DFS Players Beware: Tips for Avoiding Recency Bias

The Trouble With Recency Bias It’s human nature for people to find situations that are comfortable and present the least amount of adversity.  This statement can be applied to daily fantasy sports and how most of the public goes about putting together its lineup each week. In a novice’s eyes, the higher salary players are […]

DFS NFL: Divisional Round Slate

Matt Hicks, Staff Writer When writing DFS fantasy football articles, I use DraftKings’ values. For the divisional round of the playoffs, I set 7 line-ups.   Quarterbacks Best Value: Marcus Mariota ($5,900) Mariota is right in the middle of cost this week, as the 4th most expensive quarterback. He’s coming off a 2-touchdown game where […]

DFS NFL: Wild Card Weekend Slate

Matt Hicks, Staff Writer When writing DFS fantasy football articles, we use DraftKings’ values. For the wild card round of the playoffs, I set 9 line-ups.   Quarterbacks Best Value: Alex Smith ($6,300) Smith is the QB4 on the season, but is priced as the 4th highest this week; Cam Newton is the only quarterback […]

DFS NFL: Week 17 Slate

Matt Hicks, Staff Writer When writing DFS fantasy football articles, we use DraftKings’ values. In Week 17, I set 12 line-ups. Quarterbacks Best Value: Kirk Cousins ($6,200) Cousins is QB6 on the season and is coming off two strong games. In the last two weeks, Cousins is 37-63 for 495 yards, 5 touchdowns and 1 […]

DFS NFL: Week 16 Slate

Matt Hicks, Staff Writer When writing DFS fantasy football articles, we use DraftKings’ values. In Week 16, I set 7 line-ups. Quarterbacks Best Value: Dak Prescott I wrote here how much I like Dak this week, and I think he’s a steal at $6,000. Dak is a considerably different player with Zeke; throwing for 163-259 […]