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Welcome to Draft Ops – your source for Daily Fantasy Football Stats, Analysis and Predictions for Daily Fantasy Football Fanatics on DraftKings and FanDuel or any other DFS platform.

DFS Stats & Analysis

There are many key stats to look for your DFS lineup, but nothing more important than PLAYER USAGE PERCENTAGE.  Our DFS stats, analysis and predictions cover just about everything you need to play DFS on DraftKings, FanDuel or any other DFS platform.  Click below to review our sample reports.

COACH'S CHALLENGE

We breakdown every phase of the game and we provide you with stats you will need for that prize and that’s it.  How do we breakdown the game?  Most sites will give you total yards and base predictions and analysis on that, but we go deeper, much deeper.

DEFENSE! DEFENSE! DEFENSE!

We look at total yards and the breaddown those yards – how many are part of the run game, then what is the pass and those two equal the total yards and from there – we develop our player usage or distribution report.

FOOTBALL IS MY LIFE!!!

Have you ever been to an almost empty SoFi stadium?  In this house, it’s all about football, even coaching my sons flag football team – this was the big game at SoFi stadium.  We won 20-0 and went 10-0 that season.  He’s a Chiefs fan and I’m a NY Giants fan.  With Draft Ops, we’ve combined our love of football and math to bring you the best possible stats, analysis and predictions for Daily Fantasy Football fanatics for DraftKings, FanDuel or any other DFS platform.  We provide you with only the stats, analysis and predictions by prizes on DraftKings or FanDuel.

Daily Fantasy Football Stats & Analysis

For DraftKings, FanDuel or any other DFS platform.

We provide you with the stats, analysis and predictions you will need by prize - the Captains mode games - Thursday, Sunday Night and Monday Night Football and then for the big prize, the Sunday morning and afternoon games.

After Week 1 of the 2023 NFL season kickoff weekend, we are launching our Daily Fantasy Football Stats, Analysis and Predictions podcast/webcast.  We’ll preview the games by prizes on DraftKings or FanDuel – so there will be a podcast for the Showdown games (Thuday Night Football, Sunday Night Football and Monday Night Football) and one for the big prize.  While it is brought to you by us Draft.com for purely entertainment purposes we are bringing it to you as a different brand “Touchdowns And /Tequila”. For Week one of the NFL season, we thought it would be fun to utilize AI to summarize Thursday Night Football game and the Sunday Night Football game. After week, 1 you get boring old me, but from a local bar in the South Bay, with lot’s of good Tequila, Stats, Analusis, Predictions and “Bar Games”.

NFL SCHEDULE WEEK 1

Thursday, September 7 - Monday, September

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Thursday Night Football Week 1 Game Preview

Sunday Night Football Week 1 Game Preview

Monday Night Football Game Preview

ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL?  Yes, we are, yes indeed.  The 2023 NFL season kicks off at home with the Kansas City Chiefs Vs. the Detroit Lions.  For Daily Fantasy Football fans that play on DraftKings, FanDuel or any other DFS platform, there are a total of 4 prize options - 3 Captain's Mode games - Thursday, Sunday and Monday Night Football and then the big prize games consists of 13 games - so get your math book out and start crunching numbers - well, if you're a member to our site- (LOGIN) we do all the match for you.  From Player Usage, to Distribution, Predictions and much more to help your odds. We have the best stats, analysis and predictions data for you, including advanced analytics.

For each Week of the regular 2023 NFL season, we provide you with game analysis, advise, stats and predictions by prize to improve your odds in winning the big prize.  Please note that for each week, we will publish our advise, stats, analysis and predictions by EOD (End of Day) Tuesday,to give you ample time to draft the winning lineup on DraftKings, FanDuel or your favorite DFS Platform. Disclaimer - Big Prize, Sunday Night Football and Monday Night Football analysis, advise, predictions and stats may be published at a later time, but at least a couple of days before.

Daily Fantasy Football Stats & Analysis

Are you ready for some football???  - We are.   Welcome to Draft Ops, your source for stats, analysis and predictions for Daily Fantasy Football fanatics.  Our stats, analysis and predictions are specific for daily fantasy football for DraftKings and FanDuel fans.

Stats, Analysis and Predictions

THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL
SUNDAY FOOTBALL - BIG PRIZE
SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL
MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL
DAILY FANTASY FOOTBALL STRATEGY
DFS NFL SCHEDULE

DAILY FANTASY FOOTBALL STATS & ANALYSIS

CAPTAIN'S MODE REPORTS

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THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL

Game Stats, Anslysis and Predictions Reports

To help you draft the best possible lineup for your Thursday Night Football DFS game on DraftKings or FanDuel, we bring you all the stats, analysis and predictions you will need.

THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL ANALYSIS REPORTS

Game Stats, Anslysis and Predictions

  • RANK VARIANCE REPORT
  • PLAYER USAGE PERCENTAGE A.K.A DISTRIBUTION
  • DEPTH CHART
  • INJURY REPORT
  • PPR PREDICTIONS
  • PPR TO DATE
  • DEFENSE ANALYSIS
  • OFFENSE ANALYSIS

SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL

Game Stats, Anslysis and Predictions Reports

To help you draft the best possible lineup for your Sunday Night Football DFS game on DraftKings or FanDuel, we bring you all the stats, analysis and predictions you will need.

SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL ANALYSIS REPORTS

Game Stats, Anslysis and Predictions

  • RANK VARIANCE REPORT
  • PLAYER USAGE PERCENTAGE A.K.A DISTRIBUTION
  • DEPTH CHART
  • INJURY REPORT
  • PPR PREDICTIONS
  • PPR TO DATE
  • DEFENSE ANALYSIS
  • OFFENSE ANALYSIS

MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL

Game Stats, Anslysis and Predictions Reports

To help you draft the best possible lineup for your Monday Night Football DFS game on DraftKings or FanDuel, we bring you all the stats, analysis and predictions you will need.

MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL ANALYSIS REPORTS

Game Stats, Anslysis and Predictions

  • RANK VARIANCE REPORT
  • PLAYER USAGE PERCENTAGE A.K.A DISTRIBUTION
  • DEPTH CHART
  • INJURY REPORT
  • PPR PREDICTIONS
  • PPR TO DATE
  • DEFENSE ANALYSIS
  • OFFENSE ANALYSIS

BIG PRIZE REPORTS

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MILLION DOLLAR PRIZE REPORTS

We provide comprehensive coverage, in-depth stats, and insightful analysis of the Sunday games that feature the Million Dollar Prize. With typically 11-13 games to analyze, our expert team delves into player performances, team strategies, and game outcomes, offering valuable insights for both casual fans and fantasy football enthusiasts.

DRAFTKINGS | FANDUEL MILLION DOLLAR PRIZE 

Game Stats, Anslysis and Predictions Reports

To maximize your chances of winning the Million Dollar Prize in fantasy football DFS contests on platforms like DraftKings and FanDuel, it's crucial to follow a strategic approach that combines thorough analysis, stats, and player usage percentage insights. Start by diving into detailed offense and defense analysis, examining matchups, and studying player statistics.

Research the player usage percentage to identify undervalued players who may have higher potential for standout performances. Analyze offensive and defensive trends to uncover favorable matchups and exploit weaknesses in opposing teams.

Utilize advanced statistical analysis and expert insights to make informed decisions when setting your lineup. Look for valuable insights on player performance, usage patterns, and historical data to gain an edge over your competitors.

Consider differentiating your lineup by selecting a mix of both high-ceiling players and consistent performers. Finding the right balance between risk and stability is key to succeeding in DFS contests.

Manage your salary cap effectively by identifying players who are underpriced relative to their potential output. This allows you to allocate funds wisely and maximize the value of your lineup.

Remember, winning the Million Dollar Prize requires a combination of skill, knowledge, and a bit of luck. Stay informed, trust your instincts, and enjoy the excitement of the game as you pursue the ultimate fantasy football prize on DraftKings or FanDuel.

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STATS, ANALYSIS AND PREDICITON REPORTS EXPLAINED

Game Stats, Analysis and Predictions Reports

RANK VARIANCE REPORT

The Rank Variance Report: Gain the Competitive Edge in Daily Fantasy Football. Our comprehensive Rank Variance Report is your essential starting point for strategic lineup decisions. Explore the rankings of the home team's offense against the visiting team's defense, and vice versa. With a focus on variance, we analyze the overall offense ranking versus the defense's ranking, and that's just the beginning. Our in-depth breakdown covers key aspects of the game, including pass game, run game, receiving, and scoring rankings. Identify the highest variance and strategically draft players for your lineup against the opposing defense. To give you a glimpse, we've provided a sample report in PDF format below: DFS Stats Rank Variance Report.

Our DFS strategy revolves around a meticulous breakdown of the game, delving deep into every crucial statistical aspect. With our comprehensive analysis, we meticulously dissect the match to uncover essential statistics that drive success in daily fantasy football. From examining offensive and defensive rankings to scrutinizing pass game, run game, receiving, and scoring performances, our strategy leaves no stone unturned. By focusing on these key metrics, we empower you to make informed decisions when constructing your winning lineup.

PLAYER USAGE PERCENTAGE REPORT

Understanding the player distribution/usage percentage is of utmost importance in daily fantasy football as it allows you to make data-driven decisions backed by thorough stats and analysis. By assessing the player usage percentage, you can gauge the player's usage in the Run, Receiving and Scoring phases of the game.

This knowledge empowers you to make informed projections and strategic choices when constructing your lineup. By incorporating player usage data into your analysis, you can identify trends, uncover undervalued players, and optimize your roster composition for daily fantasy football success.

Moreover, being aware of the player usage percentage helps you navigate the unique landscapes of DraftKings and FanDuel, where ownership trends can significantly impact lineup construction. By identifying high-owned and low-owned players, you can strategically leverage this information to gain an edge over your competition.

Whether you're seeking to capitalize on popular players' potential or exploit contrarian plays, understanding the player distribution percentage plays a crucial role. It enables you to align your lineup with your projections, while also taking into account the ownership levels on both DraftKings and FanDuel.

In summary, incorporating the player usage percentage into your daily fantasy football strategy ensures that you make informed decisions based on comprehensive stats, analysis, and projections. By considering ownership trends on platforms like DraftKings and FanDuel, you can optimize your lineup composition and increase your chances of achieving success in the exciting world of daily fantasy football.  We've added a sample player distribution percentage report - please click here:  Player Distribution Percentage Report

PPR REPORT

As mentioned, we use the average method to come up with all of our stats and we then use that average to come up with predictions.  Our PPR Report gives you the projected Points Per Reception for each player including the QB, WR, and RB.  We have a smaple report right here:  DFS Stats Analysis Projection PPR Report

PREDICTION REPORTS

PREDICTION REPORTS

DEPTH CHART

DEPTH CHART

DFS CAPTAIN'S MODE CALCULATOR

DFS CAPTAIN'S MODE CALCULATOR

DFS BIG PRIZE SUNDAY CALCULATOR

DFS CALCULATOR

WHAT IS CAPTAIN'S MODE?

WHAT IS CAPTAIN'S MODE?

WHAT ARE THE BIG PRIZE SUNDAY GAMES?

WHAT ARE THE BIG PRIZE SUNDAY GAMES?

DFS ACRONYMS
  1. DFF: Daily Fantasy Football
  2. DFS: Daily Fantasy Sports
  3. GPP: Guaranteed Prize Pool
    • Refers to a tournament in which the prize pool is guaranteed to be a specific amount regardless of the number of participants.
  4. ROI: Return on Investment
    • Measures the profitability of a player's or participant's investments in DFS contests.
  5. EV: Expected Value
    • Represents the average outcome or value that a player can expect from a particular decision or lineup.
  6. FD: FanDuel
    • A popular daily fantasy sports platform.
  7. DK: DraftKings
    • Another well-known daily fantasy sports platform.
  8. FPPG: Fantasy Points Per Game
    • Calculates the average fantasy points a player scores per game, used to evaluate player performance.
  9. GPP: Grand Prix Points
    • Refers to points awarded in a DFS tournament, often used to determine the standings and rankings.
  10. DFSN: Daily Fantasy Sports Network
    • A network or platform that provides news, analysis, and resources related to DFS.
  11. PPR: Points Per Reception
    • A scoring system that awards points for each reception made by a player in fantasy football.
  12. H2H: Head-to-Head
    • A matchup format in which two participants directly compete against each other in a DFS contest.
  13. 50/50: Fifty-Fifty
    • A contest format where approximately half of the participants win and double their entry fee.
  14. DVP: Defense vs. Position
    • Analyzes how well a specific defense performs against a particular position in fantasy football.
  15. LU: Lineup
    • Refers to the roster of players selected by a participant for a DFS contest.
  16. DK: DraftKings
  17. FD: FanDuel
NFL ACRONYMS
  1. NFL: National Football League
  2. AFC: American Football Conference
  3. NFC: National Football Conference
  4. MVP: Most Valuable Player
  5. SB: Super Bowl
  6. Pro Bowl: Professional Bowl (All-Star Game)
  7. CBA: Collective Bargaining Agreement
  8. IR: Injured Reserve
  9. PUP: Physically Unable to Perform
  10. OTA: Organized Team Activities
  11. PR: Punt Returner
  12. KR: Kick Returner
  13. QB: Quarterback
  14. RB: Running Back
  15. WR: Wide Receiver
  16. TE: Tight End
  17. OL: Offensive Line
  18. DL: Defensive Line
  19. LB: Linebacker
  20. CB: Cornerback
  21. S: Safety
  22. K: Kicker
  23. P: Punter
  24. FG: Field Goal
  25. PAT: Point After Touchdown
  26. INT: Interception
  27. TD: Touchdown
  28. YAC: Yards After Catch
  29. YPC: Yards Per Carry
  30. YPR: Yards Per Reception
  31. CPOY: Comeback Player of the Year
  32. DPOY: Defensive Player of the Year
  33. OPOY: Offensive Player of the Year
  34. ROTY: Rookie of the Year
NFL STATS ACRONYMS
  1. NFL: National Football League
  2. AFC: American Football Conference
  3. NFC: National Football Conference
  4. YDS: Yards
  5. TD: Touchdown
  6. INT: Interception
  7. CMP: Completions
  8. ATT: Attempts
  9. PCT: Completion Percentage
  10. Y/A: Yards per Attempt
  11. TD: Touchdowns
  12. INT: Interceptions
  13. QBR: Quarterback Rating
  14. YPC: Yards per Carry
  15. YAC: Yards After Catch
  16. REC: Receptions
  17. TGT: Targets
  18. AVG: Average
  19. SACK: Quarterback Sack
  20. FF: Forced Fumble
  21. FR: Fumble Recovery
  22. PD: Passes Defended
  23. TFL: Tackles for Loss
  24. TKL: Total Tackles
  25. SFTY: Safety
  26. PR: Punt Return
  27. KR: Kickoff Return
  28. AVG: Average
  29. LST: Longest
  30. AVG: Average
  31. PTS: Points
  32. GWD: Game-Winning Drives
  33. QBR: Quarterback Rating
  34. YPG: Yards per Game
  35. APY: All-Purpose Yards
  36. PY: Passing Yards
  37. RY: Rushing Yards
  38. AY: Adjusted Yards
  39. AY/A: Adjusted Yards per Attempt
  40. EPA: Expected Points Added
  41. DVOA: Defense-adjusted Value Over Average
  42. DYAR: Defense-adjusted Yards Above Replacement
DFS Platform ACRONYMS
  1. DFS: Daily Fantasy Sports
  2. GPP: Guaranteed Prize Pool
    • Refers to a tournament in DFS where the prize pool is guaranteed regardless of the number of participants.
  3. ROI: Return on Investment
    • A measure of profitability in DFS or sports betting, calculated as the ratio of net profit to the amount invested.
  4. EV: Expected Value
    • Represents the average value or outcome a bettor can expect from a specific wager.
  5. ROTO: Rotisserie
    • A scoring format in which participants accumulate points based on player performance across various statistical categories.
  6. FPPG: Fantasy Points Per Game
    • The average number of fantasy points a player scores per game, used to evaluate player performance.
  7. Chalk: Refers to the most popular or heavily owned players in DFS contests.
  8. Fade: To avoid selecting or betting on a particular player or team.
  9. Cash Games: DFS contests with a higher likelihood of winning, such as 50/50s or head-to-head matchups.
  10. Tilt: The emotional state of frustration or anger that can negatively impact decision-making after a losing streak or unfortunate outcome.
  11. Bankroll: The total amount of money set aside for betting or DFS contests.
  12. Payout Structure: The distribution of prize money among winners in a DFS contest.
  13. Overlay: A situation where a guaranteed prize pool contest does not reach its full capacity, resulting in an opportunity for increased value for participants.
  14. Stacking: Selecting multiple players from the same team in a DFS lineup to maximize potential correlation and upside.
  15. Line Movement: Refers to changes in point spreads, odds, or betting lines based on the betting market's activity.

DAILY FANTASY FOOTBALL

CAPTAIN'S MODE

DFS Captain's Mode Games are Thursday, Sunday and Monday Night
Thursday Night Football

Sunday Night Football

Monday Night Football

MILLION $$$ PRIZE

Big Prize on DraftKings and FanDuel are the morning and early afternoon games, typically 11 - 13 games to draft a roster of 6 players and a defense that will get the most points.

  • Sunday Games - Big Prize

DFS STRATEGY

There are several certainties in DFS and one is, know the rules.  The rules are very, very important, it's not all about stats & analysis.

  • DraftKings Rules
  • FanDuel Rules

Daily Fantasy Football Podcast

TOUCHDOWNS

 AND TEQUILA

PODCAST

SALARY CAP

PLAYER ROSTER

PRIZE MONEY

DK PRIZE MONEY

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