DraftKings - Week 2


NFL Features

Interactive Value Chart - Maurile Tremblay
  A lineup optimizer for DraftKings that uses projections and player salaries to maximize expected points.
Medical Check - Steve Buzzard & Jene Bramel
  Summarizes and analyzes injury news relevant to DraftKings contests.
Tipandpick's: Tips and Picks - John Lee
  Cash game and GPP selections for DraftKings
Starting Stacks - John Mamula
  Some popular chalk stacks and some under the radar stacks to use in your DraftKings GPP tournaments.
The Contrarian - Chris Feery
  Lower owned players with upside that you may want to use in your tournament lineups.
Projecting Ownership Percentage - Phil Alexander
  Sorting the week's top GPP plays by projected ownership percentage to help guide tournament roster construction.
Cost efficiency - Justin Howe
  A look into the good and not-so-good DraftKings Week 2 plays in terms of cost efficiency. Who provides the most bang for your buck?
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 2 DraftKings topics
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.
Exposed - Week 2
  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 2.
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 1 Recap - Dan Hindery
  Recapping Week 1 of the DraftKings Millionaire Maker Contest and Discussing Week 2 Strategy
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 $10M Millionaire Maker
  Yes, you read that right. $10 Million will be awarded in a single contest for Week 1, with $2 Million awarded to the first place finisher while the runner-up has to "settle" for $1 Million. For just $20 an entry, life-changing money can be won in NFL Week 1 at DraftKings. Also remember that DraftKings has partnered up with ESPN, so placing first among ESPN season-long League Manager league members will win $1M to share among your league memebers for no additional fee!


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
  This FREE contest features $100,000.00 in total prizes and pays out the top 23150 finishing positions. First place wins $10,000.00.


CFB $100k Redshirt
  This 38,315-player contest features $100k in total prizes and pays out the top 7,850 finishing positions. First place wins $10,000. Entry is just $3 per team, and entry is FREE with your first deposit!

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
CFB Saturday Sleepers and GPP Plays - Chris Feeery
  Game by Game Breakdown of the Primetime Slate on DraftKings
Saturday Early Slate Breakdown - Keith Roberts
  An in depth breakdown of the CFB Week 3 DraftKings Saturday Early slate.
Thursday/Friday Breakdown - Andrew Katz
  An in depth breakdown of the Week 3 Thursday-Friday DraftKings CFB slate
Week 3 Projections - Devin Knotts
  An in-depth look at the top plays for week 3 on DraftKings.
SEC Recap - Chris Feery
  A detailed breakdown of Week 2 for the SEC Conference.
Pac-12 Recap - James Brimacombe
  A quick review from the Pac-12 Week 2 games in the college football season.

Key Links

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