Whether you've played Daily Fantasy on Yahoo before or are giving it a try for the first time, this new weekly column will take an early look at the DFS landscape, revealing whom I like building lineups around and undervalued players to help you construct a better team. So with that, let's dive on in Week 1.How do DraftKings lineup recommendations work?
These DraftKings lineup recommendations are based on matchups, projected ownership, overall upside/talent levels, opportunity, and other factors such as Vegas odds, home-field advantage, and more. There are quite a few great plays available, so read on to find out which players are the best for Week 1.How can you attack a big DFS tournament this week?
A stack with the Cardinals duo in it is a great way to attack a big DFS tournament. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri) Additionally, Christian McCaffrey and Dalvin Cook are expected to be the most popular running backs of the week by a significant margin.What NFL teams are not playing in fantasy football Week 1?
For Week 1, this means that players from the Dallas Cowboys, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Chicago Bears, Los Angeles Rams, Baltimore Ravens, and Las Vegas Raiders will all be unavailable. While you can still play daily fantasy with these players in single-game slates, both the strategy and format completely changes when compared to that of the main slate.