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NFL Prediction Contest
An SI Board Since August 2013
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Emcee:  JimisJim Type:  Moderated
This board is the replacement site for the RB FBPP annual football contest.

Welcome all to the home of the 15th annual NFL picking/prediction contest!

The rules are simple, as follows:

1. Your picks must be posted with "NFLPICKS... Week #_..." in the subject of your post.

2. You do not need to post your name -- unless you want to remind us who you used to be if you've changed your alias from a previous contest/board.

3. Each week I will post the games for play.

4. You either list your pick or team, or highlight/boldface team names you pick to win the game. "Points" are not taken into consideration.

5. Picking mistakes by anyone will be scored as a 'dnp' (did not play), unless caught and corrected prior to game time. You will be notified if and when I catch an error.

6. Your entries must be posted by game time on the day of the game, the posted time of your picks will be the time keeper. EXAMPLE: l:00PM/ET games must be picked and posted by 12:59PM/ET. If your post is posted at l:00PM/ET or later for a l:00PM/ET game, you will receive a 'dnp' (did not play) for each applicable game posted. No excuses, no do overs, no exceptions. However, picks for later games, i.e., 4:30pm games still count.

7. You can revise any pick prior to that game's kickoff. If you make any "revisions" to your picks after you have already submitted your picks, you must resubmit your entire pick list. The post title must read: "NFLPICKS Week #_...Revision".

8. If you are having trouble with the internet and for whatever reason are unable to post directly on this board, you must post your picks directly to me at..."jimbejim@yahoo.com"...(write it down).

9. If you are leaving for a vacation your picks may be posted and recorded early; weeks in advance if necessary.

10. Not posting your weekly picks will never be excused, as there are always additional computers at family members, neighbors and/or libraries.

11. Most 'Wins' total for the full regular season wins the full season event. The playoffs and Super Bowl contest will be held separately, after the conclusion of the regular season event.

12. Anyone who receives 33 DNPs (Did Not Play) will be eliminated from play for the given season.

13. No new players will be added after the 2nd week of the season concludes.

14. This is the NFL football contest board...'rules of the road' will be followed.

AND REMEMBER, THE PRIZE FOR WINNING THE CONTEST IS... BRAGGING RIGHTS!

Past Winners (Note: the contest began a couple years prior to 2003, but when our msg. board at the time changed owners, we lost records of those previous contests, so the following winners' list does not include those early years' winners):
2017-18 benduck Cup Regular Season Winners Kevin Podsiadlik and RaiderGirl tie
bobbie-bonds Trophy Super Bowl Winner Kevin Podsiadlik..................................................
2016-17benduck Cup Regular Season Winnerfreelyhovering
bobbie-bonds Trophy Super Bowl Winnerscuba_chic...........................................................
2015-16benduck Cup Regular Season WinnerTom Daly
bobbie-bonds Trophy Super Bowl WinnerSusie924 (aka, SusieG).......................................
2014-15benduck Cup Regular Season Winner bill3425 (aka, Blue)
bobbie-bonds Trophy Super Bowl Winner Susie924 (aka, SusieG).......................................
2013-14 benduck Cup Regular Season Winner mac319 (mr. mac)
bobbie-bonds Trophy Super Bowl Winner JimisJim
2012-13 benduck Cup Regular Season Winner wmarini (aka: Billy The Kidd)
bobbie-bonds Trophy Super Bowl Winnermac319 (mr. mac)
2011-12 benduck Cup Regular Season Winner buncha-chumps (aka: Chump-monkey) & marty
(aka: MartyB1959) (tied)
bobbie-bonds Trophy Super Bowl Winnerburntjohn
2010-11 Regular Season WinnerJimisJim
Super Bowl Winner bobbie-bonds
2009-10 Regular Season Winner JimisJim
Super Bowl Winner tree
2008-09 Regular Season Winner mac319 (mr. mac)
Super Bowl Winner mac319 (mr. mac)
2007-08 Regular Season Winner mac31952 (aka, debmac, mrs. mac)
Super Bowl Winner bobbie-bonds
2006-07 Regular Season Winner Midas
Super Bowl Winner minicat
2005-06 Regular Season Winner mac31952 (aka, debmac, mrs. mac)
Super Bowl Winner mac31952 (aka, debmac, mrs. mac)
2004-05 Regular Season Winner JimisJim & techhunter (tied)
Super Bowl Winner mullahmaker
(aka: ArtVandelay, aka: artvandelay2013)
2003-04 Regular Season Winner benduck
Super Bowl Winner benduck
2003 Super Bowl Winner jcamp (aka: poole)
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8696Question for everyone, With the sad news that we have heard about Jim (RIP BuddyMilkman575-October 10
8695No worries.Susie924-October 9
8694Sorry you had to hear about it that way. It was a big blow to all of us.Kevin Podsiadlik-October 9
8693I couldn't say it any better. Very sad news. I never met him but felt like wartvandelay2016-October 9
8692I noticed that the ESPN contest name had changed to the JimisJim memorial contesSusie924-October 8
8691Very sad news. RIP Jim.Glenn Petersen-October 5
8690So sorry to hear that Jim has passed. He was real class gentleman.MNFATS-October 5
8689Very sad to hear about Jim. Too young.Tom Daly-October 4
8688For those who may have not yet heard, our friend JimisJim has passed away on JulEL KABONG!!!-October 4
8687What in the wide wide world of sports is going on around here? Any word on our artvandelay2016-September 29
8686Hi MM, Thanks. I'm a daft P---- at times. I was on that exact page before. DayTraderJedi-September 21
8685Jedi, If I did it right it should take you right to the page.Milkman575-September 14
8684Hey Jedi, Try this. fantasy.espn.comMilkman575-September 14
8683Sadly I just spent about an hour trying to reactivate and get my ESPN Account woDayTraderJedi-September 12
8682Yeah, I didn't really want to put that much work into this. Just trying to fKevin Podsiadlik-September 9
8681I do hope... all is well with Jim. Didn't get signed up with ESPN alas. WDayTraderJedi-September 9
8680I'm in. 6-1 in the early games (not counting Thursday) Hey, Seahawks aren&#spitsong-September 8
8679Tried to log in and ESPN is experiencing technical difficulties. Apcray!bill3425-September 8
8678I joined as SiTD. Hope Jim comes back soon.Tom Daly-September 8
8677I'm gonna join, and will also stay in there in lieu of Jim's return hereVgolfmaster-September 8
8676Pats sign a brown!!!!mac319-September 7
8675I'll see if I can make it... Hopefully Jim is okay. I think in the past theDayTraderJedi-September 7
8674Looks like you, me and Susie so far. Not everyone is going to want to make an ESKevin Podsiadlik-September 6
8673Hey Kevin, I think I made it in.Milkman575-September 6
8672I've decided to open a Pigskin Pick 'Em group on ESPN just for those on Kevin Podsiadlik-September 6
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