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Yea it's called Confidence Points.
There are 35 Bowl Games. So a Confidence point of 1 to 35 can be placed on each bowl game. Once that number is used, you can't use that number again.
So since we know LSU is going to whip the piss out of Clemson you'll want to put your highest confidence point number of 35. If LSU wins, you get 35 points.
Since we also know Florida is going to whip Louisville you'll put 34 on Florida. If they win you get 34 points. Can't put 35 points b/c you already used that on LSU.
Now since we have no clue who is going to win the Oregon vs K. State. game you put 1 point on them. So if you lose, you only lose 1 point.
The total number of confidence point you win in the end determines your score.
See how it works?
In my office we did it a little different. In years past it seems folks would rack up on their 31-35 Bowl points by picking TCU vs Chump State, or other VERY LopSided Bowl Games. So this year I made a rule that the Confidence points (31-35) could ONLY be used on the BCS Bowl Games.
Last edited by Franco; 12-28-2012 at 04:55 PM.
Thanks ULM for getting COMPLETELY DEMOLISHED! wow.... what a blow out.
Man I'm losing my tail off now...
I'm just glad the someone explained how the points work. Moved up to a tie for 4th place and lots of bowls games left.
Let go WV and Oregon St!
I was doing real well... now I have dropped a few games and its starting to hurt...
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