SteemDecathlon S02WE1E02 Baby Needs a new pair of Shoes! - Theme - 'NFL Week 01 Picks' - hope springs eternal.

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Welcome to Steem Decathlon Season #2 Contest: Baby Needs a new pair of Shoes


So let's get started with season picks!

So time for our Week Number 1 NFL football themed contest...


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What it's about.


  1. Every participant must complete all the tasks in this list for their entry to be valid.

  2. If you violate any of the instructions in this list your entry will not be valid.

  3. You can only have 1 entry.

  4. If you won a prize in the last time you played in the Steem Decathlon you are required to power up AT LEAST 40% of the rewarded Steem. Please note you just are not required to keep re powering it up. You are doing this to build the community and build the Prize Pools. Considering all winners will be doing the same the Prize Pools will increase dramatically over time.

  5. Upvote and resteem this post, and follow me before you put your entry in, so we can get your friends invited, build the reward pool, and so you know when the next event winners are announced.

  6. You must make your entry prior to your picks start time.

  7. DO NOT POST YOUR ANSWERS TO THE TRIVIA HERE (automatic disqualification)

  8. Setup a Blog Post with the following Title:
    SteemDecathlon S02WE1E02 Baby Needs a new pair of Shoes! - Theme - 'NFL Week 01 Picks' - hope springs eternal. - Entry

  9. And set the first tag #steemdecathlon

In the post you will make a list of your 5 picks, (labeled q1 to q5) followed by the answers to the 8 Trivia Questions (labeled q6 to q13)…..

To start you need to pick 5 games from list of games this week.
NFL Games to pick from on WEEK:1

Visiting Team Home Team
a2Buffalo Bills @ b2Baltimore Ravens
a3Pittsburgh Steelers @ b3Cleveland Browns
a4Cincinnati Bengals @ b4Indianapolis Colts
a5Tennessee Titans @ b5Miami Dolphins
a6San Francisco 49ers @ b6Minnesota Vikings
a7Houston Texans @ b7New England Patriots
a8Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ b8New Orleans Saints
a9Jacksonville Jaguars @ b9New York Giants
a10Kansas City Chiefs @ b10San Diego Chargers
a11Washington Redskins @ b11Arizona Cardinals
a12Dallas Cowboys @ b12Carolina Panthers
a13seattle Seahawks @ b13Denver Broncos
a14Chicago Bears @ b14Green Bay Packers
a15New York Jets @ b15Detroit Lions
a16St. Louis Rams @ b16Oakland Raiders

Choose 5 game winners (Q1-Q5) use the code to represent them

For Example:
Q1) B1
Q2) a3
Q3) b7
Q4) a8
Q5) a11

Trivia Questions:

Q6. Which of these players was the last player to lead the NFL in rushing during a full season without gaining 1,000 yards?
a. Paul Lowe

b. Gayle Sayers

c. Jim Nance

d. Jim Brown

e. Jim Thorpe

Q7. Which of these teams scored the least points per game?
a. 1976 Tampa Bay Buccaneers

b. 1991 Indianapolis Colts

c. 2000 Cleveland Browns

d. 1977 Tampa Bay Buccaneers

e. 1976 New York Jets

Q8. Name the first teammates to have 1,000 receiving yards in the same season.
a. Al Toon & Wesley Walker

b. Raymond Berry & Lenny Moore

c. Fred Bilentkoff & Warren Wells

d. Harold Jackson & Charley Taylor

e. Don Maynard & Art Powell

Q9. Name the first quarterback to win a passing title, and had less than 5 interceptions in the season?
a. Brett Faurve

b. Joe Nameth

c. Fred Grange

d. Charlie Connerly

e. Fran Tarkinton

Q10. Which of the following was the first to a record for over 70,000 career passing yards in Pro Football, when he retired?
a. Dan Marino

b. John Unitas

c. Brett Favre

d. Warren Moon

Q11. After a team scores, they must then kick off to their opponents to give them a fair chance to come back and redeem the points they had just lost. My team was a little worse than most. We went 3-13 with a defense that ranked second to last while our offense was third to last. In fact, the only positive to come out was my play, when I set the NFL record for becoming the first person to return over 80 kicks in a single season.
a. Josh Scobey

b. Chris Carr

c. Michael Lewis

d. MarTay Jenkins

Q12. Which of the following defensive stars does not have at least 100 career sacks?
a. Lawrence Taylor

b. Neil Smith

c. Derrick Thomas

d. Mike Singletary

Q13. Which of these NFL players has not thrown for at least 38 touchdowns in a season?
a. Dan Marino

b. Brett Favre

c. Kurt Warner

d. John Elway

10) Make sure to only place you answers on your blog post. After you make your blog post, reply to this post with a link to your post Every correct answer and pick gets a point, rain outs win 0 points. Each point will equate to a participation point, so answer the questions to appear on the leader boards.

11) I will announce the winners a few days after it is over in a post with the words [RESULT] infront of the title. The reward pool distribution will come out shortly after 7 days when the upvote rewards on this post are sent to me.

12) One new rule anyone getting less than 50% right in the Answers will get participation points and contest points for the overall leaderboard, but can not win a reward for that event. Monies will be used to promote future events.

13) The top 3 places will split the reward pool for this event 50, 30 , 20 (you can only win one reward per event).

14. I will announce the winners a few days after it is over in a post with the words [RESULT] infront of the title. The reward pool distribution will come out shortly after 7 days when the upvote rewards on this post are sent to me.

15. The entries will be excepted only till 4 days from today at 10:30 am e.s.t on 9/6/2016.

I declare the SteemIt Decathlon Event 3 open.

Other events start every day or two.
Don't miss out....
The prize pools are already been over $50 this season!

The entry Period will end on Sun 4:20PM e.s.t on 9/2/2016.

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nice quiz


thank you...
good to see you back!


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