DFS CFB: National Championship
Mark Taylor takes you through his thought process and a couple of example lineups for tonight's National Championship showdown on DraftKings and FanDuel.
In advance of the typical depression that follows the National Championship game fueled by the thought that there will be no College Football for months - we have ONE MORE GAME! Let’s enjoy it and do the best we can to cash in on these final “Showdown” moments for the CFB DFS season.
In order to do this, we must come up with our game script. Since I am leaning heavily towards a Clemson +5.5 and OVER the total 58 points, we’ll use that as a baseline. Then, we need to find the best plays and … well, cash in.
DraftKings - Showdown (6 players; 1 “Captain” scores 1.5x points)
In this contest, you pick six FLEX players (regardless of position) and one “Captain” that scores you 1.5x points. Obviously, let’s start there. Who is our “captain”? It’s Clemson freshman QB Trevor Lawrence. This kid is no longer a true freshman. Since taking the reigns of this offense, he has been the most impressive quarterback in the land - regardless of class. He picked apart a top...