FanDuel - Week 18


NFL Features

Interactive Value Chart - Maurile Tremblay
  A lineup optimizer for FanDuel that uses projections and player salaries to maximize expected points.
Cracking FanDuel Week 18 - David Dodds
  A look into the finer points of Week 18 NFL games on FanDuel.
Cost/Value Chart - David Dodds
  Compares FBG projections against FanDuel pricing for this week's games
Week 18 Starting Stacks - Austin Lee
  Rostering teammates wins tournaments. Build high-upside lineups around these less common stacks, defensive stacks, and highly-owned stacks with a twist.
Exposed: Matchup Considerations for Week 18 - Alessandro Miglio and Aaron Rudnicki
  Aaron Rudnicki and Alessandro Miglio take a look at good and bad matchups for receivers and tight ends in FanDuel contests for Wild Card week.
Roundtable Week #18 - Maurile Tremblay
  Eavesdrop as various staff members share their views on a range of topics.
Projecting Ownership Percentage - Chad Parsons
  Strategies for building wildcard weekend FanDuel lineups
FanDuel GPP Plays: Wildcard Edition - Justin Bonnema
  A look at tournament fades and contrarian plays for Wild Card Weekend.
Weekend Lineups - FBG Staff

  Lists cash-game lineups from various staff members
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.
Sunday Million Week 17 Recap - James Brimacombe

  Taking an in-depth look at FanDuel's Week 17 Sunday Million Contest.
Wildcard Round Spotlight - Kyle Wachtel
  The place to play one-week fantasy football is FanDuel and this weekly spotlight is the place to go to find out what's happening each week.
Cracking FanDuel (The Blog) - FBG Staff
  New to DFS? Want to go from fish to piranha and take down a shark? This is the place for you.

Book / Excerpts / Timeless Classics

Cracking FanDuel (The Book) - FBG Staff
Selecting Players - David Dodds
Thursday vs Sunday Contests - Phil Alexander
Managing Many Lineups - David Dodds
Fitting Lineups to Contests - Maurile Tremblay
Telling a Consistent Story - Maurile Tremblay
Expectation and Variance - Maurile Tremblay
Tournament Strategy - Jeff Pasquino
Cash Game Strategy - John Lee
DFS Glossary - FBG Staff
Interview with Nigel Eccles - Dodds

FREE Podcasts

Rotogrinders / Footballguys Hour - John Lee and Austin Lee with host Dan Back
FanDuel Hour - Alessandro Miglio, Austin Lee, Jene Bramel with host Cecil Lammey

Contest Spotlight


Sunday Million
  FanDuel's largest contest of the week is their Sunday Million. It's just $25 to enter and awards $1,250,000 with $120,000 to first place! All you need to do is finish among the top-11,490 to win cash.


Sunday Rush
  While the Sunday Million may be the biggest contest, it's possible that the Sunday Rush is the best, which stands strong at $1 Million in total prizes. The best part is that it's only $5 to enter and you'd have a shot at the $100,000 first place prize. And all you need to do is finish among the top-46,000 entries to win cash. This contest has been known to fill early, so be sure to enter sooner than later..


Sunday Squib
  The Sunday Squib is a single-entry tournament that's just $1 to play and offers $60,000 in prizes with $5,000 to first place. Someone will turn $1 into $5,000 with just one entry. Why not you?

Key Links

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