Don’t Panic….Yet: Week 2 Preview

David Johnson is out for months? Paylines were way down? Alex Smith was the most productive quarterback in the NFL? Is it the end of days? Can we possibly add any more questions to this preview? Fear Not, FigNation! We are back to cap off week 1 with a little levity and Continue reading “Don’t Panic….Yet: Week 2 Preview”

Week 2 Thursday DFS Preview

Once again…. I hate the Thursday game! This game is a great example as to why: two offenses that sruggled to get anything done in week 1, both on a shortened week, both with major question marks n multiple positions. So let’s dive in!  Continue reading “Week 2 Thursday DFS Preview”

Week 1 DFS Recap: Alert Level – Willie

“I warned ya! Didn’t I warn ya? That chalk was forged by Lucifer himself!” –Groundskeeper Willie

I love The Simpsons, so until I get a cease and desist order from them, I’ll likely be using characters to indicate my alarm level week to week on my lineups. This week, the alarm level is Willie. Willie loves to make dire predictions and then gloat when they come true. I warned you all that early DFS was volatile and this week was just that! Let’s see how my lineups did:  Continue reading “Week 1 DFS Recap: Alert Level – Willie”

Fignuts Week 1 DFS lineups

So the major sites have restrictions on sharing lineups, so I cannot post my lineups before they go live, but once lineups lock at the start of the 1 PM games. I’m free to discuss what I did. Now the first question should be, “Why should I care about your lineups once they’ve locked? I can’t use them.” and its a fair one. The answer though is very straight forward, if my picks are all terrible, why would you listen to our podcast? By sharing my lineups on Sunday after you cannot use them and before games go final, you can decide for yourself. Continue reading “Fignuts Week 1 DFS lineups”

Week 1 DFS Thursday: Britt Hates Thursday Games

Let me start by saying, I prefer to avoid using players on Thursdays nights as a general rule. The shorter time to practice, the shorter physical recovery time (particularly as the season goes on), and the rush on coaches to game plan all factor in to less consistent performance and harder predictions when it comes to DFS. That being said, I did promise to post my thoughts on Thursday night games each week, and its time to discuss week 1. Continue reading “Week 1 DFS Thursday: Britt Hates Thursday Games”