Pat Mayo steps aside for Paul Shaughnessy and Fight Network‘s Cody Saftic, who make their UFC 251 picks for the Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal DraftKings slate. The card goes down Saturday, July 11th at Fight Island. The guys discuss the value differences between DraftKings pricing and Vegas odds, which fighters to target for your DFS lineups and the best bets to get a quick finish.
Set your MMA Millionaire lineups here: MMA $2.25M The Island Millionaire [$1M to 1st! + ToC Entry].
UFC 251 Picks: Show Index
3:01 Usman vs. Masvidal
12:03 Volkanovski vs. Holloway
19:10 Yan vs. Aldo
22:48 Namajunas vs. Andrade
28:25 Ribas vs. VanZant
34:51 Oezdemir vs. Prochazka
39:01 Salikhov vs. Zaleski
42:49 Amirkhani vs. Henry
44:38 Santos vs. Bogatov
49:17 Tybura vs. Grishin
54:18 Paiva vs. Zhumagulov
1:01:15 Rosa vs. Melo
1:05:12 Day vs. Grant
1:10:57 DraftKings Picks
1:22:53 Quick Picks
DraftKings is hosting a massive fantasy MMA Millionaire tournament that gives out $2.25 million in total prizes and pays out $1 million to the winner. The contest locks at 6:00 p.m. ET on Saturday. Set your lineups here: MMA $2.25M The Island Millionaire [$1M to 1st! + ToC Entry].
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Pat Mayo is an award-winning video host and producer of long and short-form content, and the host of The Pat Mayo Experience daily talk show. (Subscribe for video or audio). Mayo (@ThePME) won the 2020 Fantasy Sports Writing Association Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year and Golf Writer of the Year awards, along with the Fantasy Sports Trade Association Best Sports Betting Analyst award, and was finalist for four FSWA Awards in 2020 (Best Podcast, Best Video, Daily Fantasy Writer of the Year, Golf Writer of the Year). His 21 FSWA nominations lead all writers this decade and are third-most all-time. Mayo has been recognized across multiple sports (Football, Baseball & Golf), mediums (Video, Writing & Podcasting), genre (Humor), and game formats (Daily Fantasy and Traditions Season Long). Beyond sports, Mayo covers everything from entertainment to pop culture to politics. If you have a fantasy question, general inquiry or snarky comment, ship it to Mayo at ThePatMayoExperience@gmail.com and the best will be addressed on the show.
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