DraftKings - Week 12


NFL Features

Interactive Value Chart - Maurile Tremblay
  A lineup optimizer for DraftKings that uses projections and player salaries to maximize expected points.
Tipandpick's: Tips and Picks - John Lee
  Cash game and GPP selections for DraftKings
Medical Check - Steve Buzzard & Jene Bramel
  Summarizes and analyzes injury news relevant to DraftKings contests.
The Contrarian - Chris Feery
  Lower owned players with upside that you may want to use for your tournament lineups.
The Fade - Chris Feery
  Players that you may want to consider fading for this week's tournaments.
Cost Efficiency - Justin Howe
  A look into the good and not-so-good DraftKings Week 12 plays in terms of cost efficiency. Who provides the most bang for your buck?
Projecting Ownership Percentage - Phil Alexander
  Sorting the week's top GPP plays by projected ownership percentage to help guide tournament roster construction.
Starting Stacks - John Mamula
  Some popular chalk stacks and some under the radar stacks to use in your DraftKings GPP tournaments.
Sunday Games Roundtable
  A look behind the curtain at a staff discussion pertaining to Week 12 DraftKings topics
Exposed: Week 12 - Aaron Rudnicki and Scott Bischoff
  Aaron Rudnicki and Scott Bischoff take a look at the wide receivers and tight ends, and their counterparts across the line of scrimmage looking for good and bad options over at DraftKings for Week 12.
Thursday Night Spotlight - Steve Buzzard
  Analyzes the game script for the Thursday night game. Examines factors to consider in setting Thursday night lineups, including injury considerations.
Thursday/Sunday Lineups - FBG Staff
  Lists cash-game lineups from various staff members, and tracks results from previous weeks.
Consensus Value Plays - FBG Staff
  Lists the top value-based picks of the week selected by various staff members.
Wisdom of the Staff - FBG Staff
  Various staff members share their opinions on select topics.
Millionaire Maker Week 11 Recap - Dan Hindery
  Recapping Week 11 of the Millionaire Maker Contest and Previewing Week 12
Weekly Contest Spotlight - Jeff Pasquino
  DraftKings will be paying out $1 Billion in fantasy football prizes this year - find the best and biggest contests each week here in the weekly spotight.
Cracking DraftKings (The Blog) - FBG Staff
  The definitive blog covering the daily football scene at DraftKings.

Book / Excerpts / Timeless Classics

Cracking DraftKings (The Book) - FBG Staff
Cash Games - David Dodds and John Lee
Tournaments - John Lee and Jeff Pasquino
Hybrid Contests - John Lee and Jeff Pasquino
Cash Game Lineups - David Dodds and John Lee
Tournament Lineups - Jeff Pasquino
Pivoting - Jeff Pasquino
H-Value - Dan Hindery
Bankroll Management - Mauril Tremblay

FREE Podcasts

Rotogrinders / Footballguys Hour - John Lee and Austin Lee with host Dan Back
DraftKings Hour - John Lee, Jeff Pasquino, Jene Bramel with host Cecil Lammey

Contest Spotlight


NFL $15M World Championship
  DraftKings has one of the biggest fantasy football contests with the $15 Million Fantasy Football Contest / Event. Aptly called "The Biggest Fantasy Football of All Time," the Fantasy Football $15 Million World Championship will take place in Las Vegas on December 20th, 2015. 200 entrants will qualify for this event (for as little as $3). Then, the Top 10 will be featured on ESPN on NFL Divisional Weekend live in Los Angeles to compete for the chance at the top prize of $5 Million.


NFL $5M Millionaire Maker
  Yes, you read that right. $5 Million will be awarded in a single contes, with $1 Million awarded to the first place finisher while the runner-up has to "settle" for $500,000. For just $20 an entry, life-changing money can be won at DraftKings.


NFL $1M Play-Action
  This 383,333-player contest features $1M in total prizes and pays out the top 84,950 finishing positions. First place wins $100,000. Entry is just $3 per team, and entry is FREE with your first deposit!

NFL $100k Freeroll
  New to DraftKings? Enjoy this free contest where you can win $10,000 for First Place. Free with your first DraftKings deposit!


NFL Wishbone Classic
  This 114,500-player contest features $2MK in total prizes and pays out the top 31,800 finishing positions. First place wins $200,000. Entry is just $20 per team. The Top 50 finishers all earn at least $1,000 in prizes.

CFB Features

Interactive Value Chart - Maurile Tremblay
  A lineup optimizer that accounts for player salaries and uses projections to maximize expected points.
Primetime Slate Breakdown - Devin Knotts
  Game by Game Breakdown of the Primetime Slate on DraftKings
Saturday Early Slate Breakdown - Keith Roberts
  An in depth breakdown of the CFB Week 13 DraftKings Saturday Early slate.
CFB Saturday Sleepers and GPP Plays - Chris Feeery
  Game by Game Breakdown of the Primetime Slate on DraftKings
Thursday/Friday Breakdown - Andrew Katz
  An in depth breakdown of the Week 13 Thursday-Friday DraftKings CFB slate
Week 13 Projections - Devin Knotts
  An in-depth look at the top plays for week 13 on DraftKings.
SEC Recap - Chris Feery
  A detailed breakdown of Week 12 for the SEC Conference.
Big 12 Recap - Andrew Katz
  Recap of the week 12 action in Big 12 conference
ACC Recap - Keith Roberts
  Recap of the week 12 college football action from every team in the ACC conference

Key Links

  • Cracking DraftKings Blog
  • Cracking DraftKings Book
  • FBG Daily Forums
  • DraftKings Lobby