There are many different approaches you can take when building your Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) lineups each and every week. Each week things change. Match-ups, prices, weather, and roles on teams all change. Despite all these changes, there are specific principles we should follow.

Who’s Playing Who?

Obvious, right? But you’d be surprised how many times that is ignored due to a player you like or that had a big game the prior week. Knowing when certain teams and players are squaring off with weaker opponents is something we want to attack. We will know early on who the weaker teams are going to be and which teams will be the alpha, at least from an offensive perspective.

Viva Las Vegas

After we figure out who’s playing who, we should head over to the Fantasy Alarm Vegas Odds tool. Over/unders for every game matter because it gives us an idea on which offenses we are expecting to put up the most points, which teams are not, which games are expected to be blowouts, and...