This article is going to cover my Showdown rules and rankings for DraftKings and FanDuel. This is a DFS spin on the Thanksgiving DFS game-by-game breakdown by Adam Strangis.


I am giving my quick thoughts plus strategy to building. The most important things I look for are matchups, opportunity and salary. 

I tend to go with a correlated build that tells a story. I find that wins more than it loses. The “General Rules” article will remain accurate for most games, but depending on player salary and team scheme, they can change. Check that link for my general rules; it’s a must read if you are building MME lineups. 

Thanksgiving Showdowns

There are three showdowns throughout the day. Instead of my usual long-form process for each slate,...

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