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How to Construct Winning Daily Fantasy Football Rosters

Everything You Need To Know For Constructing Winning Daily Fantasy Football Rosters is a comprehensive overview of the intricacies of daily fantasy football. This course lays the groundwork for building your own research so that you can separate yourself from your competition and become a profitable daily player.

In this course you’ll learn:

• The two most important elements to consider when constructing your roster
• Common mistakes to avoid in constructing your rosters
• The proper balance between low-cost, medium-cost, and high-cost players
• How to properly weigh various aspects of roster construction based on game type

8 lessons

  1. 1

    An Introduction to Roster Construction in Daily Fantasy Football

    Daily fantasy football isn’t easy. In order to spin a profit, you need to put yourself in position with a winning roster construction. This lesson sets the table for getting you to that point.

  2. 2

    A General Roster Construction Foundation

    In order to build winning lineups, you must consider two crucial elements. This lesson goes in depth into those two elements and illustrates where you can best find them each week.

  3. 3

    The Two Most Common Roster Construction Mistakes

    There are several common midsets that can get you into trouble in daily fantasy football. This lesson examines those mindsets and shows why you should forego them.

  4. 4

    Where to Start

    As you construct your daily fantasy football rosters, it’s important to ask yourself the right questions. This lesson goes in depth into a roster-building strategy that will help you avoid those questions and build efficient lineups.

  5. 5

    Where to Go From There

    If you can create an “all-value” team, you’ll have salary to spend. This lesson fleshes out where is best to spend that salary to optimize your safety and upside.

  6. 6

    Extra Cash-Game Thoughts

    It’s important not to out-think yourself in cash games. This lesson shows how you can avoid doing so to maximize your profits.

  7. 7

    Extra Tournament Thoughts

    The questions you ask yourself should differ between cash games and tourneys. This lesson goes through those questions and shows how they can bring you to fantasy prosperity.

  8. 8

    Putting it All Together

    It’s time to summarize all of the information covered in this course. This lesson looks at the most important points and leaves you with questions to ask yourself to end up at the top of the leaderboards.


How to Construct Winning Daily Fantasy Football Rosters

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JM Tohline

JM Tohline (Tuh-lean) – DFS alias JMToWin – is a novelist and a DFS player who specializes in high-stakes MLB and NFL tourneys, with a strategy geared toward single-entry play in multi-entry tourneys. He joined the DFS scene at the beginning of the 2014 MLB season, and has since won five DFS championship seats and two separate trips to the Bahamas. His tendency to type a lot of words leads to a corresponding tendency to divulge all his DFS thoughts, strategies, and secrets…which is exactly what he does in his RotoGrinders articles and RotoAcademy courses. You can find JM on Twitter at JMToWin. is the home of the daily fantasy sports community. Our content, rankings, member blogs, promotions and forum discussion all cater to the players that like to create a new fantasy team every day of the week. Our goal is to help all of our members make more money playing daily fantasy sports!

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