1. LEAGUE OVERVIEW 1.1 Type: Pro Football Pickem 1.2 Size: 100 team max (25 team min) 1.3 Entry Fee: $25 per team 1.4 Weekly Payouts (17): 1st=$30 (for 61 team lg) 1.5 Season Payouts (8): 1st=$300, 2nd=$180, 3rd=$120, 4th=$75, 5th=$45, HighWinPicks=$60, HighWkPtsPct=$30, LowWkPtsPct=$30 (for 61 team lg)1.6 Pick deadline is 5 minutes before each game 2. LEAGUE DETAILS 2.1 This is a Pro Football Pickem group using standard Yahoo settings and rules unless specified otherwise in this file. 2.2 The season will last 17 weeks and will not include the NFL playoff season. 2.3 We will be using point spreads provided by Yahoo and confidence points for all games. 2.4 If 25 to 100 teams signup, the league will be played. (payouts will be adjusted based on the actual number of teams) 2.5 If 100 teams signup, each (extra) team will be given a refund or the option to join another league. 2.6 It is each managers responsibility to make and save their picks and confidence points before each deadline. 2.7 Anyone that has more than 1 team in the league or fails to follow the rules in this file or the Yahoo rules may be locked and disqualified from winning a payout. 3. COMMISSIONER TEAMS 3.1 The Commissioner will play as a regular active team in this league using the team name "The Commishinator". 4. FEES & PAYOUTS 4.1 All entry fees must be paid before the first game of the season using Paypal in US dollars. 4.2 This league has a $25 entry fee per team and the sender is responsible for Paypal fees (if any). 4.3 There are no Paypal fees for those in the US and Canada who use the "Friends and Family" option and use their Paypal balance or bank balance for payment. 4.4 If you choose to use a credit card for payment, you should use the "Friends and Family" option and select that the sender pays any fees. 4.5 If you are outside the US or Canada or you don't use the "Friends and Family" option, you should add any fees charged by Paypal to your payment amount so that after fees $25 will be received. 4.6 The Commissioner team will have no entry fee. 4.7 There will be 25 payouts (17 weekly payouts and 8 full season payouts) detailed below. 4.8 Each week 1 team with the highest weekly point total will get 2% of the entry fees. ($30 for 61 team lg) 4.9 The 1st place season point total winner will get 20% of the entry fees. ($300 for 61 team lg) 4.10 The 2nd place season point total winner will get 12% of the entry fees. ($180 for 61 team lg) 4.11 The 3rd place season point total winner will get 8% of the entry fees. ($120 for 61 team lg) 4.12 The 4th place season point total winner will get 5% of the entry fees. ($75 for 61 team lg) 4.13 The 5th place season point total winner will get 3% of the entry fees. ($45 for 61 team lg) 4.14 1 team with the most wins (in the W-L standings) will get 4% of the entry fees. ($60 for 61 team lg) 4.15 1 team with the highest points percentage for a single week will get 2% of the entry fees. ($30 for 61 team lg) 4.16 1 team with the lowest points percentage for a single week will get 2% of the entry fees. To qualify for this payout a team must have made all team and confidence pts picks for the week. ($30 for 61 team lg) 4.17 The remainder of the entry fees will go to the Commissioner to cover league setup and management.4.18 A single team can receive more than one payout if they win more than one weekly payout and/or more than one full season category. 4.19 In the event of a tie for the weekly point winner, the Yahoo tiebreaker(s) will be used (usually the Monday night score). 4.20 In the event of ties for the season winners, the payout(s) will be split among all tied teams. Example: A 2-way tie for 1st would have the top 2 teams split the 1st & 2nd place payouts. 4.21 All payouts will be made using Paypal to the same email address from which the entry fee was received. 5. REGISTRATION DETAILS 5.1 Please read this entire file before registering. 5.2 Send the $25 entry fee to firstname.lastname@example.org using Paypal and choose the "Friends and Family" option. (See section 4 if you are using a credit card or you are outside the US or Canada) 5.3 DO NOT write anything in the Paypal Comment/Subject areas. 5.4 Send a separate email to email@example.com that includes your Paypal address, the total amount sent, your team name and the league you are paying for. 5.5 Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis and the order your Paypal payment and email is received will determine your priority. 5.6 Any unpaid teams may be removed from the league without notice to make room for other teams. 5.7 If the league is cancelled due to not enough teams, you will be given a refund or the option to join another league. 5.8 You will not be given a refund if you change your mind or drop out for any other reason or if you fail to make picks before the deadline 6. Play hard, Play fair, Have fun!