DraftKings - Week 9

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 in your tournament lineups.
The Fade - Chris Feery
  Player's that you may want to consider fading for this week's tournaments.
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 smart DraftKings Week 8 plays in terms of cost efficiency. Who provides the most bang for your buck?
Sunday Games Roundtable
  A look behind the curtain at a staff discussion pertaining to Week 9 DraftKings topics.
Exposed: Week 9 - 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 9.
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 8 Recap - Dan Hindery
  Recapping Week 8 of the DraftKings Millionaire Maker Contest and Previewing Week 9
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 $6M Millionaire Maker
  Yes, you read that right. $6 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 $500,000. For just $20 an entry, life-changing money can be won from a single contest at DraftKings.

NFL $1.25M Play-Action
  This 479,100-player contest features $1.25M in total prizes and pays out the top 105,550 finishing positions. First place wins $100,000. Entry is just $3 per team, and entry is FREE with your first deposit!

NFL $1M Freeroll
  New to DraftKings? Enjoy this free contest where you can win $100,000 for First Place. Free with your first DraftKings deposit!

CFB $1M World Championship
  Play for your share of $1 Million and the Fantasy College World Championship Belt! Each package ($24,650 value) includes entry to the FCFWC PLUS a three-night (Dec. 3rd-6th) VIP trip to Miami and $1,000 cash for airfare. Stay and play at the luxurious Fontainebleau Miami Beach Resort – host to our exclusive VIP event. Experience the life of a DraftKings VIP and compete for the giant check! Satellites are available for as little as $0.25 and qualifiers start at $20 per entry.

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 Feery
  CFB Sleepers and GPP for the main slates on DraftKings.
Saturday Early Slate Breakdown - Keith Roberts
  An in depth breakdown of the CFB Week 10 DraftKings Saturday Early slate.
Week 10 Projections - Devin Knotts
  An in-depth look at the top plays for week 10 on DraftKings
Thursday/Friday Breakdown - Andrew Katz
  An in depth breakdown of the Week 10 Mid-Week DraftKings CFB slates
Pac 12 Recap - James Brimacombe
  A quick review from the Pac-12 Week 9 games in the college football season.
SEC Recap - Chris Feery
  A detailed breakdown of Week 9 for the SEC Conference.

Key Links

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