Author Archives: Chris Smith

#DFS Specialist for @DFF_Dynasty & Writer for @DFF_ReDraft. You can find me on Twitter @Chrisheatcanes. #DFFArmy #FantasyFootball

Thursday Night Weekly Kickoff September 19, 2019

Week three of “Thursday Night Kick-off” starts with a defensive divisional matchup. The Jacksonville Jaguars will host the Tennessee Titans. With both teams coming off a loss, a win is needed to get back on track. This makes for a great game to start ...

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DFS Primetime: Volume 2 September 15, 2019

Its prime time which is the best time to have a beer and enjoy the late-night clip. This week will be a lot easier to try and pick some good players. It’s a regular Monday this week with only two games. So, Let’s take a look at the matchups. ...

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Turbotastic: Week Two September 15, 2019

It’s week two of the NFL season, and this week should be just as great as last week. There’s a set of great matchups to take a look at, but be careful; the second week can really sour expectations. Hop in and find out where the pitfalls lie, and where...

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Primetime Volume 1 September 8, 2019

On Sunday night DraftKings offers another great opportunity to make money. And who doesn't love the chance to stack dough? Its called “Primetime”, and it's listed in the Classic section. Your matchups normally include the Sunday night game and the Mon...

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DraftKings Sunday Turbo September 8, 2019

DraftKings offers a turbo section for the Sunday mid-day clip. Just another way to win money but it starts fast and ends even faster. You can draft players from a select number of evening games.  We’ll take a look at the matchups and figure out the bes...

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Thursday Night Football (and DFS) Is Finally Here September 4, 2019

If you're looking for which players to use from Thursday Night Football's Bears vs. Packers game you've come to the right place. DFF gives you the locks, sleepers and players you should avoid in DFS action.

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Cream Rises To The Top (CRTT) August 13, 2019

People often say the preseason is worthless. Either the game plans are too basic and there is nothing on the line. Sometimes injuries could lead to losing a favorite player on the draft board. But to me, the preseason is the most crucial part of the fanta...

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Ravens Ground and Pound March 20, 2019

00The Ravens have been a running team since the beginning, with Jamaal Lewis, Priest Holmes, and yes, even Justin Forsett. What is hard to accept is that having a stable running game keeps your defense fresh and keeps the defensive coordinator on the othe...

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OBJ to Cleveland: A New York State of Mind March 13, 2019

Chris Smith and Sam Terry had the pleasure of combining on the topic of the fantasy fallout for the New York Giants once the Odell Beckham, Jr. trade went down. Here are their thoughts: Chris: The Giants finally made a move in the Free Agency Frenzy this ...

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Wide Receivers Post-Combine Outlook March 12, 2019

Let the hype train begin–it’s wide receiver time! This was the best group of offensive players at the combine, so let’s break them down and see what we can find. I’ve separated them into two categories. The first group could have an immediate impa...

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Quarterbacks of the 2019 NFL Draft March 8, 2019

Ok, it’s quarterback time and this year it’s a very short list. First, let’s look at the league as a whole. A lot of general managers aren’t happy about missing out on Patrick Mahomes. To understand what I mean think of it this way: 31 teams misse...

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Tight End NFL Draft March 5, 2019

Let’s see what rookie tight ends could have some fantasy production in the 2019 season. Normally tight ends take time to develop, but there might be some fantasy gold in this year’s draft. The most important thing about the tight end position is the s...

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NFL Running Backs Combine Eval March 3, 2019

Hey fantasy loyalists, the NFL Combine is here, and it’s time to evaluate the running backs. What are we looking for, exactly? You hear a lot of things, like how a forty time dictates how successful a football player can be. Others say there is nothing ...

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Week 11 Doing Your Homework November 15, 2018

What’s the worst part of school, but the best part of fantasy football? Homework! I used to hate homework in high school, but I learned then that you have to put in the work to see results. And that’s what this series will touch on. For those of you w...

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NBA Fantasy Basketball Corner October 23, 2018

Well, it’s been a busy week in fantasy basketball. Rondo suspended three games for fighting and spitting on Chris Paul. Chris Paul suspended two games for throwing two punches. And Brandon Ingram suspended four games for throwing a punch and getting in ...

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Daily Fantasy Basketball Season Preview October 15, 2018

The NBA season is finally here and based on the projections it’s going to be a three-peat for the Golden State Warriors. But not so fast, this season is a lot more even than people think. The Lakers have more talent on this team than the Cleveland Caval...

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AFC East Week 6 Fantasy Preview October 12, 2018

What to Look For Oh, the old AFC East, i.e. Town. The Patriots own this division like Chef Bobby Flay owns meat, period–you’ve never had a perfect steak if you haven’t had a Bobby steak. With wins by Buffalo and the Jets last week, the race for last...

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NFC South Week 6 Fantasy Preview October 12, 2018

The NFC South has been more similar to the “Wild West” than it has the “Deep South” this year. The Falcons are 1-4. Calvin Ridley is outscoring Julio Jones in Fantasy. Jameis Winston is being challenged for the starting job by Ryan Fitzpatrick… ...

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NFC East Week 6 Fantasy Preview October 11, 2018

What to Watch For: Will any team in this division finish with a winning record? I think it’s a wait-and-see but…probably not. As bad as this division looked this week with all the teams taking a loss, it seems like an 8-8 record will win the division....

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Week 4 Fantasy Preview: NFC South September 29, 2018

Oh, the tricky NFC South, where the food is great but the defenses are terrible. If you have players playing against this division, start them. New Orleans Saints The bayou is ripe with three big fantasy football stars: , , and . These three guys are tear...

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