Washington's Taylor Heinecke starting under center on Saturday

Washington Football Team quarterback Taylor Heinecke is starting in Saturday's Wild Card contest against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

What It Means:

Heinecke will make his first playoff start after Alex Smith was ruled out with a calf injury. In a tough matchup against numberFire's eighth ranked pass defense, our models project Heinecke to score 13.6 FanDuel points at the salary of $5,000.

Heinecke's projection includes 22.1 completions for 227.6 yards and 1.1 touchdowns.