The NFL Super Contest is a collection of some of the best handicappers in the world all vying for the title of the best NFL football picking expert. In order to be known as the best, winning the NFL Super Contest is a must. Many of tried to win it, but only a few have been luck y enough to claim the title.
With the contest nearing an end, it is more important than ever to post a winning week, if the handicapper has a shot at ending the year with a winning record and collecting some cash.
Currently KURLY holds the top spot with 50.5 points after finishing 3-2 a week ago. It is good enough for first place, but there are other handicappers in a position to take over the top spot with a good week.
JAY STONES also finished 3-2 on the week and that is good enough for second place with an overall point total of 50, but he is not alone as GFY and CARDIFF GIANTS both are tied with the same point total. PARTNERS sits all alone rounding out the top five with 49.5 points. This contest is so close that the top 27 handicappers on the leaderboard are separated by just five points.
Now on to the week 16 picks and consensus.
Here are the Week 16 picks for the top three contestants on the leaderboard.
GFY, NO, WAS, NYG, CLE, SF
JAY STONES, GB, DAL, STL, MIN, CLE
KURLY , DET, BUF, JAX, PHI, HOU
The Week 16 Consensus shows that the most popular play for this week with 232 picks is a tie. The Seattle Seahawks over the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday Night Football is tied with the Cincinnati Bengals over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
The next closest play is the New York Giants (207) over the Baltimore Ravens.
Here is a look at our entry here at Bang the Book and the pick for the week.
BANG THE BOOK CIN, JAX, NO, CLE, SD
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