Think you know football? Think you know more about football than Amarillo Globe-News Sports Editor Lance Lahnert? Prove it!
Here's how to play!
Each week, you'll get to show off your smarts by picking the winner in local high school, NCAA and NFL games. If you're a diehard fan or just an armchair quarterback, I LASSOED LANCE gives you the chance to prove your football aptitude! Simply predict the winner of 12 predetermined games and their point spread each week. Pick more winning teams in a week than LANCE and you may be one of 4 players to win the weekly prizes*. In the case of a tie, the player who submitted the winning weekly ballot first will be the winner. Weekly winners will receive a voucher for 2 free Video on Demand events from Suddenlink Communications. The player with the highest number of points and most winning game picks will win the Grand Prize of an iPad3 and the second place finisher will receive a voucher for 6-months free internet, both courtesy of our sponsor, Suddenlink. The more you win, and the more you play, the more points you'll get toward the grand prize.
Features on this site include:
* Weekly and cumulative season rankings against all competitors
* Player stats and Lance's stats weekly
* Exclusive columns, video picks and commentary from Lance Lahnert
* The 'weekly wrap' extolling the virtues of Lance's picks each week
* Free registration to all users
* Bragging rights!
Here are the rules
- The contest runs for 10 weeks during football season. The first ballot will be posted online on September 2, and the last ballot of the season will be posted online November 4.
- All users must register in order to participate in the competition. Registration is free to all ages.***
- The new ballot goes on-line Sunday evenings at midnight. All registered users must have games selected by 5 p.m. on Thursday, CST. Users can edit their picks as often as necessary before the cut off time.
- Any games on any week not selected will be counted against you in your overall score and percentage.
- Lance's picks are made in his blog and video and will appear online each Thursday evening.
- Ballots and picks are tabulated and winners posted online each Monday.
- Prizes may be picked up at the Amarillo Globe-News located at 900 S. Harrison or mailed to you.
- All results are automatically calculated. All results at the end of the competition are final.
- Any and all disputes will be settled by the Amarillo Globe-News.
- Only one account per person, multiple accounts may result in disqualification.
- Questions and/or comments can be directed here.
- For registration issues or technical difficulties call 806.345.3374
Ready to go? Sign up Now!
*Each contestant is eligible for only one weekly prize.
**In the event of a tie resulting in more than one (1) Grand Prize winner, winners will be determined by date and time of registration. Early registrants have priority.
***All ages are invited to participate in the competition. Must be over 18 or accompanied by a parent or guardian to be eligible for the Grand Prize.
Offensive usernames and their registrants will be removed without notice.
By registering for ILassoedLance.com you are agreeing to these terms.
These rules are subject to change without notice to all users of ILassoedLance.com.