DraftKings Football: NFL Millionaire Maker Back for Week 3

Click here to sign up for DraftKings with promo code HEAVY and play in Week 3 fantasy football contests.

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. (Getty)

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. (Getty)

We’re onto Week 3 of the NFL season and when it’s over, Heavy’s partners at DraftKings will making another fantasy football player a millionaire.

Sign up for DraftKings here and enter the $7 Millionaire Maker fantasy football contest for a chance to win $1.2 million.

The buy-in for the contest is $20 and lineups must be set by Sunday, September 27, at 1 p.m. Eastern. Players from Thursday night’s Giants-Redskins game will not be available for your lineup.

The second-place finisher gets $500,000, while third receives $250,000. The top 83,000 entered teams win cash.

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Your roster will be comprised of 9 players — 1 quarterback, 2 running backs, 3 wide receivers, 1 tight end, 1 FLEX (RB or WR or TE) and 1 defense/special teams unit.

The rules are pretty simple: You get a $50 million salary cap and you must choose 9 players you think will have the best stats in Week 3 of the NFL season between Sunday’s and Monday night’s games. The better your selected players do on the field, the better your fantasy does, the more money you make.

Right now I am still in study mode and haven’t finalized any lineups yet. I have my eyes on a few players and if you click on the links in the paragraph below, you’ll see who I am talking about. But all week leading up I’ll be posting advice columns and in a few days I’ll be letting you know what my lineups are.

Click here to read DraftKings best bargains for Week 3 and don’t forget to bookmark our fantasy football rankings page, which is updated with this weekend’s ranks.

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