2017 NFL DFS Playbook: Wild Card Round
Howard Bender pores over the match-ups and statistics to finalize the NFL DFS Playbook for all Wild Card Weekend contests.
Welcome to the DFS Playbook for the NFL Playoffs Wild Card Round!
One thing to remember here is that on slates with four or fewer games, I'm all about the GPP tournament plays as opposed to the nice, safe ones we like to use for cash games. You can use plenty from the this week's Playbook to build a decent cash lineup, but keep in mind that on small slates, the overlap is abundant and that tends to increase the pay lines. As a result, you'll see a general mix of high-cost plays and some bargain-basement dart with very little in-between. Yes, there are mid-level cost receivers as well because based on everything I've studies in these match-ups, you're going to have to do a little shopping in that department. We can't all use Julio Jones and Michael Thomas and expect to win that GPP.
All that being said, let's get to it...