Football Contests 2015

Pay Contests

The contests in this category require that you to pay an entry fee that can’t be recouped unless you win a prize. In most cases, the year-end prizes are dominant, meaning that you either have to be a local or arrange for a proxy (where allowed) to get your picks in every week of the season. Most of the contests return 100% of the money collected. Remember that the high-entry-fee contests are the ones the pros play and these guys are good. If you play the SuperContest or the Golden Nugget contest, you’ll face stiff competition.

LocationContest NameEntry Fee
Aliante Casino & HotelAirin' it Out Football Contest$25
All Station CasinosLast Man Standing/College$25
All Station CasinosLast Man Standing/NFL$25
CasaBlanca/Virgin RiverHandsome Zach's 5-Dime Challenge$25
Golden NuggetFriday Football Showdown$2,000
Westgate Las VegasSuperContest$1,500
William Hill -- All LocationsPro Pick 'Em$25
PT's -- All LocationsPro Pick 'Em-PT's25 Base Points = 1 entry

 

Free Contests

These contests have no entry fees, making them suitable to play at any time during the season and the best choice for out-of-towners. They are essentially winner-take-all formats, so it’s unlikely that you’ll cash, but free is free — having an entry means you’re in action and if lightning strikes, it’s a big payday.

LocationContest NameEntry Fee
Coast CasinosPick the ProsFree
Ellis IslandPassport Pick 'EmFree
Hard RockGridiron MaidenFree
RampartRed Zone To RichesFree
Station Casinos - All locationsGridiron GloryFree
Gaming TodayBeat the Big DogFree
Silver SevensPro Football ChallengeFree

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