The MLB trade deadline has passed, and we've seen some of the more significant trades of the last few years in 2021. Some of these will have some pretty substantial DFS impact as a few teams got a lot better. Let's look at the clubs that made key moves and how they apply to DFS for the rest of the season.
This isn’t your typical sleeper article for the NFL 2021 season. You won’t find Terry McLaurin, Clyde Edwards-Helarie, Brandon Aiyuk, or CeeDee Lamb in the following list. Everyone knows those guys have an opportunity to pop off.
The Tampa Bay Bucs are in an enviable situation entering 2021. The Super Bowl champs were able to retain their entire roster, and while cap gymnastics certainly played a role in their ability to do that, the underlying reason that was possible, and the foundation of this championship team, lies in Jason Licht’s strong draft results in recent years.
As strange as it was to see Tom Brady depart New England, it will be at least as strange to see the New Orleans Saints without Drew Brees. The circumstances surrounding Hurricane Katrina, and the way the quarterback and the team helped to lift the city’s morale in the aftermath, seemed to create a bond between the signal-caller and the city unlike any other I’ve witnessed.
When the Carolina Panthers passed on the opportunity to draft quarterbacks Justin Fields and Mac Jones to select corner Jaycee Horn, their draftee got lost in the shuffle to a certain degree. That theme will repeat here; while I’ll get to Horn and the defense, the more significant part of the pick was that head coach Matt Rhule and his new GM, Scott Fitterer, have cast their lot with quarterback Sam Darnold.
to consider post-All-Star break as we get into the season's later months. We can break these factors into five categories, with a unique one specific to these times in particular: trades, motivation, rest, late-season call-ups, and COVID-19.
Didn’t tune into the NFL Draft? That’s understandable. You didn’t miss much. Roger Goodell had awkward encounters with grown adults in overly elaborate team costumes as selections were revealed at a snail’s pace.
Arizona sports fans may be pleased to hear that they will be able to place sports wagers on their favorite sports in the near future as the NFL season approaches. Arizona's Department of Gaming has confirmed a new set of rules for sports wagering and expects a full launch of sports betting across the state on September 9th.
Legalizing sports betting in the state of California has been an ongoing battle for many years. In 2022, there's some expectation that a new ballot initiative would grant the right to offer sports betting services at American Indian gaming casinos and licensed racetracks if it becomes law in November of 2022. The initiative would also legalize roulette, dice, and craps at certain eligible tribal casinos, according to Ballotpedia.
Sometimes it’s difficult to follow every offseason move in the NFL. That’s why we put together this simple list outlining the 10 Best Offensive Players joining new squads in 2021. From blockbuster trade pieces like Julio Jones to under-the-radar acquisitions like Mike Davis, you should probably know where these noteworthy players landed.
The Atlanta Falcons firmly established the direction of their new regime under GM Terry Fontenot and Head Coach Arthur Smith with the selection of tight end Kyle Pitts with the 4th overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft. They added another blue-chip pass-catching prospect to go along with receivers Julio Jones and Calvin Ridley, but as importantly, reaffirmed their commitment to quarterback Matt Ryan.
I give general manager Jon Robinson and head coach Mike Vrabel a lot of credit for their selection of corner Caleb Farley with their first-round pick
We have a nicely sized 10-game slate on deck on FanDuel tonight, with an 11-gamer on DraftKings that includes the shortened doubleheader Toronto-Boston game. Some would say slates with around 10 games are a bit of a sweet spot between the massive 15 gamers and the somewhat scant 6-8 game slates we sometimes see. Let's dig in.
nt in the 2021 NFL season than the Jacksonville Jaguars. With a new GM (Trent Baalke), head coach (Urban Meyer), and franchise quarterback (Trevor Lawrence), it’s the start of a new era for the Jags.
Looking for a gold medal winning tip ahead of the 2021 Olympic Golf tournament, you've come to the right place with our last minute betting tips.
We’ve looked at the outright market ahead of this week’s action in Tokyo, but the betting opportunities don’t end there. There can only be one winner of that sought-after gold medal, but...
Olympic glory in Tokyo. Many of the biggest names in golf will gather at Kasumigaseki Country Club, which interestingly hasn’t been used for an event since hosting the 2010 Asian Amateur Championship, won by none other than Hideki Matsuyama.
have fielded a roster capable of competing for a Super Bowl. The key variable in the equation has been the quarterback position, and as that has varied, so have the team’s fortunes.
The roster of 60 competitors in the race for Olympic gold includes Collin Morikawa, Justin Thomas, Rory McIlroy, Viktor Hovland, Paul Casey, and Hideki Matsuyama. Because there is no cut, all participants in Tokyo will enjoy four rounds of golf. The field was much stronger until the shocking news that Jon Rahm and Bryson DeChambeau had both tested positive for COVID and had to withdraw over the weekend.