Megan Shoup

Megan Shoup lives in Baltimore, MD. But she’s a Washington fan in Raven’s country! A fan of all Washington sports has taught Megan and her brother Steve  resiliency.

Her areas of focus are Daily Fantasy and Sports Betting. Megan has a lot of experience in NFL DFS and has been playing since 2013. She has several wins and top 10 finishes in tournaments on both DraftKings and FanDuel over the past 9 years. She likes the niche contests like Showdowns and Tiers, and will be writing about all types of NFL DFS contests here.

She also has experience in sports betting and loves shopping lines and betting on multiple Sportsbooks. Underdog Fantasy has become one of her favorites! You can follow Megan on Twitter @megs08DFS.


Articles

DraftKings Tiers Core Plays – Week 12

Have you ever played the Tiers contests on DraftKings? If not, could I interest you in a game that you don’t have to worry about salaries or defenses? You literally just need to pick the highest-scoring player in each tier. Ah, but it’s not that easy! The Tiers format has its own strategies and nuances.…

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DraftKings Tiers – THANKSGIVING Core Plays

Have you ever played the Tiers contests on DraftKings? If not, could I interest you in a game that you don’t have to worry about salaries or defenses? You literally just need to pick the highest-scoring player in each tier. Ah, but it’s not that easy! The Tiers format has its own strategies and nuances.…

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Point/Counterpoint: DraftKings Thanksgiving Short Slate

By Megan Shoup and Steve Shoup:   We both like to play Short Slate in NFL daily fantasy. Short slates give you opportunities to play differently than you play on the Main slate. I use it as an opportunity to do the following:  -Hedge - get exposure to players I didn't play in the Main slate…

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Point/Counterpoint: Week 11 Short Slates

By Megan Shoup and Steve Shoup:   We both like to play Short Slate in NFL daily fantasy. The Early Only and Afternoon Only slates give you opportunities to play differently than you play on the Main slate. I use it as an opportunity to do the following:  -Hedge - get exposure to players I didn't…

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DraftKings Tiers Core Plays – Week 11

Have you ever played the Tiers contests on DraftKings? If not, could I interest you in a game that you don’t have to worry about salaries or defenses? You literally just need to pick the highest-scoring player in each tier. Ah, but it’s not that easy! The Tiers format has its own strategies and nuances.…

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Point/Counterpoint: Week 11 DraftKings Strategies

By Megan Shoup and Steve Shoup:   Every week of the season for daily fantasy brings new debates about core plays, fades, game stacks, and more. For fantasy purposes, it is best to read about both sides of the argument and decide which side, data, and analysis YOU agree with. For the NFL season, our…

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Point/Counterpoint: Week 10 Short Slates

By Megan Shoup and Steve Shoup:   We both like to play Short Slate in NFL daily fantasy. The Early Only and Afternoon Only slates give you opportunities to play differently than you play on the Main slate. I use it as an opportunity to do the following:  -Hedge - get exposure to players I didn't…

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DraftKings Tiers Core Plays – Week 10

Have you ever played the Tiers contests on DraftKings? If not, could I interest you in a game that you don’t have to worry about salaries or defenses? You literally just need to pick the highest-scoring player in each tier. Ah, but it’s not that easy! The Tiers format has its own strategies and nuances.…

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Point/Counterpoint: DraftKings Strategies Week 10

By Megan Shoup and Steve Shoup:   Every week of the season for daily fantasy brings new debates about core plays, fades, game stacks, and more. For fantasy purposes, it is best to read about both sides of the argument and decide which side, data, and analysis YOU agree with. For the NFL season, our…

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Point/Counterpoint: Week 9 Short Slates

By Megan Shoup and Steve Shoup:   We both like to play Short Slate in NFL daily fantasy. The Early Only and Afternoon Only slates give you opportunities to play differently than you play on the Main slate. I use it as an opportunity to do the following:  -Hedge - get exposure to players I didn't…

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