The NFL Super Contest is hitting the stretch run towards the end of the season and many of the entrants are searching for a perfect 5-0 week that will get their entry into the money. Since the NFL super contest is the premiere contest for professional and recreational handicappers to display their skills, finishing in the money is a big source of pride.
There is currently a two-way tie for the top spot in the contest as MALU MAN took advantage of a 5-0 week in week 11 to get 37.5 overall points and tie THERE WILL BE BLOOD for No. 1 overall. A consistent player in the leaderboard all year, KURLY is in third place with 37 points tied with MAKIN DOUGH. AL SR. and MIKE BOYD #1 are knotted at 36.5 and hold the fourth and fifth spots respectively.
Our entry here at BANG THE BOOK currently stands with 28 points and still within striking distance of grabbing some cash. Here are our picks for the week: BUF, KC, MIN, SD, NYG.
Here are the picks of leaders MALU MAN: HOU, JAX, MIN, ATL, GB and THERE WILL BE BLOOD PIT, TEN, ATL, STL, NYG which brings us to a look at the overall consensus for the contest this week.
The most popular pick in the contest is the Green Bay Packers who got 222 selections in Week 12. The New Orleans Saints (197) and the Atlanta Falcons (173) round out the top three highest selected teams from the contestants in the contest.
There are still several weeks to go in this contest and anything can happen as players scramble to get positioning and get their share of the big prize pool. Tune in and make sure to check out the recap and the consensus picks each week for the NFL super contest.