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FantasyPros Football Podcast: Winning Strategies in Survivor Pools & Pick’em Contests

Sep 8, 2020

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Welcome to the latest episode of the FantasyPros Football Podcast. The show is hosted by Dan Harris (@danharris80). We’ll be interviewing featured experts and team correspondents who will offer insight to help your squads.

One might think luck is all you need to win survivor pools or pick’em contests, but the folks at TeamRankings would disagree and have the background and track record to prove it (5:44). When it comes to survivor picks, find out what they call the “holy trinity” is that goes into their pick process (8:47), when making a risky pick early on makes sense (17:35) and what to make of Week 1 this season without any heavy favorites (20:24). Will we see more weekly pick’em pools this year compared to season-long contests (27:41), what’s the difference in strategy during the early weeks versus the end (28:54) and what matchups are intriguing for Week 1 (37:54). Stick around to get the full lowdown on how TeamRankings can help you win this year.