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Father and Son Fantasy NASCAR Hour: Quaker State 400 DFS Preview

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Father and Son Fantasy NASCAR Hour: Quaker State 400 DFS Preview
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Scott and Sean Engel analyze the DFS NASCAR field for the Quaker State 400. They also toss in tips for NASCAR Fantasy Live and Yahoo players.

They are joined by Pearce Dietrich of DraftKings Playbook and, who provides further DFS NASCAR in-depth insights and lineup recommendations. This week’s race is at Kentucky Speedway, a track with a limited Cup history. Sean and Pierce both give their insights on how that affects forecasting at this site. The race is on Saturday night, so be sure to note the 7:30 pm ET TV start time, with the green flag expected to drop at approximately 7:45 pm ET, according to This event could be an opportunity for Kyle Busch to score a victory, but Brad Keselowski also has a strong history at this site. Martin Truex Jr. tops the DraftKings salary list as well, and he may be well worth it. Sean tells you how to anchor your lineup with the most pricey drivers.

Pearce then drops in to talk about some of his favorite selections for this week and analyzes some mid-range priced drivers, including Jamie McMurray and Clint Bowyer. Sean then also dares to ask him the burning question: Will he recommend Danica Patrick this week? Scott and Sean then discuss bargain picks and hear from Erik Jones on why working with Truex is boosting his outlook. Sean then gives his initial and ideal lineup for the Quaker State 400.

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Scott and Sean break down each DraftKings salary range, telling you the best drivers to start from each pricing group. Find out who this week’s possible dominators are, and which drivers offer the best upside for place differential.

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The Father and Son Fantasy NASCAR Hour features FSWA Hall of Famer and two-time Fantasy Racing Writer of the year nominee Scott Engel and his son Sean, a five-time DraftKings tournament winner in DFS NASCAR. They break down every Monster Energy Cup Series event, going through the salary field in tiers, selecting the best top-tier drivers and identifying prime bargains. Sean also shares his ideal lineup every week. Seasonal format analysis is also included, with tips for NASCAR Fantasy LIVE gamers and recommendations for Yahoo Fantasy Auto Racing players. The show airs live every Saturday on the FNTSY Sports Radio Network from 2 to 3 pm ET.