Rise & Grind: NFL Week 1

Welcome to the RotoGrinders Rise & Grind NFL edition! We have a huge week of NFL action approaching so lets take a quick look at some upcoming tournaments and the Grinders Live schedule.

  • NFL is Back!
  • Grinders Live 2014 week 1 NFL schedule Executive Producer Dan Back (DB730) and his Grinders Live team have put together an incredible new and improved schedule for the upcoming NFL season. We will also have a giant selection of free and premium incentive content starting this week, be sure to check the main page and research tabs often throughout the week for new articles and tools.

Here’s a look at whats happening on Grinders Live this week.

Grinders Live Schedule
WED 8:00 PM NFL First Look —————————————————————————————————————————————The NFL content will begin on Wednesday night with NFL First Look (8:00 ET). This show will be hosted by Brit Devine (Top 50 NFL Ranking), BoggsLite (Top 100 Ranking) & Chris “Beermakersfan” Prince (2011 FFFC Champ & recently featured on ESPN) These top players will give you their first impressions going into week 1. —————————————————————————————————————————————
THURS 7:00 PM NFL GameNight ——————————————————————————————————————————————On Thursday night (7:00 ET) we bring you NFL GameNight to help you put those finishing touches on those early week NFL lineups. Emac (Top 50 Ranking) holds the hosting reigns and will by joined by top ranked player STLCardinals84 & new addition to GrindersLive Bryan Fontaine. Fontaine spent a number of years writing for Pro Football Focus & wrote one of the most popular Daily Fantasy articles on Rotogrinders last football season. —————————————————————————————————————————————
FRI 8:00 PM NFL Experts Roundtable —————————————————————————————————————————————The big boys come out to play Friday on the NFL Experts Roundtable . This show is hosted by former FFFC champ and recent $1 million winner Peter Jennings (CSURAM88). He will engage in deep thinking daily fantasy football discussion with last years TPOY Champ Al Zeidenfeld (AlSmizzle) and Adam Levitan of Rotoworld.com. Adam has won multiple FSWA writing awards and has become one of the first mainstream fantasy writers to embrace and analyze fantasy on a daily level —————————————————————————————————————————————.
SUN 10:30 AM The Opening Drive ——————————————————————————————————————————————On Sunday morning we will bring you two hours of entertaining and informative Daily Fantasy discussion before rosters lock for the day. The Opening Drive (10:30 ET) will pit Dean78904 alongside STLCardinals & DraftCheat (Top 10 Ranking & TPOY) for your early look at the top plays of the day. Our NFL GameDay show begins at 11:30 ET as our Sirius XM Fantasy Sports Radio combination of Dan Back & Al Zeidenfeld are joined by top 50 NFL grinder John “TipandPick” Lee. John was a finalist in the Draftstreet Football Championship last year & joined the popular site Footballguys.com as their lead Daily Fantasy contributor —————————————————————————————————————————————.


  • Remember all of these shows can be watched on demand after the original air date by visiting the Grinders Live homepage here

  • Giant GPP’s everywhere! We have some massive NFL action this week on every site. Here’s a look at some of the biggest games available.

$1m NFL Sunday Million $25 $1,000,000
$100K Sunday Kickoff $10 $100,000
$1.2m Sunday Monster $200 $1,200,000
$120k Thursday Kickoff $10 $120,000
$60K Thursday Bomb $25 $60,000
$50K Thursday Rush $5 $50,000

NFL $1M Sunday Million $200 $1,000,000
NFL 500k Gridiron $27 $500,0000
NFL $100K Play Action $2 $100,000
NFL 100k Thursday Touchdown $200 $100,000
NFL 50k Gridiron $27 $50,000

NFL Top 10 Guarantee Thurs $11 Classic
NFL Week 1 NFL Freeroll $0 Classic
NFL 20k+ Qualifier $109 Classic
NFL Salary pro top 15 $5.50 Salary Pro

NFL $25k The benjamin $100 $25,000
NFL 20k Frenzy $15 $20,000
NFL 5k Third and Short $3.30 $5000
NFL $1k Bracket Freeroll $0 $1064
NFL $3000 Pickey Williams $27 $250

But just because NFL is starting doesn’t mean we will be lacking content for other sports, he is a look at the jammed packed sport specific Grinders Live schedule for this month.

Is there something else you’d like to see in this column? Questions or comments? Leave them below and we’d be happy to consider them. See you next week!

About the Author


  • Cameron

    RG Co-Founder

    • 2014 FanDuel NFL Survivor Champion

    • 2016 RG Season Long Champion: NFL


  • Seeeeb

    Pretty awesome stuff!

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    FD Rep - DFBMeeMee Champ (x2)

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    Grab them cakes!

  • Notorious

    Lead RG Analyst

    • 152

      RG Overall Ranking

    • 2018 DraftKings FBBWC Finalist

    • 2013 FanDuel WFBBC Finalist

    I didn’t think it was possible for me to be more excited about football starting, but you manage to do it, nice work!

  • soulstealer

    So many sports, so little time.

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