Well, after his uncanny prognosticative abilities, someone here will soon be sporting some brand, new SportsChump gear, while bragging to his friends, family and the entire blogosphere that he knows more about football than the rest of us… as he should.
Earlier this season, I hosted my first ever NFL over/under contest to test the predictive ability of my faithful readers. They showed up in hordes, if you want to call 19 participants hordes.
The tourney went down to the season’s final week before we were able to determine a winner.
So without further ado, gentlemen, in reverse order, here are your official results and their corresponding websites if they have one. Be sure to show them some love.
Ladies and gentlemen, I could not be prouder than to present this year’s title of grand swami to a bad-ass mofo himself, the man with the plan. He hosts his own weekly pick ‘em tournament over at Sports Review Magazine. He’s a lug-nut and probably, personally responsible for me winning BallHyped’s Sports Blog of the Year tournament. With 44 out of a possible 55 points, our winner….
Take a bow, sir. Please e-mail me your particulars, sir, so I can mail you out some love. I’ve been meaning to do it anyway but at least now, you can say you’ve earned it.
Alright, enough patting Han on the back as I’m pretty sure he’ll do enough of that himself.
I now segue into our NBA tourney in which we had nearly as many entrants: 13.
This futures contest ran a little differently.
I asked all of you ten questions about the 2011-12 season, then assigned them confidence points just as I did the NFL contest. Here are our answers:
Best of luck, gentlemen, and stay tuned for updates. Once again, a hearty congratulations to Hanahan and thanks for playing.