By ADANAI staffUUnless you are blind and deaf, you have seen an ad for DraftKings or Fan Duel over the past month. Both Daily Fantasy Sites (DFS) are blowing out the ad budget in advance of the start of the NFL season. Draft Kings spent $24 million just last week! As discussed here, these contests are not as simple as that office season long fantasy league you’ve been dominating for years – there are some serious professionals in these DFS contests who spend days and days crunching numbers.
That being said, as they say with the Mega Millions: You Gotta Be In It To Win It. So if you plan on joining one of these daily fantasy games, here are a few daily fantasy tips:
Don’t pay for an expensive defense – while the Seahawks defense is fun to watch there are a bunch of better values out there. Here is a hint – check the over/under #s for each game. Find a game with a low # and see if either of those teams is a bargain on the DFS site.