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Michael Leone

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Michael Leone is a former Buffalo News sports clerk who has won several daily fantasy sports championships. His fantasy football column will appear weekly at [BN] Blitz.

One of the difficulties in fantasy football is quickly adjusting and reacting to short sample sizes, changing game plans, and the impact of injuries. With just 17 weeks, we have to be quick to identify changing situations and stay one step ahead of the competition. In that spirit let’s take a look at some NFL DFS plays for cash games and tournaments this week who have…

We’ve spent a lot of time in this space this season discussing the importance of volume when it comes to selecting your daily fantasy sports (DFS) rosters, but this week we’re going to shift gears a bit and identify some of the matchups to target. One of the difficulties when playing fantasy football is you’re forced to make decisions off of data that’s generall…

Picking Cash Game Running Backs We’ve talked bout the importance of volume when it comes to fantasy football before in this space, and that’s especially true at the skill positions. Today we’ll talk about the type of volume you’re looking for when picking running backs, particularly in cash games on DraftKings (contests where roughly half the field is paid outs,…

Last week in this space, we took a look at the effectiveness of stacking quarterbacks with their top wide receiver. It’s a simple and popular way of stacking to add upside to your tournament teams. This week let’s take a look at other types of correlated stacks you can employ on your tournament daily fantasy sports (DFS) teams to increase upside. Three-man stacks…