The Top DFS Contrarian Stacks: Week 2

The Top DFS Contrarian Stacks: Week 2

When laying out contrarian stacks, I’ll be using a combination of our Stack Value Reports and GPP Leverage Scores to find unique stacks that can take down a tournament. I encourage you to read the series on how to win a GPP in the DFS Strategy Hub. You’ll quickly realize that taking down a tournament requires a balance of players ranging from low-owned to chalky.

I like building contrarian stacks around my chalkier core of players because you only have to get one instance correct for it to hit. For example, if we hit on a contrarian quarterback play while having a pass-catcher or two from that same game, the positive correlation of those stacks is technically getting one contrarian play correct despite filling multiple roster slots. I feel this is easier than having a chalkier stack while trying to hit multiple individual low-owned plays throughout the rest of your lineup. Keep in mind that these are contrarian stacks, so you don’t have to use these stacks in a large percentage of lineups to be overweight on the field.

 

QB1/WR1/TE1 Stack

QB Deshaun Watson ($7,400 FD/$6,500 DK)

WR DeAndre Hopkins ($8,400 FD/$8,000 DK)

TE Ryan Griffin ($4,700 FD/$2,700 DK)

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