DraftKings: Weekly Spotlight

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.

College Football is here and the NFL starts this week - so what better way to celebrate than to try and win your fair share at DraftKings?  Over $1 Billion in prizes will be awarded in DraftKings' fantasy football contests this season, and this weekly spotlight is the place to go to find out what's happening each week.

 

THURSDAY CONTESTS

While Thursday contests normally have a smaller prize pool than the Sunday contests, they're still no slouch (as you'll find out below) and they include ALL of the NFL games each week. For insight into strategy that's specific to Thursday contests, check out this article by Footballguys' own Phil Alexander.  

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This 16,900-player contest features $400,000 in total prizes and pays out the top 3,475 finishing positions. First place wins $100,000. Entry is just $27 per team. The Top 10 finishers all earn at least $1,000 in prizes. Enter today!   

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! Enter today!

Be sure to check out the DraftKings Lobby for more Thursday action!

 

SUNDAY CONTESTS

The Sunday contests include DraftKings’ largest tournaments. These begin at 1pm ET on Sunday and include all of the Sunday NFL games plus the Monday night games.

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!  More details can be found on the ESPN Promotions Page.  Enther the $10M Millionaire Maker contest now!

NFL $500K HAIL MARY

This 47,750-player contest features $500,000 in total prizes and pays out the top 10,150 finishing positions. First place wins $50,000. Entry is just $12 per team. The Top 25 finishers all earn at least $1,000 in prizes. Enter today! 

NFL $400K SLANT

This 51,150-player contest features $400,000 in total prizes and pays out the top 10,770 finishing positions. First place wins $30,000. Entry is just $9 per team. The Top 20 finishers all earn at least $1,250 in prizes. Enter today!  

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! Enter today! 

Be sure to check out the DraftKings Lobby for more Sunday action!

  

SUNDAY AFTERNOON CONTESTS

DraftKings will also have Sunday Afternoon contests each week. These are usually posted soon after the Sunday games with a 1pm ET start time begin. Be sure to check back in the DraftKings Lobby if you're looking to get in on the afternoon excitement!

 

COLLEGE FOOTBALL CONTESTS

Footballguys is going BIG with college football content this season – you can get a taste of that here. DraftKings offers college football contests throughout the week with a variety of different options. The best place to check them all out is the DraftKings College Football Lobby, but a couple highlights are below. 

DRAFTKINGS' $1M FANTASY COLLEGE FOOTBALL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

-- Be the first ever Fantasy College Football World Champion --

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.  Check out the DraftKings College Football Lobby for the next qualifier!


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