DraftKings - Week 3


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 FanDuel contests.
Sunday Games Roundtable - Ryan Hester
  A look behind the curtain at a staff discussion pertaining to Week 3 DraftKings topics
Starting Stacks - John Mamula
  Some popular "chalk" stacks and some "under the radar" stacks to use in your DraftKings GPP tournaments. (GPPs)
The Contrarian - Chris Feery
  Lower owned players with upside that you may want to use in your tournament lineups.
Cost Efficiency - Justin Howe
  A look into the smart DraftKings Week 3 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.
The Fade - Chris Feery
  Players that you may want to consider fading for this week's tournaments.
Exposed for Week 3 - Scott Bischoff and Aaron Rudnicki
  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 3.
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 2 Recap - Dan Hindery
  Recapping Week 2 of the DraftKings Millionaire Maker Contest and Discussing Week 3 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


The Fantasy Football $15M World Championship
  DraftKings has announced a $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 $7M Millionaire Maker
  Yes, you read that right. $7 Million will be awarded in a single contest for Week 3, with $1.2 Million awarded to the first place finisher while the runner-up has to "settle" for $500K. For just $20 an entry, life-changing money can be won in NFL Week 3 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 $1M Freeroll
  Enjoy this free contest where you can win $100,000 for First Place. Free with your first DraftKings deposit!


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 - Devin Knotts
  Game by Game Breakdown of the Primetime Slate on FanDuel
CFB Saturday Sleepers and GPP Plays - Chris Feery
  CFB Sleepers and GPP Plays for the early and late slate of games on DraftKings.
Saturday Early Slate Breakdown - Keith Roberts
  An in depth breakdown of the CFB Week 4 DraftKings Saturday Early slate.
Week 4 Projections - Devin Knotts
  An in-depth look at the top plays for week 4 on DraftKings
Thursday/Friday Breakdown - Andrew Katz
  An in depth breakdown of the Week 4 Thursday-Friday DraftKings CFB slate
CFB Team Totals - Dan Hindery
  Breaking Down the Week 4 College Football Slate by Team
SEC Recap - Chris Feery
  A detailed breakdown of Week 3 for the SEC Conference.
Big 10 Recap - Dan Hindery
  Recapping Week 3 of the Big Ten Season
ACC Recap - Keith Roberts
  Recap of the week 3 college football action from every team in the ACC conference

Key Links

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