Week 8 was a perfect example of why stacking entire games in tournaments makes sense. All the big GPPs on DraftKings were won with lineups loaded with both Seahawks and Texans. (I had plenty of Seattle guys but didn’t stack the game — because I’m a bad GPP player.)
While cash games are about figuring out the most likely outcomes for players, tournaments are about hitting the upper range of outcomes. If Russell Wilson or Deshaun Watson was going to post a tournament-winning performance last week, it was likely to come in a shootout with the other offense also exploding.
Keep that idea in mind as you’re building Week 9 tournament lineups — especially with a few potential shootouts in Chiefs-Cowboys, Bucs-Saints and Colts-Texans.
Let’s get to the Week 9 picks …