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Fantasy Cruncher NFL Week 5 DFS Lineup Optimizer

View image | gettyimages.com The running back position is looking thin in Week 5, with Adrian Peterson, Chris Ivory, Lamar Miller, and Jonathan Stewart all one BYE weeks.  You will have to pay for top talent in Jamaal Charles and Le'Veon Bell or pick the right back out of the middle of the pack! Don't even think about making a DraftKings, FanDuel, FantasyAces or a...
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October 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Value Plays on GoDraft for NFL Week 5

View image | gettyimages.com Value plays this week can be found at every position.  Player’s roles are changing with injury and performance.  Charles Clay was the value play I used most last week and it paid off for me even though he had a TD called back by penalty.  I like him again this week with all the Buffalo injuries.  The reason these value plays are important...
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October 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts QB Andrew Luck Out Week 5 vs Texans

View image | gettyimages.com For a second week in a row, the Indianapolis Colts will start Matt Hasselbeck at QB.  Andrew Luck is still dealing with a shoulder injury and will not play on Thursday Night Football against the Houston Texans. Hasselbeck led the Colts to a 16-13 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 4.  Believe it or not, he completed 30 of his 47 pass...
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October 08, 2015  |  Discuss

GoDraft NFL Week 5 DFS Fives

View image | gettyimages.com Week 4 was for the grinders.  It was tough to cash in GPPs if you didn’t play Devonta Freeman.  It’s nice to have Gronk back on the slate and he has a nice matchup.  GoDraft.com has some great contests and some new mini GPPs.  Each week you can enter the FREEROLL with a chance to win $1,000,000 and the $2 EXTRA POINT comes with a chance...
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October 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football First Quarter Under Review

View image | gettyimages.com We are already entering Week 5 of the NFL and that means we have completed the first quarter of the fantasy football season (most leagues only play through Week 16).  We have seen lots of ups and downs and more than enough injuries to change the landscape of fantasy.  Let's take a look back at what has transpired already, and see if we think trends...
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October 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Week 5 - Dolphins, Jets, Vikings, Panthers on BYE

View image | gettyimages.com There will be plenty of fantasy owners looking for BYE week replacements as the Dolphins, Jets, Vikings and Panthers are all off this week. Big name players like Cam Newton, Adrian Peterson, and Brandon Marshall will not be able to help out teams this week - but here's who can! Quarterbacks For the majority of leagues, only Cam Newton and...
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October 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Breaking Down the NL Wild Card Game - Cubs vs Pirates

View image | gettyimages.com Chicago Cubs vs the Pittsburgh Pirates. We've only heard that 19 times this year, with the Cubs winning 11 of those games, but how about we play game 20! Game number 20 will be the most meaningful, and it will give the winning team a chance to play another division rival, the St. Louis Cardinals. I'm not sure we could ask for a better pitching...
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October 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Breaking Down the AL Wild Card Game - Astros vs Yankees

View image | gettyimages.com Tuesday night the Houston Astros, who nobody had winning more than 75 games heading into the season, will be playing at Yankee Stadium, taking on the New York Yankees. We will see Masahiro Tanaka facing off with 20 game winner Dallas Keuchel. Tanaka made his first career start against the Astros this year and it was not a good day for the Yankees...
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October 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Fantasy Baseball Championship Week MVPs

View image | gettyimages.com Max Scherzer tossed his second no-hitter of the season and fantasy baseball owners could not have asked for one at a better time!  If it wasn't Scherzer, maybe Adrian Beltre's 59 fantasy points were enough to carry you team to a championship! The MLB Playoffs have provided us with some interesting matchups.  In the National League Wild Card...
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October 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Arian Foster Returns to Texans

View image | gettyimages.com The Houston Texans will have Arian Foster in their backfield today, but expect a limited role.  With Foster mixing in with Alfred Blue and Chris Polk, fantasy football owners should have limited expectations.  The Texans play the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday Night Football and that is when you could expect a full workload for Foster, barring...
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October 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts QB Andrew Luck Out Week 4 vs Jaguars

View image | gettyimages.com There had rumblings all week, but it is now official - Andrew Luck will miss the Indianapolis Colts game in Week 4 of the NFL against the Jacksonville Jaguars.  The Colts signed Josh Johnson this week to backup the backup turned starter, veteran Matt Hasselbeck. Hasselbeck played twice last Decembers and connected on 28 of his 40 pass atempts...
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October 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Week 4 Starts of the Week

Start 'EmQuarterbacks Andy Dalton - You couldn't ask for a better matchup for Dalton. He's facing the Chiefs defense who has give up a league high 10 touchdowns through the first 3 weeks of the season. Dalton has completed 66% of his passes and is averaging 285 yards per game. A.J. Green is healthy so ride this Bengals offense while you can. Carson Palmer - The Arizona Cardinals...
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October 03, 2015  |  Discuss

2015-16 NBA Breakout Players Part 1

View image | gettyimages.com With the NBA preseason tipping off tonight, I wanted to share a few players I will be watching and expecting big things from this season.  Follow me on twitter @AFeingold.   Aaron Gordon (Orlando Magic)   The fourth overall pick in the 2014 draft turned 20 years old last month. Gordon had a strong summer league performance and will be...
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October 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Fantasy Cruncher NFL Week 4 DFS Lineup Optimizer

View image | gettyimages.com Four of the ten most owned players on DraftKings last week were members of the New England Patriots.  Julian Edelman (37.6%), Rob Gronkowski (34.8%), Tom Brady (25.4%) and Dion Lewis (20.9%)  found their way onto winning lineups, helping plenty of DFS players win money in Week 3.  LeGarrette Blount was the 9th most valuable player on DK...
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October 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Fantasy Baseball's Best September Call-Ups

View image | gettyimages.com The MLB season is entering its final weekend, and the New York Yankees finally clinched a spot in the American League Wildcard game.  They have not made the playoffs since 2012.  The Minnesota Twins and Los Angeles Angels trail the Houston Astros by a single game for that final spot.  There is plenty left to play for in the American League and...
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October 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Value Plays on GoDraft for NFL Week 4

View image | gettyimages.com Value plays are getting tougher to find as guys settle into roles that are more defined. A bunch of value plays can be found Sunday morning when the inactives start hitting social media. I was able to plug Ryan Mathews in a few spots and cashed. I had a lot of Devonta Freeman and Rishard Matthews who are still cheap. Very disappointed in my decision...
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September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

GoDraft NFL Week 4 DFS Fives

View image | gettyimages.com We are coming off one of the top scoring weekends in the history of fantasy football.  Last week we hit on a lot of guys and if you picked the right combo you should have cashed.  I’ll give you another 20 players this week in good spots to produce some DFS wins.  We have some real cheap guys on @GoDraft getting lots of touches so check for...
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September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Week 4 - Patriots and Titans on BYE

View image | gettyimages.com Week 4 of the NFL will be without Tom Brady, Ben Roethlisberger, Tony Romo, Jay Cutler and possibly Drew Brees. Only Brady's New England Patriots are on a BYE week. Marcus Mariota and the Tennessee Titans will also have the week off. If you are in need of a QB, these guys can help! Tyrod Taylor (39% Yahoo) vs Giants - Even Kirk Cousins...
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September 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Fantasy Baseball Playoffs Week 2 MVPs

View image | gettyimages.com Lucas Duda powered the New York Mets to a National League East crown, and fantasy baseball owners to the Championship! He hit three home runs and drove in 12, leading to a league high 53 points last week. Nolan Arenado was the only player in the MLB with double digit RBI, also driving in 12. Josh Donaldson, Curtis Granderson and Mookie ...
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September 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Ben Roethlisberger Watch - Leg Injury

With the Pittsburgh Steelers leading the St. Louis Rams 9-3 on the road, Ben Roethlisberger was just helped off the field after going down and grabbing his left calf area. Fantasy Football will look very different without Big Ben as it knocks Antonio Brown's value down quite a bit with Michael Vick at QB. Le'Veon Bell should hold his value and maybe even see an increase in...
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September 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Jets WR Eric Decker Out Week 3 vs Eagles

View image | gettyimages.com The New York Jets will have to beat the Philadelphia Eagles without WR Eric Decker, in NFL Week 3 action.  Decker suffered a PCL injury in a Week 2 win over the Indianapolis Colts, leaving the game early  He caught 8 of his 11 targets for 97 yards and caught a touchdown for a second straight week.   Ryan Fitzpatrick will turn his attention towards...
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September 27, 2015  |  Discuss

DraftKings DFS Fantasy Football - Week 3

Veteran WR Larry Fitzgerald was the top fantasy point scorer in Week 2.  DFS players went chasing Carlos Hyde points, and we all know how that worked out.  WRs Antonio Brown, Julio Jones, Jarvsi Landry and Terrance Williams were the next 4 most owned players on DraftKings Week 2.  Ben Roethlisberger was the top QB, rookie Matt Jones was the best RB, Rob Gronkowski was...
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September 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Bears WR Alshon Jeffery Oout Week 3 vs Seashawks

View image | gettyimages.com The Bears will face the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field in Week 3 without QB Jay Cutler and WR Alshon Jeffery.  A recipe for disaster.  Both teams are winless, but Seattle should win this game in dominant fashion.     The Best of the Worst in the NFL   Matt Forte owners are not going to be happy with his fantasy production...
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September 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints QB Drew Brees Out Week 3 vs Panthers

View image | gettyimages.com The New Orleans Saints will start the now famous Luke McCown at QB on Sunday.  Drew Brees is dealing with a shoulder injury and will miss his first game since 2003.  Brees has already attempted 86 pass attempts, completing 54 (62.8%) of them for 610 yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions.  The Saints are 0-2 heading into a divisional...
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September 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Value Plays on GoDraft for NFL Week 3

View image | gettyimages.com My week 2 value play WRs won me a bunch of money of @GoDraft.  We have some more great options to share if you are picking a few spots to go cheap.  My key in developing DFS lineups is to find those value plays that allow you to pay up for studs.  Check out my other weekly article DFS5s where I give you 20 guys to play this week.  These value...
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September 24, 2015  |  Discuss
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