Nov 19, 2018; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley (30) and running back Malcolm Brown (34) walk onto the field before the game against the Kansas City Chiefs at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
The changing DFS and fantasy football landscape is shifting toward single-game contests. At DraftKings, the biggest is their Showdown Captain Mode format. The format blends the ease of focusing on a single game with the ability to differentiate yourself from the competition by choosing a total of six players.
The biggest wrinkle of the format is the ability to choose one captain, who costs and is scored at 1.