This post is sponsored by DraftKings.com.
Happy Wednesday, all.
With college football season kicking off next week, DraftKings is offering a Week 1 fantasy college football contest. It kicks off Sept. 3 at 6:00 EST with a $100,000 prize pool and first place winning $10,000. The top 1,150 participants are paid.
Draft Kings CFB rosters are made of nine players from at least two different teams representing at least two different games. The nine roster positions are as follows: QB, QB, RB, RB, WR, WR, WR, FLEX, FLEX (RB or WR). It’s a salary cap draft with $50,000 to work with.
Here’s the scoring system:
Passing TD = +4PTs
25 Passing Yards = +1PT (+0.04PT/ per yard is awarded)
300+ Yard Passing Game = +3PTs
Interception = -1PT
10 Rushing Yards = +1PT (+0.1PT per yard is awarded)
Rushing TD = +6PTs
100+ Yard Rushing Game = +3PTs
10 Receiving Yards = +1PT (+0.1PT per yard is awarded)
Reception = +1PT
Receiving TD = +6PTs
100+ Yard Receiving Game = +3PTs
Punt/Kickoff Return for TD = +6PTs
Fumble Lost = -1PT
2 Point Conversion (Pass, Run, or Catch) = +2PTs
Here’s how you can enter:
1. Draft your nine-man college football roster here
2. Pay your $20 entry fee or receive a FREE entry with your first deposit
3. Finish in the top 1,150 and get paid