Each week this season, a group of RotoViz writers will offer their DraftKings Play of the Week. We’re tracking the value of our recommendations, using a DraftKings Millionaire Maker lineup metric, but we think these picks will also be valuable for seasonal leagues as well. For all the details about the
Daily fantasy sports provides us with a new opportunity every week, and gives us a chance to use players we’d never consider in our seasonal leagues. Case Keenum is one of those players.1 Interestingly enough, he should not just be in play, but be THE cash game quarterback this week on FanDuel. Here’s
Early last season, Jonathan Bales wrote a piece here at RotoViz titled “Using the Vegas Lines to Make Money Playing Daily Fantasy Football.” In it, he shared interviews with top DFS players as well as his own insights. Among the many valuable lessons in the piece, Bales shared A.J. Bessette’s take
I feel like I say this every week, but Week 10 really was an interesting week. This was the lowest scoring week that I remember since I started playing daily fantasy football. Week 9 I barely cashed with a score of 179 and in Week 10, 135 was considered a very
This week did not have the big potential of Weeks 8 and 9, but it was still very profitable. I am very pleased with my results, which I will share.
I’m just going to come straight out and say it. I had a horrendous weekend with my daily fantasy football cash game lineup. Terrible. Awful. Pitiful. I hate the word pitiful, I’d rather use pathetic, so I’m going to punish myself and use pitiful. Considering every player I used played a full
We’re right in the meat of the NFL season now. After a humbling start, I’m back on track to have a successful season. Here’s my bankroll tracker:
Week 9 Recap Week 9 was a very high scoring week, and rather middle-of-the-road one for me. My DraftKings cash team put up 179 points, but I only won 65 percent of my head-to-head games. This is not a normal week. So if you put up a score of over 160
I’m starting to get on a bit of a roll here. I went into Monday Night with the potential to earn a big cash, and ended up profitable again here in Week 9. Let’s get into the recap.
Week 8 was a solid week for the model, with every position except the quarterback position hovering at an R-squared around 0.25. If not for huge games from Derek Carr and Drew Brees, the quarterback predictions would have been the most accurate of all the positions. The model will continue to improve as the