Cards & Noles Frightnight Showdown

Ok, the game is tonight instead of Friday night but it’s close enough to Halloween. The #2 Florida State Seminoles bring their incredible 23 game winning streak into Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium to face the Cards for the 15th time. FSU will be playing for their 13th win in the sereies. With the new playoff selection committee releasing their rankings Tueasday night, the ACC has 4 teams ranked without counting Notre Dame. The Louisville Cardinals #25 ranking only adds to the excitement of this game.
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Fantasy Football Entry Page: Week 10

Remember, the Confidential’s Fantasy Football game is structured to allow late entries.  THERE IS STILL TIME TO ENTER AND WIN THE OVERALL CONTEST!

OVERALL CONTEST:

We don’t go by total points for the whole season; rather, we just allow teams to win the week or not.  Whoever wins the most weeks, wins the overall prize.

Here are the standings:

OVERALL PRIZE STANDINGS:

1. Brian 3

2. Lenville Cards and M Caffrey   2 wins

4. Josh Vickery & ACaffrey 1 win

6.  The other billions of people on the planet  0 wins

For Week 9 results, see here.   For rules, see here.  As a reminder, to enter, simply comment below with an ACC QB, RB, WR, Flex, Defense, and Coach.  We’ll do the rest.

 

Entries due before kickoff of the first ACC/Notre Dame game, which is THURSDAY at 7pm this week!!!! 

 

“Rules to Build a Rivalry”

With the recent addition of Louisville to the ACC many have wondered, “What rivalries will the Cardinals develop in the conference?” It is difficult to say, as many general factors can go into developing a rivalry. Clearly you would think that things like being near each other regionally help, along with cultural similarities, and level of competition must play major roles in the development of rivalries.  Yes, they do, but those terms are vague, and by no means certain.  Consider FSU and UGA, they are closer together than most schools, yet other than the Dawgs poaching FSU assistants like it is their favorite past time, they are not real rivals.  Of course I am sure that frequency of play has a lot to do with the lack of a rivalry between the two today, but even if they played regularly there is no guarantee a healthy rivalry would develop.

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Confidential Survivor Pool Update: Week 9

After eight weeks, only 19entrants remain in the running for the prize.  Three folks were eliminated (blame the Virginia teams)

Here are the folks still in the running, as well as the picks that they have used to date:

No User Name Wk4 Wk1 Wk2 Wk3 Wk4 Wk5 Wk6 Wk7 Wk8
1 4 TIME CHAMPS-FINGERS CROSSED GT MIA PITT NCST VTC FSU ND LOU CLEM
2 ACAFFREY (COMMANDER CAFFREY) GT VIRG MIA NCST VTC FSU ND LOU BC
3 BCEAGLE74 BC NCST ND LOU VTC FSU MIA SYR CLEM
4 BLUEHOOS NCST WF ND BC VIRG FSU MIA LOU CLEM
5 CDWHIT09 BC DUKE PITT NCST VTC FSU ND LOU CLEM
6 CLEMSON82 GT DUKE ND LOU VTC FSU MIA SYR BC
7 DREW_WMS GT CLEM PITT NCST VIRG LOU ND DUKE BC
8 DSHRIMPTONIV DUKE GT PITT NCST VIRG FSU MIA SYR BC
9 INFIELDIN UNC MIA DUKE NCST VTC CLEM ND LOU BC
10 INTOTHEMEATGRINDER SYR DUKE PITT NCST VIRG FSU ND LOU BC
11 JFLIPPEN NCST LOU MIA DUKE VIRG FSU ND CLEM BC
12 MIKEMAB2000 ND FSU PITT NCST LOU GT CLEM SYR BC
13 MR. TAR HEEL NCST WF GT BC VIRG LOU MIA SYR UNC
14 MSU_DAWGS02 SYR WF ND BC VIRG FSU MIA LOU CLEM
15 RIVES33 NCST VIRG GT BC VTC CLEM MIA SYR UNC
16 SCHMHOO BC WF PITT NCST VIRG LOU ND CLEM MIA
17 TWOHOOS SYR WF ND NCST VIRG LOU MIA CLEM BC
18 UOFL223 VTC MIA DUKE LOU VIRG FSU ND SYR BC
19 WAHOO 88 SYR WF GT BC VIRG CLEM ND LOU MIA

Fantasy Football Entry Page: Week 9/Free October Contest!

Remember, the Confidential’s Fantasy Football game is structured to allow late entries.  THERE IS STILL TIME TO ENTER AND WIN THE OVERALL CONTEST!  But we are also running a separate free contest for October alone.  See below.

OCTOBER CONTEST:

The entrant with the highest score during one of the four October weekends will receive $25.00 via PayPal.  Hard to see anyone toppling Brian!  But remember to enter anyway.

OVERALL CONTEST:

We don’t go by total points for the whole season; rather, we just allow teams to win the week or not.  Whoever wins the most weeks, wins the overall prize.  Right now, Brian has three wins.  Lenville and MCaffrey have  2 wins, while ACaffrey has 1 win.  Plenty of time for someone else to enter and win the $75.00 prize.  For Week 8 results, see here.

 

For rules, see here.  As a reminder, to enter, simply comment below with an ACC QB, RB, WR, Flex, Defense, and Coach.  We’ll do the rest.

 

Entries due before kickoff of the first ACC/Notre Dame game, which is THURSDAY at 7pm this week!!!! 

 

Confidential Survivor Pool Update: Week 8

After eight weeks, only 22 entrants remain in the running for the prize.  Nobody was eliminated this week.

Here are the folks still in the running, as well as the picks that they have used to date:

No User Name Wk4 Wk1 Wk2 Wk3 Wk4 Wk5 Wk6 Wk7
1 4 TIME CHAMPS-FINGERS CROSSED GT MIA PITT NCST VTC FSU ND LOU
2 ACAFFREY (COMMANDER CAFFREY) GT VIRG MIA NCST VTC FSU ND LOU
3 BCEAGLE74 BC NCST ND LOU VTC FSU MIA SYR
4 BLUEHOOS NCST WF ND BC VIRG FSU MIA LOU
5 CDWHIT09 BC DUKE PITT NCST VTC FSU ND LOU
6 CLEMSON82 GT DUKE ND LOU VTC FSU MIA SYR
7 DRANDYT DUKE MIA GT LOU VIRG CLEM FSU SYR
8 DREW_WMS GT CLEM PITT NCST VIRG LOU ND DUKE
9 DSHRIMPTONIV DUKE GT PITT NCST VIRG FSU MIA SYR
10 INFIELDIN UNC MIA DUKE NCST VTC CLEM ND LOU
11 INTOTHEMEATGRINDER SYR DUKE PITT NCST VIRG FSU ND LOU
12 JFLIPPEN NCST LOU MIA DUKE VIRG FSU ND CLEM
13 MADCADDIES6 BC NCST ND LOU VIRG FSU CLEM SYR
14 MIKEMAB2000 ND FSU PITT NCST LOU GT CLEM SYR
15 MR. TAR HEEL NCST WF GT BC VIRG LOU MIA SYR
16 MSU_DAWGS02 SYR WF ND BC VIRG FSU MIA LOU
17 RIVES33 NCST VIRG GT BC VTC CLEM MIA SYR
18 SCHMHOO BC WF PITT NCST VIRG LOU ND CLEM
19 TJKAISER22 BC WF PITT DUKE LOU CLEM MIA SYR
20 TWOHOOS SYR WF ND NCST VIRG LOU MIA CLEM
21 UOFL223 VTC MIA DUKE LOU VIRG FSU ND SYR
22 WAHOO 88 SYR WF GT BC VIRG CLEM ND LOU

Fantasy Football Entry Page: Week 8/Free October Contest!

Remember, the Confidential’s Fantasy Football game is structured to allow late entries.  THERE IS STILL TIME TO ENTER AND WIN THE OVERALL CONTEST!  But we are also running a separate free contest for October alone.  See below.

OCTOBER CONTEST:

The entrant with the highest score during one of the four October weekends will receive $25.00 via PayPal.  We have seen some 150 point weeks already, so it may take that much to win the prize.  But remember to enter each week to increase your chances.

OVERALL CONTEST:

We don’t go by total points for the whole season; rather, we just allow teams to win the week or not.  Whoever wins the most weeks, wins the overall prize.  Right now, Brian, Lenville, and MCaffrey have  2 wins, while ACaffrey has 1 win.  Plenty of time for someone else to enter and win the $75.00 prize.  For Week 7 results, see here.

 

For rules, see here.  As a reminder, to enter, simply comment below with an ACC QB, RB, WR, Flex, Defense, and Coach.  We’ll do the rest.

 

Entries due before kickoff of the first ACC/Notre Dame game, which is THURSDAY at 7pm this week!!!!