This article explains how continuing your Pro Football Pick'em group through the playoff effects scoring and confidence points.
This article explains what confidence points are and how to assign them during the regular season and playoffs .
Welcome to Yahoo Sports Pro Football Pick'em, a weekly game that lets you show your skill and smarts by picking the winner of this year's regular season games. Commissioners of private groups have the option of extending their group's picks through the playoffs as well. Public "Fans of" and "Fans from" groups will not pick through the playoffs.
We'll post them to your Fantasy Profile once all leagues for that particular game have completed their Fantasy seasons (including playoffs ). The better you perform, the more trophies you'll have a chance to earn.
The object of Yahoo Sports Pro Football Pick'em is to accumulate as many points as possible by correctly picking the winning team in each of the games played during the season. Commissioners of private groups may elect to have their group pick games through the playoffs , but all public groups end at the conclusion of the regular season.
Yahoo Sports Pro Football Pick'em is a free game that runs through the entire 2012 professional football season — which begins on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012. The regular season is scheduled to end on Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, while the playoffs are scheduled to end on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013.
This can provide a helpful record if, for example, your group has agreed upon some informal, custom rules which apply only to your Group. Edit Group Settings: This allows you to edit some of the configurations you chose during registration, including the group password, whether to use confidence points, pick against the spread, use the Yahoo Sports tiebreak system, the start week for your group, whether to drop any scoring weeks, the group's pick deadline, and whether to continue through the playoffs .
Finally, you may elect to have your group pick through the playoffs .
Additionally, all Private Groups can allow for the exclusion of up to 16 scores. If one of these options is chosen, the selected number of lowest scores will automatically be dropped and not counted in the standings. Finally, you may elect to have your group pick through the playoffs .
If you score 10, 12 and 9 points in the first three weeks, your Total Points after Week 3 would be 22 (10 + 12), and your Dropped Points would be 9. If two low scores are excluded, your Total Points would be 12, and your Dropped Points would be 19. Note: Playoff weeks will not be considered for dropping in Pro Pick'em groups that pick through the NFL playoffs .