Rob

Since getting out of the casino business, Rob has been playing DFS regularly with a focus on MMA and NASCAR. He now lives in Denver, CO.

UFC 241 – August 17, 2019

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SPENDING DOWN TO WIN This week features some high priced fighters with bigger than usual potential to score in DFS contests. Managing your salaries will be a key to lineup construction on Saturday and you cannot overpay for fighters who won’t deliver. Let’s take a look at fighters you may want to pass on this week and some cheaper alternatives available. HANNAH CIFERS (DK $ 9,200) – Hannah faces Jodie Esquibel …

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UFC FIGHT NIGHT 156 – August 10,2019

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TOP PLAYS FOR UFC IN ARGENTINA We’re only a week away from Cormier vs Miocic 2 and it may be hard to focus on this week but I’ve identified some good plays for this week in Argentina. Here are three key fights to look at for DFS contests on Saturday. RODOLFO VIEIRA (DK $9,100) vs OSKAR PIECHOTA (DK $7,100) On the surface this fight might be a bit puzzling to …

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UFC ON ESPN 5 – August 3, 2019

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SEARCHING FOR SCORES Scoring looks to be low this week and the key to DFS contests will to be finding the best potential for fantasy points. Three fights get a deeper look in this week’s insights. TREVIN GILES (DK $8,500) vs GERALD MEERSCHAERT (DK $7,700) Betting odds make Giles the 6th biggest favorite this week and DraftKings has him sitting at 9th in salary. He has the third highest FPPF …

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UFC 240 – July 27, 2019

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DFS POP QUIZ This week’s article will be a departure from our typical format. Rather than analyzing key fights and discussing exposures, we will focus on DFS strategy specific to this week’s slate. Pop quiz: 1. Four fighters priced over $9,000 carry an average of 90+ FPPF (fantasy points per fight) this week. How many do you play in your lineups? A) 1 B) 2 C) 3 D) Play them …

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UFC ON ESPN 4 – July 20, 2019

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PLAYING MME CONTESTS WITH HIGHER THAN USUAL UNPREDICTABILITY On the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, the UFC lands in San Antonio for more action on Saturday. I make this week’s fights to be very closely matched in comparison to most weeks in the UFC. For this reason, the collection of lineups used in MME contests should feature a large number of fighters being used with a fair amount …

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UFC FIGHT NIGHT 155 – July 13, 2019

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THE WOMEN OF UFC FIGHT NIGHT IN SACRAMENTO We take a look at three women’s bouts that present good opportunity for DFS contests this week in Sacramento. JULIANNA PENA (DK $9,000) vs NICCO MONTANO (DK $7,200) These two fighters have the highest combined FPPF of the night. These numbers are skewed quite a bit by Montano’s sole number being 158.0 FP against Roxanne Modafferi in December of 2017. In that …

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UFC 239 – July 6, 2019

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UNDERDOG PLAYS FOR UFC IN LAS VEGAS Happy Independence Day to all! The UFC is in the good ol’ U. S. of A. this week and Las Vegas plays host to two title fights. There are some heavy favorites this week and finding value under $8K will be key in DFS contests on Saturday. Here are three plays I recommend under that price point. JAN BLACHOWICZ (DK $7,800) – Despite …

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UFC FIGHT NIGHT 154 – June 22, 2019

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BREAKING DOWN THREE KEY FIGHTS FOR DFS CONTESTS ON SATURDAY After taking last week off, the UFC is back on Saturday as Greenville plays host to some highly anticipated matchups. ANDREA LEE (DK $8,700) vs MONTANA DE LA ROSA (DK $7,500) Andrea Lee is one of my favorite fighters in the UFC today. I believe that she has excellent striking and solid grappling. She is facing the worst possible matchup here …

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UFC 238 – June 8, 2019

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MID TIER PLAYS FOR UFC CHICAGO We will skip some of the big salary favorites this week and look to find value for fighters coming in under $9,000 in salary this week as the UFC heads to Chicago for some more fighting action on Saturday. HENRY CEJUDO (DK $7,900) vs MARLON MORAES (DK $8,300) This is clearly one of the most exciting matchups of the evening. Flyweight champ Henry Cejudo …

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UFC FIGHT NIGHT 153 – June 1, 2019

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LOW SALARY PLAYS TO PAIR WITH TOP TIER FIGHTERS We examine two higher salary fighters and recommend two low salary plays to offset the cost as the UFC goes to Sweden on Saturday. ALEXANDER GUSTAFSSON (DK $9,300) – Anthony Smith is a very good fighter but he isn’t quite on the level of Gustafsson. As the fighters take the octagon in Sweden, Gustafsson will have the clear advantage as both …

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UFC FIGHT NIGHT 152 – May 18, 2019

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PLAYS IN THE $8,000-$8,500 RANGE FOR FIGHT NIGHT This week presents some heavy favorites at high salaries. In order to balance out lineups with big salaries it is important to have a solid options in the middle tier to pair with them. Here are three plays in the mid-range for this weeks DFS contests. TREVIN GILES (DK $8,400) – Trevin Giles has an undefeated professional record with 10 of his …

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UFC 237 – May 11, 2019

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UFC RETURNS TO BRAZIL The UFC has a great lineup this Saturday in Rio. We will be taking a look at three key fights that deserve consideration for DFS lineups. JESSICA ANDRADE (DK $8,300) vs ROSE NAMAJUNAS (DK $7,900) I am really excited for this fight. It has a lot more intrigue than strawweight fights are supposed to have. As a Main Event, it is an exciting matchup and even …

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GANDER RV 400 – May 5, 2019

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THIS WEEKS’ RACING ACTION HEADS TO DOVER INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY NASCAR takes to the east coast for racing action in Delaware this week and we have picks for both DraftKings and FanDuel for you. DraftKings Pick DANIEL SUAREZ (DK $7,700) – Daniel Suarez has had good success at Dover in Cup Series racing. In his four races on this track, he has four top ten finishes. He has the highest average …

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UFC FIGHT NIGHT 151 – May 4, 2019

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THREE KEY FIGHTS FOR UFC IN CANADA UFC goes “north of the wall” and sets up shop in Ottawa on Saturday. We take a deeper look at three fights and suggest some fighters than be key in lineup construction this week. MACY CHIASSON (DK $9,400) vs SARAH MORAS (DK $6,800) I hate stating the obvious in these articles, but occasionally I find that I must make sure the obvious is …

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UFC FIGHT NIGHT 150 – April 27, 2019

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BELOW AVERAGE SALARY PLAYS The UFC returns to U.S. soil this week for Fight Night in Florida. This week we look at fighters who present scoring opportunity despite being priced less than their opponents. Although these fighters are not guaranteed, they do give a compelling reason to be used in DFS contests. Especially in MME contests, finding a lower salary fighter who can post a big number is key to …

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UFC FIGHT NIGHT 149 – April 20, 2019

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SEVERAL NEW FIGHTERS MAKING THEIR OCTAGON DEBUTS IN ST. PETERSBURG In their effort to expand the brand globally, the UFC goes to Russia with a card full of unknowns and local talent. Ultimately, this is good for the UFC but it does make for a weaker card than most Saturdays. It also calls for an earlier start which makes for a poor audience. With the unknowns involved and the limited …

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UFC 236 – April 13, 2019

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BACK TO ACTION IN ATLANTA The UFC took the week off last week but resumes in Atlanta for some great action and two title fights. We will take a look at three fights and offer some advice on how to approach them in Saturday’s DFS contests. BRANDON DAVIS (DK $8,700) vs RANDY COSTA (DK $7,500) Randy Costa will make his UFC against an experienced fighter in Brandon Davis. Costa brings …

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FOOD CITY 500 – April 7, 2019

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NASCAR HEADS TO BRISTOL MOTOR SPEEDWAY The Food City 500 takes place in Tennessee and we have picks for both DraftKings and FanDuel DFS contests this week. DraftKings Picks KYLE LARSON (DK $9,500) – Kyle Larson should come in under the radar this week after two very disappointing showings the past two Sundays. He heads to Bristol on Sunday where he has more than his measure of success. Last time …

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O’REILLY AUTO PARTS 500 – March 31, 2019

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NASCAR HEADS TO TEXAS FOR MORE RACING ACTION We follow NASCAR to Fort Worth this week where we have selected picks for both DraftKings and FanDuel DFS contests on Sunday. DraftKings Picks KURT BUSCH (DK $9,500) – Last week Kurt didn’t make our list after being priced over $10K for the first time this season. This week he falls back after a mediocre 12th place finish last week. Priced $700 …

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UFC ON ESPN 2 – March 30, 2019

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SPENDING ON TOP TIER FIGHTERS FOR DFS CONTESTS THIS WEEK The UFC heads to Philadelphia this week. This week will take a look at fighters over $9,000 in salary and discuss which fighters deserve the most play in DFS contests. RAY BORG (DK $9,400) – Very few fighters fare well when facing Demetrious Johnson. In Borg’s last fight, he managed to go nearly five rounds with “Mighty Mouse”. In that …

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