Rotogrinders.com Advanced Matchup Plays: NFL Week 6

With the growing popularity of daily fantasy football and more new users arriving by the day – simply looking at the basic information and statistics available to everyone will not give you the edge you need to consistently submit winning lineups. Using data from Pro Football Focus provides a unique way to look at player statistics and participation not found anywhere else.

I’ve gone with some less obvious and contrarian picks worth using in large field tournaments with a lower ownership percentage. That doesn’t mean there won’t be chalk players listed – there are still players that need to be in your lineup.

The recommendations last week were a vast improvement from Week 4. Let’s build on our recent success and hope to avoid any future coach-speak landmines (I’m looking at you Bishop Sankey).

Here are the picks this week:

Rotogrinders.com Advanced Matchup Plays: NFL Week 5

With the growing popularity of daily fantasy football and more new users arriving by the day, simply looking at the basic information and statistics available to everyone will not give you the edge you need to consistently submit winning lineups. Using data from Pro Football Focus provides a unique way to look at player statistics and participation not found anywhere else.

I’ve gone with some less obvious and contrarian picks worth using in large field tournaments with a lower ownership percentage. That doesn’t mean there won’t be chalk players listed – there are still players that need to be in your lineup.

Last week’s picks were abysmal. Many of my recommendations bombed (I’m looking at you Tom Brady) so I’m ready to get back to it this week. It is a good reminder to keep a good process over chasing results. But I still hate to be wrong.

Here are the picks this week:

Rotogrinders.com Advanced Matchup Plays: NFL Week 4

With the growing popularity of daily fantasy football and more new users arriving by the day – simply looking at the basic information and statistics available to everyone will not give you the edge you need to consistently submit winning lineups. Using data from Pro Football Focus provides a unique way to look at player statistics and participation not found anywhere else.

I’ve gone with some less obvious and contrarian picks worth using in large field tournaments with a lower ownership percentage. That doesn’t mean there won’t be chalk players listed – there are still players that need to be in your lineup.

As the season progresses, there will be more data to include with each player. Three games is a small sample size to draw many meaningful conclusions at this point, but that doesn’t mean we can’t use the advanced data to find some good plays.

Here are the picks this week:

Rotogrinders.com Advanced Matchup Plays: NFL Week 3

With the growing popularity of daily fantasy football and more new users arriving by the day – simply looking at the basic information and statistics available to everyone will not give you the edge you need to consistently submit winning lineups. Using data from Pro Football Focus provides a unique way to look at player statistics and participation not found anywhere else.

As I did last season, I’ve tried to go with some less obvious and contrarian picks worth using in large field tournaments with a lower ownership percentage. That doesn’t mean there won’t be chalk players listed – there are still players that need to be in your lineup.

As the season progresses, there will be more data to include with each player. Two games is a small sample size to draw many meaningful conclusions at this point, but that doesn’t mean we can’t use the advanced data to find some good plays.

Here are the picks this week: