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About Daniel E. Dobish - RotoBaller

I have worked in the Fantasy Sports industry since 2000 with CBS Sports, stopping at KFFL/USA Today, OPEN Sports, The Sports Forecaster, VegasInsider.com, RotoExperts.com/FNTSY Sports Network/DailyRoto.com, RotoWire.com, Rotoworld.com, etc. My work has appeared on the official website of the Minnesota Vikings, as well as NFL.com, Yahoo! Sports and FOX Sports. I can't imagine doing anything else. I am also a four-time FSWA Writer of the Year Award winner, and I have been nominated nine times. Thanks for being a reader!

Daniel E. Dobish - RotoBaller has written 2788 articles so far, you can find them below.


Source: Mitchell Marner, Maple Leafs Agree On Deal

Toronto Maple Leafs restricted free-agent right wing Mitchell Marner has agreed to a six-year, $65 million contract on Friday, according to a source. He becomes the second-highest paid winger in the NHL with a $10.893 million AAV. Only New York Rangers wing Artemi Panarin ($11.6 AAV) will be paid more. The 22-year-old Marner registered career... Read More

2 months ago

Matt DiBenedetto Set To Drive No. 21 Ford In 2020

Leavine Family Racing driver Matt DiBenedetto will move to Wood Brothers Racing and behind the wheel of the No. 21 Ford Mustang full-time for the 2020 Monster Energy Cup Series season. DiBenedetto will take over for Paul Menard, who will retire from full-time Cup racing following the 2019 season. "All of us at Wood Brothers... Read More

2 months ago

Paul Menard To Retire From Full-Time Cup Series Racing

Wood Brothers Racing driver Paul Menard plans to retire from full-time Monster Energy Cup Series racing after the conclusion of the 2019 season. With Menard's departure, the No. 21 Ford Mustang will be driven by Matt DiBenedetto next season. "I've enjoyed every moment of my career racing in the NASCAR Cup Series and I'm so... Read More

2 months ago

Big Machine Vodka 400: Practice Report

All other Premium Tools can be accessed on the premium dashboard. The Monster Energy Cup Series is back at Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the Big Machine Vodka 400 on Sunday at 2:00 p.m. ET. Ganassi Racing driver Kyle Larson ($10,300 DraftKings, $11,700 FanDuel) was on top after the first practice session on Saturday afternoon, posting... Read More

PREMIUM 2 months ago

Eli Manning Takes On The Cowboys In Week 1

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning will face the Dallas Cowboys in the regular-season opener at AT&T Stadium on Sunday afternoon. He completed 57-of-85 passes for 580 yards (290.0 average passing yards) for three touchdowns and one interception in two games vs. Dallas in 2018. However, his 300-yard performance on Dec. 30 against the Cowboys... Read More

2 months ago


Saquon Barkley Looks For Redemption In Big D

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley will meet the Dallas Cowboys on the road in the regular-season opener at AT&T Stadium. He'll be looking for redemption, too, as he had one of his worst statistical rushing performances in his first-career game in Dallas last season on Sept. 16. He ran 11 times for just... Read More

2 months ago

Zach Ertz Meets Redskins In Regular Season Opener

Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz will face the Washington Redskins in Week 1 at Lincoln Financial Field. In his most recent home game against the 'Skins he managed nine receptions for 83 yards on 10 targets, one of seven games last season which he posted at least nine catches. Over his past four home... Read More

2 months ago

Alshon Jeffery Looking To Find End Zone In Week 1

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery will meet the Washington Redskins in the regular-season opener at Lincoln Financial Field on Sunday. He posted eight receptions for 90 yards and a score on 10 targets in his two games against Washington in 2018, including 59 yards and a score in the final on Dec. 30. He... Read More

2 months ago

Carson Wentz Set To Face Redskins In The Opener

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz will meet the Washington Redskins in the regular-season opener in Philly in Week 1. He faced the Redskins once during the 2018 season, completing 27-of-39 passes for 306 yards, two touchdowns and one interceptions, and it was the only game in his 11 appearances in which he wasn't sacked at... Read More

2 months ago

Le'Veon Bell Hopes To Gouge Bills Again

New York Jets running back Le'Veon Bell will make his first game appearance since an AFC Divisional Round playoff game loss with the Pittsburgh Steelers against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Jan. 14, 2018, when he takes the field in Week 1 against the Buffalo Bills. He hasn't faced the Bills since Dec. 11, 2016 when... Read More

2 months ago


Sam Darnold To Face Buffalo In Regular Season Opener

New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold will meet the Buffalo Bills in Week 1 at home. Darnold made one appearance last season against the Bills, completing 16-of-24 passes for 170 yards, one touchdown and one interception on Dec. 9 in a 27-23 victory. He was a lot better at home than he was on the... Read More

2 months ago

Josh Allen Readies For New York Jets In Week 1

Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen will face the New York Jets in Week 1 on the road at MetLife Stadium. Allen faced the Jets just once last season, completing 18-of-36 passes for 206 yards, no touchdown passes and two interceptions, but he did run nine times for 101 yards and a score. This will be... Read More

2 months ago

Southern 500 NASCAR DFS: Practice Report

All other Premium Tools can be accessed on the premium dashboard. The Monster Energy Cup Series returns to Darlington Raceway for the Bojangles Southern 500 on Sunday at 6:00 p.m. ET. Ganassi Racing driver Kurt Busch ($9,100 DraftKings, $10,500 FanDuel) topped the charts in the first practice session with a best speed of 171.261 mph... Read More

PREMIUM 2 months ago

DraftKings Daily Fantasy Baseball Picks (8/26/19): MLB DFS Lineups

Monday's schedule in Major League Baseball has a total of eight games, with seven contests starting after 7:05 p.m. ET or after. Be sure to double-check the weather and the lineups before finalizing your roster. In this article, I will be providing you with my daily fantasy baseball lineup picks for DraftKings on 8/26/19. The lineup... Read More

3 months ago

Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race NASCAR DFS: Practice/Qualifying Report

All other Premium Tools can be accessed on the premium dashboard. The Monster Energy Cup Series returns to Bristol Motor Speedway for the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET. Joe Gibbs Racing driver Denny Hamlin ($10,700 DraftKings, $13,000 FanDuel) is on the pole for the fourth time in his... Read More

PREMIUM 3 months ago


Chad Thomas Suffers Scary Injury In Practice

Cleveland Browns defensive end Chad Thomas (neck) suffered a neck injury during practice on Monday and he was carted off with what appeared to be a severe and scary ailment. However, he was simply diagnosed with a sprained neck and is considered day to day, and he might even travel to Indiana this week for... Read More

3 months ago

Rico Gathers Makes His Presence Felt

Cleveland Browns tight end Rico Gathers made a 10-yard reception during goal-line drills on a pass play from backup quarterback Drew Stanton at practice on Monday. "I wanted to see what the new guy could do," head coach Freddie Kitchens said. Gathers, recently added after being jettisoned by the Dallas Cowboys, was taking advantage of... Read More

3 months ago

Antonio Callaway, Damion Ratley Nursing Injuries

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Antonio Callaway (ankle) missed practice Monday due to an ankle injury, while wideout Damion Ratley (hamstring) was on the shelf due to a hamstring ailment. The severity of the injuries isn't exactly known. While Ratley isn't someone to rely upon in most fantasy formats, Callaway can be an intriguing fantasy option... Read More

3 months ago

Odell Beckham Jr. Held Out Of Team Drills

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. (undisclosed) was held out of team drills again on Monday due to an undisclosed reason. It's likely it was simply head coach Freddie Kitchens giving the veteran some rest ahead of joint mid-week practices with the Indianapolis Colts. It wouldn't be a surprise to see No. 13 rested... Read More

3 months ago

David Njoku, Seth DeValve Sidelined At Practice

Cleveland Browns tight ends David Njoku (knee) and Seth DeValve (concussion) were unable to practice on Day 14 of training camp on Monday. The severity of Njoku's knee ailment is not exactly clear, but he could simply be resting as a precaution. The team didn't get into specifics. He should be good to go once... Read More

3 months ago


Jarvis Landry Returns To Full Practice

Cleveland Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry (undisclosed) was able to return to full practice participation on Monday. Landry has been sidelined due to an undisclosed injury, and it's uncertain if he'll be ready for the second preseason game against the Indianapolis Colts. He'll more than likely be ready for the all-important third preseason game, which... Read More

3 months ago

DraftKings Daily Fantasy Baseball Picks (8/12/19): MLB DFS Lineups

Monday's schedule in Major League Baseball has a total of nine games, with eight contests starting after 7:05 p.m. ET or after. Be sure to double-check the weather and the lineups before finalizing your roster. In this article, I will be providing you with my daily fantasy baseball lineup picks for DraftKings on 8/12/19. The lineup... Read More

3 months ago

Jimmie Johnson Suffers Big Blow To Playoff Chances

Hendrick Motorsports driver and seven-time series champion Jimmie Johnson limped home to a 34th-place finish at the Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday. It wasn't the finish he was hoping for, as he slipped further back in his pursuit of a spot in the Chase. "My aggression early in the race led... Read More

3 months ago

Clint Bowyer's Michigan Race Ends Early Due To Wreck

Stewart-Haas Racing driver Clint Bowyer was involved in a wreck, ending his day early at Sunday's Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway. Bowyer ended up 37th out of 38 drivers, completing just 139 laps while racking up three points in the standings. It wasn't the day Bowyer was hoping, as he battles for a... Read More

3 months ago

Joey Logano, Brad Keselowski And Ryan Blaney Marginal At MIS

The Penske Racing stable of drivers Joey Logano, Brad Keselowski and Ryan Blaney ended up finish 17th, 19th and 24th in Sunday's Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway. Logano ended up leading 52 laps, while Keselowski had a race-high 66 laps led. Even Blaney was in the mix with three laps led. The Michigan... Read More

3 months ago


Chase Elliott, Alex Bowman Round Out Top 10 In Michigan

Hendrick Motorsports drivers Chase Elliott and Alex Bowman finished ninth and 10th respectively at the Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday. Neither Elliott nor Bowman were able to lead a lap, but the playoff-bound drivers were still able to post solid runs in Michigan. They'll try and keep it going in Bristol... Read More

3 months ago

William Byron Ends Up Eighth In The Irish Hills

Hendrick Motorsports driver William Byron posted an eighth-place finish in Sunday's Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway. Byron has been enjoying a solid run lately, posting four top-10 finishes over his past seven points races, and he ended up posting a 13.0 Average-Finish Position in his two stops at Michigan this season. He was... Read More

3 months ago

Ryan Preece Posts Seventh-Place Run In Michigan

JTG Daugherty Racing driver Ryan Preece went from a starting spot of 29th to a seventh-place finish in Sunday's Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway. It was an amazing run for Preece, as he stacked up plenty of Place-Differential points to help many DFS owners to solid paydays. He'll look to carry over the... Read More

3 months ago

Kyle Busch Fights Back To Finish Sixth In Michigan

Joe Gibbs Racing driver Kyle Busch struggled in practice and qualifying, going off 22nd for Sunday's Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway. He ended up winning the second stage while leading a total of three laps to help himself to a solid finish despite some troubles finding speed early on. Now, Busch heads to... Read More

3 months ago

Daniel Suarez Places Fifth In Sunday's Michigan Run

Stewart-Haas Racing driver Daniel Suarez posted a fifth-place finish in Sunday's Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway, and he was the second-best Ford in the field. It was a nice run after Suarez started 11th, ticking off several Place-Differential points although he did not lead any laps. He moved to within just six points... Read More

3 months ago


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