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Fantasy Equity Scores: Turning An Eye to Upside

A pronounced negative median equity score for a wide receiver going in the first couple rounds should give you the night sweats — the kind I get when I dream of the infamous Jordy Drop or an American hellscape in which people willingly consume IPAs. God save the republic. Receivers with a ...

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Fantasy Equity Scores: Top Receivers With Scary (Good) Fantasy Floors

Creating a range of outcomes for the game’s top receivers might have more importance today — with the proliferation of Zero RB and variations of the strategy — than it’s ...

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Fantasy Equity Scores: The Quarterback Goods, For Cheap

I enjoy this part of the equity score exercise largely because it feels like a cleansing shower. I long to wash away the stink of “Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers ...

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Fantasy Equity Scores: Elite Quarterback Floors and Ceilings

I’m back for a fourth year of fantasy equity scores because, well, fantasy footballers seem not to hate their analysts raving about ranges of outcomes. And that’s what this little exercise ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Divisional Round WEEKEND UPDATE

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the WEEKEND UPDATE where I look at your GPP plays for the Divisional Round of the NFL Playoffs. If you want to ...

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Mitigating Risk: Divisional DraftKings Cash Game Plays

Follow @Justin_Redwards The time to grind is here, boys and girls. While we throw our hard-earned money at DFS and hope to become the next Milly Maker, it is prudent for ...

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Divisional Round DFS Cheat Sheet: FanDuel and DraftKings (UPDATED)

Welcome to The Fake Football Divisional Round FanDuel and DraftKings DFS Cheat Sheet! . With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Ian Goldsmith and Chet Gresham, we have put together a ...

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Divisional Round DFS Cheat Sheet: FantasyDraft and Yahoo! (UPDATED)

Welcome to The Fake Football Divisional Round FantasyDraft and Yahoo! DFS Cheat Sheet! With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Doug Shain, Chet Gresham, and Justin Bales we have put ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Divisional Round FIRST LOOK

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the FIRST LOOK at the GPP plays for the Divisional Round of the NFL Playoffs. If you want to know more about ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Wild Card Round WEEKEND UPDATE

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the WEEKEND UPDATE at the GPP plays for the Wild Card Round of the NFL Playoffs. If you want to know more ...

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Wild Card Weekend DFS Cheat Sheet: FanDuel and DraftKings (UPDATED)

Welcome to The Fake Football Wild Card Weekend FanDuel and DraftKings DFS Cheat Sheet! . With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Ian Goldsmith and Chet Gresham, we have put together ...

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Mitigating Risk: Wild Card DraftKings Cash Game Plays

Follow @Justin_Redwards The time to grind is here, boys and girls. While we throw our hard-earned money at DFS and hope to become the next Milly Maker, it is prudent for ...

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Wild Card Weekend DFS Cheat Sheet: FantasyDraft and Yahoo! (UPDATED)

Welcome to The Fake Football Wild Card Weekend FantasyDraft and Yahoo! DFS Cheat Sheet! With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Doug Shain, Chet Gresham, and Justin Bales we have ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Wild Card Round FIRST LOOK

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the FIRST LOOK at the GPP plays for the Wild Card Round of the NFL Playoffs. If you want to know more ...

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Week 17 DFS Cheat Sheet: FantasyDraft and Yahoo! (Updated)

Welcome to Week 17 of the 2016 The Fake Football FantasyDraft and Yahoo! DFS Cheat Sheet! . With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Doug Shain, Chet Gresham, and Justin ...

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Week 17 DFS Cheat Sheet: FanDuel and DraftKings (UPDATED)

Welcome to Week 17 of the 2016 The Fake Football FanDuel and DraftKings DFS Cheat Sheet! . With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Ian Goldsmith and Chet Gresham, we have ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Week 17 WEEKEND UPDATE

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the WEEKEND UPATE for NFL Week 17. If you want to know more about my article and what it’s all about, please ...

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Mitigating Risk: Week 17 DraftKings Cash Game Plays

Follow @Justin_Redwards The time to grind is here, boys and girls. While we throw our hard-earned money at DFS and hope to become the next Milly Maker, it is prudent for ...

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Streaming Spotlight – Week 17 QB & TE

Follow @chrismanniff Week 17 marks the official finale of the 2016 fantasy football season! It has been a pleasure discussing QB/TE streaming options here at TheFakeFootball with you all season, and ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Week 17 FIRST LOOK

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the FIRST LOOK at the GPP plays for NFL Week 17. If you want to know more about my article and what ...

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Week 16 DFS Cheat Sheet: FanDuel and DraftKings (UPDATED)

Welcome to Week 16 of the 2016 The Fake Football FanDuel and DraftKings DFS Cheat Sheet! . With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Ian Goldsmith and Chet Gresham, we have ...

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Week 16 DFS Cheat Sheet: FantasyDraft and Yahoo! (UPDATED)

Welcome to Week 16 of the 2016 The Fake Football FantasyDraft and Yahoo! DFS Cheat Sheet! . With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Doug Shain, Chet Gresham, and Justin ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Week 16 WEEKEND UPDATE

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the Hail Mary WEEKEND UPDATE where I look at our GPP plays for NFL Week 16. You can check out my First ...

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Mitigating Risk: Week 16 DraftKings Cash Game Plays

Follow @Justin_Redwards The time to grind is here, boys and girls. While we throw our hard-earned money at DFS and hope to become the next Milly Maker, it is prudent for ...

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Yahoo Cup – Week 15 Recap

Follow @ianrgold Follow @Bankster17 A lot of DFS sites have rolled out leagues this year, where you can play in one league with your friends all season long while still getting the ...

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Streaming Spotlight – Week 16 QB & TE

Follow @chrismanniff It’s the most wonderful time of the year! I’m not talking the holiday season folks; its Fantasy Football Championship time! For most leagues, Week 16 represents Championship Week and ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Week 16 FIRST LOOK

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the FIRST LOOK at the GPP plays for NFL Week 16. If you want to know more about my article and what ...

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Week 15 DFS Cheat Sheet: FantasyDraft and Yahoo! (UPDATED)

Welcome to Week 15 of the 2016 The Fake Football FantasyDraft and Yahoo! DFS Cheat Sheet! . With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Doug Shain, Chet Gresham, and Justin ...

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Week 15 DFS Cheat Sheet: FanDuel and DraftKings (UPDATED)

Welcome to Week 15 of the 2016 The Fake Football FanDuel and DraftKings DFS Cheat Sheet! . With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Ian Goldsmith and Chet Gresham, we have ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Week 15 WEEKEND UPDATE

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the Hail Mary WEEKEND UPDATE where I look at our GPP plays for NFL Week 15. You can check out my First ...

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Mitigating Risk: Week 15 DraftKings Cash Game Plays

Follow @Justin_Redwards The time to grind is here, boys and girls. While we throw our hard-earned money at DFS and hope to become the next Milly Maker, it is prudent for ...

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Yahoo Cup – Week 14 Recap

Follow @ianrgold Follow @Bankster17 A lot of DFS sites have rolled out leagues this year, where you can play in one league with your friends all season long while still getting the ...

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Streaming Spotlight – Week 15 QB & TE

Follow @chrismanniff Welcome back my friends to the semifinal version of the Streaming Spotlight! If your team is still alive, congratulations and let’s discuss some options to get you to the ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Week 15 FIRST LOOK

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the FIRST LOOK at the GPP plays for NFL Week 15. If you want to know more about my article and what ...

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THE WIRE TAP: WEEK 15

Follow @scedar015 Hello and welcome to the Wire Tap: Week 15. If you’re reading this, congratulations on not playing against Le’Veon Bell last weekend. Of course, Bell wasn’t the only thing that ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Week 14 WEEKEND UPDATE

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the Hail Mary WEEKEND UPDATE where I look at our GPP plays for NFL Week 14. You can check out my First ...

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Week 14 DFS Cheat Sheet: FanDuel and DraftKings (UPDATED)

Welcome to Week 14 of the 2016 The Fake Football FanDuel and DraftKings DFS Cheat Sheet! . With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Ian Goldsmith and Chet Gresham, we have ...

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Mitigating Risk: Week 14 DraftKings Cash Game Plays

Follow @lowercase11 The time to grind is here, boys and girls. While we throw our hard-earned money at DFS and hope to become the next Milly Maker, it is prudent for ...

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Week 14 DFS Cheat Sheet: FantasyDraft and Yahoo! (UPDATED)

Welcome to Week 14 of the 2016 The Fake Football FantasyDraft and Yahoo! DFS Cheat Sheet! . With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Doug Shain, Chet Gresham, and Justin ...

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Week 14 Defensive Field of Streams

Follow @fantasy_schnerd Playoff week is here, y’all! December is here and the Holidays are near. December means we need to start paying attention to the weather when streaming defenses. Snow already ...

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Streaming Spotlight – Week 14 QB & TE

Follow @chrismanniff WHAT TIME IS IT!? GAME TIME! WOOOOOO! I get psyched up every time I listen to Michael Jordan and those great Chicago Bulls teams chant before games. It gets ...

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Week 14 Starts and Sits

Follow @scedar015 Brian Hoyer in 2015: 60.7 completion percentage, 5.1 touchdown percentage, 1.9 interception percentage, and 7.2 adjusted yard/attempt. Brock Osweiler in 2015: 61.8 completion percentage, 3.6 touchdown percentage, 2.2 interception percentage, ...

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Yahoo Cup – Week 13 Recap

Follow @ianrgold Follow @Bankster17 A lot of DFS sites have rolled out leagues this year, where you can play in one league with your friends all season long while still getting the ...

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THE WIRE TAP: WEEK 14

Follow @scedar015 On any top 10 list of greatest sports press conferences, you can argue all day about spots 4-10.  There are plenty of good nominees: Mike Gundy’s “I’m a man, ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Week 14 FIRST LOOK

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the FIRST LOOK at the GPP plays for NFL Week 14. If you want to know more about my article and what ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Week 13 WEEKEND UPDATE

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the Hail Mary WEEKEND UPDATE where I look at our GPP plays for NFL Week 13. You can check out my First ...

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Week 13 DFS Cheat Sheet: FantasyDraft and Yahoo! (UPDATED)

Welcome to Week 13 of the 2016 The Fake Football FantasyDraft and Yahoo! DFS Cheat Sheet! . With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Doug Shain, Chet Gresham, and Justin ...

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Week 13 DFS Cheat Sheet: FanDuel and DraftKings (UPDATED)

Welcome to Week 13 of the 2016 The Fake Football FanDuel and DraftKings DFS Cheat Sheet! . With the help of our resident DFS Gurus Ian Goldsmith and Chet Gresham, we have ...

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Mitigating Risk: Week 13 DraftKings Cash Game Plays

Follow @lowercase11 The time to grind is here, boys and girls. While we throw our hard-earned money at DFS and hope to become the next Milly Maker, it is prudent for ...

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Streaming Spotlight – Week 13 QB & TE

Follow @chrismanniff Welcome to the Week 13 edition of the QB/TE Streaming Spotlight! Since we last talked, I have worked on enhancing my “Dad bod” transformation by crushing many delicious turkey ...

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Week 13 Starts and Sits

Follow @scedar015 Malcolm Gladwell’s Revisionist History podcast had a great episode discussing two types of geniuses: (1) those who work quickly, knowing exactly what they want to do and can deliver ...

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Week 13 Defensive Field of Streams

Follow @fantasy_schnerd I apologize for missing last week. The Thanksgiving holiday gets crazy for the girlfriend and I. We hit 4 different stops in our adventures on Turkey Day. I was ...

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Week 13 Fantasy Football Rankings

Welcome to Week 13. The fantasy regular season is drawing to a close, with the playoffs right around the corner. Cleveland and Tennessee are on bye this week, the last ...

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THE WIRE TAP: WEEK 13

Follow @scedar015 Did you head out to the mall on midnight after Thanksgiving to get in line for Black Friday deals?  Did you spend all day yesterday shopping online while trying ...

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The Hail Mary (NFL DFS): Week 13 FIRST LOOK

Follow @Bankster17 The Huddle – Opening Statement Welcome to the FIRST LOOK at the GPP plays for NFL Week 13. If you want to know more about my article and what ...

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Yahoo Cup – Week 12 Recap

Follow @ianrgold Follow @Bankster17 A lot of DFS sites have rolled out leagues this year, where you can play in one league with your friends all season long while still getting the ...

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