NFL Conference Championships DFS: Optimal Lineups
Howard Bender gives his thoughts on how the NFL Conference Championships will play out and also offers some DFS example lineups for GPP tournament contests.
So you wanna play the two-game slate, huh?
I don't think I need to reiterate my feelings about playing the short slates, but just to sum up, I stay in the GPP tournament lane only. Cash games will have a ton of overlap which ultimately raises the paylines, making it harder to cash. By staying in the GPP tournament mindset, I can get a little weird with some of my selections and not really worry if I'm leaving too much money on the table. Remember, if you want to differentiate yourself from the rest of the herd and take down one of these big tournament prizes, you need to seek out some random names who you think could find themselves in line for a surprisingly good game; a touchdown at the least.
Before you get to the lineups, here are a few thoughts about each game:
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