Eight tips for succeeding in Daily Fantasy Football

Jun 27, 2018 - 1:48 PM ET

With the NFL preseason well underway, daily fantasy players are licking their chops with the regular season on the horizon. With hundreds of thousands of DFS enthusiasts pounding out their best lineups in hopes of taking down massive cash prizes, here are eight tips to help you put together the best possible roster each and every Sunday.

Daily fantasy baseball primer: 10 tips to get you started

Aug 24, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

It doesn't take a fancy formula, a subscription to an experts web site or unlimited disposable income to be a daily fantasy baseball champion. All it takes is common sense - and a little luck doesn't hurt, either. Let Monty Andrews be your guide to DFS baseball success.

Early season NFL Daily Fantasy bargains and busts - QB, RB, WR

Aug 22, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

Monty Andrews guides you through the best bargain options and players with the biggest daily fantasy bust potential for the early weeks of the NFL season.

A beginner's guide to Daily Fantasy Football success

Aug 13, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

Do you crave the thrill of potentially winning tens or even hundreds of thousands of dollars in one fantastic autumn afternoon? Of course you do. Monty Andrew has a beginner's guide to Daily Fantasy Football for the DFS noobs.

How to Master a Three-Entry MLB Daily Fantasy Tournament

Jun 29, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

Daily fantasy sites now offer an array of different tournament options - ranging from single-entry competitions to massive ten-entry events. Covers breaks down a strategy for building your bankroll when participating in three-entry MLB contests.

How to Treat Injury Call-ups in Daily Fantasy

Jun 15, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

There is a temptation among both casual and die-hard daily fantasy players to read about a hot young injury call-up and automatically slot him into their lineups, but there are some factors to consider when deciding when to play a recent minor-league addition.

How to assess slow starters in MLB daily fantasy

Apr 12, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

We're just over a week and a half into the Major League Baseball season, and some players have already cost daily fantasy players hundreds or even thousands of dollars. Slow starts are a part of every major pro sport, but that doesn't make them any less frustrating.

Three stats and splits you can trust in MLB daily fantasy

Apr 5, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

Baseball is inundated with statistics. And while there's certainly nothing wrong with that - especially for those who love numbers - an overload of stats can cause major problems when it comes to building your daily fantasy lineup.

FanDuel adds MLB late swap - what does it mean?

Mar 29, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

Daily fantasy players who have been waiting for the major-league baseball season to get underway have two reasons to be excited. Not only is the MLB campaign around the corner, but FanDuel is implementing a dramatic change to the way you build your lineup.

NBA daily fantasy: How to predict NBA rest days

Feb 14, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

One of the biggest impediments to constructing a sound lineup, particularly early in the day, is the rash of DNP-Rest designations that have plagued the NBA this season. Monty Andrews guides you through the standard formulas for predicting these unpredictable days off.

How reliable have Vegas betting trends been in shaping DFS picks?

Feb 7, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

With each week that passes, a growing number of daily fantasy players lean on the Vegas odds to determine which games to target when building their roster. It's a savvy move because oddsmakers know the league as well as anyone. But just how helpful have oddsmakers been so far?

Daily fantasy: How to properly anchor your NHL cash game lineup

Jan 31, 2017 - 11:00 PM ET

The NHL is the toughest sport to handicap in daily fantasy given the randomness of offensive production, but Monty Andrews has some valuable advice that could help line your pockets in green.

How to avoid late-night heartbreak in NBA daily fantasy

Oct 25, 2016 - 11:00 PM ET

Monty Andrews is here to help with three tips you should follow if you'd like to increase your chances of fielding a full active roster and avoid any late night roster-killing surprises.

How to Hit on a Low-Salary Quarterback in Daily Fantasy

Sep 28, 2016 - 11:00 PM ET

Not all cheap QBs are equal - and when it comes to identifying the best plays, you need to consider a number of factors that can make or break your cash-game or tournament lineups. Here are the most important things to weigh.

How to be a good NFL kicker picker in DFS

Sep 14, 2016 - 11:00 PM ET

When it comes to selecting the right kicker, most people don’t have the slightest idea how to maximize value - and that’s just as important as any other positional analysis.

How to use league splits in daily fantasy baseball

Aug 10, 2016 - 11:00 PM ET

With the dog days of August now upon us, it can be difficult to find new places from which to mine useful daily fantasy information. One of the more interesting practices is to examine league-wide splits to see if any conclusions can be gleaned that might be applicable to your daily fantasy lineups.

Need an Edge in Daily Fantasy? Watch the Weather

Jun 8, 2016 - 11:00 PM ET

Daily fantasy players look for whatever edge they can find - and that includes factors that have nothing to do with lineups, starting pitchers or home-field advantage.

How to select low-cost stacks for daily fantasy baseball

Apr 14, 2016 - 11:00 PM ET

The majority of daily fantasy players know that building a potent baseball stack is the best way to prevail in both cash game and guaranteed prize pool contests.

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