DraftKings Tiers Core Plays – Week 11

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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. I covered 3 reasons to play the Tiers game and 5 strategies to have an edge on the field in the very first Tiers for Fears on the Mayo Media Network.

But the best part is we can use Run the Sims, an excellent fantasy tools site, for extra leverage against our competition.  The Run the Sims Percentile Projections and Rangefinder tools are excellent tools to look at ceiling outcome opportunities and help make 1 v 1 player decisions. So let’s take a look at Week 11 on DraftKings Tiers!



-I play about 20 Tiers lineups per week. So when I mention “sprinkle”, I’m probably just playing them a couple of times.  Then I try to rotate through the rest of my favorite and core players.

Want more details on why I’m choosing these core plays? Watch the video version with more explanation of my favorite and core plays!  Watch Week 11 Tiers for Fears on the Fanspeak HERE!

The Tiers Simulator is BACK! I loaded up my favorite plays for Week 11 and the Tiers simulator will give you different lineup suggestions to help you start building Tiers lineups.




Favorite:  Justin Fields
Other Core:  Josh Allen
Sprinkle:   Lamar Jackson, Jalen Hurts


Favorite:  Saquon Barkley (1A), Justin Jefferson (1B)
Other Core:  Stefon Diggs


Favorite:  CeeDee Lamb (1A), Jonathan Taylor (1B)
Other Core:  Joe Mixon, Dalvin Cook
Fade:  Alvin Kamara


Favorite:  Amon-Ra St. Brown
Other Core:  AJ Brown, Tee Higgins, Josh Jacobs





Favorite:  Chris Olave
Other Core: Tony Pollard, Gabe Davis, Tyler Boyd
Fade:  C. Patterson, Miles Sanders


Favorite:  Terry McLaurin
Sprinkle:  Amari Cooper
Fade:  D’Andre Swift, Michael Pittman, Kenyon Drake


Favorite:  Diontae Johnson (1A), DeVonta Smith (1B)
Other Core:  DJ Moore, Antonio Gibson, Darnell Mooney,

Use Fanspeak’s Tiers Simulator for Week 11 DraftKings’ Tiers contests!

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