Optimal DFS lineups: Buying in on DeAngelo Williams for FanDuel

With so many question marks surrounding Week 1, Brandon Marianne Lee turned to our DFS Lineup Optimizer for an assist.

| 3 months ago
(AP Photo/Don Wright)

(AP Photo/Don Wright)

Optimal DFS lineups: Buying in on DeAngelo Williams for FanDuel


DFS players have a love/hate relationship with Week 1.

There is a plethora of bargains because the pricing comes out weeks before the teams even cut down to their final roster.

But we have the smallest amount of information possible regarding the 2016 teams. We’re going off of last year’s numbers.

Therefore, this week I decided to let PFF DFS Pro Optimizer take the wheel.

I ran an incredibly stripped-down generator search for Week 1 in FanDuel.

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As you can see, I decided to prevent QB/RB on the same team, prevented WR/RB/TE/K on the same team, and prevented offense versus defense. I kept the ROI, matchup, value and projection sliders even and at 50.

Here is the most interesting lineup out of the 10 that PFF gave me:

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Brandon Marianne Lee is a PFF Fantasy contributor, a SiriusXM host, co-founder of Her Fantasy Football and was a finalist for FSWA's Newcomer of the Year in 2014.

  • rcuneaz

    I can only see the first paragraph of the article, I have PFF Gold shouldn’t I be able to have access to the whole article?

    • rcuneaz

      still can’t see it

      • IRRELEVANT4LIFE

        none of their articles are showing up. i can’t see anything either.

  • Chris

    Yep. Having the same problem with the Pat Thorman article just posted an hour ago.

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