The Swim with the Sharks contest is FREE for you to join. For 17 weeks you’ll need to pick the top performers without picking a player from the same team twice in one week.
You are required to choose 8 players, 1 QB, 2 RB, 3 WR, 1 TE and 1 K, all from different teams. Your lineup must be set each week, it does not carry over week to week. The player who scores the most fantasy points over 17 weeks (with two lowest weekly scores dropped) will be the winner.
Rosters must be finalized one hour before kickoff of the first game of the week. Pay attention to the early games if there are any that week. You will be locked out of the contest for that week if you don’t submit a roster on time.
- 1st Place – A Fantasy Sharks Diamond membership for the following season which includes a FantasySharks.com T-Shirt.
- 2nd & 3rd Place – A Fantasy Sharks Platinum membership for the following season.
- 4th & 5th Place – A Fantasy Sharks Gold membership for the following season.
All apparel comes in sizes M – 4XL only and we ship to the US and Canada ONLY. If you live outside of the US or Canada, you are still eligible for the free memberships, just not the apparel.
The following scoring system will be used to calculate player’s scores:
|3 pts – TD||6 pts – TD|
|1 pts – every 20 yards passing||1 pt – every 10 yards rushing|
|1 pt – every 5 completions||2 pts – 2 Pt conversion|
|-1 pt – every interception|
|2 pts – 2 Pt conversion|
|6 pts – TD||3 pts – Field Goal|
|1 pt – every 10 yards receiving||1 pt – Extra Point|
|1 pt – every reception|
|2 pts – 2 Pt conversion|
Good luck and enjoy the contest!
Legal Mumbo Jumbo
This contest is open to all FantasySharks.com members of legal age and to anyone who lives in a location where this game is not prohibited.
FantasySharks.com is not responsible for any late, lost, misdirected, incomplete, or damaged submissions. Nor are we responsible for any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the contest. In the unlikely event there are problems with the programming associated with the contest or used by FantasySharks.com, we’re not responsible.
In the event that the National Football League season is postponed, terminated early, or cancelled for any reason (such as a strike or lockout), FantasySharks.com
reserves the right to award prizes based on scores at the time the season is disrupted, to cancel, modify or suspend the game at its discretion. FantasySharks.com assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft of or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, subscriptions or picks. FantasySharks.com is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or entrants due to or resulting from technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or combination thereof, including injury or damage to participants or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials.
The contest will run the entire length of the regular football season.
The winner will be contacted via email, mail or phone within 14 days after the official results are posted at the conclusion of the contest. Winners are also posted on the FantasySharks.com web site. Winners must return via email or regular mail an affidavit of eligibility and a liability/publicity release (unless prohibited by law) within 15 days following attempted notification. Failure to comply with this requirement can result in disqualification. Any prize notification returned as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. By accepting a prize, the winner grants permission to FantasySharks.com to use their names, photographs, likenesses, voices, prize information and/or biographical information for publicity and promotional purposes without further compensation, unless prohibited by law. If a winner is disqualified an alternate winner will be selected.
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