DraftKings - Week 15


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.
Exposed: Week 15 - 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 15.
The Contrarian - Chris Feery
  Lower owned players with upside that you may want to consider for your tournament lineups.
The Fade - Chris Feery
  Players that you may want to consider fading for this week's tournaments.
Sunday Games Roundtable
  A look behind the curtain at a staff discussion pertaining to Week 15 DraftKings topics
Cost Efficiency - Justin Howe
  A look into the shrewd DraftKings Week 15 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.
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 14 Recap - Dan Hindery
  Week 14 Millionaire Maker Contest Recap and Week 15 Preview
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 $5.0M Millionaire Maker
  Yes, you read that right. $5 Million will be awarded in a single contest this week, with $1 Million awarded to the first place finisher while the runner-up has to "settle" for $250,000. For just $20 an entry, life-changing money can be won from a single contest at DraftKings.

NFL $1.0M Play-Action
  This 383,333-player contest features $1M in total prizes and pays out the top 84,9500 finishing positions. First place wins $100,000. Entry is just $3 per team, and entry is FREE with your first deposit!

NFL $325K Slant
  This 41,527-player contest features $375,000 in total prizes and pays out the top 8,460 finishing positions. First place wins $20,000. Entry is just $9 per team. The Top 10 finishers all earn at least $1,000 in prizes.


College Football

Interactive Value Chart - Maurile Tremblay
  A lineup optimizer for FanDuel that uses projections and player salaries to maximize expected points.
CFB 12/19 Slate - Keith Roberts
  An in depth breakdown of the FanDuel CFB Bowl Games on 12-19-15
CFB Projections 12/19 Bowl Games - Devin Knotts
  Saturday 12/19 Bowl Week CFB Projections.

Key Links

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