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The Lions Win/Loss Prediction Contest

The Lions Current 2013 Record is 7-9

Contest Year Actual Final Record Winning Entry
 2000  9-7 Torey Luvullo & Mrs NetRat with 9-7 each
 2001  2-14 wolvy & the_iceman54 with 7-9 each
 2002  3-13 REPENT & huck at 3-13 each
 2003  5-11, 4th in Division, 6th Draft Pick SanDiegoLion at 5-11, 7th Pick in the Draft

Honorable mention to:
harringtonfan1130 with 5-11, 3rd in Division, 5th draft pick;
Katmandoo with 5-11, 3rd in Division, 8th draft pick;
Spoon with 5-11, 3rd in Division, 8th draft pick;
Teenerfan with 5-11, 3rd in Division, 10th draft pick.

 2004  6-10, 3rd in Division, 10th Draft Pick NyTrane at 6-10, 3rd in Division, 8th Draft Pick
 2005  5-11, 4th in Division, 7th Draft Pick Sprawl at 5-11, 4th in Division, 7th Draft Pick
 2006  3-13, 4th in Division, 2nd Draft Pick REPENT at 3-13, 4th in Division, 1st Draft Pick & Honorable Mention to Stoney6 at 3-13
 2007  7-9, 3rd in Division, 15th Draft Pick Rubicon nailed it and won the tie-breaker.
 2008   0-16, 4th in Division, 1st Draft Pick discodan won by virtue of being the closest with a 2-14 entry, 4th in Division, and the 1st pick in the 2009 draft.
 2009  2-14, 4th in Division, 2nd Draft Pick I Believe in Now & proof tied, both nailed it exactly.
 2010  6-10, 3rd in Division, 13th Draft Pick e10poohc, LionFanInLA, and hubgreg tied for the win by virtue of being the closest with a 6-10 entry, 3rd in Division, and the 12th pick in the 2010 draft.  No one picked 13th (I had 7-9, 3rd in division, 13th pick).
 2011  10-6, 2nd in Division, 23rd Draft Pick TNTmischief nailed it and won the tie-breaker.
 2012  5-11, 3rd in Division, 6th Draft Pick REPENT at 5-11 was the closest.
 2013  7-9, 3rd in Division, 10th Draft Pick LionFanInLA nailed it and won the tie-breaker.
 2014  ? ?

Enter the 2013 Contest During the End of August but before the 1st game of the Season: Enter Here

 

Entries Submitted, Click Here
(Check the tabs at the bottom, the file is sorted 3 different ways)

If you don't have excel or a program that can open the above link, try the free Open Office program available at http://www.openoffice.org or go to http://www.google.com and try google documents.


NFL Mock Draft 1st Round Contest

Be this year's M-Live Forum Draft Guru

Contest Year Winning Entry
2004 Winner & M-Live Forum Draft Guru OrigNorm
2005 Winner & M-Live Forum Draft Guru Rick Gosselin
2006 Winner & M-Live Forum Draft Guru Polish Genius
2007 Winner & M-Live Forum Draft Guru LuckyCharlie
2008 Winner & M-Live Forum Draft Guru DonWert
2009 Winner & M-Live Forum Draft Guru Rubicon
2010 Winner & M-Live Forum Draft Guru Rick Gosselin
2011 Winner & M-Live Forum Draft Guru MartzsEgo
2012 Winner & M-Live Forum Draft Guru Rubicon
2013 Winner & M-Live Forum Draft Guru Theo
2014 Winner & M-Live Forum Draft Guru Rubicon
2015 Winner & M-Live Forum Draft Guru ?

Brought to you by: Rubicon (SQL Database), Mrs. Rubicon (ASP & Design), and to a much lesser extent, myself (NetRats don't do SQL Databases or ASP very well, errr... okay, not at all).

Sign up now for 2014:  http://draftcontest.noip.me/mlive/draftcontest/login.asp


Detroit Lions Draft Contest

Be this year's Lions Draft Guru

Contest Year Winning Entry
Winner & 2003 Lions Draft Guru DieHard
Winner & 2004 Lions Draft Guru Nerv2622
Winner & 2005 Lions Draft Guru BobBarker & Nooner2
Winner & 2006 Lions Draft Guru Rubicon, Smokeypotamus, & TylerDurdan
Winner & 2007 Lions Draft Guru XlgRev
Winner & 2008 Lions Draft Guru DetFan1979 & kazoowimpy
Winner & 2009 Lions Draft Guru BlueLionsFan
Winner & 2010 Lions Draft Guru gclions & jbk & momasher25 & NetRat & NickBest & nost3 & SanMan020
(a 7 way tie)
Winner & 2011 Lions Draft Guru billboat
Winner & 2012 Lions Draft Guru BlueBlazer05 & MartzsEgo & staffordswife (a 3 way tie)
Winner & 2013 Lions Draft Guru bdo630 & Blackguard & BlueBlazer05 & BSims & DonLion & longhornlionized & smokeypotamus (a 7 way tie)
Winner & 2014 Lions Draft Guru bdo630
Winner & 2015 Lions Draft Guru ?

Enter now for 2013:  http://gorgonshire.tzo.com/mlive/draftcontest/login.asp


Gridiron Fantasy Football

Contest Year

Winning Entry
2004 Boo urns (aka nomoreboo)
2005 Boo urns (aka nomoreboo)
2006 djc307
2007 FalconDriver
2008 boo-urns
2009 boo-urns
2010 boo-urns
2011 Gatodelsol3636
2012 boo-urns
2013 FalconDriver
2014 ?

If your into fantasy football (or would like an easy one to learn on), try: http://games.espn.go.com/gridiron/frontpage and sign up for gridiron.  The private league that I created in 2013 is 'mlivers' with a password of: emkowisgod

If more then one league is involved in any year I will post the combined results from all the contests here to see who is in the lead.


Pick'em Contest

Contest Year

Winning Entry
2006 REPENT
2007 LongBallz
2008 Badsandman
2009 Murkfish
2010 Archer
2011 REPENT
2012 ?
2013 ?

If you want to play at picking the winning teams each week, try http://football.fantasysports.yahoo.com/pickem/  

The 2013 private league NetRat created is Lion's Nuts, Group: 15120, 
Password: poundtherock, also only best 16 of 17 weeks count.  
Maximum number of contestants is set to 50.

Play twice!  Yahoo, after making me create an entire league (which I did) and then advertised it's existence decided to then ask if I wanted to renew the league from last year and email all the players from last year.  So I did that too... now I have two leagues, so you all can get two chances to win by entering both.  GROUP ID# 15116 and the same password as above.


Survival Fantasy Football Contest

Contest Year

Winning Entry
2006 LongBallz' Lucky Strikes - 13 Weeks
2007 FalconDriver - 10 Weeks
2008 Wolvy's Winners - 11 Weeks
2009 I Believe in Now - 15 Weeks
Slick52 - 15 Weeks
SmokeyPotumas - 15 Weeks
Wolverine113 - 15 Weeks
2010 Mole - 15 Weeks
Mahgeeta - 15 Weeks
2011 DMatt - 9 Weeks
Archer - 9 Weeks
LionFanFormerlyInLA - 9 Weeks
2012 ?
2013 Nightrain NeckTie - 9 Weeks
LionFanFormerlyInLA - 9 Weeks
GoLions - 9 Weeks
Kennaaye - 9 Weeks
2014 ?

Same Yahoo Fantasy page for log in http://fantasysports.yahoo.com/

Click on Survival Football.  Join the 2013 league - group # 5709.  Password = colletto!    

^ (include the exclamation point) ^

Room for 50 people

Pick one team a week, if the team wins, you keep playing.  You pick a loser, you're done.  Only can pick a team once.

Play twice!  Yahoo, after making me create an entire league (which I did) and then advertised it's existence decided to then ask if I wanted to renew the league from last year and email all the players from last year.  So I did that too... now I have two leagues, so you all can get two chances to win by entering both.  GROUP ID# 5707 and the same password as above.


Salary Cap Fantasy Football Contest

Contest Year

Winning Entry
2006 Wayne Fontes
2007 BlackGuard
2008 I Believe in Now
2009 SaG NasTy BaLLeRz
   

Yahoo decided to run this contest entirely on facebook.  Since I don't agree with this move I will no longer be creating or running a salary cap fantasy contest at Yahoo... scroll up to see gridiron on ESPN, it's the same thing and the only one I'll be running now.


Fantasy Football Paid League

Contact me if you're interested for the next year.  Click on the link below for more information about Yahoo Fantasy Football (which I prefer over fox and nfl.com).

Yahoo! Sports Fantasy Football, complete customization, live scoring with StatTracker®


Yahoo Fantasy Football Contest
What The Heck League

Contest Year

Winning Entry
2007 Sandman's Wonwangers
2008 Citytown Cat Herders
2009 The NufTang Clan
2010 AZ Roar
2011 Citytown Cat Herders
2012 AZ Roar
2013 MrLions30
2014 ?

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