Discussion Board
Welcome Guest! You can login or register. Login or Register.
4 Pages123>»

Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Zero2Cool  
#1 Posted : Thursday, September 20, 2012 12:22:02 PM(UTC)
I feel it's fully functional now so we'll call it BETA for a couple weeks until all the bugs are worked out.

How to submit a pick using NFL Picks?
Click on the team you predict to win. You'll see your selection under "Pick" column confirming your selection has been stored. To change your selection, click the other team.


If you see something incorrect or fishy, please post it here.

If you have suggestions for making this a more efficient/pleasant experience, please post it here.


Things To Come??




Updated by user Sunday, April 24, 2016 6:43:20 PM(UTC)  | Reason: Not specified

gbguy20  
#2 Posted : Friday, September 21, 2012 8:51:53 AM(UTC)
This is an awesome idea, I've been doing this on another forum for 5 years now. The only difference is, we've had to manually keep score the whole time, automating it on this site is awesome. We have since moved on to using this site: http://saseliminator.com/ to keep track for us.

By the way, I made picks but when I go back to look at them nothing is there. I tried to figure out if that is still supposed to happen and the last thing I read makes me think I should be able to see them, is this correct?
Zero2Cool  
#3 Posted : Monday, September 24, 2012 6:05:09 AM(UTC)
I'm really pleased with how this project has turned out. Unfortunately I had to remove everyone's picks after week 3. I didn't have the games sorted properly. Example, Sunday nights game was game 5 which is silly considering it's the 2nd to last game of the week so it should be game 15. Yeah, not a big deal, but it annoyed me ... it should be thursday game, noon games, late afternoon games, sunday game and monday night. Which is how it's laid out now for all weeks.

It's a work in progress, but again, I'm pleased with it.


Go ahead, make some more picks. Currently wpr is leading the way with 9 correct!
Pack93z  
#4 Posted : Monday, September 24, 2012 1:04:11 PM(UTC)
One Suggestion that I might request.. the ability to view others picks after the games are through.. or even before them, but that might induce a certain degree of influence and maybe a touch of treachery in ones picks.
Zero2Cool  
#5 Posted : Monday, September 24, 2012 1:31:24 PM(UTC)
Pack93z said: Go to Quoted Post
One Suggestion that I might request.. the ability to view others picks after the games are through.. or even before them, but that might induce a certain degree of influence and maybe a touch of treachery in ones picks.


An option to view other members picks is an excellent addition. However, I would oppose being able to see who has picked who in future weeks. If Member A has a two game lead on Member B, they could simply match their picks making it impossible for Member B to win.

Edit, I've moved some posts to an archive thread.
Zero2Cool  
#6 Posted : Thursday, September 27, 2012 9:01:56 AM(UTC)
C'mon get your pick in for tonights game!!
wpr  
#7 Posted : Thursday, September 27, 2012 9:16:42 AM(UTC)
Zero2Cool said: Go to Quoted Post
C'mon get your pick in for tonights game!!


mine were done a long time ago. I did double check my picks.

Let's Go Stanford!!!
Zero2Cool  
#8 Posted : Thursday, September 27, 2012 9:42:54 AM(UTC)
wpr said: Go to Quoted Post
mine were done a long time ago. I did double check my picks.

Let's Go Stanford!!!


I think Sunday I deleted all picks from week 4 and after. I didn't have the games sorted properly. The friggin Sunday night game was listed as game 5 or game 11 in some cases rather than game (second to last) 15. I know most probably don't care but I had to fix it before Shawn took advantage of my OCD!

The good news is you can check your picks so ...
Zero2Cool  
#9 Posted : Wednesday, October 3, 2012 1:21:27 PM(UTC)
Get your picks in!


There was a little loop where you could cheat, but that's been taken care of. No one took advantage of it, luckily. :)
wpr  
#10 Posted : Wednesday, October 3, 2012 1:52:10 PM(UTC)
root root root for the home team if they don't win it's a shame. (except for the Packers game.)
Zero2Cool  
#11 Posted : Thursday, October 4, 2012 7:36:28 AM(UTC)
Another thing, even if you missed the first week (week 4), don't worry about jumping in late. We're going to have a Week by Week winner too. Once I find time to figure out how to code it in. :)
Zero2Cool  
#12 Posted : Friday, October 5, 2012 9:17:07 AM(UTC)
Week by Week totals is completed and active on the beta site. When comfortable with it, I'll push it to the live site.

Viewing previous member picks is proving to be rather unpleasant.
Zero2Cool  
#13 Posted : Tuesday, October 9, 2012 8:19:33 AM(UTC)
This is awesome! We have about 15 participants. Very cool! I hope more folks join in on this! The more data I get this season, the more statistical analysis I can have prepared for next season!
Pack93z  
#14 Posted : Tuesday, October 9, 2012 8:53:50 AM(UTC)
Zero2Cool said: Go to Quoted Post
This is awesome! We have about 15 participants. Very cool! I hope more folks join in on this! The more data I get this season, the more statistical analysis I can have prepared for next season!


I think a leader board by correct percentage would be cool as well with partial participants.

% = Correct picks / Total Picks by member.

People will miss weeks.. this would give some comparison aspect in picks made.

One potential problem, some people might cherry pick games that they feel confident in. So maybe a protection that they have to pick full weeks to participate?
gbguy20  
#15 Posted : Tuesday, October 9, 2012 9:25:35 AM(UTC)
Apparently my picks didn't go through this week...oh well. it was fun while it lasted
Zero2Cool  
#16 Posted : Tuesday, October 9, 2012 9:25:48 AM(UTC)
Pack93z said: Go to Quoted Post
I think a leader board by correct percentage would be cool as well with partial participants.

% = Correct picks / Total Picks by member.

People will miss weeks.. this would give some comparison aspect in picks made.

One potential problem, some people might cherry pick games that they feel confident in. So maybe a protection that they have to pick full weeks to participate?


On the beta site you can see who won each week. I think doing a percentage will give folks creativity on abusing it.

Do you think people would cherry pick certain weeks? I could see some saying "eh, too many close games this week, I'll pass".
Zero2Cool  
#17 Posted : Tuesday, October 9, 2012 9:26:32 AM(UTC)
gbguy20 said: Go to Quoted Post
Apparently my picks didn't go through this week...oh well. it was fun while it lasted


What were your picks?
Zero2Cool  
#18 Posted : Tuesday, October 9, 2012 12:39:43 PM(UTC)
You can now check to see who had the most correct picks for each week.
macbob  
#19 Posted : Wednesday, October 10, 2012 6:37:36 PM(UTC)
Zero-

Not sure what's up, but when I first went in this week every game had a selection already. I made my picks, then came back today to change one, and the picks it showed me were NOT the ones I had made earlier in the week.

wpr  
#20 Posted : Wednesday, October 10, 2012 8:28:44 PM(UTC)
I picked mine a couple of weeks ago. Tweaked them a few days ago. They are still there.
Rss Feed
Users browsing this topic
Guest
4 Pages123>»
Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error

Fan Shout
Zero2Cool (11h) : Yes!!!!!
Porforis (12h) : "I said that too. Why don't you quote me?? I'm famous!" - Zero2Cool
Zero2Cool (15h) : I said that too. Why don't you quote me?? I'm famous!
uffda udfa (15h) : @ProFootballDoc says Rodgers could return Week 14 at earliest, and surgery speeds up return timeline.
Zero2Cool (16h) : McCarthy dropped a "bullshit" on packers.com stream. No delay apparently lol
Zero2Cool (16h) : @AaronNagler One thing is crystal clear: McCarthy is pissed at the way his team played yesterday.
Smokey (16h) : 2017 Packers are done , time to focus on the 2018 NFL Draft .
Zero2Cool (16h) : Mike McCarthy says Aaron Rodgers "suffered a significant injury". Will require surgery. Potentially season could be over.
Zero2Cool (16h) : McCarthy --Rodgers will have surgery. Potentially season is over.
Zero2Cool (17h) : NaVaorro Bowman will get his full-year salary from the 49ers AND get another $3 million from the Raiders.
Smokey (17h) : COOL !
Zero2Cool (17h) : added a links dropdown with some misc web links
Zero2Cool (18h) : Today's Birthdays: Laser Gunns (26)
Zero2Cool (18h) : #Packers have placed CB Quinten Rollins (ankle) on injured reserve to make room for QB Joe Callahan. Rollins was carted off yesterday.
Zero2Cool (20h) : ... no
Nonstopdrivel (22h) : Are you predicting a midseason collapse for the Eagles, Panthers, and Falcons?
Zero2Cool (16-Oct) : Rodgers comes back week 16 to beat Vikings and secure home field advantage. It has been said, it will be done.
Nonstopdrivel (16-Oct) : Romo's back wouldn't hold out two games behind the Green Bay line.
Zero2Cool (16-Oct) : No one wants Tony Romo on Packers. Can we please stop this? It's already old.
uffda udfa (16-Oct) : Tony Romo among those bandied about to replace Rodgers
beast (15-Oct) : Brit Favre is a lawyer now http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2481306-brittany-favre-mallion-daughter-of-a-qb-legend-creates-her-own-greatne
Zero2Cool (15-Oct) : dneedles12 I have covered the Packers for 30 years, watched them for almost 50. Never seen a game with this many injuries. #dontblametrainin
Smokey (15-Oct) : Where's Brit Favre , he's still got it .
Nonstopdrivel (15-Oct) : There's some speculation on Twitter that Green Bay might try to re-sign Bart Starr.
Zero2Cool (15-Oct) : Maybe having the starting OL intact wasn't so good.
Mucky Tundra (15-Oct) : BAKH AND BULAGA!
Zero2Cool (15-Oct) : Michael Beller ? @MBeller
Zero2Cool (15-Oct) : Jordy Nelson six TDs on 19 catches? That can’t help but slow down.
Zero2Cool (15-Oct) : OUT: CB Kevin King CB Davon House LB Ahmad Brooks OL Adam Pankey DT Montravious Adams LB Joe Thomas S Morgan Burnett
Zero2Cool (15-Oct) : First time this season that Aaron Rodgers will have both starting tackles Bryan Bulaga and David Bakhtiari..
buckeyepackfan (15-Oct) : GO! PACK! GO!
buckeyepackfan (15-Oct) : GOOD Mornimg Packer Fans! Gameday!
buckeyepackfan (15-Oct) : Brown us the new black!
Smokey (15-Oct) : Your just wrong Nerd, and you don't even know it .
nerdmann (15-Oct) : Blue is neutral.
Please sign in to use Fan Shout
2017 Packers Schedule
Sunday, Sep 10 @ 3:25 PM
SEAHAWKS
Sunday, Sep 17 @ 7:30 PM
at Falcons
Sunday, Sep 24 @ 3:25 PM
BENGALS
Thursday, Sep 28 @ 7:25 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Oct 8 @ 3:25 PM
at Cowboys
Sunday, Oct 15 @ 12:00 PM
at Vikings
Sunday, Oct 22 @ 12:00 PM
SAINTS
Sunday, Oct 29 @ 12:00 AM
- BYE -
Monday, Nov 6 @ 7:30 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Nov 12 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Sunday, Nov 19 @ 12:00 PM
RAVENS
Sunday, Nov 26 @ 7:30 PM
at Steelers
Sunday, Dec 3 @ 12:00 PM
BUCCANEERS
Sunday, Dec 10 @ 12:00 PM
at Browns
Sunday, Dec 17 @ 12:00 PM
at Panthers
Saturday, Dec 23 @ 7:30 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Dec 31 @ 12:00 PM
at Lions
Think About It
Think About It
Recent Topics
36m / Green Bay Packers Talk / MintBaconDrivel

43m / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

2h / Around The NFL / PackFanWithTwins

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Dulak

8h / Green Bay Packers Talk / musccy

10h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

10h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

11h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

11h / Green Bay Packers Talk / PackFanWithTwins

11h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Porforis

11h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Porforis

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

15h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

19h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

19h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

Headlines