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Football Rules

HIGHLIGHTS

  • One “Early Bird” Challenger who registers and pays their registration fee before Thursday, August 10, 2017 will win an “Early Bird” Scholarship (free play).
  • Everyone must register at KevinAndrewOnline.com before Thursday, August 24, 2017
  • 100% of all collected $30 Registration Fees is returned as Cash Prizes.
  • There are Eighteen (18) opportunities to WIN a Cash Prize!
  • One “Early Bird” Challenger who registers and pays their registration fee before Thursday, August 10, 2017 will win an “Early Bird” Scholarship (free play).
  • Challengers predict outcomes of 20 selected games during each week of the Regular Season and all Bowl Games.
  • Predictions are made online and may be CHANGED up until each deadline.
  • Points are awarded for accurate predictions.
  • Updated cumulative rankings are posted every Week throughout the season.
  • After the $30 “Early Bird” Scholarship is paid, all remaining Prize Money is distributed as follows:
    • $30 registration fee refund is awarded to each of 14 Weekly Winners.
    • 60% of remaining collected fees is awarded to the Regular Season Champion.
    • 20% of remaining collected fees is awarded to the Regular Season Runner Up.
    • 20% of remaining collected fees is awarded to the Bowl Season Champion.
  • Cumulative point totals are reduced to ZERO prior to the start of the Bowl Season.
  • Challengers may play more than one Handle Name, as long as a registration fee is paid for each.
  • The registration fee covers participation in both, the Regular Season & Bowl Season.

OFFICIAL RULES

  1. One “Early Bird” Challenger who registers and pays their registration fee before Thursday, August 10, 2017 will win an “Early Bird” Scholarship (free play).
  2. You must Register at KevinAndrewOnline.com before Thursday, August 24, 2017
  3. The winner of the “Early Bird” Scholarship will be determined by the closest score prediction for a separate game not included on the first pick sheet (submitted via e-mail).
  4. 100% of all collected Registration Fees is returned as Cash Prizes.
  5. NO “Administrative Cut” is retained. Kevin does this because he is insane.
  6. There are Eighteen (18) opportunities to WIN a Cash Prize!
  7. Challengers predict outcomes of 20 selected games during each week of the Regular Season and all Bowl Games.
  8. Fifteen (15) different pick sheets are submitted throughout the season.
  9. Predictions are made online and may be CHANGED up until each weekly deadline.
  10. Prediction deadlines are at 10 pm (Eastern) on Wednesdays throughout the challenge.
  11. Sorry, the automated system will “lock” when each deadline passes and will not accept Late Picks.
  12. Points are awarded for accurate predictions:
    • 20 points for predicting the Exact Score of a game.
    • 10 points for predicting the Winning Team & Point Difference, but not the exact score.
    • 10 points for predicting the Winning Team & Points Scored by One team.
    • 7 points for only correctly predicting the Winning Team.
    • 3 points for only correctly predicting the Number of Points Scored by one of the teams.
  13. Updated cumulative rankings are posted every Week during the Regular Season.
  14. Cumulative point totals are reduced to ZERO prior to the start of the Bowl Season.
  15. Updated cumulative rankings are posted every Day during the Bowl Season.
  16. After the $30 “Early Bird” Scholarship is paid, all remaining Prize Money is distributed as follows:
    • $30 registration fee refund is awarded to each of 14 Weekly Winners.
    • 60% of remaining collected fees is awarded to the Regular Season Champion.
    • 20% of remaining collected fees is awarded to the Regular Season Runner Up.
    • 20% of remaining collected fees is awarded to the Bowl Season Champion.
  17. The Challenger who earns the greatest number of points each week is the Weekly Winner unless they have already been a Weekly Winner, in which case the Challenger with the next greatest number of points is declared the winner.
  18. The Challenger who earns the greatest number of points during the regular season is the Regular Season Champion.
  19. Other Challengers among our winners include the Regular Season Runner Up & Bowl Season Champion.
  20. In the event of a tie  for any of the Cash Prizes, the tied Challenger with the most accurate prediction for the final game on the most recent pick sheet will be declared the winner.  Priority: predicted winner, total points scored, point difference – in that order.
  21. In the unlikely event of a game that is canceled for any reason, results will be tabulated for the games that were played.
  22. In the highly unlikely event of a system failure of any kind, alternate deadlines and/or methods of submitting picks may be announced.
  23. Challengers may play more than one Handle Name, if they wish.
  24. The registration fee is $30 per Handle Name played.
  25. Mail payment to:  Kevin Jeske-Polyak | 445 W. Blount Ave., No. 216 | Knoxville, TN 37920  before Thursday, August 24, 2017.

2017 PICK DEADLINES

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1. Wed, Aug 30, 10 pm (Eastern) . . . . . Week 1
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2. Wed, Sep 06, 10 pm (Eastern) . . . . . Week 2
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3. Wed, Sep 13, 10 pm (Eastern) . . . . . Week 3
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4. Wed, Sep 20, 10 pm (Eastern) . . . . . Week 4
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5. Wed, Sep 27, 10 pm (Eastern) . . . . . Week 5
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6. Wed, Oct 04, 10 pm (Eastern) . . . . . Week 6
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7. Wed, Oct 11, 10 pm (Eastern) . . . . . Week 7
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8. Wed, Oct 18, 10 pm (Eastern) . . . . . Week 8
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9. Wed, Oct 25, 10 pm (Eastern) . . . . . Week 9
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10. Wed, Nov 01, 10 pm (Eastern) . . .  Week 10    Remember Daylight Saving Time
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11. Wed, Nov 08, 10 pm (Eastern) . . . .  Week 11
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12. Wed, Nov 15, 10 pm (Eastern) . . . .  Week 12
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13. Wed, Nov 22, 10 pm (Eastern) . . . .  Week 13
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14. Wed, Nov 29, 10 pm (Eastern) . . . .  Week 14
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15. TBD . . . . . . . . . . . Bowl Season
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