Are you ready? Can you feel it? The start of the NFL season is upon us and with many of us wrapping up or seasonal fantasy football drafts we now turn our focus to the DFS game. There are a ton of different strategies on how to build your lineups and how to manage your money but none of that matters until you understand the contests that are available to you and that’s what we will be breaking down here. The common types of DFS contests and what makes them appealing to play. Which are the best to consistently make money and which are for the dreamers looking to hit the lottery. Let’s get it started!

Guaranteed Prize Pool (GPP)

You will often hear the term GPP thrown about DFS conversation. The GPP contests have huge guaranteed prizes put up by the DFS platform and they will payout whether the contest fills or not. Typically, these contests payout somewhere in the range of 20% of the playing field with tiered payouts.  There are few different forms of GPP contests with the...