner weeding out Peyton Barber, the Football Team’s backfield has been reduced from a three- to two-man ordeal with Antonio Gibson at the forefront and passing-game specialist J.D. McKissic behind him. Although Gibson enters Week 6 with touch counts of 17 and 16 over his last two games, McKissic has capped his ceiling by out-targeting Gibson 16 to 10 during that span and playing the exact same number of snaps (61).